Recap: New Zealand votes to keep its current flag in referendum
Take a look back at our live coverage as New Zealand voted to keep its existing flag.
A total of 1,200,003 people (56.6 per cent) voted to retain the ensign, with 915,008 (43.2 per cent) in favour of the silver fern design.
Here's how it all went down.
* NZ shows its colours and votes to retain existing flag
* Opinion: Defeated, but not humiliated
* New flag NZ? Yeah, nah: How the internet reacted
* Which flag MPs voted for in the final referendum
* Key: vote against silver fern flag won't damage my legacy