EMPLOYMENT: The population of New Norfolk is about 5500, with 10,000 including outlying areas. The paper mill giant on the river, Norske Skog, is a big employer, while the timber industry, the energy companies Aurora and Hydro Tasmania, agriculture — including the orchard and hops industries — are also sources of jobs. Tourism and hospitality are now growing employment sectors. TECHNOLOGY: The town has access to NBN.
CLOCKWISE, FROM LEFT The family-run letterpress studio, Flywheel; The Drill Hall Emporium; you’ll find beautiful decorative antiques inside the emporium; the Salmon Ponds hatchery is surrounded by lovely gardens; copper pots at The Drill Hall; the luxury riverfront hotel, Woodbridge on the Derwent.