2013 Australia – Significant Aboriginal Dates in Aboriginal History
Friday 12th July 2013
Today is the Anniversary of the Aboriginal Flag designed by Harold Thomas
The Aboriginal flag was designed by Harold Thomas in 1971. The flag was first flown on National Aborigine’s Day in Tarndanyangga (Victoria Square) in Adelaide on 12 July 1971.
Copyright © Harold Thomas 1971
Black: Represents the Aboriginal people of Australia
Yellow: Represents the Sun, the giver of life and protector
Red: Represents the red earth, the red ochre and a spiritual relation to the land