Should australia have a new flag australia is one of the few countries in the world where a change of the design of the national flag is advocated national flags do change over time, usually reflecting a major change in the country's constitutional arrangements or government. On the 3rd of september, 1901, the australian national flag was raised for the first time it was a big occasion that is now remembered each year as 'flag day. 3the australian flag has the southern cross in white the new zealand flag has the southern cross portrayed with red stars with white borders 4the new zealand flag is the first flag to use the southern constellation in its design. The new proposed design of the australian flag by ausflag source:supplied australia needs to grow up with our flag being the most dual citizen flag on the planet, a campaign group has argued. Southern horizon - the new australian flag 18k likes in support of making the southern horizon design the new australian flag it's time for a flag to.
He said the australian people were not involved in selecting the current design, first flown in 1901 and proclaimed as the australian flag by the flags act in the 1950s new zealand's new flag. The flag of new zealand, also known as the new zealand ensign, is a defaced blue ensign: a blue field with the union jack in the canton, and four red stars with white borders to the right the stars' pattern represents the asterism within the constellation of crux australis, the southern cross. It is the first flag to be called the australian flag and is championed by prominent writer and chair of the australian republican movement, peter fitzsimons in some ways eureka with its historical significance and popular mythology is an obvious choice.
The latest tweets from new australian flag (@newausflag) australia needs a new flag, one that finally uses our national colours (green & gold) and symbols to reflect our status as a truly independent nation. The australian flag debate is a periodic question over whether the australian flag should be changed, particularly to remove the union jack from the canton, but also to possibly introduce a completely new design without the southern cross. Advance australia - 2020 a vision unfurled the following proposal is for a new australian flag this comprehensive study features an integrated system of ensigns, which represent unity through design and diversity through colour.
Find australian flag stock images in hd and millions of other royalty-free stock photos, illustrations, and vectors in the shutterstock collection thousands of new, high-quality pictures added every day. New zealand's flag was adopted in 1902, five decades before australia's current flag was officially recognized in 1954 though various versions of the australian flag have been used since 1901. This is the main difference between australian and new zealand flag australian flag australian flag is a defaced blue ensign: a blue field with the union jack in the top left corner and a large white seven-pointed star, which is also known as the commonwealth star, below the union jack.
Australian flag colors the background of the australian flag is blue, the union jack is blue, red and white, and the stars are all white here is a table which provides details of the colours that should be used in pantone, rgb (red, green, blue) and hex (hexadecimal) format. Australians waved the national flag with pride today, but it's also a day when people consider whether our nation needs a new flag. • the australian flag has the southern cross in white the new zealand flag has the southern cross portrayed with red stars with white borders • the new zealand flag is the first flag to use the southern constellation in its design.
Sydney, australia — the acting prime minister of new zealand accused australia this week of copying his country's 116-year-old flag, and demanded that australians come up with a new design. The flag of new zealand is often confused with the flag of australia and they had a referendum to change their flag they rejected the new design as they preferred their old flag with ties to both the commonwealth of australia and the united kingdom. You may remember new zealand's push for a new flag last year and the hilarious kiwi laser design that was put forward but what would a new design for a new australian flag look like virtually.
The colour of the commonwealth star also represents the sun of the aboriginal flag the state flags could also use the same design replacing the commonwealth star/green background with the relevant state symbols. A new design for the australian flag removes the union jack and replaces it with the commonwealth star and an enlarged southern cross photograph: ausflag australia's flag will never change. The new australian flag 12,258 likes 9 talking about this wilcannia was a great success and a really nice experiencewe got an interview and footage. A flag for all australians when the king of england approved the australian flag, we inherited a defaced british blue ensign to represent usbut these days our british colonial flag represents less and less of the true breadth and diversity of the australian community.