Life in Australia

Dutch Australian blog posts about my Life in Australia

2016 Summer holiday in Australia

For those who are new to this blog - we're a Dutch Australian family who currently live in the Netherlands (read more about us here).  We have spent more than a decade now travelling between the two countries.  We have now settled long-term in The Hague and are happy...

Koala Renee Rescue

What began as a routine shopping trip became a little more adventurous yesterday. On Dohles Rocks Road, Murrumba Downs (near the Tavern), traffic was at a standstill and it wasn’t just the ongoing roadworks – a small koala was running across the road, dodging cars. This is the story of the rescue of a koala that was named Renee…with a lovely surprise ending.

A Dual National Dutch Australian

This blog is to be a collection of my experiences and I hope to also gather stories of others in similar situations about either becoming a dual national, or having connections between the Dutch and Australian cultures. I will write predominately in English, being my native language, though I’m fairly fluent now in Dutch – I can read and speak it well, though am not very confident expressing myself in writing in het Nederlands….though perhaps I can use this blog to try and change that!

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Are you a Dutch Australian? This website celebrates the connections between the two countries and shares personal experiences.

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