Last night, 17 May 2019, I had the amazing experience of seeing Hugh Jackman live in Amsterdam. This sold out performance at the Ziggo Dome with an audience of 15,000 was a dazzling display of incredible talent. Is there nothing that man cannot do? The Man. The Music. […]
It’s that time of year again already. Both the Netherlands and Australia are hot favourites in the 2019 Eurovision final tonight. The Netherland’s entry is Duncan Laurence with Arcade: His name prompted my husband to quote “I’d like to have a beer with Duncan”….proving he’s earned his Australian […]
This article is about Stichting GOED – Grenzeloos Onder Een Dak, written by Antonietta Sgherzi. This article is in English, for Nederlands visit https://www.stichtinggoed.nl Stichting Grenzeloos Onder Een Dak (GOED) is a nonprofit foundation, established in early 2019 to connect over one million Dutch people living outside the Netherlands. […]
Koning Willem-Alexander bezocht tijdens zijn 52everjaardag samen met zijn familie de stad Amersfoort (provincie Utrecht). Het is de vijfde editie ‘Koningsdag nieuwe stijl’.
Curious how many other dual Dutch Australian nationals are out there?
Thank you to Dutch Australian Ann Akker Hobbelen for sharing this beautiful poem via our Facebook page (republished with permission). Ann came from Haarlem Holland to Australia in 1952. De meeste van ons zijn hier vele jaren geleden aangekomen Om een beter leven te vinden en het vervullen […]
The Australian Embassy and NZ Embassy in the Netherlands commemorate ANZAC DAY in The Hague each year. I am grateful for this opportunity to be able to commemorate this important day, even though I am currently far from (my other) home. This year I was glad to be […]
If you’re an Australian in the Netherlands – you’re in luck. The No Worries BBQ Launch party on 14 April 2019 will bring an Australian taste experience to Rotterdam. Of course Dutchies also most welcome. Bring your friends! Get your tickets here: https://www.smokeygoodness.nl “No Worries” is the 5th […]
Alina Tang is an artist originally from Perth, Western Australia and currently based in Amsterdam, The Netherlands. She works across printmaking, illustration, and floriography for exhibitions, collaborative projects, and commissions. In June 2018 she relocated from her home town for a new adventure and chapter in life in […]
Simon Murphy is an international award-winning Dutch-based conductor and violist with a special interest in the music of the 18th century. Born in Sydney, Simon now lives in The Netherlands. On his new album, JET SET! Classical Glitterati (Pentatone, 2019), Murphy performs Zelter’s Viola Concerto in E-Flat alongside […]