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Old 25-03-2016, 10:14   #31
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Re: New Zealand flag referendum

Originally Posted by MarkJ View Post
It would be a fool of a politician that would try to change it now.

"2010 Morgan Poll that asked: "Do you think Australia should have a new design for our National Flag?" was supported by 29% of respondents and opposed by 66%, with 5% uncommitted. "

Sent from a stupid phone that replaces words with weird stuff.
That was 6 years ago, this is now:

More than half of poll voters said they would like to change Australia's flag I believe it will be only a question of time. It makes not much sense to have the banner of another country as an important part of the banner of a completely different country. It would only make sense on colonial times. Along the time some nice designs were proposed for a new flag:

Contrary to NZ there are interesting banners even if some that I like more seem to have been forgotten :


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Re: New Zealand flag referendum

Originally Posted by krafthaus View Post
The new flag was big debate for Canada in the '60's.

If I was a NZ'er I'd go with the new look. It's distinctive and as mentioned above, you can hardly tell NZ & OZ flags apart.
Or the people.

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