Vegan news

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

I don't miss eating the flesh of the tormented


Profile of a new vegan: Ann Borg was vegetarian for 23 years before learning about the dairy and egg industry. Here is her vegan story. My name is Ann. I... Read more →

Valentine's Day launch for vegan dating site


Are you looking for vegan love? Want to meet that special person who shares the same ethical values? You're in luck! On Valentine's Day 2016 a brand new dating site... Read more →

Submission: Phase out animal farming in 10 years


Vegan Australia has made a submission to the Productivity Commission's initial public inquiry into regulations that affect the productivity of agriculture. The submission focuses on a number of topics raised... Read more →

Vegan diet is a climate-friendly diet


A new booklet has been released comparing greenhouse gas emissions of plant-based and animal-based foods. Using sample recipes, it shows that nutritious vegan meals can have carbon footprints up to... Read more →

I know that I am making a difference


Profile of a new vegan: Krystal Kay started on her journey to veganism at age 12. Here is her vegan story. My journey towards veganism began when I was 12... Read more →

I'd never expected to call myself vegan


Profile of a new vegan: Dilan Fernando's first step to veganism was due to a slip of the finger. Here is his vegan story. I'd never expected to call myself... Read more →

I am vegan just as much for animals as for health


Profile of a new vegan: Amanda Stagoll's path to veganism was through her debilitating ill health. Here is her vegan story. Initially my transition to veganism began as a journey... Read more →

Veganism is one of the most positive changes I've made


Profile of a new vegan: Em Lew first went vegetarian at age nine, after watching an animal documentary. Here is her vegan story. I've never considered myself an 'animal lover'.... Read more →

A friend educated me about animal agriculture


Profile of a new vegan: Lauren Pienaar is a university student studying science. Here is her vegan story. I'm 19 years of age, female and studying science at UQ. I... Read more →

I have never felt healthier


Profile of a new vegan: A routine trip to the doctor was Michael Fields's first step to veganism. Here is his vegan story. Growing up I never gave my diet... Read more →