SILVER FERN FLAG - EVOLUTIONARY SKETCHES 2000-2015
OTHER DESIGNS for a new zealand flag by kyle lockwood
The Kiwi Colours were created in response to those who consider the competition-winning silver fern and southern cross a 'busy' flag. the simple but striking design includes blue featured on all historic NZ flags and incorporates the official New Zealand colours of red, white and black.
Blue The clear blue sky and the Pacific ocean which surrounds our islands, the colour represents all settlers who arrived over the sea since 1769.
White Peace, and the two main islands of Aotearoa, land of the long white cloud.
Black New Zealand's internationally renown colour.
Red represents the Maori, the earth, and New Zealanders sacrifices during wartime.
The multiple colours represent multicultural New Zealand.