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Division 5 - Electorate Office

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About Us

Customer Service Centre:

Ipswich City Square, 143 Brisbane Street (Cnr Bell Street), Ipswich

Opening Hours:

Monday - Friday: 8.30am - 4.30pm

General Administration:

45 Roderick Street, Ipswich

Opening Hours:

Monday - Friday: 8:00am - 4:30pm

For more opening hours for pools, libraries and local attractions, click on the link below

All Opening Hours

Ipswich Visitors and Tourist Information Centre:

14 Queen Victoria Parade, Ipswich

Opening Hours:

Monday - Friday: 9.00am - 5.00pm

Saturday, Sunday and Public Holidays: 9.00am - 4.00pm

Good Friday, Christmas Day and Boxing Day: Closed

Discover Ipswich

Welcome to Ipswich, South-East Queensland's vibrant centre of booming growth and the world's most liveable mid-sized city.

In the midst of our city's rapidly expanding population and economy, Ipswich maintains its unique 'village style' character. This, together with an impressive array of tourism experiences and attractions, is what brings over a million visitors to Ipswich each year.

Just 40 minutes from Brisbane's city centre or an hour from the Gold Coast, Ipswich is idea for a day trip or short break. So come and visit us and enjoy the hospitality of our people and the many special volunteers who support our city so generously.

Enjoy Ipswich!

Venues & Attractions

Ipswich Art Gallery: d'Arcy Doyle Place, Ipswich

Cnr Limestone and Nicholas Streets

Phone: 07 3810 7222

Opening Hours: Daily: 10.00am - 5.00pm

Please call to confirm opening hours on public holidays.

Ipswich Nature Centre: Goleby Avenue, Queens Park, Ipswich

Opening Hours:

Tuesday - Sunday: 9.30am - 4.00pm

Mondays (except for School and Public Holidays): Closed

Good Friday and Christmas Day: Closed

Nerima Gardens (Japanese Gardens): Goleby Avenue, Ipswich

Opening Hours:

Tuesday - Friday: 9.00am - 3.45pm

Saturday, Sunday and Public Holidays: 9.00am - 4.30pm

Christmas Day: Closed

Libraries, Swim Centres & Parks
  • Ipswich Library
  • Redbank Plaza Library Redbank Plains Library Bundamba Swim Centre
  • Rosewood Swim Centre
  • Leichhardt Swim Centre (Heated)
  • Goodna Aquatic Centre (Heated, 25m)
  • River Heart Parkland
  • River Heart Parkland: is located along a section of the Bremer River, between the road and rail bridges (Bremer Street) opposite Ipswich Central.

Ipswich Library:

Ipswich Global Information Centre (IGIC) 40 South Street, Ipswich

P: 07 3810 6815


Redbank Plaza Library :

Redbank Plaza Shopping Centre 1 Collingwood Drive

P: 07 3288 5411


Redbank Plains Library:

Moreton Avenue, Redbank Plains

P: 07 3814 4855


Where are the Libraries?
Ipswich, South Street - Redbank Plaza, Collingwood Drive, Redbank - Redbank Plains, Moreton Avenue, Redbank Plains
What times are the Libraries open?
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Where are the nurseries in Ipswich?
Queens Park, Goleby Avenue, Ipswich and Stuart Street, Goodna
When are the nurseries open?
Ipswich is open Wednesday and Thursday 7.30 am to 12 noon and 12.30 pm to 3.30 pm and Saturday 8.00 am to 12 noon. Goodna is open Wednesday 8.00 am to 12 noon
How many free trees can I get?
Ratepayers and residents are entitled to 8 free plants per financial year. If you are renting a property, you must have proof from your landlord, a voucher from Defence Housing Authority or a rental statement from the Department of Housing.
How do I change my address?
A request to change an address for rates, dog registration and any other services Council performs must be provided in writing. There is an application form, but it can also be in the form of a letter sent by mail or fax or by e-mail.
What is on at the Civic Centre at the moment?
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What is on at the Ipswich Art Gallery at the moment?
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What are the water restrictions?
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Where are the swimming pools in Ipswich?
Bundamba, Brisbane Road, Bundamba - Rosewood, Railway Street, Rosewood - Leichhardt, 19 Toongarra Road, Leichhardt