Stay in our Ipswich accommodation and unwind in Queensland oldest provincial town, just 45 minute's drive from Brisbane. There is so much to see and do while staying in our Ipswich accommodation: Trace your family tree at the Ipswich Genealogy Society; take in the scenery from aboard a hot air balloon or hang glider; shop at the Showplace Markets, held every Sunday at the Ipswich Show Grounds; sample the produce at local wineries; take a drive around the Scenic Rim; soak in visual arts and social history exhibitions at the Ipswich Art Gallery.
While staying in our Ipswich accommodation, immerse yourself in local history by visiting Booval House, a fine example of Colonial Georgian architecture built late 1850s; or make an appointment to tour the beautiful 1864 mansion, Gooloowan; or see relics of the pioneering days at Harrisville Historical Museum.
Indulge your need for speed, while staying in our Ipswich accommodation, with a visit to Ipswich Motorsport Precinct. At the Queensland Raceway you can get behind the wheel of a V8 Commodore or Falcon and test your skills around the track. Or watch enthusiasts drag race their high performance vehicles at Willow Bank Raceway.
While staying in our Ipswich hotels, be sure to visit the award-winning Workshops Rail Museum, which is the birthplace of Queensland Rail. The museum boasts over 15 interactive exhibition zones. You can step back in time at Rosewood Rail Museum, or see the world in miniature at the Grandchester Model Steam Railway, where scaled down versions of actual coal burning steam locomotives run over 500m track.