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Out today!The Derwent Valley Gazette, full of local news, views, sport, fishing and much more. Grab a copy, support local, buy local. ... See MoreSee Less

The Friendliest Market in Tasmania is open for trading! Such a glorious day here in Derwent Valley, and great to see another one of our local politicians, Guy Barnett MP supporting our local market! 💙 ... See MoreSee Less

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The DVCB are back for 2021! 🥁🎺🎷🎵

With plenty of gigs and concerts already lined up we’re diving into some new music to share with you all.

See you soon!
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Monday 25 January 2021 has been declared a Day of Total Fire Ban for 12 municipalities in southern Tasmania.

The declaration of a Total Fire Ban means that no fires are allowed in the open air, including incinerators, burn-offs, campfires, fire pots, and wood-fuelled barbecues.

The total fire ban is in force in the following municipalities:
❌ Brighton
❌ Derwent Valley
❌ Hobart
❌ Sorell
❌ Central Highlands
❌ Glamorgan Spring Bay
❌ Huon Valley
❌ Southern Midlands
❌ Clarence
❌ Glenorchy
❌ Kingborough
❌ Tasman
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Australia Day, Tuesday January 26th 2021
The MCA will be hosting an Australia Day event.

*PLEASE NOTE: We will have a sign in sheet for contact tracing purposes, and sanitiser available for attendees.
We ask that you please complete this form before heading out for the walk, or before you join us for lunch and games*

Meeting at the Playground at 10:00, we will head off for a walk/run to June Caves and back, and then a free BBQ utilising our new shelter at the Park.
Sausages, Hamburgers and soft drink will be available to enjoy.

Afterwards, join us for some fun and games!

We thank Derwent Valley Council for their kind contribution to the BBQ on the day.
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Have you checked out the new beginner mountain bike trails Maydena Bike Park? Park and canteen are also back open 7 days until the end of April. ... See MoreSee Less

Following more than two years of negotiations, Derwent Valley Council have signed an agreement with Salamanca Arts Centre (SAC) allowing SAC and Derwent Valley Arts (DVA) to utilise the The Barracks building in Willow Court.

The agreement will enable the commencement of an on-going community arts and cultural events program and develop a strong ongoing arts presence in the area, helping continue activation of the Willow Court precinct.

Derwent Valley Mayor Ben Shaw says “Derwent Valley Council is committed to supporting the growth of arts and culture in the region. We have a growing population from the arts community moving to, and visiting the Valley and this is a step in the right direction for continued growth."

Read the full Media Release:
www.derwentvalley.tas.gov.au/council/latest-news/arts-body-takes-control-of-the-barracks-at-willo...

Pictured L-R, SAC CEO Joe Bugden, DVA's Sam George-Allen and Alexander Okenyo, Mayor Ben Shaw, SAC Chair Margaret Reynolds.
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Hi all, this looks like a good fun thing to do on a lazy Sunday, get over to High Street and surrounds, look at some cool cars and support the businesses that will stay open for the day..
I’ve met with these guys and this is a lead in to what could be something big for NN in regards to car shows. So get along and support, or even join in the ride if you have a nice old car.

***From Tony the organiser.***

Have Richmond Breakfast or just a coffee

FIRST 200 vehicles get a 2021 entrant cap

Entrance to RICHMOND VILLAGE GREEN via CARPARK AT REAR (Next to police station)
Green is opposite the Caltex Servo Main St

VETERAN/VINTAGE/ CLASSIC/ HOTRODS
CHROME BUMPER RUN

Departure from 1030am - 12 noon by ERA of vehicle
(Along the lines of “The Bay to Birdwood SA run)

Info pack on the day for designated route n cafe maps etc

Bobby n myself (The “GASTBY BROS” inc) wish to thank with the assistance of

NEW NORFOLK BUSINESSES ALLIANCE
VETERAN CAR CLUB Southern Section
ROBBIE ISLES BANJOS NEW NORFOLK
TANDAM CAR CARE
DERWENT VALLEY COUNCIL
ID CLOTHING
ARIZONA SPEED SHOP

SEE YOU THERE
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Have you seen the #unquestionablyderwentvalley hops symbol on our cans and on the banner outside our bar?

We're blessed to be brewing in this spectacular corner of the earth and proud to call it our home 🌿

Come visit our bar in New Norfolk (25mins from Hobart) try some of our beers on tap and take some home with you. We're open tonight til late, and this Saturday & Sunday from 10am til late.

🚩 7 High Street, New Norfolk (opposite Guardian Pharmacy)
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Acknowledgement of Country. We pay respect to the traditional and original owners of this land the Leenowwenne people of the Big River Nation. We pay respect to those who have passed before us and acknowledge today’s Tasmanian Aboriginal community in the Derwent Valley.

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