John Thistleton About 8500 TransACT customers in Canberra will be issued with new equipment in coming months to prepare for the National Broadband Network, following the sale of its fibre-to-the-premises network.
John Thistleton NBN Co's acquisition of TransACT's fibre-to-the-premises network should clear up confusion in new suburbs in Canberra's north about access to the high speed infrastructure.
John Thistleton Mick Clarke has turned the skills of a dingo he trapped to his advantage, yet the call of the wild holds on 12 years later.
John Thistleton In the rising noise and dust stirring up on Canberra's eastern edge from roadworks and airport expansion, there's a place for everyone.
John Thistleton The owner of a wind farm on Lake George's eastern fringe could sell it, stirring criticism from opponents.
John Thistleton Whether a flight of fantasy or visionary, the high-speed train is already affecting development.
John Thistleton and Louise Thrower Onlookers who saw a glider collide with another glider is mystified how the fatal accident happened.
John Thistleton Three men threatened a young Belconnen couple and made off with their wallets on Saturday night.
John Thistleton Police are investigating a mid-air collision between two gliders north of Goulburn on Saturday afternoon.
John Thistleton A rush of blood would often lead men in earlier times to take up arms and join new rifle clubs around Australia to defend their communities.
John Thistleton An elder once told Adrian Brown that when Aborigines with stone axes cut away a great slab of bark from a trunk to make a canoe the old tree would sigh.
John Thistleton Conceived in an unhappy local government marriage only nine years ago, Palerang Council is being lined up for another one.
John Thistleton The ACT's building laws need overhauling urgently to prevent a tragedy like the recent wall collapse in Melbourne which killed three people.
John Thistleton Queanbeyan Council's financial sustainability is not so weak after all. After initially accepting a NSW Treasury assessment that its finances were in a poor position, the council now says this was...
John Thistleton Local government councils around the ACT are financially sustainable in the short term, but the biggest of them, in Queanbeyan, has scored a weak assessment from the NSW Treasury.
John Thistleton Inner south residents want precinct codes enforceable by law to protect the character of their neighbourhoods.
John Thistleton The sooner Belconnen fire station is moved out of the town centre the better because of traffic congestion, the union representing 350 fire fighters in the ACT says.
John Thistleton Unity Mining is either unaware or underplaying another discharge of pollution from its gold mine development into surrounding creeks at Majors Creek, east of Canberra, says a downstream landholder.
John Thistleton Sheep and cattle farmers in the Canberra region already hand-feeding their stock face a bleak winter if steady rain fails to arrive soon.
John Thistleton ACT taxpayers will pay for a new fire station for Canberra Airport's retail and business park as well as surrounding suburbs.