Vegan Australia

Concerned about animals?  Want to make the world a fairer place?  Looking for ways to lessen your environmental footprint?  Want to improve your health?  Whatever brings you here, we have resources to help you on your journey.

Veganism: "a philosophy and way of living which seeks to exclude, as far as is possible and practicable, all forms of exploitation of, and cruelty to, animals for food, clothing or any other purpose."

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Latest news

Animal agriculture devastating Great Barrier Reef


Thousands of square kilometres of Australian bushland are being cleared every year to grow cattle and the rate of clearing is increasing. To make it easier to understand the scale... Read more →

World Day for the End of Fishing


The World Day for the End of Fishing is this weekend. This international campaign is an opportunity to bring awareness to the plight of the trillions of aquatic animals who... Read more →

What the Health film premiere screenings in Australia


What the Health is the groundbreaking follow-up film from the creators of the award-winning documentary Cowspiracy. Premiere screenings are occurring in cities across Australia, including Melbourne, Sydney, Brisbane, Adelaide and... Read more →

New Australian Vegan Magazine now in a newsagent near you


The Australian Vegan Magazine has just hit the shelves of a newsagent near you! This new bimonthly magazine aims to be part of the growing movement to raise awareness about... Read more →

Youth radio reports on non-dairy milk labelling stir


Youth radio station SYN recently looked at moves by the dairy industry to ban the term 'milk' for plant based milk products and responses from the vegan community. In an... Read more →

Carbs are not the enemy - here's why


If you think a vegan diet means eating too many carbohydrates, read what our nutrition writer Georgia Bamber has to say. The media, celebrities and invalidated, fad diets like Atkins,... Read more →

March to Close All Slaughterhouses 2017


This Saturday 11 March 2017, Australians across the country will join together and march to raise awareness for the millions of farmed animals whose lives are cut short each year.... Read more →

Vegan businesses: exhibit at Fine Food Australia


Are you a vegan food producer in NSW? Would you like to promote your products to thousands of national and international buyers at the Fine Food Australia trade exhibition in... Read more →

Vegan activism for shy people - 15 easy ways to contribute


This helpful article was written by vegan freelance writer Tanya Hardy. It looks at ways shy and introverted vegans can be more active in promoting veganism. "We don't have to... Read more →

Manly men and vegan wimps


Why are most Australian vegans women? In this article, Chris McMullen looks at why the Aussie male may be so resistant to veganism. Where are the vegan men? I'm a... Read more →

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