Just 45 minutes from Brisbane, Ipswich is home to the University of Queensland. This historic city has much to offer visitors including art galleries, craft stores, museums, and adventure activities. There is an abundance of parks, gardens, and historic homes along the heritage trails in the city. Dining options range from Australian pub-fare to a variety of Asian cuisines. Vineyards and wineries surround the area, with wine tastings and sales offered daily.