Ipswich chook breeder continues family tradition at Ekka

ON SHOW: Ipswich resident Jack Renke has entered the Poultry, Pigeons and Birds Competition at the Ekka.

Ipswich teen hoping for a show-stopping finish

Pedal power gets Year 12s to schoolies party

CHALLENGE ACCEPTED: St Edmund's students and staff (front, from left), Lachlan Wood, Bailey Johnson, Isaac Poole and coordinator Michael Podolak prepare for School to Schoolies, supported by Cr Andrew Antoniolli, Jason O'Halloran, Travis Eddie, Steve Mallet, Keaton Evans and school principal Chris Leadbetter.

Year 12 students will pedal their way to schoolies

Teacher's tough road inspires student film

STAR OF THE SHOW: Former Ipswich Grammar School teacher Alan Campbell with former student Oscar Crisp, who has made a short documentary film his journey.

It's been almost a year and a half since Alan Campbell was paralysed

10 things to do this weekend

Luke Heggie is appearing at the Ipswich Civic Centre as part of the 2016 Sydney Comedy Festival Showcase

Looking for something to do in Ipswich this weekend?

Lagoon shut down for off-season TLC

Orion Lagoon will be closed for maintenance

City remembers lives lost in mine

It has been 44 years since the Box Flat mine disaster

Funding fuels dreams for Boonah swim coach

CONGRATULATIONS: Federal Member for Wright Scott Buchholz congratulates Scenic Rim Aqua Fitness Centre head coach Bez Berry on his success.

Scenic Rim Aqua Fitness Centre head coach Bez Berry recognised.

Old hats at having good times

GOOD TIMES: Queen Lynette Hoskins-Meech of Classy Ladies with Queen Dee Jen of Bubbles and Butterflies at the Red Hat Society coronation of Lynette Hoskins-Meech.

Red Hat Society encourages ladies to enjoy their life after the big

Half a century working with the criminally insane

ICE MAN: Bill Nikolajevs is retiring after 51 years working for The Park Mental Health Centre.

Farewell to a mentor of the mental health service

YOUR SAY: MasterChef Australia serves up mediocre judges

Masterchef judge George Calombaris

George Calombaris 'well-noted for his bad table manners'

Super start for Arcadia Comics

Arcadia Comics for the Whole Family

Super start for Arcadia Comics

The most Colourful Vietnam Markets | Bac Ha Market!

Jolene Ejmont at the Most Colourful Markets in Vietnam, the famous Bac Ha Market!

The most Colourful Vietnam Markets | Bac Ha Market!

Morning tea planned for woollen mills workers

Cooneana Heritage Centre meeting room.

The project remained on their 'to do' list...

You can support diversity without misgivings

You can support diversity without misgivings

You can support diversity without misgivings

5 unique things to do in Kampot and Kep, Cambodia

The salt fields of Kampot.

"We had an awesome time exploring the countryside of both towns."

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...

AutoWed: coin-operated wedding machine

Press 1 for heterosexual, 2 for gay, and 3 for a lesbian marriage. And if you wish...

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...

Samsung Gear S3 launch

Samsung Gear S3 launch in the Tempodrom Berlin

Samsung Gear S3 launch in the Tempodrom Berlin

Aerial photos reveal Queensland beach erosion

Meikleville Hill, near Yeppoon in November 2012

Aerial photos by Nearmap have revealed the extent of erosion at Queensland's...

Little Tokyo Two opens

Jan Thomas and Bob Sharpless at the launch of Little Tokyo Two in Springfield.

Little Tokyo Two opens a site in Springfield Central.

QT's cuties

Babies at Ipswich Hospital. Baby Jozenna with mum Melanie Williams.

Here are this week's stars from Queensland Times' baby feature.

Jeep's Greatest Hits

2011 Jeep Wrangler Blue Crush. Photo: Contributed

We look at some of the landmark and memorable 4x4 offerings from Jeep's proud 75...

New $5 note to aid the vision impaired

A redesign issued 50 years after our first fiver.

Redesign features the Wattle and some tactile elements.

Secure your firearms

Acting Detective Sergeant Kerry McQuilty (left) and Detective Senior Constable Kris Steadman with guns which were stolen from a Milbong property.

Police are asking licenced gun owners to secure their firearms

"Amateur Porn": Should this ad have been banned?

Complaints that ad resembled "amateur porn".

Bras'n'Things ad has been pulled from in store displays after complaints.

Darra, Centenary Motorway, Ipswich Motorway

Camera direction: Facing north


Goodna, Ipswich Motorway and Railway Terrace

Camera direction: Facing south-east


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