Vegan news

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

2021: Year in review - veganism goes mainstream

2021 has been a remarkable year - in so many ways. Here is an overview of Vegan Australia's 2021. A successful World Vegan Month Now that World Vegan Month has... Read more →

We've asked the Prime Minister to go vegan at COP26. Will he do it?

Vegan Australia has teamed up with Vegan Easy to send an invitation to Prime Minister Scott Morrison urging him to take up a 30-day vegan challenge for the COP26 climate... Read more →

Celebrate World Vegan Day: take the 30 Day Vegan Easy Challenge!

The free November Vegan Easy Challenge is being held as a celebration of World Vegan Day and World Vegan Month - the perfect time for people to give vegan living... Read more →

Vegans stand up to the meat industry at hearing

Vegan Australia was proud to join seven other vegan and animal rights groups invited to present at a Senate hearing into labelling of plant based alternative products. The other groups... Read more →

Animal welfare inquiry told: phase out animal farming

Image credit: We Animals The NSW animal welfare laws are currently under review and the NSW Government says that "protecting the welfare of animals is a priority" for the Government.... Read more →

Search for the ultimate Down Under vegan pie flavour

Thanks to our trailblazing friends at the Vegan Society of Aotearoa New Zealand (VSANZ), September 3 has become known as World Vegan Pie Day. This year, the VSANZ has kindly... Read more →

Animal industry threatened by growth of plant-based products

Threatened by the growth of plant-based alternative meat products, the animal agriculture industry has forced yet another inquiry into vegan food labelling. In its submission to the senate inquiry, Vegan... Read more →

New Vegan Easy video series caps off June Challenge

Vegan Australia partner charity Vegan Easy has created an entertaining new video series (featured below). These are great resources to share with new vegans and plant-curious friends and family. The... Read more →

Help protect wildlife - one week to make a submission

Vegan Australia campaigns for the rights of all animals to be respected. We usually do this by promoting veganism and by highlighting in particular the suffering of farmed animals who... Read more →

Join World Vegan Burger Day on Friday 28 May

This World Vegan Burger Day¬†show the world that vegan burgers are not only delicious and versatile but also better for animals and the environment. It's easy to join: just eat... Read more →