Charles Sturt University
Charles Sturt University

State Flags and Emblems

Australian Capital Territory

The Nation's Capital

Animal: No Official Emblem
Floral: Royal Bluebell
Faunal: Gang-Gang Cockatoo
Marine: No Official Emblem

ACT Flag

New South Wales

The First State

Animal: Platypus
Floral: Waratah
Faunal: Kookaburra
Marine: Blue Groper

NSW Flag

Northern Territory

Outback Australia

Animal: Red Kangaroo
Floral: Sturt's Desert Rose
Faunal: Wedge-Tailed Eagle
Marine: No Official Emblem

NT Flag


The Sunshine State

Animal: Koala
Floral: Cooktown Orchid
Faunal: Brolga
Marine: No Official Emblem

Qld Flag

South Australia

The Festival State

Animal: Hairy-Nosed Wombat
Floral: Sturt's Desert Pea
Faunal: Piping Shrike (unofficial)
Marine: Leafy Sea-dragon

SA Flag


The Holiday Isle

Animal: Tasmanian Devil (unofficial)
Floral: Tasmanian Blue Gum
Faunal: No Official Emblem
Marine: No Official Emblem

Tas Flag


The Garden State

Animal: Leadbeater's Possum
Floral: Common Heath
Faunal: Helmeted Honeyeater
Marine: Weedy Seadragon

Vic Flag

Western Australia

The State of Excitement

Animal: Numbat
Floral: Red and Green Kangaroo Paw
Faunal: Black Swan
Marine: No Official Emblem

WA Flag