Australia Flag Meaning & Details

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  • blue with the flag of the UK in the upper hoist-side quadrant and a large seven-pointed star in the lower hoist-side quadrant known as the Commonwealth or Federation Star, representing the federation of the colonies of Australia in 1901

  • the star depicts one point for each of the six original states and one representing all of Australia's internal and external territories

  • on the fly half is a representation of the Southern Cross constellation in white with one small, five-pointed star and four larger, seven-pointed stars


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     Source: CIA - The World Factbook

 

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