Keeping with the traditional elements of the previous NZ flag, I felt the Southern Cross stars are important to have in the night sky. I chose to have them in a black sky as the black is represented in our sports as a nation.
The Koru represents the emergence of a young ever growing country.
The rainbow lines represents the many colours and possibilities that our nation has ,with many races bringing their own aspects that can enhance us as a nation.
The rainbow line also represents the journey from Red -survival -to Violet -the spiritual