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John Thistleton is a reporter for The Canberra Times.
John Thistleton Fees aimed at preventing builders from land banking in the territory's leasehold system have instead turned into crippling revenue raising, according to the ACT Master Builders Association.
John Thistleton From a sparkling, frog and fish-filled creek catchment to a foul, sulphur-smelling valley that forces residents inside behind closed doors and windows, Tuggeranong is at the sharp end of Canberra's...
John Thistleton Bush hanging off the Brindabella Mountains like a well worn work shirt is full of surprises which capture worldwide interest.
John Thistleton Reflected light from a proposed solar farm near Canberra Airport would not blind pilots of approaching or departing aircraft, CASA says.
John Thistleton Sam Pincott's elation at having delivered his first box of eggs to a Holbrook butcher shop was short lived.
John Thistleton More than 30 millimetres of rain on Sunday and Monday has stopped construction on the new Majura parkway, eased the bushfire threat and started raising the level of Lake Burley Griffin.
John Thistleton From all parts of the ACT, 110 horses and their riders marked Canberra's centenary on Sunday.
John Thistleton When Yvonne Evans heard drums at 2am, she hoped a long nightmare was finally coming to an end.
John Thistleton Humpback, minke and southern right whales in near record numbers off the South Coast are set to attract another player onto their ocean stage.
John Thistleton Palerang Council could offer to pay the national broadcaster to keep residents updated with information during a bushfire emergency.
John Thistleton To sell fresh food at a farmers' market, you need a unique story to accompany what you produce.
John Thistleton A community of ACT social media users will add to front-line natural disaster preparations this year.
John Thistleton Whale watchers in Eden astonished to see humpback back near the bay, with calf in tow.
John Thistleton ACT should borrow for major infrastructure projects to renew economic activity, says industry group.
John Thistleton Scarce planning resources is tarnishing Canberra's jewel, Lake Burley Griffin, say long-time residents and an advocacy group.
John Thistleton Canberra Times photographer Katherine Griffiths shows a different side of herself.
John Thistleton The wife of a cyclist killed tragically in an accident at Stromlo Forest Park on Friday said the hardest thing was having to tell the youngest of their three sons.
John Thistleton Bendigo residents on an environmental review committee say a goldminer who is establishing a new underground mine east of Canberra won't have enough money to rehabilitate inactive sites near the...
John Thistleton An engineer and an author will take Canberrans deep within the new Cotter Dam wall's building and cultural foundations on Saturday.
John Thistleton For carefree children who can shrug off icy water between their toes, Black Mountain Peninsula is a slice of paradise.