Student Technology

The College runs a technology program called @GPCC which is an initiative using Apple MacBook Air devices for students in Years 7-10. Parents will be required to provide their student/s with a suitable device.

Special Notes 

1. Please access the specifications and ordering information via the buttons below. 

2. Note that during November to January there can be a delay in delivery times of a number of weeks, so please order as soon as you are able. The JB Education Portal is showing some items awaiting stock. You can still order the item, but may experience 2 to 3 week delays (as at 12 November).

3. The AppleCare+ can now be purchased in the JB Education Portal by selecting optional insurance once you have selected a device. For those who have previously purchased a MacBook before the AppleCare+ was available please purchase insurance by using the Serial Number to purchase AppleCare+ through the Apple website.
Benefits of AppleCare+:
- Onsite Servicing if purchased through JB Education Portal
- AppleCare+ for Mac provides expert technical support and additional hardware coverage from Apple, including up to two incidents of accidental damage protection every 12 months. Each incident is subject to a service fee of A$149 for screen damage or external enclosure damage, or A$429 for other damage.1 In addition, you’ll get 24/7 priority access to Apple experts by chat or phone through Coverage begins on your AppleCare+ purchase date.
- AppleCare+ benefits are separate from and in addition to the Apple Limited Warranty and any legal rights provided by Australian consumer law. For details, click here. You can buy AppleCare+ within 60 days of your Mac purchase.

4. On 11 November 2021 Apple announced new MacBook models including a new type of processor, with older models to be phased out over the next couple of years. Families are advised to purchase the new M1 chip model MacBook which will provide a more future proofed device.