News

News

Dutch Australian Weeklies

Click the following links http://trove.nla.gov.au/ndp/del/title/1044 and http://trove.nla.gov.au/ndp/del/title/1045 and it will take you respectively to the Dutch Australian Weeklies and Dutch Weeklies online. You can then search for and read any articles you may be interested in e.g. Cricket in Nederland; Zeeuwse Delta wonder; Afsluiting van de [...] Read more

Onderzoek naar de ervaringen met de dienstverlening van de Nederlandse overheid onder Nederlanders in het buitenland

Beste heer, mevrouw, Het Nederlandse ministerie van Buitenlandse Zaken doet onderzoek (uitgevoerd door onderzoeksbureau Kantar Public, voorheen TNS NIPO) naar de ervaringen van Nederlanders in het buitenland met de dienstverlening van de Nederlandse overheid. Met het onderzoek worden de verwachtingen en wensen van Nederlanders in het buitenland [...] Read more

DACC Newsletter September 2018

Click here to download the DACC Newsletter for September 2018. The editor/owner of the Dutch Courier Carole Overmaat will be our guest speaker at the AGM on 7th November. Earlier this year she offered a similar PowerPoint presentation for Dutch Link members. We encourage you to attend the AGM, at the Dutch Consulate in Bondi Junction. We are also [...] Read more

Enquête voor Vertrokken Nederlanders

Beste geëmigreerde Nederlanders en Vlamingen, Zoals velen van jullie al weten: wetenschappers van het Amsterdamse Meertens Instituut hebben, in samenwerking met de Nederlandse Taalunie, een enquête opgesteld voor alle geëmigreerde Nederlanders en Vlamingen, en voor iedereen die afstamt van Nederlandse of Vlaamse emigranten. Het doel van de enquête [...] Read more

Abel Tasman original painting on loan to the Groninger Museum

A few months ago the volunteer Chair of the Abel Tasman Museum in Lutje Gast (Council Grootegast), Mr. Harke Bosma unexpectedly visited the Dutch Heritage Centre in Smithfield and found, somewhat to his surprise, that a replica of the painting of Tasman and his family (1637) was on display. Our centre regularly displays replicas of VOC [...] Read more

Yes, we can... ...rewrite the Australian Constitution

YES, we can... ...rewrite the Australian Constitution, BookPod, 2018 Klaas Woldring, DACC Secretary and former Political Science Associate Professor, is a migrant from the Netherlands who writes about governance system change in Australia which, in his view, is long overdue. The recent decision by the High Court to declare five more MPs illegal on [...] Read more

DACC Newsletter June 2018

Click here to download the DACC Newsletter for June 2018. This newsletter starts with the first paragraph of an article which appeared in a newspaper in the Netherlands in 1951. We hope you will enjoy the newsletter – and that we may see you at Smithfield sometime this year! Read more

Dutch Australian Heritage Exhibition Sunday 22nd April from 10.30 AM

On view: Aspects of Dutch migration post -1945; Dutch maps of 17th Century maritime exploration; Maquette of the centre of Amsterdam; Famous Dutch painters records; Reference Library and Dutch Clubs’ archives; KLM promotional material and Australian history; Records of Delta Project (1953 floods). The DACC was established in 1983. It is a heritage [...] Read more

1 2 3 >