Flag of Queensland

This page is about the meaning, origin and characteristic of the symbol, emblem, seal, sign, logo or flag: Flag of Queensland.

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The state flag of Queensland is a British Blue Ensign defaced with the state badge on a white disc in the fly. The badge is a light blue Maltese Cross with an imperial crown in the center of the cross.

The flag dates from 1870, with minor variations, and the badge was designed by William Hemmant, the Colonial Secretary and Treasurer of Queensland in 1876.

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