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

Around Australia: March To Close All Slaughterhouses

This Saturday 4 June 2016, people around the world will gather together and march to bring awareness to the suffering and terror of the billions of animals in slaughterhouses and... Read more →

My first day at the slaughterhouse

By Faith A meat eater all her life, Faith spent a day working in a slaughterhouse. That night she became vegan and a voice for all animals. Here is the... Read more →

The amazing life of Bucket

By Michelle Reeves It's with a broken heart that I share the news of the passing of a friend. I spoke with her every day and she changed the course... Read more →

Meat is source of new antibiotic resistant bacteria in US

A strain of bacteria which is resistant to antibiotics of last resort has appeared in the US. Public health officials say this could be "the end of the road" for... Read more →

Sign up to win a Dahlicious vegan quick meal

Here is your chance to win one of three Dahlicious prize packs, each a mixed five-pack valued at $55 and mailed directly to you. Dahlicious is a tasty, healthy and... Read more →

Help with student enquires

Would you like to give advice to students doing projects on veganism? Vegan Australia often receives requests from high school and tertiary students doing research for their studies, wanting information about... Read more →

Palestinian animal rights group criticises "vegan branding" of Israeli army

For several years major news outlets have been publishing stories praising the Israeli army for catering to vegans. Most of these stories ignore the actions of the army in the... Read more →

A reflection on Mother's Day

Natalie Plantiful reflects on Mother's Day. As Mother's Day approaches, another year without my own mother. I couldn't help but think about the billions of animals that too share life... Read more →

What's the most effective way to save our planet?

Today is Earth Day and there's never been a more critical time to take action for the future of our planet. The Earth loses 56 acres of forest every minute,... Read more →

Great new website:

An exciting new Australian website aimed at helping the public understand veganism went live last week. The goal of the website,, is to inform people about the plight of... Read more →

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