What’s on in Ipswich this weekend
1. Cocktail Hour with Tara Moss
Ipswich Central Library, level 2, South St
TARA Moss will speak at Ipswich Central Library's inaugural Cocktail Hour event.
The author, journalist and women's rights advocate will discuss her latest book, Speaking Out.
Book sales and signings will be available.
For bookings visit library.ipswich.qld.gov.au or phone 3810 6815.
2. Wine and song at Studio 188
GROOVE and Grape returns to Studio 188. Enjoy an evening of live jazz and local wine and food with tickets from $18.
A regular on the Studio 188 calendar, Groove and Grape will also be held on July 1 and August 5.
For bookings visit studio188.com.au or phone 3810 6100.
3. Murder Mystery Train
JOIN the Queensland Pioneer Steam Railway and Inside Outside Theatre Company for a night of good food, good drink, laughs, steam and murder as they take passengers on a murder mystery experience.
Set in the 1930's the passengers will get the chance to decide who dunnit as the action takes place both at the Racehorse Hotel during a 2-course meal and on board the steam hauled timber carriages as it makes an evening trip through the West Moreton coal mining region. The trip goes between 4pm and 8.30pm.
Tickets are $80 a head and include the meal, entertainment and the train trip.
For more information and bookings go to qpsr.net or phone 3103 0871 or 0439 767 837.
4. World Environment Day Music and Arts Festival
Ivory's Rock, Mount Flinders Road, Peak Crossing
CELEBRATE World Environment Day with a huge line-up of live music (right) starting with light acoustics and finishing with electronic dance beats from bands including Lubdub and Andy Dub, Ladi Abundance, Murray Kyle and Essie Thomas.
There will be creative workshops, tree planting, and environment and wildlife displays.
5. Saturday Comedy Club
Studio 188, Brisbane St
COMEDIANS Jimmy Poulos and Peter Grose feature at the club this month.
Brisbane's Poulos has some frankly hilarious routines about his Greek heritage. Grose is a familiar face, headlining all over Australia and having performed on many TV shows including Hey Hey It's Saturday. His show has of a balance of stand-up comedy and comedy songs.