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Nanaimo Golf Club

Nanaimo, British Columbia
Confirmation of a grant of a Flag
September 15, 2004
Vol. IV, p. 401

Flag of the Nanaimo Golf Club

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Blazon

Flag

Or on a Canadian pale Vert an escutcheon of the Arms of the Nanaimo Golf Club (Vert a representation of the Nanaimo Bastion Argent between three fountains all within a bordure Or);


Symbolism

Flag

The colour green represents the lush grasses at the Nanaimo Golf Club course. The fountains are a reference to the water hazards golfers must negotiate. The representation of the Nanaimo Bastion symbolizes the historic building located in the City of Nanaimo, and emphasizes the golf course’s affinity to the city.