Conversations yet to come over if the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander flags will feature in Tokyo's opening ceremony

Isobel Cootes
By Isobel Cootes
Updated July 8 2021 - 5:41am, first published July 7 2021 - 9:49am
Patty Mills at the recent Boomers camp in the USA. Picture: Australian Boomers

Patty Mills will be the first Indigenous Australian to carry the flag into the opening ceremony in Tokyo but it remains unclear if alongside the Australian flag there will be any First Nations flags accompanying it.


Isobel Cootes

Isobel Cootes


Sports reporter at The Canberra Times. A Novocastrian with a passion for football (or soccer as they call it in the capital) via The Examiner and The Port Lincoln Times.