Flag of Sydney

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Background knowledge

The flag of the city of Sydney consists of three horizontal stripes in the colors white, gold and blue.In the upper third are three smaller flags.The left part or the left coat of arms is that of Thomas Townshend, Viscount Sydney, after whom the city is named. In the center is the English maritime flag. The upper right part is of Thomas Hughes, the first mayor of Sydney.

The lower part shows a sailing ship in full wind, which is supposed to remind of the famous Sydney harbor.
P.S.: The capital of Australia is Canberra :)

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