Vegan news

The latest news from Vegan Australia plus vegan and animal rights news from around Australia and the world.

Living vegan on a budget


One of the reasons many people struggle with adopting a vegan diet is the perception that it will be too expensive. This article will explore this perception, aiming to both... Read more →

Join the Dominion Animal Rights March next week


Dominion is a newly released documentary exposing the horror of animal farming. It shows standard practices in the Australian animal agriculture industry. The Dominion Animal Rights March is part of... Read more →

The power of the wholefoods plant based diet in the prevention and treatment of disease


This article was written by Alison Moore, Credentialed Mental Health Nurse, and was first published in the newsletter of the Australian College of Mental Health Nurses in March 2018. Almost... Read more →

World Day for the End of Fishing 2018


The 2018 World Day for the End of Fishing is coming up this weekend. This is the second year of this international campaign to bring awareness to the plight of... Read more →

Just good business: why all restaurants should add vegan options to their menu


From the local cafe to national chains, more and more restaurants are now catering to the growing demand for vegan food options: vegan pizzas at Domino's, Crust and Pizza Hut,... Read more →

Dominion animal rights documentary screenings start this month


The highly-anticipated animal rights documentary Dominion is launching at the end of this month. Written and directed by Chris Delforce of Aussie Farms, the film is a feature-length documentary focussing... Read more →

History making response to poultry inquiry


Thank you to everyone who made a submission to the inquiry into poultry welfare, telling the government that they want to see the poultry industry end within 10 years. By... Read more →

Get chickens out of farming, government inquiry told


Over 900 submissions calling for the end of chicken farming were received by the recent government inquiry into poultry welfare. This is the first time that a government inquiry has... Read more →

Help organise the Melbourne Vegan Parade


Calling for volunteers to help organise the inaugural Melbourne Vegan Parade New York, Cape Town, Toronto and Prague all have parades to celebrate veganism. It's global! And it's time Australia... Read more →

Reduce or eliminate: which message should vegans give?


All vegans want so see the end of suffering to farmed animals. However, some believe that asking others to eliminate all animal consumption and go vegan is "too much" and... Read more →