Due to unforeseen issues with the funding and organisation of Dutch Orange Day there will be no DOD 2016. We hope to have these issues resolved in order to be able to stage a DOD event in 2017 and will keep you informed via this website.

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On behalf of the committee

Peter van Duyn
President Dutch Orange Day Inc.

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Tag you Instagram pictures with #DUTCHORANGEDAY to add them to the DOD homepage!

Still looking for new committee members for 2016. Please contact any of the 2015 committee members. It is important to respond early. Committee DOD. ...

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Oranje Boven Down Under! Mensen met Poffertjes zijn Boffertjes!

When in Sydney visit the Dutch Australian Cultural Centre, Smithfield, achter ''t Winkeltje. See you there.

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DON'T MISS THIS GREAT EVENT, FAMILY DAY@ Dutch Club Abel Tasman together with Dutch Connection.

There is plenty to do for all of you: Professional Face Painter for the kids, Magician and Balloon fun for the whole family, Kids Flea Market, Arts & Crafts, Sjoelen, DJ, Movies, Klaverjas workshops, DUTCH FOOD and lots of Gezelligheid.
Members $ 10 Non Members $ 15 (you can sign up to become a member on the day).

Please register by sending an email to: dutchconnectionaustralia@gmail.com

This event is organised together by Dutch Connection and Dutch Club Abel Tasman for everyone who feels connected to the Dutch!! See you there.

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Taste of Holland

We are celebrating Dutch food this year!

Here’s a video from the National Geographic channel featuring many of the foods you’ll find at KLM Dutch Orange Day this year.

Come along on 26 April and get your Dutch food fix!

Volunteers wanted


On Sunday 26th of April (2015), we will celebrate the 11th edition of Dutch Orange Day (DOD) at Queensbridge Square, Melbourne.  The previous 10 editions were wonderful due to the assistance of the many volunteers. We wish to thank them again for their contributions. The eleventh Dutch Orange Day is again in need of volunteers.

If you or your friends (you don’t have to be Dutch) are interested in helping to plan, organise and manage this event, please send a brief email to dutchorangeday@hotmail.com outlining your interests and experiences.

Don’t forget to include your contact details (phone, email).

We look forward to hear from you!

See you at Queenbridge Square

Melbourne – 26 April 2015

Dutch Orange Day 2015 will take place on 26 April 2015 at Queensbridge Square on Southbank in Melbourne. Come down on Public Transport or do it the Dutch way and come on your bike!

Talking about bicycles, did you know that Dutch Cargo Bike has a new website? They import a huge range of cargo bikes (bakfietsen), as well as commuter bikes and accessories.

Check them out at www.dutchcargobike.com.au. Both websites for Dutch Cargo Bike and Dutch Orange Day were developed by Scout Studio, a web and graphic design studio based in North East Victoria. If your organisation is after a new website, app or identity, make sure to contact Scout Studio for a chat.

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