Federation of Netherlands Societies
Federation of Netherlands Societies
In November 1967 the Federation of Netherland societies was incorporated under the company’s act . The articles of association were ...
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Engelandvaarder Kees van Brink (1915-2004)
Engelandvaarder Kees van Brink (1915-2004)
Cornelis Hendrik 'Kees' van Brink (Schiedam, 20 maart 1915 - Sydney (Australië), 11 december 2004) Kees was een geheim agent ...
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The Netherlands Benevolent Trust Fund and the Marshall Plan
The Netherlands Benevolent Trust Fund and the Marshall Plan
Learning from the lessons of WWI, after WWII a massive reconstruction plan was developed for the reconstruction of Europe. In ...
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VOC Historical Society, Perth (VOCHS)
VOC Historical Society, Perth (VOCHS)
The Society was formed in 2000 by a group of history enthusiasts that were: Concerned at the lack of general ...
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New Holland Bulletin
New Holland Bulletin
Thomas Vanderveldt, VOC historian in West Australia writes a monthly newsletter. Facebook page Member of the Royal Western Australian Historical ...
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Nederlandse Vereniging in de Southerland Shire
Nederlandse Vereniging in de Southerland Shire
(Abstract from the organisation's history) The first gathering took place in August 1953 at the Highway Cafe in Sutherland. Its ...
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Dutch Carnaval Society the Boomerangs
Dutch Carnaval Society the Boomerangs
Carnaval's pin 1983Download Anniversary Newsletter 1961 - 1983Download Newsletter September 1971Download Associate membership 1992Download Appointment of J, Leyten as Prince ...
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Koninklijke Nederlandsch-Indische Luchtvaart Maatschappij - KNILM
Koninklijke Nederlandsch-Indische Luchtvaart Maatschappij – KNILM
Koninklijke Nederlandsch-Indische Luchtvaart Maatschappij (in English: Royal Dutch Indies Airways) was the airline of the former Dutch East Indies. It ...
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Dirk Hartog - images
Dirk Hartog – images
Dirk Hartog (baptised 30 October 1580 – buried 11 October 1621) was a 17th-century Dutch sailor and explorer. Dirk Hartog's ...
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Historic Maps of the explorers
Historic Maps of the explorers
Historical maps relevant to the mapping of Australia from 1521 onwards to 1814 by a great variety of European mapmakers ...
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Abel Tasman - images, maps
Abel Tasman – images, maps
Abel Abel Tasman did more than mapping the south coast of Tasmania. The original plan in 1642 was to find ...
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Early encounters with Australian Shores
Early encounters with Australian Shores
Book by Rupert Gerritsen, 2015 Introduction This book brings together a selection of stories about Australia's early, and neglected, maritime ...
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The invisible immigrants: Dutch migrants in South Australia
The invisible immigrants: Dutch migrants in South Australia
Introduction to the publication (2011). ‘God made the world but the Dutch made Holland’ is an old saying referring to ...
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Historical overview of Dutch consular service in Queensland
Historical overview of Dutch consular service in Queensland
The Dutch Republic has sent representatives to foreign lands since 1584 and it was the first country to regulate consular ...
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Canberra Dutch Club
Canberra Dutch Club
The origin from the current club lay with the Wilhelmina Club and the Football Club Hollandia, who shared resources. They ...
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Dutch emigration ships
Dutch emigration ships
Source: Our Story Brisbane Shipping schedule of Royal Mail Service Batavia - Amsterdam - April 1933Download ...
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Dutch Indonesian Association - Cairns
Dutch Indonesian Association – Cairns
Bambu Magazine In April 1995 a small group of Indische mensen' (people born in Indonesia), such as Rob Elstak, Eric ...
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Dutch Migrant History - Queensland
Dutch Migrant History – Queensland
Like everywhere else in Australia there is also a rich history of the Dutch in Queensland. Many Dutch people settled ...
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Netherlands Association of Queensland
Netherlands Association of Queensland
It all started in 1952. Four Dutch men, recently arrived in Australia, started a `Klaverjas' (Dutch card game-only known in ...
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Brisbane Lions and its Dutch heritage
Brisbane Lions and its Dutch heritage
The origins of the Brisbane Lions can be traced back to the founding of Hollandia-Inala F.C. by Dutch immigrants in ...
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Bert van Wijk - Richlands, Brisbane
Bert van Wijk – Richlands, Brisbane
Personal story from Bert van Wijk. Source; 150 years Richlands, Inala & Neighbouring Suburbs in Brisbane's South West by Vicki ...
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Ben Morcus Brisbane
Ben Morcus Brisbane
Article published in "150 years Richland, Inala, Neighbouring suburbs in Brisbane's South West by Vicki Mynott - 2009 EPSON MFP ...
