Essential Checklist: Preparing for Your Will Drafting Session

20 June

Preparing a will is an important step in managing your estate and ensuring your wishes are honoured after you pass away. Before meeting with a solicitor to draft your will, it’s beneficial to have several items prepared to make the process as...[Read More]

Actors, writers, voice artists call for urgent AI laws

5 June

Artificial intelligence technology could be used to mislead Australians and steal creative work from artists and writers, a union has warned, while calling for laws to prevent its misuse. The Media, Entertainment and Arts Alliance issued the call on...[Read More]

Rooftop solar pays its own way as more homes switch on

31 January

Solar power from household rooftops remains the most popular way of reducing electricity bills, market data shows. Some 2.5 gigawatts of residential solar power was installed in 2023, equivalent to 6.1 million average-sized solar panels, but fewer...[Read More]

Protect what you have

4 January

People strive hard to accomplish a variety of goals during their lifetime, although there’s nothing more significant than being able to spend quality time in the company of family, friends and loved ones. Indeed, investing in relationships gives...[Read More]

Wishing you all the best for the holiday season

30 November

Dear clients, friends, family, colleagues and other professionals, It's that time of year again where we all get to reflect on the past year and prepare for a well earned break over December/January. It has been a busy year for us all.  We...[Read More]

19 Tips for your best life after retirement

21 December

Have you ever thought about life after retirement? If you have, you most likely think about the best things in life: a happy family, good health and wealth. The only way to make this dream retirement a reality is to have the right retirement...[Read More]

Farmland most ‘tightly held’ it’s been in a generation

18 October

Australian farmland is more tightly held than it has been for a generation and prospective buyers are carefully reassessing purchasing decisions, according to a new report. The Rural Bank Australian Farmland Values Report is the longest-running...[Read More]

Celebrating 10 years in business

17 August

We are proud to be celebrating our tenth birthday this month. The past ten years have seen our firm grow from strength to strength, but our core values remain the same. When Kathryn and Melanie started Harriss Jones Lawyers they both had two...[Read More]

Budget good, but more needed: business

27 October

Peak business groups have hailed the Albanese government’s first budget as careful and cautious, but warn hard work lies ahead to shore up the economy. Business Council chief Jennifer Westacott said the Labor economic blueprint made the necessary...[Read More]