Ipswich photographers through the decades

Photography was an important part of Ipswich’s early years as a city, with many families visiting photography studios around the area to have group, family and sporting shots taken. Many of these early photographs still exist today as do some … Continue reading


Looking Back at Ipswich’s Fascinating Past

Looking Back – Footsteps through Ipswich was a free information awareness session that was held at the Ipswich Central Library on Tuesday 15 October 2013. One hundred Local History enthusiasts turned up to hear the fascinating tale of the Prussian-born … Continue reading


Looking Back – Footsteps through Ipswich

Local History enthusiasts are invited to a free information session on 15 October 2013 to mark the 200th anniversary of Ludwig Leichhardt’s birth! Step back in time and learn more about this explorer as Helen McMonagle from the Royal Historical Society of Queensland … Continue reading