CELEBRATING in 2016 Guyana’s 50th Independence Anniversary.
Guyana’s flag, also known as THE GOLDEN ARROWHEAD, has 5 symbolic colors:
|The Amerindian style head-dress symbolizes the Amerindians, Guyana’s indigenous people. The two diamonds in the head dress symbolize the country’s mining industry.The helmet is the monarchy insignia. Two jaguars – one with a pick-axe, the other with a sugar cane and a stalk of rice, symbolize labor and the two main agricultural industries of Guyana. The protective shield is decorated with the national flower – the Victoria Amazonia Lily. The three blue wavy lines represent the many waters of Guyana. The Canje Pheasant, a rare bird is found mainly in this part of the world. The banner carries Guyana’s motto:
ONE PEOPLE. ONE NATION. ONE DESTINY.
GAM FUTURE EVENTS
. GAM GOLF TOURNAMENT – September 10, 2016. The Meadows. 2511 McGregor Farm Rd. 204 792 4240
. GAM DOMINOES TOURNAMENT – November 5, 2016. Place TBA.