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Welcome to my online office!

It is my honour and privilege to serve you in the Queensland Parliament. Surfers Paradise is a special part of the world. With its playful history, Surfers Paradise has long been considered the heart and soul of the Gold Coast, where entertainment, tourism and business collide and thrive.

As your local representative my goal is to ensure the spirit of Surfers is retained by delivering a world-class transport system, supporting a robust local business and tourism economy, and encouraging sustainable development.

Part of my role as a Member of Parliament is to ensure your needs and the needs of my community are served by the State Government. Since being elected in 2004 I have worked hard to make sure the Gold Coast has a strong voice in Parliament. As a result, I have successfully campaigned for tougher restrictions on underage drinking and bans on dangerous drug implements, as well as initiating other important public health measures which will help improve the health and well-being of Queenslanders.

I am committed to delivering results and representing the people of Surfers Paradise to the best of my ability. In order to achieve this, I rely on your feedback about the issues that affect you in our community. I hope you will use this website to contact me and express your views and ideas.

Thank you for visiting!
John-Paul Langbroek MP
Minister for Education, Training and Employment
Member for Surfers Paradise

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RSS Press Releases

  • Congratulations on final day for Year 12s November 21, 2014
    More than 47,000 Year 12 students are about to take the first major step in their adult lives as they enjoy their last day of high school.
  • New building opened at Toowoomba school November 12, 2014
    The Centenary Heights State High School community in Toowoomba today celebrated the official opening of its brand new state-of-the-art Year 7 building.
  • Independence Day for Queensland state schools November 5, 2014
    More Queensland students will be given greater opportunities to reach their full potential and increase their job prospects with more state schools to be given a greater say in how they are run.
  • Master teachers for QLD classrooms November 2, 2014
    Highly skilled and experienced teachers are being encouraged to apply for one of 300 newly created positions as master teachers in Queensland state schools.
  • Former Premier’s legacy honoured in new school awards October 30, 2014
    One of Queensland’s longest-serving and most influential Education Ministers has been recognised for his contribution to state education with a new annual awards program launched on World Teachers Day.
  • New laws to keep Queensland schools safe October 30, 2014
    Queensland principals will have more powers to make their schools even safer as part of the LNP Government’s plan to support local decision-making and improve outcomes for students.
  • State school excellence on show October 17, 2014
    Queensland’s best teaching programs have been recognised tonight with the State Government’s highest accolade for excellence in state schools.
  • More training options for Queenslanders October 8, 2014
    Queenslanders now have more options to start a qualification as part of the Government’s strategy to address skills shortages and boost productivity.
  • Government pledges $36 million for more apprenticeships September 30, 2014
    School leavers and people looking for new skills or a career change will have more opportunities under a new innovative scheme paying employers up to $6,000 for each additional apprentice taken on this financial year.
  • Queensland students get lessons on alcohol and drugs September 28, 2014
    Queensland secondary students will start a new education program to prevent alcohol and drug-related violence from Term 4, delivering on the election promise to revitalise frontline services.

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