Five things to do in Ipswich this weekend

1 Allensworth performance

  • Royal Mail Hotel,Goodna.
  • Tomorrow 12.30 - 3.30pm

ALL THE way from California, Allensworth will be playing their unique style of Californian soul and roots music at the Royal Mail Hotel in Goodna. This feel-good band has been together since high school and know how to get the crowd moving. Refreshments available.

For more information visit the RoyalMail Goodna Facebook page.


2 Instameet record attempt

  • Nerima Gardens,Queens Park, Ipswich.
  • Tomorrow from 9.30am

ARE you a fan of Instagram? Then join in on Saturday and be part of Queensland's attempt to set a new world record for the most people at an instameet. Your host for Ipswich is Instagram notable Jacqui Schulz (@jacquils). No need to register - just turn up for some fun and to make your mark in the history books. #discoveripswich #thisisqueensland.

For more information visit


3 Band night live music

  • Studio 188,Brisbane Street.
  • Tonight 7 - 9pm

CURATED by Soviet X-Ray Record Club guitarist Cameron Nicholls, Studio 188 band nights provide Ipswich with sensational acts and performers. Today folk-pop singer and songwriter Sahara Beck will be performing with her band as part of her new Bloom tour. Sahara has been featured on Triple J and has toured extensively throughout Australia. Tickets $8 online or $12 at the door.

For more information or to book visit


4 Showplace Markets

  • Ipswich Showgrounds, Warwick Rd.
  • Tomorrow 6am - 11.30am

COME along to the Ipswich Showplace markets held every Sunday.

There is a lot to see and browse around with an array of stalls.

You can even come and have some breakfast and grab yourself a coffee before you start to wander.

For more information phone 3281 1577. Onsite parking is available.


5 Car enthusiasts monthly meet

  • Village Rock Diner, Yamanto Shopping Village.
  • Tonight 6 - 9pm

OPEN for dinner and camaraderie for all car enthusiasts and the general public. Held the first Friday night of every month, come along and enjoy the company of other like-minded car lovers. Free to attend, only pay for your meal.

For more information phone 3288 7886.

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