Wayne ‘Rabbit’ Bartholomew
Wayne ‘Rabbit’ Bartholomew is Labor’s candidate for Burleigh at the upcoming State Election.
A three-time world surfing champion, passionate conservationist and Southern Gold Coast local of over 60 years, Rabbit Bartholomew has contributed greatly to the Gold Coast community over many decades.
Working side by side with Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk, Wayne was instrumental in securing the designation of the Gold Coast World Surfing Reserve and has played a leading role in countless local community campaigns over the years.
Wayne plans to use his experience and understanding of our community to protect our lifestyle and get results.
That means better roads, public transport, more secure local jobs, fighting against inappropriate development and continuing to protect our beautiful ocean.
Wayne is ready to take the next step in his advocacy for the Gold Coast and serve the people and environment of Burleigh in Parliament.