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South Australia Flag

South Australia Flag:
Flag of South Australia

The flag of Western Australia was adopted in 1904.

The South Australian flag is an adaptation of the national flag of Australia, and features a Piping Shrike with its wings outstretched on a golden disc.

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South Australia Coat of Arms:
Flag of South Australia

South Australia's coat of arms was granted by Queen Elizabeth II on April 19, 1984, replacing the 1936 version.

The current coat of arms is composed of a Piping Shrike within a golden disc (representing the rising sun) against a blue shield. Above the shield is a crest of Sturt's desert pea, and the base of the coat of arms is a grassland (symbolizing agriculture and industry) with the name of the state displayed on a ribbon.

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