Road to recovery free from mounds of flood waste

17 March 2022

The massive disaster effort across Ipswich’s flooded suburbs is transitioning to a city rebuilding phase as the piles of flood waste are cleared away.

City applauds community for their contribution to the recovery effort

16 March 2022

Stories of generosity and resilience have emerged in the aftermath of the flood as the Ipswich community has pulled together to help one another.

Adrenaline-charged festival Planes, Trains and Autos returns to Ipswich

16 March 2022

Ipswich’s skies will become an aerobatic playground for historic warbirds above sprawling automotive and locomotive displays as Planes, Trains and Autos returns to The Workshops Rail Museum on Saturday 30 April 2022.

100 invasive Ipswich weeds catalogued in new book and field guide

15 March 2022

Local gardeners and avid green thumbs will soon more easily spot invasive plants when council launches a new book to support community identification of environmental weeds impacting Ipswich.

Mosquito control program ramps-up after flood

14 March 2022

Recent wet weather and flooding has created perfect conditions for mosquitoes to thrive.

Recovery chief visits impacted Ipswich residents

14 March 2022

The recently-appointed State Recovery Coordinator Major General Jake Ellwood, has spent time listening to Ipswich residents, taking a tour of flood-affected streets in Goodna and North Booval.

Hotelier takes the reins of iconic pub

12 March 2022

Ipswich’s much-loved Commonwealth Hotel will continue to be revitalised in the $250 million Nicholas Street Precinct after AusHotels signed on as the new operator of the iconic pub.

Large item kerbside collection paused to aid flood recovery

11 March 2022

Scheduled city-wide large item kerbside collection services will be paused to redirect resources to flood-affected areas to best support the city’s recovery.

From disaster response to community recovery

11 March 2022

All attendees of the Ipswich Evacuation Centre have been able to return home or been offered temporary accommodation as council moves from disaster response to the next phase of Ipswich’s flood recovery.

Dedicated flood resources website to help impacted local business

09 March 2022

Ipswich businesses impacted by floods can turn to Ipswich City Council’s dedicated website offering a range of support and information.