2016 marks the 400th anniversary of the first Dutch contact with Western Australia. On 25 October 1616, Dirk Hartog made landfall with his ship the Eendracht at Dirk Hartog Island, in the Shark Bay area. Please join us in the commemorations, celebrations and community activities throughout Australia during this special year.
Dirk Hartog Lecture Series
The Embassy has initiated a series of lectures about Dirk Hartog in conjunction with Dr Wendy van Duivenvoorde, Dutch senior...