It's official, Christmas has started in Ipswich

TIS THE SEASON: Plenty of families got into the holiday spirit at the Christmas Twilight Parade.

PHOTOS: Annual Twilight Parade draws hundreds, more events to come

What's on this weekend

Artist Eric Lennartson is in the process of completing his huge tape sculpture at the Ipswich Art Gallery.

Things to do in Ipswich

Five things to do this weekend

Renee Schulz, Brad Baxter, Elizabeth Mills and Nathan Schulz prepare for the Marburg Church of Christ Christmas Carols.
Photo: Rob Williams / The Queensland Times

Your guide to what's on in Ipswich

Your gig guide to a great night out in Ipswich

Atmosphere Band are playing at Brothers Leagues Club.

Here's the latest on the live music scene in the city

Diverse influences key for Young Franco

Brisbane producer Young Franco is touring with UV boi in January

Emerge's Calen Le Couteur recently caught up with Young Franco

BREAKING: World-famous burger bar coming to Ipswich

Getta Burger are coming to Ipswich.

GETTA Burger announces when and where it will open.

Things to do around Ipswich this week

Enjoy all the fun of the annual Marburg Christmas Carnival this Saturday night.

Looking for something to do this week?

I Read the News Today - Printmaking Exhibition

Printmaking Exhibition inspired by found newspapers from an old Ipswich home.

TapeScape

Explore the tunnels and slides made entirely from 56,000 metres of packing tape designed and created by artist Eric Lennartson direct from the US!

Explore the tunnels and slides made entirely from 56,000 metres of packing tape...

Construction Site

Be your own architect and build your dream cubby house, castle or city! Use giant foam blocks to build whatever you can imagine.

Be your own architect and build your dream cubby house, castle or city! Use giant...

Museum Twilight Markets

Combining handmade markets, food trucks, live music, Museum Torchlight Tours and...

ObstaSplash

Australia's Largest  Inflatable Obstacle Course

Australia's Largest Inflatable Obstacle Course

Minden Markets

The Minden Markets are run every 2nd Sunday of the month. Lots of great stalls...

School of Hard Knocks - A Christmas Celebration

Join Founder and Artistic Director Dr Jonathon Welch AM and the team at the School of Hard Knocks at Queensland’s annual Christmas Concert.

Join Founder and Artistic Director Dr Jonathon Welch AM and the team at the School...

10 common snakes and how to identify them

SUNSHINE Coast snake catcher Richie Gilbert has seen it all in more than 13 years on the job.

Five of the best to places to bushwalk

Popular pass time offers something for everyone

Plenty of fishing spots to hook in

Ash Masters caught this Spanish Mackerel trolling off the Gold Coast. Photo Contributed

Fishing Lines with QT columnist Matt Osley

Ideal options to chase a variety of species

Sunset at Dicky Beach. Photo: Brett Wortman/Sunshine Coast Daily

Fishing Lines with QT columnist Matt Osley

'Embarrasingly good': $90m blitz to lure tourists to Gladstone

GLADSTONE is set for a "good couple of years” on the tourism front.

20,000 new jobs by 2020 the hope of new tourism campaign

Bulcock Beach, Caloundra.

New campaign hopes to generate 20,000 new tourism jobs by 2020

Dreamworld reopening still in limbo after safety audits

The Thunder Rapids Ride at Dreamworld.

Closure costing theme park $300,000 a day

Tourist's body dissolved in boiling hot springs

One of the thousands of hot springs in Yellowstone National Park in the United States. Photo by Flickr user m01229.

Tourist fell into spring trying to check its temperature

Would you support a zip line at Lennox Headland?

John Wallington and Peter Collocott have proposed a three-platform zip line extending from the top of Lennox Headland to the north end of Boulder Beach.

Entrepreneurs think up zippy strategy to boost Ballina Shire tourism

Dam earns region millions as visitors spend big

Somerset Dam.

Somerset Dam which attracted 45,000 visitors last year.

Plan to turn natural resources into booming industry

POTENTIAL: Blackstone Hill is an informal recreation area where jogging, walking and mountain bike riding are all popular. The council says the are would be ideal for a zip line, or similiar, to take advantage of the elevation and unique views of the city.

Council hopes to have doubled the revenue created through tourism