State Government supports Ipswich as flood recovery begins

01 March 2022

Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk, Deputy Premier Steven Miles, Minister Mark Ryan, Police Commissioner Katarina Carroll and QFES Commissioner Greg Leach today toured council’s Local Disaster Coordination Centre and flood evacuation centre.

Financial assistance for flood-affected Ipswich residents

01 March 2022

Ipswich residents affected by flooding can now access financial assistance. Local Disaster Management Group Chairperson Mayor Teresa Harding has urged residents impacted by flooding and storm damage to reach out for help.

People power puts incinerator on the back burner

01 March 2022

People power has put the proposed Remondis Energy from Waste facility on the back burner, with the company announcing it will withdraw its application from the Coordinator-General for consideration.

Free waste disposal for flood-impacted Ipswich community

28 February 2022

Residents and businesses who have begun cleaning up after flood waters impacted dozens of suburbs can dispose of waste for free at council’s Rosewood and Riverview recycling and refuse stations from 8am tomorrow, Tuesday 1 March.

How you can help during this flooding disaster

28 February 2022

As the rain eases in Ipswich, the deluge of generosity has begun. Local Disaster Management Group Chairperson Mayor Teresa Harding said the Ipswich community is ready to roll up their sleeves.

Flooding expected in Ipswich with Wivenhoe Dam releases

27 February 2022

Ipswich residents in low lying areas are encouraged to prepare for flooding, as days of heavy rain combine with Wivenhoe Dam releases which commenced at 4am today.

Evacuation Centre opens at Ipswich Showgrounds

26 February 2022

An evacuation centre has opened at the Ipswich Showgrounds to assist residents who are at risk of flooding.

PREPARE TO LEAVE WARNINGS issued as flash flooding to occur in low lying Ipswich areas

26 February 2022

Low lying suburbs in Ipswich and those next to creeks and rivers are at risk of flooding as heavy rainfall continues to drench South East Queensland.

Willowbank Raceway receives high-octane boost

25 February 2022

In a massive economic injection for Ipswich sport, Willowbank Raceway has received $11 million to upgrade its facilities from the Federal Government.

Future Recreational Cycling and Walking Infrastructure Prioritised

25 February 2022

Council has listened to the community and adopted an action plan to guide recreational cycling and walking infrastructure planning over the next decade.