Newfoundland and Labrador Flag
Our Newfoundland Flag is available in the following size : 5ft x 3ft (150cm x 90cm)
This Newfoundland Flag is screen printed onto 100% polyester in clear, bold colours, our Flags have a double stitched hem all around and a reinforced hem on the hanging side with 2 metal eyelets for hanging.
The Flag of Newfoundland was introduced in 1980, and was designed by Newfoundland artist Christopher Pratt. The flag design, with the proportions 2:1, was approved by the House of Assembly of the province of Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada, on May 28, 1980.
Newfoundland Flag Meaning
The blue triangles are meant as a tribute to the Union Flag, and stand for the British heritage of Newfoundland and Labrador. The two red triangles are meant to represent the two areas of the province—the mainland and the island.
Newfoundland and Labrador
Newfoundland and Labrador form the most easterly province of Canada. On Newfoundland island, the Norse archaeological site L’Anse aux Meadows is the reputed settlement of Viking explorer Leif Erikson. Gros Morne National Park, on the Gulf of St Lawrence, has cliffs, waterfalls and glacial fjords. Southeastern capital city St. John’s is known for the 17th-century Signal Hill citadel, with a hillside walking trail.