Flood review praises council response, identifies opportunities for improvement

09 December 2022

A comprehensive review of Ipswich City Council’s response to devastating flooding earlier this year has praised response and recovery efforts and made 47 recommendations for further improvements.

$3.9 million youth and skateboarding facility opens in Redbank Plains

09 December 2022

Skateboarders, BMX riders, scooter riders and children of all ages now have a dedicated precinct in Redbank Plains after Stage 1 construction finished this week on the Recreation Reserve Skate and Youth Area, ahead of the facility becoming a popular local meeting point over the summer school holidays.

Major coffee brand launches café in Ipswich CBD

09 December 2022

Coffee is calling with the latest Nicholas Street Precinct business Stellarossa officially opening its café doors.

Innovative Economic Development Strategy promotes jobs and investment

08 December 2022

The City of Ipswich is in a position to attract significant jobs and investment as part of a new and innovative Economic Development Strategy.

Help steer City of Ipswich Transport Plan

07 December 2022

Ipswich residents are being encouraged to share their views on the region’s transport network as part of a major review of Ipswich City Council’s City of Ipswich Transport Plan, iGO.

St Nicholas Precinct to transform CBD for Christmas in Ipswich

07 December 2022

A spectacular immersive light display and larger-than-life installations are set to transform the Ipswich CBD’s revitalised heart into the ‘St Nicholas Precinct’ as the centrepiece of the city’s Christmas celebrations, running nightly from 9 to 18 December.

Record numbers of native fish released into Bremer River

06 December 2022

About 18,000 Mary River cod have been released into the Bremer River catchment to increase native fish populations and improve the river’s diversity.

$1.176 million kerb and channel project completed

02 December 2022

Doyle Street in Silkstone has been upgraded as part of Ipswich City Council’s citywide kerb and channel rehabilitation program.

First Ipswich homes settled through voluntary buy-back program

01 December 2022

The first flood impacted Ipswich houses have been settled through the jointly funded Commonwealth and State government $741 million Resilient Homes Fund, the largest program of its kind to ever be delivered in Queensland.

Santa on Tour with rural firefighters for Christmas in Ipswich

01 December 2022

Santa has made his list and checked it twice, now Mr Claus and his fleet of festive fire trucks are heading to an Ipswich suburb near you across two merry weekends – 9 to 10 and 16 to 17 December.