Summer Reading Club
Join Ipswich Libraries for the launch of its Summer Reading Club: Curious Creatures. There are great prizes up for grabs for participants and many other activities planned. More info here.
WHERE: Ipswich Central Library and Springfield Central Library
Step back in time at this monthly event celebrating the gritty exhibition Underworld: Mugshots from the Roaring Twenties through 1920s film, swing dance workshops and expert talks – all to the backdrop of the Museum’s heritage site.
One Week is the film staring Buster Keaton starting at 9.30am. Swing dancing lesson and social dance is at 10am
WHEN: 9.30am – 4pm
WHERE: The Workshops Rail Museum
COST: Adult $14.50. Children under three are free.
1927 & Pseudo Echo
Two of Australia’s most iconic bands are back again for one last time with their double barrelled catalogue of hits and classic songs. After two years of national touring as one of the best double bills 1927 and Pseudo Echo are teaming up for one final series of shows.
WHEN: From 8pm
WHERE: Racehorse Hotel, 215 Brisbane Road, Booval
COST: Tickets from $44.90, buy here
Tech Trek: Around the World
WHERE: Ipswich Central Library
COST: Free, book here
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.
Check out other ways to stay fit at Active and Healthy Ipswich - click here
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