New Norfolk Neighbourhood Watch (NNNW) is a community-based crime prevention group. It aims to reduce the incidence of crime by forming partnerships between the community and local Police, and forging stronger bonds between neighbours.
This website and the associated Facebook page is managed by a Working Group who undertake community outreach and local events to spread the safety message. Please browse our site often in order to keep up to date on local issues and events.
Tell your friends and family about the site so they can benefit from the wide range of information and resources that we have brought together in this hub for the benefit of the community.
Here are the community events and safety related initiatives we’ve been involved with:
- 28/06/2018 – Seniors Expo at the New Norfolk RSL Club.
- 03/07/2018 – Rotary Presentation at The Shot Cafe.
- 25/07/2018 – Derwent Valley Council 2018-2030 Strategic Plan workshop.
- 27/10/2018 – NNHW Market information stalls (3).
- 02/12/2018 – Information booth at Woolworths New Norfolk.
- 18/12/2018 – 26TEN Literacy Workshop at DV CommunityHouse.
- 13/03/2019 – ‘Natter With Your Neighbour’ competition.
- 10/04/2019 – First weekly article in the Derwent Valley Gazette.
- 23/04/2019 – Information booth at Woolworths New Norfolk.
- 01/05/2019 – First publishing of weekly blog posts on our website.
- 26/09/2019 – Domestic and Family Violence Workshop in New Norfolk in conjunction with Lifeline and DV-Alert.
- 12/11/2019 – First release of monthly Crime Reports on our website.
- 16/11/2019 – Bunnings Glenorchy Sausage Sizzle fundraiser as part of Crime Prevention Week.
- 14/12/2019 – Float in the New Norfolk Christmas Parade and Fair.
- 02/02/2020 – Supporters information workshop in New Norfolk.
- 01/10/2020 – Launched Connecting Derwent Valley community website.
- 15/10/2020 – Delivery of the Streetsmarthandbook to NN High School in conjunction with Derwent Valley Council.
- February 2021: New Norfolk & Derwent Valley Newspaper now printing our regular monthly newsletter column.
- May 2021: Held online Poll re perceptions of safety; Facebook followers now exceed 1400.
- October 2021: Held community Online event for Get Online Week.
- November 2021 – Cuppa With A Cop community event.
- Feb 2022: Attended opening of the new Police Station in New Norfolk.