For the first Kingsday there are a number of activities organised by enthusiastic Dutchies. So get your orange clothing out and get ready to party!
24 APRIL KINGSDAY RECEPTION HOSTED BY THE CONSULATE-GENERAL IN SYDNEY
On Thursday 24 April, the Kingsday reception starts at 6.00pm at the Sydney Masonic Centre on Goulburn Street. To buy tickets click here. And be quick because tickets are selling fast. For more updates of the Consulate-General in Sydney, look at their Facebook page.
24 APRIL KINGSDAY AFTER PARTY HOSTED BY DUTCH REPUBLIC
The very first Dutch Kingsday in 123 years should be celebrated in style. If you love orange, bitterballen, Dutch dj's, Heineken and Dutch music then you should join us at the unofficial afterparty!
The After Party follows immediately after the reception of the Dutch Consulate. Doors open at 9.00pm at the Civic Hotel, level 1, 388 Pitt Street in Sydney. To buy tickets click here. (50 metres from the Orange reception - no tickets at the door) For more information look at the Dutch Republic Facebook page.
26 APRIL DUTCH KINGSDAY PARTY HOSTED BY MY DUTCH CONNECTION
If you've not had enough on the 24th or you didn't make it there, there is another chance to party with the Dutch!
Doors open at 8.30pm at the Art House Hotel on 275 Pitt Street. They have booked the coolest party band in the whole of Australia! They play anything from dance classics to Lady Gaga, live music! To buy tickets click here. For more information look at the My Dutch Connection Facebook page.
4 MAY KINGSDAY AND 'VRIJMARKT' HOSTED BY DUTCH SCHOOL DE KANGOEROE
Everyone is welcome from 12.00 to 3.00pm at Club Neerlandia, 1 Grattan Crescent, Frenchs Forest NSW. There will be many activities for kids and you can put down your rug and sell your second hand items.
It is a big party every year so come out and join the children, parents and teachers of the Kangoeroe!