The Netherlands Embassy in Wellington recently provided information about changes to requirements for Passport Applications. We published this information in the latest Het Auckland Krantje. They have since received a lot of feedback that their explanation of the new requirements was unclear. They … Continued
For everyone with a Dutch background, a connection with the Netherlands or with kind-hearted feelings for things Dutch! We’ve received a lot of support from you over the past few years for our Dutch Connection museum project. Thank You!
As a result we’ve achieved one heck of a lot! So much in fact, that our “now or never” moment has arrived. All we’re asking is your help, to make one last big push. One last effort to bring in the money we need.
Please read more about the why and how? And hopefully “Give a Little” – Want alle kleine beetjes helpen J. Just click on https://givealittle.co.nz/org/dutchconnectionmuseum#
Or come along for an exclusive visit to the Gibbs Sculpture Farm, overlooking the stunning Kaipara Harbour, on 3 December (more below).
September was a very busy month for me. First the committee meeting on the 1st of September where we had to finalise the working bee planned for Saturday the 3rd of October. We are counting on many volunteers to come … Continued
Inge and I have been struggling for weeks now with a nasty cough. We know that many people have been or are still struggling with this. We wish you all a speedy recovery. Time flies, as always in our household. … Continued
We are starting regular (bimonthly) games evenings at Holland House and the first one will be on the 19th of September. Come and join us for an evening of fun and games for the whole family – snooker, sjoelen, table tennis, … Continued
We have received information from Auckland Libraries that they have purchased some new Dutch language books for both children and adults. They are available from all 55 Auckland Libraries branches, which are located from Wellsford to Waiuku and Pukekohe, from East … Continued
A celebration of New Zealand’s continuing cultural exchange with the Netherlands, and above all a celebration of contemporary Dutch art, never been featured in an exhibition of this size in New Zealand before. Free Entry 20 August to 27 November … Continued
Vanaf 3 augustus 2015 verruimen de Consulaten in Auckland en Christchurch de openingstijden om meer klanten te kunnen helpen vóór de voorgenomen afbouw van consulaire taken per 1 Oktober 2015. Het Consulaat in Auckland zal vanaf 4 augustus 2 balies … Continued
The Auckland Dutch Club and it’s members own Holland House. 15 years ago the committee of the Auckland Dutch Club found the facility, Holland House to be under-utilized. Plans were put into place to start a Dutch market, in Holland House. … Continued
Nederlanders in Nieuw Zeeland worden eraan herinnerd dat het aanvragen van een nieuw Nederlands paspoort vanaf 1 oktober 2015 alleen mogelijk is bij de Ambassade in Wellington. Vanaf die datum kan dat niet meer in Auckland en Christchurch. In 2014 … Continued