CONTRACTS – BUILDING, ENGINEERING AND RELATED CONTRACTS – PERFORMANCE OF WORK – GENERAL – domestic building dispute – scope of Contract – where error in contour plan provided by owner – where site much steeper than initially stated – whether owner liable for additional costs – where additional scaffolding costs – where special condition excluding certain works from the Contract to be completed at a later date – whether practical completion reached – where variations not in writing – whether deemed variations – meaning of full landscaping – whether defects and incomplete work

Kline Industries International Pty Ltd tas Kline Homes v Nicholls [2020] QCAT 227 (17 March 2020)