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Our Other Local History Sites
- Remember When
- This wiki features personal stories from locals about life in Ipswich in days gone by.
- Federation through the Pages of the QT, 1864 – 1901
- Learn about the major events occuring in Ipswich, leading up to Federation, through the pages of The Queensland Times newspaper.
- ICC Heritage Info.
- Ipswich City Council’s Heritage Program, including the Heritage Study, Heritage Trails, and information about historical buildings in Ipswich.