Dutch Kroketten – a recipe with Australian ingredients from Shane’s Oma

On the Dutch Australian Facebook Page recently, Shane John Backx shared his Oma's Croquettes (Kroketten) recipe with us.  Re-sharing here with permission. I asked Shane for a little more information about his Oma, here's his words: "Her story is like a lot of others, survived the depression, kept her family of 4 young boys and … Continue reading Dutch Kroketten – a recipe with Australian ingredients from Shane’s Oma

Mirusia returns home to tour Australia: April to August 2016

Mirusia Returns home to tour Australia April to August 2016 Tickets on Sale Wednesday October 7, 2015 Brisbane born soprano Mirusia is now based in the Netherlands but will return home with her new solo program This Time Tomorrow, which will tour nationally from April to August 2016, preceded by a concert on November 28, 2015 and two on January 9 & 16 next year. For the past nine years … Continue reading Mirusia returns home to tour Australia: April to August 2016

Fresh Dutch Stroopwaffels in Sydney?

https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/stroopwafel/stroopandco-gourmet-stroopwafels-syrup-waffles/ It was great to get a message recently via the Dutch Australian Facebook page from Pieter Den Heten.  He alerted me to his Kickstarted campaign to get an organic Stroopwafel bakery up and running in Sydney: So for all you Dutchies in Sydney who would like to be able to get some delicious fresh … Continue reading Fresh Dutch Stroopwaffels in Sydney?

Teeltmanager Tomaten Australie: Job opportunity for a Dutch candidate in Australia

We are a recruitment company in the Netherlands and we have a job opportunity in Victoria, Australia. They are looking for a Dutch candidate for a long term relationship. Manon Delbar People4You Honselersdijk, The Netherlands http://www.people4you.nl/vacatures/vacature-teeltmanager-australie-468820-11.html Teeltmanager Australië Wat zijn je werkzaamheden als Teeltmanager Australië? Wegens uitbreiding van de kwekerij zijn wij voor onze relatie … Continue reading Teeltmanager Tomaten Australie: Job opportunity for a Dutch candidate in Australia

400th anniversary of Dirk Hartog’s landing in Western Australia in 2016

The Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands in Australia and the Consulate General in Sydney are proud to support a range of projects and activities that will take place in 2016 to highlight the 400th anniversary of Dirk Hartog’s landing in Western Australia. On 25 October 1616, Dutch captain Dirk Hartog made landfall with his … Continue reading 400th anniversary of Dirk Hartog’s landing in Western Australia in 2016

Wij gaan naar Australie: an upcoming adventure for a family from The Netherlands

I recently began working at the Haagse Hogeschool (The Hague University of Applied Sciences) and read about Sander's upcoming trip on a the internal website.  I contacted him and asked if I could share here as I'm sure it is interesting to the Dutch Australian community!  Read below about their plans for an adventure and … Continue reading Wij gaan naar Australie: an upcoming adventure for a family from The Netherlands

Dutch Australian cooperation on Flood Risk and Water Management

Brisbane gathers Water experts at a Live Conference with The Hague to discuss the Queensland-Netherlands Cooperation on Flood Risk and Water Management On the occasion of the visit to Australia of the Dutch Vice-Minister for Trade, Simon Smits, over forty experts on water management, infrastructure, planning, architecture, and government officials gathered in Brisbane’s hotel Royal … Continue reading Dutch Australian cooperation on Flood Risk and Water Management