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 and global warming

Animal agriculture is the leading cause of global warming. We are all concerned about climate change and most people support the move to renewable energy. But many of us are... Read more →

Aussie vegan filmmakers win international awards

Two Australian vegan filmmakers have recently won international awards for their short films about an animal sanctuary in Texas. The filmmakers, Chee Wei Tay and Alana Tompson, are based in... Read more →

Vegan farmed animal sanctuaries

Just a few years ago there were only a handful of farmed animal sanctuaries in Australia. Now they can be found in nearly all states of Australia. These sanctuaries care... Read more →

Meat eaters vs the Great Barrier Reef

The Great Barrier Reef is dying. Are meat eaters the culprits? If so, why are environmental groups ignoring it? More insightful research from Terrastendo: It appears we may be witnessing... Read more →

Vegan billboard campaign goes rural

After two successful billboard campaigns in the Toowoomba region, the group Vegans in Toowoomba, spearheaded by Marilyn Orr and Renata Halpin, have undertaken a more ambitious task: erecting a billboard... Read more →

5 reasons being vegan worked for me

Profile of a new vegan: Kim Beach has been a health and fitness coach for many years. 12 months ago she decided to try eating a plant based diet -... Read more →

Open letter to World Health Organisation on threats from animal farming

Over 200 health and science experts have signed an open letter to the World Health Organization, asking them to take seriously the issue of animal farming. The main focus of... Read more →

Vegan health practitioners

Are you looking for advice about health issues or vegan nutrition? We have put together this list of health professionals in Australia who will be able to help. They are... Read more →

Dairy industry using 'science' as marketing tool

More desperation from the dairy industry. The dairy industry has recently funded a widely-reported study into the link between dairy consumption and heart disease. Before you read it, just check... Read more →

Wild dogs deserve respect

Dogs, just like those you may care for in your home, are routinely trapped, poisoned and hunted in NSW. These dogs are individual, sentient beings with likes, dislikes, wants, needs... Read more →

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