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Flag of Christmas Island

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Christmas Island
Flag of Christmas Island.svg
Use Civil and state flag and ensign Civil and state flags and ensigns
Proportion 1:2
Adopted January 26, 2002
Design Blue/green diagonal bicolour charged with a southern cross of four seven-pointed white stars and one smaller five-pointed white star on the blue half, a Golden Bosun bird in gold on the green half, and a gold circle in the centre containing the shape of the island in green

The flag of Christmas Island was unofficially adopted in 1986 after being chosen the winner in a competition for a flag for the territory. It was designed by Tony Couch of Sydney, Australia. The flag was made official on Australia Day, 2002 when the administrator of the territory, Bill Taylor, presented the flag to the Christmas Island Shire.

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