Discover Ipswich Queensland

Visiting Ipswich Queensland? Whether you’re planning a weekend break or passing through, there’s plenty to see and do in Ipswich, from picturesque local parks to historic tourist attractions.

Ipswich QLD is rich in history, enjoying a laid-back city feel and various annual events that make Ipswich a worthwhile destination to discover.

If you’re looking for the best attractions and things to do in Ipswich QLD, we’ve got you covered. Visit Ipswich for your next weekend break!

The following Ipswich attractions and things to do are COVID Safe.

Ipswich Parks and Gardens

Ipswich has several parks and gardens to visit in the city centre, including Limestone Park, Queens Park and Denmark Hill Conservation Reserve. Denmark Hill Reserve is ideal for strolling and sightseeing, complete with BBQ, picnic and gazebo facilities. Queens Park is also worth visiting for nature lovers, home to the Nerima Gardens and Ipswich Nature Centre.

Ipswich Art Gallery

Ipswich Art Gallery is open daily and is one of the most active art galleries in the region. Throughout the year, Ipswich Art Gallery presents different exhibits, workshops and events, offering something for both kids and adults. It’s a must-visit attraction for art enthusiasts, as well as families looking for a great day out.

The Workshops Rail Museum

Ipswich QLD has another great day out in-store at The Workshops Rail Museum, located near Riverlink Shopping Centre. This historical attraction showcases the region’s rail history, featuring various iconic steam trains to see, plus fun kids workshops to enjoy, hands-on activities and monthly events.

Seraphim Escape Rooms

If you’re looking for something a little more thrilling to do in Ipswich, Seraphim Escape Rooms is close to Queens Park with three unique escape room experiences that are sure to get your brain thinking and your heart racing. Each escape room lasts an hour, with varying thrill and difficulty levels for all ages (one escape room experience is family-friendly).

Ipswich Turf Club

Ipswich Turf Club is the home of the famous Ipswich Cup, as well as a host of high-profile horse racing events throughout the year. Race Days at Ipswich Turf Club are as often as once a week – held either Thursday, Friday, Saturday or Sunday – making it a must-visit racecourse in the Ipswich area for weekend punters and horse racing enthusiasts.

Ipswich Accommodation – Best Western Ipswich

The above are just some of the best things to do in Ipswich Queensland, located around the Ipswich CBD and close to cheap Ipswich accommodation at Best Western Ipswich.

For couples, families and travellers visiting or passing through Ipswich, Best Western Ipswich Queensland provides the perfect stay in the heart of Ipswich on Warwick Road – mere minutes away from everything Ipswich has to offer.

Best Western Ipswich Accommodation QLD comprises affordable Queen Motel Rooms, Apartments, Family Suites and Cottage-Style Houses, each furnished and equipped to a modern standard, with free high-speed WiFi and daily room servicing.

All Best Western Ipswich rooms (100% non-smoking) feature:

  • free WiFi
  • daily room servicing
  • reverse-cycle air conditioning
  • Smart TV
  • Queen bed
  • ensuite with walk-in shower
  • microwave, refrigerator and coffee/tea making facilities
  • work desk/dining space
  • hairdryer, iron and ironing board

Onsite at Best Western Ipswich, guests also get to take advantage of an outdoor swimming pool, BBQ area, free parking, laundromat and superb onsite dining in the Heritage Restaurant and Piano Bar.

Cheapest rates can be availed by booking directly.

Visiting Ipswich soon? Find more information about Best Western Ipswich Motels at central Ipswich Accommodation.