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John Thistleton is a reporter for The Canberra Times.
John Thistleton Four Winds Vineyard at Murrumbateman has won gold and best riesling at the NSW Small Winemakers Show.
John Thistleton Spring rain and vigorous grass growth followed by a dry summer could threaten Canberra with another horror bushfire season.
John Thistleton Canberra's peak building group says the ACT government is gouging builders on a grand scale.
John Thistleton The ACT Government wants a universal design requirement in all new detached homes in Canberra.
John Thistleton Nearly a lifetime spent writing about, teaching and researching urban planning and housing hasn't convinced Professor Patrick Troy of conventional thinking on downsizing for retirement.
John Thistleton More than 90 per cent of older couples and three-quarters of older singles in Canberra live in a house with three or more bedrooms, making the ACT the least successful state or territory for...
John Thistleton Canberra Business Council says tenders should be called now for a high-speed rail link between Sydney and Canberra, rather than waiting 17 years.
John Thistleton Canberra Airport managing director Stephen Byron believes the latest report on high speed rail, which sets a much quicker timeframe of 17 years for the Sydney-Canberra leg - sets a new benchmark for...
John Thistleton An Australian government report recommends a Sydney-to-Canberra high speed rail link be up and running in 17 years.
John Thistleton More than 230 customers of a Canberra solar firm that went into liquidation will lose much of the value of their solar certificates.
John Thistleton A contentious battle at Bungendore over two heritage-listed cottages has not been resolved.
John Thistleton Rain has replenished the ACT's waterways, while Shortis and Simpson have been penning songs on the Murray-Darling Basin.
John Thistleton Bernie Smillie's thick silver beard could do with a trim, but these days he is more intent on thinning a century-old forest.
John Thistleton A 1950s bush life left a legacy with cabinetmaker Geoff Hannah that will sit for centuries in a $1.5 million creation.
John Thistleton Among Geoff Hannah's earliest memories of his parents are Ruth working on the end of a cross-cut saw in the 1950s, helping David, a sleeper and girder cutter, cut down trees.
John Thistleton Time and weather are catching up with a heritage gem and rare survivor of Canberra's pastoral past, Blundells Cottage.
John Thistleton Goldminer Unity Mining's use of a flocculent chemical to clear storm water for much of this year has not polluted nearby creeks, according to the NSW Environment Protection Authority.
John Thistleton Positive sentiment from surging gold prices will boost a mining company's aim to re-establish copper, lead and zinc mining south of Goulburn.
John Thistleton Transition period would soften impact of cuts to thousands of public servant jobs, say ACT business leaders.
John Thistleton NSW EPA investigating whether mining company's stormwater treatment polluted creeks near Braidwood.