In late February, news broke that Watersun Homes had slipped into voluntary administration, signalling it may sail off into the sunset.

In the ensuing weeks, unsettling elements surfaced: the deafening silence of the directors, the extreme secrecy surrounding the downfall and most disturbingly, the disregard for the many thousands of lives shattered. When the first limited information filtered out, it sent shock waves across Victoria. Watersun had building contracts with home…