Mollie joins Barty party after a successful Olympics for Ipswich

12 August 2021

Ipswich is celebrating two gold and three bronze medals alongside a number of high placings in swimming, tennis, weightlifting and boxing at the Tokyo Olympics, after the Games’ close saw Australia finish with 46 gongs.

A second quarter snapshot shows Ipswich’s population continues to grow

10 August 2021

Ipswich’s population has grown to 234,614 with 1,684 new residents moving to Ipswich in the second quarter of this year, according to council’s latest quarterly planning and development snapshot from 1 April to 30 June 2021.

Independent panel to hear sensitive landfill matters

10 August 2021

A development application for a new landfill and recycling centre in Ipswich will be the first to be referred to an Independent Decision Review Panel (IDRP) for public hearing, under an innovative process introduced by Ipswich City Council.

Council removes 75 trolleys in Bremer River clean up

09 August 2021

Ipswich City Council removed 75 abandoned trolleys from the Bremer River in the past year, partnering with Healthy Land and Water to target stretches of the river and riverbanks between the Bradfield Bridge and David Trumpy Bridge, and around River Heart Parklands.

Ipswich City Council facilities to reopen after extended lockdown

08 August 2021

Ipswich City Council’s various community facilities will reopen on Monday, 9 August after the eight-day lockdown ends at 4pm Sunday, 8 August.

Council to mark 25 years of Enviroplan with new facilities at Hardings Paddock

06 August 2021

Council will celebrate 25 years of Enviroplan on 28 August, with the opening of the new Hardings Hub at the Flinders-Goolman Conservation Estate.

Council connecting small businesses to COVID-19 lockdown grant

06 August 2021

Ipswich City Council has joined forces with the local business community to present online workshops designed to help small businesses to apply for the 2021 COVID-19 Business Support Grants announced by the State Government this week.

All systems FOGO for green trial

06 August 2021

Community consultation has begun for residents directly involved in the upcoming food organics, garden organics (FOGO) trial, with Council engaging with approximately 1,000 participating households in Bellbird Park and Raceview.

Be counted to improve community services and infrastructure

04 August 2021

Ipswich residents are being encouraged to be counted in this year’s Census on Tuesday 10 August to help improve community services and infrastructure for the future.

Council committee meetings to go virtual

04 August 2021

Ipswich City Council will strictly adhere to current COVID restrictions by moving its upcoming committee meetings to a virtual format.