09 August, 2005

eureka flag

The Eureka Flag

This was reported to have been designed by a Canadian named Ross, for the diggers to use at the time of the stockade at Eureka. It was a most colourful emblem, with its blue background, surmounted by a white cross w ith a star at each point and in the centre.

more on the eureka stockade
from the state library of victoria

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