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 […]
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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) is the official national day of Australia. Celebrated annually on 26 […]
Today it’s my pleasure to introduce Marissa Heldoorn, a 28 year old Dutch Australian born in Sydney Australia. She is currently living in Novara, Italy (northern lakes region, near Lago Maggiore) as “my dutch passport allows me to live and work freely in Europe.” Marissa’s story about her Dutch […]
I’m excited to have the opportunity to share some interviews with Dutch Australians…would you like to share your story? Please contact us. I’m pleased to introduce Dutch Australian Natasha Langley (Deters). Born 30 years ago in Mona Vale, NSW to Dutch parents, she moved to Holland when she was […]
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 […]
Today was an absolutely beautiful day in Redcliffe with blue, blue skies. Each year, the Duyfkenschool Brisbane organise a wonderful cultural day for their students. I’ve been lucky to attend for several years now and have taken photos for the Holland Focus magazine. This year, I was increadibly […]
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 […]