Olympic dreams and a chipped gavel: time capsule provides snapshot of life 25 years ago

18 May 2023

What are your memories of Ipswich 25 years ago?

Council and community disappointed by court’s Wanless decision

18 May 2023

Ipswich City Council will continue to represent the interests of its community despite the Supreme Court of Queensland dismissing calls for a review into the Queensland Government’s decision to call-in the Wanless Recycling Park Pty Ltd development application.

Festival of Horsepower roars back into Ipswich for 2023

18 May 2023

Ladies and gentlemen, start your engines and take your places – the 2023 Festival of Horsepower is launching back into Ipswich for another high-octane month of racing.

New bin days to improve waste collection for 23,800 residents

16 May 2023

Bin collection days will change for about 23,800 residents across 28 suburbs from Monday 5 June.

Help protect a Character Place with your nomination

15 May 2023

Do you know a place that has character and heritage value?

Have your say on draft new Ipswich Planning Scheme

15 May 2023

The Ipswich Plan 2024 – the proposed new planning scheme for the city – has been adopted for community consultation between 15 May and 16 July.

Record visitor spending achieved in Ipswich

12 May 2023

Ipswich has seen a strong recovery in tourism spend with a record $321 million in visitor spending, as travellers discover our beautiful heritage city has much to offer.

Council makes decision to deal with challenges of Venue contract

12 May 2023

Ipswich City Council has approved a $15 million contract variation on the Venue development in Nicholas Street Precinct, after careful consideration of the options available and their respective risks, at a special meeting of council on Thursday.

Shopfront Savvy to arrive in Ipswich for a Queensland first

11 May 2023

Ipswich City Council has partnered with Mainstreet Australia to launch a new Shopfront Savvy event to help businesses improve their understanding of the local market and elevate their business knowledge.

2023-24 Federal Budget: Cost of living relief but no new infrastructure

11 May 2023

The 2023-24 Federal Budget provided cost of living relief for Ipswich residents struggling to make ends meet, but put a hold on any new investment in infrastructure for Queensland’s fastest growing city.