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Division Profile
Division Name JAGAJAGA
State Victoria
Elected Member Macklin, J (ALP) 1996-
Name Derivation 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.
First Proclaimed / Election 1984
Area 87 sq. kms
Demographic Outer Metropolitan
Pre-Election Seat Status Marginal
Seat Status Fairly Safe
Enrolment 93,740
Turnout 95.72%
Informal 2.45%
Location 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.
Products and Industry This is a light industrial area which contains Simpson Army Barracks and Austin Hospital.

Macklin, J (ALP) 1996-
Staples, P R (ALP) 1984-1996

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