THE FLAG LOCKER

Vexillis Omnibus

Login / Sign up

T> Indigenous

Torres Strait Islanders

Your browser does not support the canvas tag. Update your browser to properly view this page.
14 July, 1995 - Present
Nation
Ratio

2:3

The Commonwealth of Australia Gazette on 14 July 1995 proclaimed the adoption of the Torres Strait Islander flag, pursuant to s 5 of the Flags Act 1953. [FOTW] Due to administrative oversight, the proclamation was set to automatically expire on 01 January, 2008. Legislation was introduced to correct the oversight on 25 January, 2008. [Proclamation under the Flags Act 1953]

The flag represents the people of the Torres Strait Islands, a