December 7: Rosewood Lions Christmas Street Carnival

Rosewood Lions Christmas Street Carnival

Community groups will offer rides, stalls, raffle tickets, food and entertainment for all ages. Santa will be visiting.

WHEN: 5.30pm

WHERE: John Street, Rosewood

COST: Free

Banshees Presents: Psych and Stoner Rock Soirée

Banshees Bar & Artspace presents a night of dope bands, riffs and distortion. See Pavilion, Death by Carrot, and Captain Squidlicker & The Sinking Ships.

WHEN: 8pm – 11.59pm

WHERE:Banshees Bar & Artspace, 131 Brisbane Street Ipswich

COST: Free

Toddler Time at Redbank Plaza

Share rhymes, stories, songs and movement to support your active toddler’s emerging language and social skills.

WHEN: 9.30am-10am

WHERE: Redbank Plaza Library

COST: Free

Wiggle and Rhyme

Bounce, clap, wiggle and giggle to fun rhymes, songs and stories. Ages six to 18 months with mums, dads and/or carers. Everyone is welcome at our free.

WHEN: 10.30am-11am

WHERE: Redbank Plaza Library

COST: Free

Wiggle and Rhyme at Ipswich Central Library

Bounce, clap, wiggle and giggle to fun rhymes, songs and stories. Ages six to 18 months with mums, dads and/or carers. Everyone is welcome at our free.

WHEN: 10.30am-11am

WHERE: Ipswich Central Library

COST: Free

Story Time - Springfield Central Library

Enjoy the magic of picture books and make new friends while exploring a different theme each month with stories, songs and movement. Share in the fun of stories, rhymes, songs and games to build important language and reading readiness skills.

WHEN: 9.30am-10.15am

WHERE: Springfield Central Library, corner of Main Street and Sirius Drive, Orion Springfield Central

COST: Free


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.

Mums, Dads and Bubs

The Springfield Mums, Dads and Bubs runners group aim to get parents out of the house and meeting with other parents.

See more activites for Mums and Bubs at Active and Healthy Ipswich – click here

WHEN: 9.30am every Friday

WHERE: Robelle Domain Parklands, 155 Southern Cross Circuit, Springfield Central

COST: Free

Springfield Markets

It’s market day at Springfield. Hop on down to Robelle Domain Parklands for an afternoon treat, browse through local talented artists and crafters, shop for homewares and enjoy dinner with family and friends from food trucks and multicultural stalls.

WHEN: 3pm-8pm

WHERE: Robelle Domain Parklands, Springfield Central

COST: Free entry



The Goodna Youth Service exists to empower young people in their communities, to maximize their potential in the face of the barriers or challenges to positive living.

WHEN: Friday afternoons 3.30pm – 4.30pm

WHERE: GYS Office, 11 William Street, Goodna

COST: Free

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

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