Vegan news

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

We are the fortunate ones


Profile of a vegan: Philip Ross became interested in plant based diets over 50 years ago. Here is his vegan story. My interest in health started in my school days,... Read more →

I feel good knowing every mouthful is as harm free as it can be


Profile of a new vegan: Even though Jason Glasson always knew he would be vegan, it was still a long journey. Read his vegan story here. I have always 'known'... Read more →

Viva la Vegan! tenth anniversary


"I am a committed vegan because I believe that we all need to tread as lightly as we can on the earth and to cause the least amount of pain... Read more →

Vegan cookbook offer - Easter special


Energise your cooking skills with this special Easter offer of two beautiful cookbooks by noted Australian vegan cookbook author Leigh Drew. For the month of March get both Veganissimo and... Read more →

Australian Vegans Journal launching soon


A new vegan publication will soon be launching and you can help make it a success! Australian Vegans Journal has the potential for creating positive change in Australia. It will... Read more →

Your chance to appear in a fun vegan music video clip


Australian vegan ultramarathon runner and musician, Grant "Raw Aussie Athlete" Campbell, will soon be releasing a music video clip called "Come Eat with the Vegans" and would like you to... Read more →

Everyone can make a difference


Profile of a new vegan:¬†Freya Ashton is a student from Sydney. She first became vegan during high school. Here is her vegan story. I have been vegetarian for the past... Read more →

I had no idea just how much healthier I would be


Profile of a new vegan: Triantafillia Memisakis came from a traditional meat eating family. Here is her vegan story. I was never much of a meat eater. I've always hated... Read more →

Big jump in New Zealand vegetarian men


New survey results from New Zealand suggest a marked increase in the number of people who are including animals in their circle of compassion. More than one in 10 New... Read more →

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 →