The Flag Consideration Panel is inviting people to upload designs for a new flag.
There are more than 7000 in the gallery.
Submissions close tomorrow.
The top three at Rate the Flag when I checked last night were:
Designed by: Geoffrey Joe
This is a re-bound of Grant Pascoe’s ‘Pikopiko’ (https://www.govt.nz/browse/engaging-with-government/the-nz-flag-your-chance-to-decide/gallery/design/5641) with the added sky blue and southern-cross.
By Chris Roberts:
Simple. Modern. Clean. Distinctive.
The two contrasting colours used are white and deep blue. White is used for the stars of the Southern Cross and the rolling cloud. The deep blue background represents both the clean skies and the Pacific Ocean surrounding New Zealand.