Two people enjoy the hunt for a treasured antique find at Top of Town, Ipswich

Attracting visitors to its vast green spaces, heritage buildings and growing cosmopolitan dining options, Ipswich has an ever-present urban charm. Queensland’s oldest provincial city provides a well-preserved link to the past through gracious old buildings, beautiful parks and a creatively quirky food and shopping precinct, known to locals as the Top of Town. With more than 5000ha of parkland and conservation estates available in the region, you can picnic, hike, mountain bike or horse ride while admiring the best that nature has to offer.

Choose your Ipswich journey...

Not every weekend can be about relaxing – head to Ipswich if what you're really after is an adrenaline hit!

History, leisure and the arts collide in Ipswich’s range of shops, art galleries and vineyards.

For visitors with kids in tow, Ipswich has more than you could fit into a single weekend, but that shouldn't stop you from trying.


Things To Do


  • Play Play
  • Eat & Drink Eat & Drink
  • Shop Shop
  • What's On What's On
  • Stay Stay