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There’s no better place for your wedding reception than the city’s charming, premier venue.

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The events team at Ipswich Civic Centre is now managing this modern corporate and private function space

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  • Watch two brothers get up to some mischief, as they rush to tidy their room before their Mum comes in

    Thursday 5 July


  • A magician and a performer from the Paris Underground Encore

    Still crazy, still sexy, still cool - the Paris Underground cabaret returns with an encore performance

    Saturday 14 July

    Paris Underground Encore

  • Jade Hurley for his performance at the Ipswich Civic Centre

    The energetic Jade Hurley and his special brand of rock & roll and country music

    Saturday 28 July

    Jade Hurley

  • Michael Fix for Acoustic Guitar Spectacular

    A hand-picked group of internationally recognised acoustic guitarists from across the globe join forces to weave memorable musical magic

  • Hetty Kate in concert with the Ipswich City Big Band

    One of the most sought-after jazz artists performs with the Ipswich City Big Band

    Saturday 25 August

    Hetty Kate In Concert

  • Luke Kennedy as John Farnham

    With Australian vocal superstar Luke Kennedy

    Friday 5 October

    From Johnny To Jack

  • Gina Hogan in the Belles of Broadway

    Gina Hogan returns to the stage with her fabulous new one woman show

    Thursday 8 November

    The Belles of Broadway

  • Tenor and composer David Hobson

    Spend the evening with one of Australia’s best known operatic and recording artists, tenor and composer David Hobson


What's on at Studio 188?

The art-deco former Baptist church is now one of the coolest presentation spaces in Ipswich for bands, DJs, concerts, workshops and more.

Featuring exclusive one-off events from live music to theatre and workshops, as well as regular monthly performances of Groove & Grape, with the talented Jazz musicians from the Griffith University Conservatorium.

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The venue. A multi-faceted centre

An impressive combination of entertainment, function and conference centre, it also showcases an extensive year-round program of local, national and international performing arts events.

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Centred around your visit

Centrally located on Limestone and Nicholas Streets, you’ll find on- and off-street parking options, wheelchair access, an in-house lift, hearing loop and special tickets for registered carers.

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