Sunday, 19 January 2020
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Inside the Huon News this week

Inside the Huon News this week

Last Wednesday the Huon News met with the Governor General His Excellency the Honourable Sir Peter Cosgrove, who visited Geeveston to chat to those affected by the Riveaux Road fire.  As the head of the Cyclone Larry recovery taskforce, he offers his encouragement and advice on how best to achieve good recovery outcomes. We also have the details of Tasmania's latest literary festival,...

Tiffany Eckhardt - The Fire Song

The Fire Song - written and performed by Tiffany Eckhardt Tiffany Eckhardt - vocals / guitar Tom Steel - electric guitar Dave Steel - acoustic guitar / bass / percussion Video / photos - The Huon Valley News
A time for recovery

A time for recovery

This week's Huon News looks at how first responders, the community and local business are tackling the start of the recovery phase while still remaining vigilant for flare ups of the Riveaux Road fire ahead of more hot weather predicted for this weekend. We also visit the Huonville Primary School's new nature based playground and attend the launch of the 27th annual A Taste of the Huon...
The bushfire edition of the Huon News

The bushfire edition of the Huon News

With much of Franklin evacuated last Wednesday, the Wednesday, January 30 edition of the Huon News did not make it to press, the first week there has not been a scheduled Huon News since World War II. This week the Huon News talks to some of those affected by the bushfires that have been breathing down the neck of the Valley since the dry lightning storm of January 15. With cooler conditions...
This week's Huon News

This week's Huon News

This week the Huon News catches up with the firies who are working in the south-west to contain the fires started by the lightning storm of January 15 ahead of Friday's forecast hot temperatures and strong winds. We also meet Jack Wilson aka Deadly Ninja from Australian Ninja Warrior as he visits Tasmania and the Huon Valley for the first time. We hear from Aboriginal leaders and local...

Huon Valley News

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