Category: People

Meet Dutch Australian Lucas Spoel

This article is part of a series sharing the stories of Dutch Australian people.  Today I have the pleasure of introducing Lucas Spoel.  Here is his story and email interview.  This is in his own words and I particularly enjoyed reading his mix of Nederlands and English – […]

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 […]