Northern Territory Symbols
- Animal: Red Kangaroo
- Bird: Wedge-tailed Eagle
- Coat of Arms:
- Coat of Arms: The Northern Territory coat
of arms was granted on September 11, 1978, and features all of the
territory's state emblems: the Sturt's Desert Rose, Red Kangaroo and
Also incorporated are symbols of the indigenous Australian culture and history, with the shield being a representation of an Aboriginal painting, and the crest displaying a Wedge-tailed eagle atop a tjurunga (an Aboriginal ritual stone).
- Flag of Northern Territory
- Flower: Sturt's Desert Rose
- Slogan: The Territory, The NT, The Top End
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States & Territories of Australia
This page was last updated on April 7, 2017.