The city of Ipswich sits 40km south west of Brisbane and 100km north west of the Gold Coast in the sunny state of Queensland. The city is a popular location for families who enjoy the relaxed ‘country town’ feel of the place while only being a 30 minute commute to the Brisbane CBD for work. Ipswich is connected to Brisbane via the Ipswich Line train service as well as bus and coach services which run to the city and further west to towns such as Mount Isa, Toowoomba, Stanthorpe and Gatton. For those looking for car hire in Ipswich and surrounds, there are several options available to you through the major car rental companies. Use Skedaddle’s comparative booking service and get the best price guarantee on any Ipswich car hire you choose.
Things to see and do
Ipswich city has a few major annual events including the Ipswich Show, Goodna Jacaranda Festival, V8 Supercars and the Ipswich Festival. Every day tourists to the region can enjoy attractions such as Denmark Hill Conservation Park, The Workshop’s Rail Museum, Australian Motorcycle Museum and Ipswich Art Gallery. The nearby towns of Rosewood, Walloon, Marburg and Grandchester are great little places to drive out to; each with stories to tell that are all part of the history of Queensland. If you’re wanting to take full advantage of your Ipswich car hire then consider taking a scenic drive north along the Brisbane Valley Highway to Lake Wivenhoe, south along the Cunningham Highway to Warwick or west along the Warrego Highway to Toowoomba or Dalby. There is so much to experience in Ipswich and surrounds, make the most of it when you rent a car through Skedaddle.