CaptureflagOur new flag – flying the fern

Flying The Silver Fern The silver fern appears on three of our new flag options. But many are critical of its use on the flag –  it’s just branding, a tacky design-element. Perhaps our addiction to consumerism blinds us from seeing the silver fern in it’s proper historical context. The fern’s appearance as a national symbol goes back to the 1880s, when Pakeha decided they wanted to be New Zealanders… Read more »