Apr 17 2018

Deakin and Yarralumla residents might notice water changes today

Those in Deakin and Yarralumla might notice some changes to their water today, as Icon carries out maintenance works. We're being urged not to drink it, or use our dishwashers or washing machines if we see the water is discoloured.
 
The works are expected to produce sediment in the water.  ...
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Apr 17 2018

Master Builders ACT happy with planned builder's tests

A plan to make Canberra builders sit a written test in order to gain their licence has been welcomed by Master Builders ACT. The Government reforms will be rolled out next year, following a 40% rise in complaints about building and planning in the Capital. 
 
Master Builders ACT says the announcement is a step in the right direction...
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Apr 17 2018

Business confidence high in the ACT

Our small and medium business confidence is the best in the nation with a 2 point increase this quarter. Higher sales are being credited to the rise. The latest SENSIS report also reveals we lead Australia in sales, employment, wages and profitability. 
 
Across the nation business confidence is strong. ...
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Apr 16 2018

Man cleared of all charges in Summernats death

A Queensland man has been cleared of all charges over the death of his friend at Summernats last year.

Alister Spong was accused of culpable driving causing death after Luke Newsome fell off the back of his bed truck and suffered fatal head injuries.

The 33 year old had admitted to driving negligently, but prosecutors declined to accept the plea,...

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