FLOOD RISK: Mayors launch plan to protect $260M industry

$260 million worth of crops at risk if nothing is done

How Ipswich teen went from refugee camp to entrepreneur

BIG IDEAS: Seventeen-year-old Salomon Lukonga is trying to raise $10,000 to start a clothing line and send 30% of the profits back to help people  in The Congo.

Salomon Lukonga campaigns to help people in war torn country

PHOTOS: Ipswich sport elite honoured

WELL DONE: Junior Sportsperson of the Year finalist Jacob Bell (rodeo) shared the awards night with his grandmother Ellen Pennell.

Awards showcase region's top talent

120 Swickers workers get welcome to Ipswich barbecue

HAPPY DAYS: Swickers workers get a barbecue welcome to Ipswich at their new facility at Wulkuraka.

Hundreds of pigs processed on first day of operations

Rail guru questions QR decision on trains

Rail Back on Track's Robert Dow.

Robert Dow goes into bat for commuters on Ipswich-Rosewood line

Ipswich has future Craig Lowndes in its midst

HISTORY MAKER: Redbank Plains 14-year-old junior sedan racer Ardie Jonic, pictured with Deputy Mayor Paul Tully, has had a street in Bellbird Park named after him and is believed to be the youngest person in Australia to be bestowed with the honour.

Redbank Plains rising star has Ardie Ct named after him

Coalminers vision takes another step

HISTORY MADE: Mayor Paul Pisasale, O'Connell Agencies' Kaitlyn Moore and Beres Evans chairman of the Ipswich-Rosewood Coalminers Memorial Trust were onsite as concrete was poured for the columns at the Ipswich-Rosewood Coalminers Memorial.

Historic pour of Ipswich and Rosewood columns

Award-winning artist Toni Childs at book signing

Toni Childs in concert.

Funds raised with help the people of earthquake-ravage Nepal

Indigenous student takes initiative generation of change

STRIVING FOR THE FUTURE

Indigenous student takes initiative generation of change

Thoughts of a morning walker

One angry dog

Thoughts of a morning walker

Eight myths about sun protection debunked

Cancer Council Queensland spokesperson Katie Clift

Knowing fact from fiction will help you reduce your cancer risk

Dalby Space Collective: '150 potential jobs lost'

Project could have employed many over five years

Redbank Plains fundraiser a great success

Melanoma Cancer Fundraiser

Redbank Plains fundraiser a great success

My Life, my story: Love struck in crowded room

THE moment Phyllis Richards met her husband Dennis was like a scene from a classic romance movie.

He spent his childhood riding country trains

Lawrie and his second wife June, who he wouldn't trade for any woman; not even the Egyptian Queen Cleopatra.

My life my story: Lawrie Brooking never had a birthday as a boy

My life, my story: Betty's eternal sweet tooth

Staff at Johnson's Lolly Factory circa 1947. Betty nee McLeary is in the middle row, sixth from the right, Les Milward is the tallest man in the back row.

Before she turned 14 Betty started work at Johnsons Lolly Factory

Leigh made connections all over the city for 40 years

FAITHFUL WOKER: Leigh Nugent spent most of his life installing telecommunications in the Ipswich area.

Leigh Nugent spent 40-years installing telephone lines

Graeme's story of loss and survival

HAPPY DAYS: Graeme Robertson and his former wife Marjorie on their wedding day in June, 1964.

"I was young and 'smart'”

Polio boy left his mark on Margaret

DREAM JOB: Margaret Boulter reflects on her life and career as a nurse in Ipswich.

My life my story: nursing became a passion

Bowled over by Playboy bid

INDECENT PROPOSAL: Julie Dalgarno reflects on her younger days.

Julie Dalgarno was almost a centrefold in Playboy magazine

Ipswich Bride and Groom

Here are this week's wedding photos. Thank you to the brides and grooms who shared a photo of their special day. Steph and Nathan. Married May 9.

Here are this week's wedding photos. Thank you to all our newlyweds who shared a...

Weddings: Then and Now 2015

George and Ailsa Wells celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary. Their wedding in 1955. Photo: Rob Williams / The Queensland Times

A look back at the wedding anniversaries that featured in The QT in 2015.

Weddings: Then and Now 2014

Les and Barbara Burger of Karalee celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary. Photo: Contributed

A look back at the wedding anniversaries that featured in The QT in 2014.

Ipswich wedding anniversaries

Ipswich residents share their 50th and 60th wedding anniversaries with The...

Furry friends bring out the Christmas cheer

Queensland Times readers posted their photos of their super cute pets getting ready...

Pets of the Week

CHINA AND PIXIE are two female Jack Russells are best friends looking for a home together. China is six and pixie is twelve years old. They are $400 to adopt together and are already desexed, microchipped, worm and flea treated.

Adopt a pet from the RSPCA today.

Dogs, cats and a parrot

These were some of the photos and comments we received when we asked our readers to share a photo of their favourite furry or feathered friend. Don Tracey - My parrot.

These were some of the photos and comments we received when we asked our readers to...

Free movies

Come along dressed as your fav T-Bird or Pink Lady to the classic movie screening of Grease, sing-a-long!

Starting next week, free movies will be shown on the big screen in the Ipswich mall...

Light show over Ipswich

The moment lightning struck the small power station other side of the house and blacked out parts of Redbank Plains for a short time.

Ipswich photographer Bobby D Skidmore shared these images of this morning's giant...

Friends like storms, fireworks

Rommel's year adoptive anniversary!

Thank you to all our readers who submitted photos for this week's Facebook cover...

2016 in pictures: The moments that made history

Turkish Coast Guard personnel help refugees as they swim with buoys, after they toppled over a fishermen dinghy en route to Greece on January 22, 2016 in Didim district of Aydin, Turkey. 4 refugees body including 3 children pulled out of the water as Turkish coast guard personnel rescued 43 others.

Getty images has released its best images from 2016.

Christmas Furbabies

Pug life at Christmas.

Here are the stars of the show when we asked our readers if their pets would be...

Mick Jagger a Dad again at 73

A father again at 73.

Eighth child for Rolling stone front man.

Community helps Mayana

Community gives family $500 to buy toddler Mayana a special wet suit

Jade By Design

Jade By Design Boutique on Brisbane St is closing down.

Darra, Centenary Motorway, Ipswich Motorway

Camera direction: Facing north


Goodna, Ipswich Motorway and Railway Terrace

Camera direction: Facing south-east


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