Bonaire is part of the BES which forms part of the Dutch Caribbean. Altough Bonaire is part of one country it still holds its own flag which can be seen on the right.
The yellow and the upper triangle represents the sun and the bright yellow flowers that bloom after a rain.
The white field represents the purity of the Bonerian people, while the blue reminds the people of the ocean that surrounds the island. The star represents the six traditional neighbourhoods of Bonaire, while the navigators compass pays homage to the brave sailors and navigators who helped the Dutch marine during the second world war. The color red represents the fighting spirit of the Bonerian people!