Named after three principal Aboriginal elders who signed a treaty with John Batman in 1835 which gave the white settlers 500 000 acres of land at the north west end of Port Phillip Bay and 100 000 acres around Geelong.
Jagajaga covers an area of approximately 87 sq km from Warrandyte in the north to Ivanhoe in the south. The main suburbs include Bundoora (part), Eltham (part), Greensborough (part), Heidelberg, Heidelberg West, Ivanhoe, Macleod (part), Montmorency, Research (part), Rosanna, Viewbank, North Warrandyte, Watsonia and Yallambie.
This is a light industrial area which contains Simpson Army Barracks and Austin Hospital.
Please refer to the Parliament of Australia website
For supporting information, see Party Codes, Demographic Ratings and Seat Status.