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Alert

Styx bushfire advice message

TASMANIA FIRE SERVICE ADVICE MESSAGE FOR STYX Issued At: 12/03/2021 3:29pm CLICK HERE FOR LATEST UPDATE There is a bushfire at Styx Road, Styx. There is no immediate threat. The fire remains stable, is not running or out of control and no properties are under threat. Water bombing aircraft are operating in

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Smoke alert for Derwent Valley

TASMANIA FIRE SERVICE SMOKE ALERT FOR NEW NORFOLK, BUSHY PARK, WESTERWAY AND GRETNA Issued At: 11/03/2021 9:36am CLICK HERE FOR LATEST UPDATE There is a bushfire at Styx Rd, Styx. There is no threat to communities. There may be smoke and ash from this fire visible around New Norfolk, Bushy Park, Westerway and

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Sport

Second Eiszele medal for Nathan Heron

THE New Norfolk Cricket Club held its sixth annual Adrian Eiszele Medal count on Saturday night, with the award for the club’s best and fairest male player being awarded to Nathan Heron for the second time in three years. Heron (pictured above with Adrian Eiszele) took out the Eiszele Medal

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Events

Open doors at Westerway Primary School this Thursday

WESTERWAY Primary School acting principal Michelle Waldock has invited the community to an open afternoon this Thursday. Dr Waldock (pictured above) is standing in for Andrea Long who has been appointed acting principal at Richmond Primary School for the first half of the year. “I congratulate Andrea on her appointment

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Sport

New Norfolk golf results – February 24-March 6

Saturday 6/3/2021 Third Roumd Drummond Club Championships Stroke – A Grade gross: B. Rainbird 68, A. Lowe 69, L. Wardlaw 70; Nett: J. Wilton 74-9-65, A. Lowe 69-3-66, L. Wardlaw 70-3-67; B Grade gross: G. Duggan 81 c/b, L. McKenzie 81, G. Triffitt 83; Nett: G. Duggan 81-13-68 c/b, L.

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Alert

Smoke alert for Molesworth and Collinsvale

TASMANIA FIRE SERVICE: A SMOKE ALERT FOR MOLESWORTH AND COLLINSVALE Issued At: 07/03/2021 11:29am CLICK HERE FOR LATEST ADVICE There is a bushfire at Wyre Forest Road, Molesworth. There is no threat to communities. There may be smoke and ash from this fire visible around Molesworth and Collinsvale. What to do: People with medical

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Bushfire advice message for Molesworth and Lyell Hwy

TASMANIA FIRE SERVICE: BUSHFIRE ADVICE MESSAGE FOR MOLESWORTH, LYELL HIGHWAY, MURPHYS FLAT Issued At: 06/03/2021 4:11pm CLICK HERE FOR LATEST ADVICE Water bombing aircraft are operating in support of the fire at Wyre Forest Road, Molesworth. Aircraft are accessing water from the River Derwent near Murphys flat. Watercraft in area are requested to maintain

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News

Heather’s story in the News tomorrow

MEDICAL challenges have provided a rough few months for Heather Quarry, but she’s still standing, still laughing, and she shares her story in the March print edition of New Norfolk and Derwent Valley News tomorrow (Friday). Now living at Plenty after a full and active life that took her from

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News

VIDEO: Peter Hudson unveils statue in New Norfolk

A LARGE crowd attended the unveiling of a bronze statue of AFL football great Peter Hudson at Arthur Square in New Norfolk yesterday morning. Surrounded by family and friends, Hudson said it was one of the best days of his life. He acknowledged the dedication of Nick Cracknell and Leon

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Health

‘No ambulance’ for New Norfolk last night

LACK of staff forced the temporary closure of the New Norfolk Ambulance Station last night, Legislative Councillor Craig Farrell revealed earlier today. “The ambulance station was closed from 6pm last night to 8am this morning because no crew was available,” Mr Farrell said. Mr Farrell, who is up for re-election

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Events

All welcome in Survivor’s Lap at Relay For Life tomorrow

ALL cancer survivors and carers are welcome to take part in one of the key events of this weekend’s fifth Derwent Valley Relay for Life, alongside the registered participants. To be held at Tynwald Park from 11am tomorrow (February 27) until 9am on Sunday, the event will see teams walking

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