Meet Tania de Jong

Tania de Jong AM is a leading Australian soprano and social entrepreneur. She founded Creativity Australia and Creative Universe to inspire people to find their voice and to improve wellbeing, engagement and innovation in organisations and communities. She has a Bachelor of Law (Honours) from the University of Melbourne and is […]

Meet Maurice Wells

Today I’d like to introduce Maurice Wells from Omafiets Dutch Bicycles.  Born in Canberra and currently based in Sydney, 27-year-old Maurice has a father born in New Zealand and a Korean mother so is very multicultural!  The family have lived in in a lot of different places around the […]

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 Marissa Heldoorn

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 […]

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 […]