Symbols of Western Australia

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Western Australia is one of Australia's states, and has established several state symbols.

Official symbols[edit]

Symbol Image Adopted Remarks
Flag Flag of Western Australia
Flag of Western Australia
1953
Badge State Badge of Western Australia
State Badge of Western Australia
27 November 1875 The State Badge was approved by the Colonial Office 1875.
Coat of arms Coat of arms of Western Australia
Coat of arms of Western Australia
17 March 1969 The Coat of Arms was granted by Queen Elizabeth II by Royal Warrant.
Colours Gold and Black Taken from the State Badge
Floral Red and Green Kangaroo Paw
Anigozanthos manglesii
Red and Green Kangaroo Paw
9 November 1960
Animal Numbat
Myrmecobius fasciatus
Numbat
25 July 1973
Bird Black Swan
Cygnus atratus
Black Swan
25 July 1973
Fossil Mcnamaraspis kaprios 5 December 1995

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