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John Thistleton is a reporter for The Canberra Times.
John Thistleton For carefree children who can shrug off icy water between their toes, Black Mountain Peninsula is a slice of paradise.
John Thistleton The Land Development Agency's proposed dry boat slipway at Black Mountain Peninsula will create an industrial site with potential for highly polluting maintenance work in a popular lakeside parkland,...
John Thistleton Dawn washes over Riverview's green peaks, skips over the valley's fog-filled depths and bathes the Bullen Range in a soft orange light.
John Thistleton A new multi-level parking structure proposed for Woden Town Centre workers will feature licence-plate recognition to streamline peak-hour traffic.
John Thistleton The Canberra community is invited to a rare exchange of traditional dances on the banks of the Murrumbidgee River.
John Thistleton Exporting Canberra's knowledge and education-based services to Asia will secure a sound future, says Chief Minister Katy Gallagher.
John Thistleton The first queen bees to arrive in Australia in seven years are expected to bring significant benefits and risks to the bee industry.
John Thistleton The success of Canberra district's 2014 wine vintage could hinge on a full moon on Saturday night, October 19.
John Thistleton A premier grain district where flowering canola rises up to a man's shoulder, Stockinbingal west of Canberra is becoming the land of the giants.
John Thistleton A former girls' college in Goulburn is on the market, which has angered parishioners.
John Thistleton As victory laps go, this one could hardly be more triumphant.
John Thistleton Residents and community groups have warned that a 1000-page ACT government planning document introducing precinct codes covering most of Canberra could undermine existing development controls.
John Thistleton Offers of rooftop solar panels and solar hot water heating will not sway neighbours of a proposed $700 million wind farm west of Yass.
John Thistleton RiverSmart has convinced tackle shops in Canberra and Queanbeyan to display posters warning of the illegal and deadly harvest of Opera-house-style yabby traps.
John Thistleton Skywhale it seems, can't satisfy people's appetite for the absurd.
John Thistleton A Canberra health provider has placed 2000 doctors into outback Australia to treat Aborigines since 2008.
John Thistleton A small fortune is being spent at Majors Creek east of Canberra, all in the quest for gold.
John Thistleton Canberra Airport says a proposed solar farm at Majura is contrary to plans for a major transport corridor, including a high speed train.
John Thistleton When Craig Bulloch stepped between billy and the kids he ended up on his backside.
John Thistleton A proposed solar farm under the northern landing approach to Canberra Airport will temporarily blind pilots of incoming planes, says the airport.