Lưu Nhơn Nghĩa graduated from Saigon Pedagogy University, then taught English at high schools in Củ Chi and Sóc Trăng. He was a Colombo-Plan student in New Zealand in January 1975. He moved to live in Germany for seven years and settled in Brisbane in 1988. He was a teacher at the Darra public school and was the Principle of the Vietnamese Saturday school at Darra. He published Như Cánh Chuồn Chuồn and Con Đường Cũ (2007).