In previous months we have highlighted Dutch literature in Australia and we continue this month with another collection of interesting and often forgotten books. However, some will recall nostalgic memories from those who arrives as children or as emigrants from the 1950s and 1960s.

Land in de verte – 1952

Books by Koos Schuur on his refelection on emigration to Australia 1953

“Australië” – “A Book of Australia” 1962

Onder schoolkinderen en andere verhalen – 1963

Australia and New Zealand – 1965

Children’s Book: Jack en Sheltie – 1966 /The curse of Urumbu – 1980

Books about Mary Bryant and the Batavia from Anthony van Kampen

Dutch in Victoria – Henk Overberg

“Leesgids Australië: Verhalen uit en over Australië” – 2003

The Dutch in Australia -2005

See also: Dutch emigration literature with regard to Australia 1946 – 1992