BIG LAUNCH: Jimmy Watts start tour with single and video at Royal Mail Hotel.
BIG LAUNCH: Jimmy Watts start tour with single and video at Royal Mail Hotel.

What's on in Ipswich this weekend

A QT guide to the best events across the Ipswich region this weekend.

 

Jimmy Watts EP launch

  • Royal Mail Hotel, Goodna
  • Today, 7pm

CAMIRA'S Jimmy Watts and his band launch a national tour with a new single and video to showcase.

You can watch the band's new clip and download the new EP at jimmywatts.com

Water Park Family Fun Day

  • Providence, South Ripley
  • Sunday, 10am-2pm

THE growing Ripley community welcomes its biggest recreational attraction, Providence's new Splash 'n' Play Water Park and Adventure Playground.

The free family fun day will include a free sausage sizzle, free gift for every child, DJ and balloons.

The attraction is the only combined Water Park and Adventure Playground in the south-west and features an amphitheatre, skywalk and rope bridge, flying fox, 4m high water features and a toddler water play area with Wiggly Sprayers.

St David's Day Celebration

  • United Welsh Church, Blackstone
  • Sunday, 2pm

CELEBRATE the feast day of Saint David, the patron saint of Wales, with a special service at the last remaining Welsh Church in Queensland.

Located at 6 Thomas St, Blackstone, the church is one of three Welsh Churches throughout the country.

Behind the Lines

  • Ipswich Art Gallery
  • Daily, 10am-5pm

A selection of 80 of the best cartoons from 39 cartoonists.

This exhibition displays some of Australia's most controversial cartoons that test the boundaries of free speech and the freedom of the press.

Drive-In Movies and Markets

  • 50 Coal Rd, Chuwar
  • Saturday, 4pm-8pm

VISIT Tivoli Drive-In for a movie double featuring The Peanuts Movie at 7pm followed by Joy at 8.45pm.

Admission is $10 per car. Gates open at 4pm with market stalls and the cafe open plus a free jumping castle.



ANZAC DAY: Services and marches for Ipswich and sourrounds

ANZAC DAY: Services and marches for Ipswich and sourrounds

Commemorate ANZAC Day at locations across the city

When Ipswich's second Carl's Jr Burger will open

When Ipswich's second Carl's Jr Burger will open

Commercial, food hub built at site of demolished pub

Man punched bloked in the head over 'torments'

Man punched bloked in the head over 'torments'

'They wouldn't shut their mouths so I dealt with it.'

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