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The Eureka Flag; 150 year mystery solved?

September 23, 2011

Geoff Barker
While working on a story relating to the Eureka Stockade I came upon some interesting information which may clarify a nearly 150 year old mystery relating to who designed the famous Eureka flag. Some accounts credit a Canadian miner, "Captain" Henry Ross, as being the designer of the flag.