Nicholas Street Precinct continues to grow

31 August 2022

Beauty treatments will soon be on the menu with new entries to the Nicholas Street Precinct lining up beside food businesses.

Building Ipswich’s disaster resilience

31 August 2022

Enhancing the skills of council employees to help them better support the community in times of disaster was the focus when Ipswich City Council joined with Queensland Fire and Emergency Service (QFES), Australian Red Cross, Queensland Police, West Moreton Health, State Emergency Service and local community centres for a disaster

Get hands-on with heritage workshops at Galvanized festival

29 August 2022

Metalsmithing workshops, how to care for historical documents and didgeridoo making with skilled First Nations craftspeople are part of Galvanized festival’s hands-on program that kicks off this week.

New online tool improves access to planning information

29 August 2022

It is now even easier for the community to view development applications and property data after Ipswich City Council flicked the switch on a new online tool.

Retrace family roots and Ipswich’s historic buildings at Galvanized festival

29 August 2022

Digging up family secrets, tracing the history of past generations, a virtual heritage trail and digitally rebuilding historic Ipswich buildings are all part Galvanized’s immersive family-friendly program.

Flood recovery in full swing six months on

26 August 2022

Six months since the second one-in-100 year flood in 11 years caused millions of dollars in damage and displaced hundreds, recovery efforts remain a priority with the Ipswich City Council.

Recycled bitumen good base for change

26 August 2022

Ipswich’s largest road upgrade is incorporating sustainable techniques in road paving as council continues to move to a circular economy.

Splash into Spring with extended hours at public pools

25 August 2022

Extended summer hours will allow residents more time to cool off at Ipswich pools along with the reopening of the Rosewood Aquatic Facility after a winter hiatus.

Bushy beards and bootleg parties lead Galvanized social events

25 August 2022

A roaring prohibition party, colonial dancing and a bounty of beards, barbeques and motorbikes on Father’s Day are part of the immersive historic program when Galvanized festival returns.

Ipswich works with neighbouring council for waste and recycling services

23 August 2022

Ipswich City Council is providing waste and recycling services to Somerset Regional Council residents for the next seven years at least.