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Dutch ballerinas performing for WWII Allied troops
Dutch ballerinas performing for WWII Allied troops
Born as Maria Louisa Frederika, “Darja” Collin (November 19, 1902 – May 6, 1967) was a Dutch ballet dancer and ...
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Julius Tahija was one of the few NEI men who received the Netherlands highest military order.
Julius Tahija was one of the few NEI men who received the Netherlands highest military order.
Julius Tahija (13 July 1916 – 30 July 2002) was an Indonesian businessman, politician and soldier. He was a recipient ...
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Dutch fly in formation under Sydney Harbour Bridge - May 1942
Dutch fly in formation under Sydney Harbour Bridge – May 1942
Nicholas Dijkstra tells the story about flying in formation under the Sydney Harbour Bridge. In May 1942, two US 'Kittyhawks' ...
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Wooden Boat Building Exhibition in the Shipwrecks Museum in WA
Wooden Boat Building Exhibition in the Shipwrecks Museum in WA
At the Shipwrecks Museum in WA a wooden boat building exhibition has opened. The Dutch Australian Foundation highlights the importance ...
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Archaeological research NEI Camp Columbia Wacol Brisbane
Archaeological research NEI Camp Columbia Wacol Brisbane
When the Japanese invaded Netherlands East Indie (NEI) in 1942, most members of the NEI Government had been able to ...
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Discussion on a new electoral system with lessons learned from the Netherlands
Discussion on a new electoral system with lessons learned from the Netherlands
Professor Klaas Woldring has launched a Facebook page on this topic: https://www.facebook.com/Improving-Parliamentary-Representation-in-Australia-105761175281121 The principal objective is to explain the advantages ...
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Interviews met Antropoloog Ad Borsboom
Interviews met Antropoloog Ad Borsboom
Gesprekken met antropoloog Ad Borsboom die in de 70 er jaren bij de Aboriginies in Arhem land woonde met zijn ...
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Dan van Holst Pellekaan appointed as Deputy Premier of South Australia
Dan van Holst Pellekaan appointed as Deputy Premier of South Australia
The South Australian Mining and Energy Minister Dan van Holst Pellekaan has been appointed as Deputy Premier of South Australia ...
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Dutch TV
Dutch TV
Dutch TV is a weekly television program on community TV Channel 31 in Melbourne and Geelong (Australia) and Foxtel Aurora ...
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Wacol Remembered 1949-1987
Wacol Remembered 1949-1987
In the immediate post-War World years, refugees from war-torn Europe were resettled in different places across Australia. By 1949, it ...
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Prins Willem Alexander Village Brisbane
Prins Willem Alexander Village Brisbane
The Netherlands Retirement Village Association of Qld Inc.The village, located at 62 Collingwood Road, Birkdale, is owned and operated by ...
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Scheepswrak ‘Batavia’ onthult geheimen van 17de-eeuwse scheepsbouw.
Scheepswrak ‘Batavia’ onthult geheimen van 17de-eeuwse scheepsbouw.
Onderzoek naar het scheepswrak van het 17de-eeuwse VOC-schip de Batavia werpt nieuw licht op de scheepsbouw van de Republiek der ...
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Isodoor Berkelouw moved the book business to Australia
Isodoor Berkelouw moved the book business to Australia
The story of the famous Berkelouw bookstores goes back to Rotterdam in 1812. Several generations continued and grew the business ...
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Willem Hendrik Paling
Willem Hendrik Paling
Willem Paling (1 September 1825 – 27 August 1895) was born in Woerden, near Rotterdam. He was an accomplished Dutch ...
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The Sydney Railway Waltz by Willem Paling - 1855
The Sydney Railway Waltz by Willem Paling – 1855
The waltz was composed by Willem H. Paling, who had immigrated to Australia in 1853 from Woerden in the Netherlands ...
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Willem Paling and the villas 'Woerden' and 'The Lodge' in Stanmore, Sydney.
Willem Paling and the villas ‘Woerden’ and ‘The Lodge’ in Stanmore, Sydney.
One of the first known Dutch immigrants to Australia was Willem Paling, born in Woerden. He arrived in Sydney in ...
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2001-00-00 Heritage The Stanmore Walk (W H Paling)
2001-00-00 Heritage The Stanmore Walk (W H Paling)
This walk was designed by Paling, who was the mayor of Stanmore and had two villas here ...
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Five minutes with Jeroen ‘Dutchy’ Hulleman (interview)
Five minutes with Jeroen ‘Dutchy’ Hulleman (interview)
Republished with permission from Baking Business. Original article: https://bakingbusiness.com.au/five-minutes-with-jeroen-dutchy-hulleman/ Dutchy’s Bakehouse on the Sunshine Coast not only has a unique ...
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