Welcome to Ipswich

You need only venture 40 minutes from Brisbane to discover Queensland’s time-honoured heritage region. Ipswich is packed with surprising new adventures, where the open road leads to beautiful countryside and historic homes. Ipswich is very much a Defence-friendly, vibrant and supportive town. Ipswich residents enjoy the town's proximity to the Gold Coast - only a one hour drive from theme parks!

Suburbs of Ipswich

Ipswich is a city located in south east Queensland. Brisbane is located to the east of Ipswich, and the agricultural areas of the Fassifern Valley and Lockyer are located to the west. The city of Ipswich is located on the national road network making is easy to reach a number of major destinations. From Ipswich, you can reach Brisbane in 40 minutes and the Gold Coast in one hour. Popular suburbs include Springfield Lakes, Augustine Heights, Flinders View, Brassall and Yamanto.

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Approximately 200,000.
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Major Attractions

Queens Park, The Workshops Rail Museum, Robelle Domain, Ipswich Art Gallery, Nerima Gardens, RAAF Amberley Aviation Heritage Centre, River Heart Parklands

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