Ipswich Council News

Wed 23 Sep 2020

Shock resignation at Ipswich council kept quiet for days

Premium Content Shock resignation at Ipswich council kept quiet for days

A leading figure at the trouble-plagued Ipswich council has quit just five months into her role, with the council keeping the resignation quiet for a week.

Mon 21 Sep 2020

Plans for huge warehouse development in estate

Premium Content Plans for huge warehouse development in estate

It would operate 24 hours a day, seven days a week if approval is granted. Here’s what is planned

Sacked councillors ordered to pay costs of dismissed case

Premium Content Sacked councillors ordered to pay costs of dismissed case

The council’s costs of the proceedings up to the date the decision was made are about $63,700

How you can help shape Ipswich’s next 20 years

Premium Content How you can help shape Ipswich’s next 20 years

Ipswich City Council has launched what it says will be one of its most important projects it delivers this term, with residents urged to have their say

Wed 16 Sep 2020

Country’s biggest garage sale trail launches in Ipswich

Premium Content Country’s biggest garage sale trail launches in Ipswich

Residents can make money, save money and help to reduce waste when the nationwide Garage Sale Trail comes to town.

Tue 15 Sep 2020

Plans to turn Queenslander into medical practice

Premium Content Plans to turn Queenslander into medical practice

The Queenslander could start operating as a medical practice if approval is granted. Here’s what is planned

Mon 14 Sep 2020

Ipswich artwork to be displayed on city’s iconic church

Premium Content Ipswich artwork to be displayed on city’s iconic church

One of the city’s most iconic heritage buildings, St Mary’s Church, will be lit up with the work of Ipswich artists.

Sun 13 Sep 2020

Drive-in theatre and entertainment hub for North Ipswich

Premium Content Drive-in theatre and entertainment hub for North Ipswich

Two drive-in theatres, putt-putt golf, rock climbing walls, basketball courts and gaming arcade are all on the cards for North Ipswich.

Fri 11 Sep 2020

FAST RAIL: From Ipswich to Brisbane CBD in 21 mins

Premium Content FAST RAIL: From Ipswich to Brisbane CBD in 21 mins

The State Government and Opposition are being urged to get on board with the ambitious project, which would create thousands of jobs over 20 years

Thu 10 Sep 2020

New 150-place child care centre planned near Costco

Premium Content New 150-place child care centre planned near Costco

Plans show the centre would have 922sqm of indoor space and 2991sqm of outdoor play space

Tue 8 Sep 2020

Footage shows Pisasale meeting sex worker: Court

Premium Content Footage shows Pisasale meeting sex worker: Court

A developer arranged for sex workers, paid for restaurant meals and provided $15,000 cash for then Ipswich mayor Paul Pisasale, a prosecutor has alleged.

Fri 4 Sep 2020

Trial set for former council officers on misconduct charges

Premium Content Trial set for former council officers on misconduct charges

Two former Ipswich City Council officers will contest misconduct charges at trial

Wed 2 Sep 2020

Ipswich leads the way with blood donations

Premium Content Ipswich leads the way with blood donations

Ipswich City Council is leading the way in a blood donation campaign among Australian local councils.

Tue 1 Sep 2020

Telstra tower to improve 4G planned for growing area

Premium Content Telstra tower to improve 4G planned for growing area

The telco is planning on building a new telecommunications facility to improve 4G service

Mon 31 Aug 2020

Councillor could take PR lesson from Donald Trump

Premium Content Councillor could take PR lesson from Donald Trump

Is council action on joke a case of political correctness gone mad?

Ipswich undertakes largest flood project in city’s history

Premium Content Ipswich undertakes largest flood project in city’s history

Ipswich residents have been asked to help shape how the city prepares for future floods as part of the largest flood projects in the region’s history

24 staff will be needed for 162-place childcare centre

Premium Content 24 staff will be needed for 162-place childcare centre

A new childcare centre with a planned capacity of 162 children has been proposed. Here’s what is planned

Sat 29 Aug 2020

How local businesses will benefit as Ipswich is mapped again

Premium Content How local businesses will benefit as Ipswich is mapped again

Two years ago, Ipswich was compressively mapped by Josh ‘The Bear’ Kerr. He is ready for a new journey

Fri 28 Aug 2020

Here is your Friday Top Five, with editor Andrew Korner

Premium Content Here is your Friday Top Five, with editor Andrew Korner

We are determined to see that you get the most out of your digital subscription

Thu 27 Aug 2020

Councillor breached Code of Conduct over online post

Premium Content Councillor breached Code of Conduct over online post

An Ipswich councillor has been found to have breached the Code of Conduct for Councillors in Queensland

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