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

Vegan advice: About zoos


Need advice on anything vegan? Send your questions to [email protected] (subject line: Vegan advice). Read more questions and answers at our Ask me anything VEGAN advice column. Q: Hi Georgia,... Read more →

The Beyond Zero Emissions Zero Carbon Australia Land Use Report


After many years of scientific research, Beyond Zero Emissions launched in 2014 a ground-breaking report on the impact of agriculture on sustainability and climate change in Australia. The report looks... Read more →

Vegan advice: Sneaky terms


Need advice on anything vegan? Send your questions to [email protected] (subject line: Vegan advice). Read more questions and answers at our Ask me anything VEGAN advice column. Q: Hi Georgia,... Read more →

Climate change driving diet change - 37% of Aussies now reducing meat consumption


New research from PLAY Market Research (PLAY MR) shows that 37% of Australians are actively reducing their meat consumption, while 10% are dedicated vegan or vegetarian. The research proves there... Read more →

Leave free school milk in the 1950s


The dairy industry is again seeking to have a national free school milk (cow's milk) scheme reintroduced in Australia. These calls come from dairy industry lobby groups like Dairy Australia... Read more →

Vegan advice: Supplements for junior


Need advice on anything vegan? Send your questions to [email protected] (subject line: Vegan advice). Read more questions and answers at our Ask me anything VEGAN advice column. Q: My three... Read more →

Dairy industry is unsustainable


The dairy industry is intrinsically unsustainable and should be transitioned to other forms of land use. In a submission to a NSW Parliamentary inquiry into the long-term sustainability of the... Read more →

October is Egg-Free Month


During October let's focus on putting the chicken before the egg. Let's answer that age old question, which came first, the chicken or the egg :-) The world chicken egg... Read more →

September is National Biodiversity Month


National Biodiversity Month is held in September each year to promote the importance of protecting biodiversity in Australia and the world. It is a time to stop and appreciate the... Read more →

Be Kind to Animals Week


This year Be Kind to Animals Week is 1-7 October and it's gearing up to be the biggest in its 10 year history. The annual event was created by the... Read more →