John Thistleton Google+
John Thistleton is a reporter for The Canberra Times.
John Thistleton We can all recall getting into strife at school. In the little outpost bush schools the nature of naughtiness knew no bounds.
John Thistleton Golfers have flagged leaving Narrabundah Capital Golf Course, a prime target for redevelopment.
John Thistleton Restricting children from going outdoors can cause more problems than it solves, researchers say.
John Thistleton As the national capital Canberra was always destined to get an opportunity to shine in the ABC's satire Utopia.
John Thistleton Steam train restorers keep a low profile with a rare old locomotive to avoid over-excited photographers risking their lives on the tracks for a trophy shot.
John Thistleton Trees are dividing more than footpaths and water pipes in Canberra, judging by two cases before the appeals tribunal, which has been called on to resolve differences between unit owners over whether...
John Thistleton Bright export prospects for lambs if they can survive fierce frosts across the Southern Tablelands.
John Thistleton Chris Wilson breaks unofficial record for drawing caricatures for 50 hours.
John Thistleton Indonesian students at Narrabundah College are staying dry, mostly, to raise funds for a province in Indonesia.
John Thistleton These cats could well be the biggest population of strays in Canberra.
John Thistleton The flying fingers of Chris Wilson attempt a Guinness World record at Canberra Hospital.
John Thistleton Lorikeets take no prisoners among the stars in Canberra's walk-in aviary.
John Thistleton Her Yorkshire accent tinged with pride and sadness, Joyce Ovington marvels at what a money-spinner the YMCA's op shop in Kingston has been.
John Thistleton Eastern king prawns will be released into south coast lakes this summer, and later, mulloway and other fish species.
John Thistleton It hurts dairy farmer Rob McIntosh to pay more in a supermarket for a bottle of water than a bottle of milk.
John Thistleton Op shop to close after 47 years at Kingston.
John Thistleton Frosts slow farmers markets produce, but hardy growers survive.
John Thistleton Palerang Shire rejects box-shaped supermarket for being out-of-character with the village.
John Thistleton Drillers abseiled down Clyde Mountain to help stabilise a slope that dumped hundreds of tonnes of rock on Kings Highway in 2012.
John Thistleton Re-trained for the renewable energy industry, workers have been left dangling by the RET review.