1. Home
  2. Countries
  3. Australia
  4. New South Wales

New South Wales

Map of New South Wales queensland victoria australia south australia large new south wales map pacific ocean graphic maps
Locator Map of New South Wales western australia northern territory queensland south australia new south wales capital territory victoria tasmania indian ocean pacific ocean papua new guinea indonesia east timor indian ocean worldatlas.com

  • Animal: Platypus
  • Bird: Kookaburra
  • Coat of Arms:

    Flag of New South Wales

  • Coat of Arms: The official coat of arms of New South Wales was granted by a Royal Warrant of King Edward VII on October 11, 1906.

    The coat of arms is composed of a lion and kangaroo supporting a shield with a silver cross voided red. The four quadrants outside the cross contain a wheat sheaf in the top left and bottom right, and a golden fleece in the top right and bottom left quarters. The crest of the arms depicts a rising sun, and the state motto is displayed on a ribbon below, "Orta recens quam pura nites" ("Newly risen, how brightly you shine").
  • Fish: Blue Gropper
  • Flag of New South Wales
  • Flower: Waratah
  • Motto: "Orta Recens Quam Pura Nites" ("Newly Risen, How Brightly You Shine")
  • Slogan: First State, Premier State

Latest by WorldAtlas