Ipswich is an urban region in South East Queensland, Australia, which is located in the south-west of the Brisbane metropolitan area. Situated on the Bremer River, it is approximately 40 kilometres (25 min) west of the Brisbane CBD. A local government area, the City of Ipswich has a population of 200,000 (projected to grow to 435,000 residents by 2031). The city is renowned for its architectural, natural and cultural heritage. Ipswich preserves and operates from many of its historical buildings, with more than 6000 heritage-listed sites and over 500 parks. Ipswich began in 1827 as a mining settlement.

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Around Ipswich QLD 4305

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Ipswich Nature Centre

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Denmark Hill Conservation Reserve

Bob Gamble Park

Nerima Gardens

Ipswich Art Gallery

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Community Services  

Ipswich Visitor Information Centre
14 Queen Victoria Parade,

Ipswich City Council
143 Brisbane Street,

Ipswich Station - Ipswich QLD
37 Ellenborough Street,

Ipswich Hospital
Chelmsford Avenue,

Ipswich Central Library - QLD
40 South Street,

Location Information 

  • Elevation: 50
  • Population: 200000
  • State electorate(s): electorate(s) Ipswich, Ipswich West, Bundamba, Part of Lockyer
  • Federal Division(s): Blair, Oxley, Wright
  • Established (yr): 1827
  • Population information is based on 2016 Census data.

Travel To  

Boonah QLD 4310 (46.4 km, 37 mins)
Gatton QLD 4343 (55.2 km, 43 mins)
Indooroopilly QLD 4068 (37.4 km, 38 mins)
Laidley QLD 4341 (43.6 km, 37 mins)
Acknowledgement of Country

Ipswich QLD is located on the following Aboriginal Nation/s. acknowledges the Australian Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples as the first inhabitants of the nation and the traditional custodians of the lands where we live, learn and work.