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  South Australia - Open Encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
South Australia is a state of Australia, in the southern central part of the country, along the Southern Ocean.
South Australia is a constitutional monarchy with the Queen of Australia as the head of state.
The flag of South Australia was adopted on January 13, 1904; it is a British Blue Ensign faced with the state badge.
open-encyclopedia.com /South_Australia   (796 words)

  
 Encyclopedia: Flag of South Australia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
The current state flag of South Australia, a state of Australia, was officially adopted in 1904.
The flag is based on the defaced British Blue Ensign with the state badge located in the fly.
This flag was adopted after a request from the British Colonial Office for a new design over the old one due to its similarity to the Flags of New Zealand and Victoria.
www.nationmaster.com /encyclopedia/Flag-of-South-Australia   (272 words)

  
 Flag of South Australia -- Facts, Info, and Encyclopedia article   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
The flag is based on the (additional info and facts about defaced) defaced British (additional info and facts about Blue Ensign) Blue Ensign with the state badge located in the fly.
It too was a defaced British Blue Ensign with a fl disc in the fly, containing the (A small conspicuous constellation in the southern hemisphere in the Milky Way near Centaurus) Southern Cross and the two pointers ((The 1st letter of the Greek alphabet) Alpha and Beta Centauri) appear.
South Australia then adopted a second flag in 1876 and it was also a Blue Ensign but it had a new badge.
www.absoluteastronomy.com /encyclopedia/f/fl/flag_of_south_australia.htm   (236 words)

  
 New South Wales - Encyclopedia.WorldSearch   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
New South Wales (NSW) is Australia's most populous and oldest state, located in the southeast, north of Victoria and south of Queensland.
The state is bordered on the north by Queensland, on the west by South Australia, and on the south by Victoria.
Since 1901 New South Wales has been a state of the Commonwealth of Australia, and the Australian Constitution regulates its relationship with the Commonwealth.
encyclopedia.worldsearch.com /new_south_wales.htm   (609 words)

  
 South Australia - InfoSearchPoint.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
The first recorded sighting of the South Australian coast was in 1627 when a Dutch ship examined the coastline.
South Australia has boundaries with every other contiguous Australian state except the Australian Capital Territory.
Daily temperatures in parts of the state in January can be up to 45°C. The flag of South Australia was adopted on January 13, 1904; it is a British Blue Ensign faced with the state badge.
www.infosearchpoint.com /display/South_Australia   (356 words)

  
 South Korea encyclopedia : Cultural Information , Maps, South Korea politics and officials, South Korean History. ...
Thereafter, South Korea achieved rapid economic growth with per capita income rising to roughly 18 times the level of North Korea.
South Korea has maintained its commitment to democratize its political processes.
In June 2000, a historic first North-South summit took place between the South's President KIM Dae-jung and the North's leader KIM Chong-il.
www.southkoreaiworld.com   (395 words)

  
 The World Factbook -- Flag of South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands
The World Factbook -- Flag of South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands
Flag of South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands
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www.brainyatlas.com /flags/sx-flag.html   (30 words)

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