Australia (1901-1903)
Today is Flag Day in Australia, commemorating the first raising of the Australian flag on 3 September 1901. The Commonwealth Star in the lower left corner originally only had six points, representing the six states. In 1908, a seventh point was added to represent the Territory of Papua and all future states and territories.

Australia (1901-1903)

Today is Flag Day in Australia, commemorating the first raising of the Australian flag on 3 September 1901. The Commonwealth Star in the lower left corner originally only had six points, representing the six states. In 1908, a seventh point was added to represent the Territory of Papua and all future states and territories.