Protecting the environment for future generations

19 June 2023

Ipswich’s natural environment will be protected as part of Council’s new planning scheme, Ipswich Plan 2024.

Dust off your boots! CMC Rocks QLD is back for 2024

16 June 2023

Australia’s leading country music festival, CMC Rocks QLD, is returning to Ipswich from Friday 15 March to Sunday 17 March, 2024.

Roarrrsome fun coming to Ipswich these school holidays

16 June 2023

It’s not every day that residents of Ipswich get to have an up-close encounter with a prehistoric dinosaur but during these school holidays, the Nicholas Street Precinct is set to roar into action with a colossal-sized dinosaur experience

Council supports youth hub to empower young people in the region

16 June 2023

Ipswich youth will have better access to education and support services following the recent opening of a new youth hub in the heart of the city.

A one-off, brewtiful craft beer for this year’s SPARK Ipswich festival

14 June 2023

The fusion of art, culture, and craftsmanship has given rise to a tasteful collaboration between SPARK Ipswich 2023 and 4 Hearts Brewing.

A bicycle ride to work or a two-hour commute? Planning to live, work and play

12 June 2023

The new draft Ipswich Plan 2024 is not just about where we will all live, but also where we will work, places to play and the infrastructure needed for our city to grow and develop.

Council addressing issues at Rosewood Recycling and Refuse Centre

12 June 2023

Ipswich City Council has taken measures to ensure residents can still access the Rosewood Recycling and Refuse Centre despite some subsidence occurring on site.

FOGO waste service ready for citywide rollout

07 June 2023

Ipswich City Council will be setting the standard as the first council in Queensland to adopt a citywide Food Organics Garden Organics (FOGO) waste collection as a part of a three-bin core service.

Council urges State to move quickly on environmental regulator review recommendations

06 June 2023

An independent review into the State Government’s environmental regulator has made 18 recommendations for changes to the Environmental Protection Act 1994, following years of Ipswich residents enduring impacts from waste operators.

Residents put first in Budget for challenging times

06 June 2023

Residents remain front and centre of the Mayor and Councillors’ thinking as they finalise the 2023-2024 Budget in some of the most challenging economic conditions in decades, ahead of its delivery on Thursday 22 June 2023.