The Club has a well stocked shop for members and guests to purchase authentic and traditional Dutch foods from Frikandelen to Kroketen and popular brands of everyday fare as well as Dutch Liquorice (Zoet, Zoute & Salmiak Drop) at very reasonable prices. To bring a taste of Holland to the Dutch/Australian community, the shop is located at the Dutch Club, 123 Pine Road, Richlands and is fully operational – all members and guests are most welcome to check out our ever increasing product range.
- Monday | Closed
- Tuesday | 9:00am – 2:00pm. Reopens at 7:00pm for cards and billiards.
- Wednesday | Closed
- Thursday | Closed
- Friday | 9:00am – 2:00pm
- Saturday | 9:00am – 12:00pm
- Sunday | Closed
- Events – As Advertised
Royal Netherlands Embassy:
Ambassador H.E. Ms Marion Derckx
Address: 120 Empire Circuit, Yarralumla, ACT 2600
Phone: 02 6220 9400 Fax: 02 6273 3206
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Website: http://mfa.nl.can
Consulate of the Netherlands Queensland:
Ms Marion Wind, Honorary Consul – Consulate of the Netherlands in Queensland
Website: Netherlands Website – Australia
What is the Dutch Club? It is not a club house or a building; it is an association of people from Dutch origin or descent and their families, whether they were born in The Netherlands or Australia.
For many Dutch immigrants, being so far away from their families in ‘The Netherlands’ and learning to adapt to their new lives in Australia was not without its trials and tribulations, it is from that perspective that the club has been there to support its members and guests by bringing people together and extending a welcoming hand.
It was in 1952, that a group of Dutch people who lived in the Brisbane area, held a meeting at St Francis Hall, Brisbane and as a result of that meeting the Dutch Club was founded.
From its very humble beginnings the club has proudly promoted the Dutch Culture and Traditions welcoming families, friends and guests to the club. Giving new meaning to the word ‘Gezellig’! Read More…