Tineke Van der Eecken is a Belgian-born Australian writer with a background in social sciences and a strong interest in art and culture.
She is the author of Traverse, a travel memoir that navigates the reader through the landscape of Madagascar on the one side and her marriage on the other. Apart from Traverse, she also published Café d’Afrique in 2012, a memoir about her cultural restaurant in Zambia.
Her poetry and non-fiction are published in Australia, Europe and in the UK. Tineke lives in Perth.