Hetty Kate in concert
Popular Australian jazz vocalist Hetty Kate is often lauded for her ‘natural musicality’, unadorned vocal style, pure tone and impeccable timing, making her one of the most sought-after jazz artists by audiences and musicians alike, including James Morrison. Now, she is coming to Ipswich Civic Centre for a performance with Ipswich City Big Band. The band is a community based jazz big band that regularly performs in Ipswich and Brisbane.
WHERE: Ipswich Civic Centre
COST: Adults $35, concession $30, children (3-15) $15. Book here
Breakfast BBQ for Seniors
Over 50? Head to a Seniors Week activity, BBQ Breakfast and entertainment.
WHEN: 8am – 12pm
WHERE: Gailes Community House, 30 Karina Street, Gailes
Having Your Voice art exhibition
ArtsConnect Ipswich Inc is hosting an Art Exhibition “Having Your Voice” supporting artists who identify as having a disability.
There will be around 30 artists displaying their artworks which include photography, painting, pottery and some craft. Most of the artwork will be for sale during the exhibition.
WHEN: 10am – 3pm
WHERE: Ipswich Community Gallery, d’Arcy Doyle Place
Peak Organics Market
Peak Organics is a small organic farm situated in rural Queensland. Currently they sell direct to the public from their farm gate.
WHEN: 9am - 2pm
WHERE: Ivory's Rock Conferences and Event, 310 Mount Flinders Road, Peak Crossing.
parkrun organise free, weekly, 5km timed runs around the world. They are open to everyone, free, and are safe and easy to take part in. All ages and abilities can go along and run the 5km course. Please register before your first run. Bring a printed copy of your barcode so you can get your time. You are also welcome to grab a coffee in a local cafe with the parkrunners afterwards.
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WHERE: Catherine Morgan Park, Renehan Place, Augustine Heights
Bill Paterson Oval, Limestone Park, Cnr Lion Street and Salisbury Road
White Rock Conservation Park, School Road, Redbank Plains
19th & 20th Century Works
View some of the finest pieces from the Ipswich Art Gallery’s collection of 19th and early 20th century fine art and folk art, as well as contemporary works reflecting Ipswich’s heritage.
WHEN: 10am-5pm daily, until October 14
WHERE: Ipswich Art Gallery, d'Arcy Doyle Place, Nicholas St, Ipswich
COST: Free entry
Descend into Sydney’s seedy underworld in a new photographic exhibition revealing the dark side of the Roaring Twenties.
Explore more than 130 candid and compelling mugshots taken by New South Wales Police between 1920 and 1930. Known as the ‘Specials’, they are unlike any found elsewhere in the world.
Immerse yourself in all things Underworld with the stunning accompanying book and an exciting line-up of talks and tours.
WHEN: 9.30am - 4pm
WHERE: The Workshops Rail Museum
COST: Adult $14.50. Children under three are free.