Named in honour of Sir Samuel Walker Griffith QC, 1845–1920, for his involvement with Federation and the development of the Australian Constitutuion and who was the the first Chief Justice of the High Court of Australia (1903–19).
57 sq km
The Division of Griffith consists of part of the Brisbane City Council.
Inner Metropolitan – situated in capital cities and consisting of well-established built-up suburbs
Former members for an electoral division of this name can be found by searching ‘Electoral divisions’ or ‘Members of the House of Representatives since 1901’ in the historical information section of the Parliamentary Handbook
The AEC acknowledges the Traditional Owners of country throughout Australia and recognises their continuing connection to land, waters, culture and community. We pay our respects to Elders past, present and emerging.