Vegan news

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

A long journey to veganism


Profile of a new vegan: Marc Ten Low has taken the long road to veganism. Read his vegan story here. My story of becoming vegan is quite an interesting one... Read more →

Lentil as Anything launches "Together as Anything" program in response to pandemic


Lentil as Anything has been supporting vulnerable communities in Victoria and NSW for the past 20 years by offering vegan food on a pay-as-you-feel basis, as well as job-skill and training... Read more →

Coronavirus and other diseases caused by animal farming and hunting


We are currently facing a health crisis not seen for over a century and we urge everyone to take all precautions given by experts to help slow the spread of... Read more →

Investment of $4 million encourages kids to eat more vegies


About 95 per cent of Aussie kids are not consuming enough vegetables each day. A new national research initiative, called VegKIT, aims to do something about this health disaster. Run... Read more →

Best thing I have ever done


Profile of a new vegan: Davina Maree met a vegan at the gym who changed her life. Here is her vegan story. Davina grew up in a family bakery and,... Read more →

How my hen made me vegan


Profile of a new vegan: This is a story of how a hen changed the lives of the humans around her. Dogs have blogs and Instagram feeds with millions of... Read more →

Vegan Australia Certified vitamin range launches in Australia


Naturopathica, the Australian owned and run vitamin brand, has just launched a range of vegan certified vitamins that are now available in pharmacies and supermarkets across Australia. This is the... Read more →

Why vegans should attend the climate marches this weekend


This weekend hundreds of thousands of Australians will take to the streets in a National Day of Action to raise awareness about the impending climate crisis. The main environmental demand... Read more →

Be part of Australia's Largest Vegan BBQ 2020


Save lambs by hosting your own vegan BBQ this summer to promote plant-based alternatives to lamb and raise vital funds for Farm Animal Rescue (FAR). 2020 is the third year... Read more →

Send a question to Climate Solutions episode on ABC Q+A this Monday


This Monday, the ABC TV Q+A program is doing an episode on Climate Solutions. Unfortunately they will probably ignore the major contribution of animal agriculture to global warming, so we encourage... Read more →