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Renee Veldman-Tentori

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Meet Jorgen van Eck

I “met” Jorgen van Eck via Facebook and thought his project sounded really interesting so asked him to complete this profile. Currently living in North Maclean, Queensland, Jorgen is is 42 and was born in Utrecht, The Netherlands and has also lived in Maastricht.  He  emigrated to Australia in November 1980 […]

Happy Australia Day!

Today is a national holiday.  We celebrate Australia Day on the 26th January each year.  You can read more information on the Wikipedia Australia Day entry and here is a short extract: Australia Day (previously known as Anniversary Day, Foundation Day, and ANA Day)[1] is the official national day of Australia. Celebrated annually on 26 […]

Meet Dutch Australian Bonnie Black

I’m excited to have the opportunity to share some interviews with Dutch Australians…would you like to share your story?  Contact us. Today, meet 25 year old Bonnie Black.  Born in Sydney, she now lives in beautiful Brisbane, Australia.  She’s also spent time living in Papua New Guinea and Townsville.  Born and raised […]

Dutchys Bakehouse

Dutchy’s Bakehouse

We live in North Brisbane but are still regulars at Dutchy’s Bakehouse on the Sunshine Coast.  Not only do they provide wonderful Dutch bread but a whole array of other baked goods…along with friendly service. Today they celebrated three years – gefeliciteerd!  There was a great celebration with […]