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Horserider wowed Anzac Day crowd

A LOCAL ex-servicewoman dressed in the uniform of the famous Australian Light Horse was an unexpected highlight of New Norfolk’s main Anzac Day service yesterday. A last-minute addition to the program, Kristie Carmichael and her horse Sonny led the short march by veterans at the start of the service. While

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The Derwent Valley remembered at dawn

ANZAC Day Dawn Services have been held this morning at New Norfolk, Gretna and Fentonbury, with 11am services to follow at New Norfolk, Bushy Park, Hamilton and Bothwell. At New Norfolk, parade marshal Dale Britten led about 20 local veterans on the short march from the RSL Club to the

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Events

Gallery: Targa Tasmania at New Norfolk

ABOUT 250 cars participating in this year’s Targa Tasmania were on show at New Norfolk during the competitors’ early lunch break on Friday. This regrouping outside the Derwent Valley PCYC was followed by a competitive stage conducted on Molesworth Rd.  

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All you need to know for Anzac Day in the Valley

IGNORE what you’ve been seeing on social media – here’s what you need to know about Anzac Day in the Derwent Valley and Central Highlands this Sunday. Yes, it is on. No, you don’t need a ticket. Yes, you might need to sign in under the coronavirus precautions. Yes, veterans

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Special edition of the News out tomorrow

IT’S only been two weeks since the last issue, but a special edition of New Norfolk and Derwent Valley News will be published tomorrow (Friday) to bring you all the latest local news and update you on the May 1 election. We have statements and photos of nearly all 19

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Targa in town tomorrow

DAY 5 of Targa Tasmania will see the fleet make its way from the West Coast tomorrow morning (Friday), passing through the Derwent Valley with competitive stages at Tarraleah and Molesworth, and a mid-morning break at New Norfolk. There will be several road closures between Queenstown and Molesworth throughout the

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Labor pledges cash boost for online access centres

ONLINE access centres at New Norfolk, Glenora, Ouse and beyond will receive $10,000 grants for equipment upgrades if the Labor Party wins government at the State Election on May 1. The Derwent Valley Online Access Centre, co-located with the New Norfolk Library, was the venue for this morning’s campaign announcement

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Alert

Frost warning for the Derwent Valley

Frost Warning for the Upper Derwent Valley, North West Coast, Central North, Midlands, East Coast and South East forecast districts Issued at 3:38 pm on Tuesday 20 April 2021. Frosts with temperatures down to -2 degrees are forecast for Tuesday evening and Wednesday morning in parts of the North West

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Politics

Meet the candidates for Derwent

THREE candidates are contesting the Legislative Council seat of Derwent in the elections being held on May 1. The election is the first since revised Upper House electoral boundaries came into effect in 2017. The change means that Derwent once again incorporates the whole of the Central Highlands and Derwent

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Sport

New Norfolk golf results – April 7-17

Saturday 17/4/2021 Stroke – A Grade gross: S. Eiszele 69, L. Post 70, A. Lowe 74; Nett: G. Heron 73-5-68 c/b, J. Rainbird 70-2-68, R. Dureau 80-11-69; B Grade gross: G. Triffitt 84, B. Hall 88 c/b, P. Foster 88; Nett: G. Bailey 78-13-65, M. Heron 81-18-73, M. Minton 87-13-74;

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Sport

New Norfolk v Hobart

THE New Norfolk District Football Club travelled to the TCA Ground in Hobart for three matches against Hobart in Round 3 of the Southern Football League today. The Eagles won their encounter with the Hobart reserves but lost the senior and colts games. SENIORS: Hobart 12.18 (90) d New Norfolk

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