damaging wind warning
Alert

Damaging winds forecast for Sunday

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology Severe Weather Warning for DAMAGING, LOCALLY DESTRUCTIVE WINDS For people in King Island, Furneaux Islands, Western, Upper Derwent Valley, South East, North East, East Coast, North West Coast, Central North, Central Plateau and Midlands Forecast Districts. Issued at 9:12 am Saturday, 14 August 2021. DAMAGING,

Full Story »
Business

In the News: First Community Achiever Award presented

TODAY’S 17th print edition of New Norfolk and Derwent Valley News announces the selection of New Norfolk man Tim Size as the first recipient of the new Derwent Valley Community Achiever Award which has been introduced by the newspaper in partnership with Banjo’s New Norfolk. While he is well known

Full Story »
Alert

Flooding no longer expected

Final Flood Warning for the River Derwent Issued at 2:35 pm EST on Thursday 12 August 2021 Flood Warning Number 2: FLOODING IS NO LONGER EXPECTED ALONG RIVER OUSE AND RIVER DERWENT River rises are occurring due to recorded rainfall but flooding is no longer expected in the River Derwent

Full Story »
two men playing Australian football
Sport

Colts flew the flag on a tough weekend for the Eagles

THE Eagles were back at home on Boyer Oval last Saturday for important games against the Dodges Ferry Sharks, while the women’s team was away playing OHA at Geilston Bay. The day began with the Eagle Colts playing sixth-placed Dodges Ferry following a good win against Sorell the previous week.

Full Story »
flood warning logo
Alert

Minor flood warning for the River Derwent

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, Tasmania Initial Minor Flood Warning for the River Derwent Issued at 7:13 pm EST on Wednesday 11 August 2021 Flood Warning Number: 1 MINOR FLOODING MAY DEVELOP IN THE RIVER DERWENT CATCHMENT THURSDAY EVENING Minor flooding may develop in the River Derwent catchment Thursday evening.

Full Story »
Tasmania police flag
Alert

Fatal crash at Glenora overnight

UPDATED: As of 11am, police report that Gordon River Rd has re-opened to traffic following this morning’s fatal accident. EARLIER: A man died in a crash on Gordon River Rd near Glenora early this morning, police have advised. The road between Glenora and Westerway is likely to remain closed for

Full Story »
News

Corumbene Village opens its doors

THE Village at Corumbene in New Norfolk is poised to open its doors and play a part in easing the state’s housing crisis. With support from the State Government, Corumbene Care has built 18 independent living units and expressions of interest are now being accepted from potential tenants. The units

Full Story »
Logo for local football scores
Sport

New Norfolk v Dodges Ferry

RESULTS from Boyer Oval, New Norfolk, where the New Norfolk Eagles men’s teams are playing Dodges Ferry. Seniors – Dodges Ferry 15.11 (101) v New Norfolk 6.7 (43) Reserves – Dodges Ferry 12.9 (81) d New Norfolk 2.7 (19) Colts – New Norfolk 11.13 (79) d Dodges Ferry 4.1 (25)

Full Story »
News

Rosehaven’s final go-around starts tonight

THE television show that put New Norfolk on the map is about to roll out its final season, starting tonight. Filmed in the Derwent Valley and other southern Tasmanian locations last summer, the popular ABC-TV comedy Rosehaven has just eight episodes left to show. Written by and starring Luke McGregor

Full Story »
Sport

New Norfolk golf results – July 31

Saturday 31/7/2021 Stroke – A Grade gross: J. Hall 72, L. Post 73, A. Lowe 75; Nett: I. Zwart 73-7-66, D. Post 79-12-67, G. Smith 78-10-68; B Grade gross: L. McKenzie 85, M. Wardlaw 89 c/b, M. Smith 89; Nett: M. Woodhams 88-16-72 c/b , B. Coy 85-13-72, B. Hall

Full Story »
derwent valley council logo
DV Council

Late ballots block council staff industrial action

A UNION representing staff at the Derwent Valley Council will apply to Fair Work Australia for another vote on protected industrial action after a recent ballot was declared to have failed to reach the minimum number of votes required. The Australian Electoral Commission said the majority of the votes cast

Full Story »
flood warning logo
Alert

Final flood warning for the River Derwent

Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology, Tasmania Final Flood Warning for the River Derwent Issued at 10:48 am on Tuesday 3 August 2021 Flood Warning Number 7: NO FURTHER FLOODING EXPECTED RIVER DERWENT BELOW MEADOWBANK River levels along the River Derwent below Meadowbank Dam are expected to remain below the minor

Full Story »

Local Weather

COVID-19 Advice and Links

Latest headlines

Filter by topic

New Norfolk News Archive

RSS Tas articles feed

Logo of New Norfolk and Derwent Valley News

Subscribe to free daily news email

* indicates required
/ ( mm / dd )