Vegan news

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

Submission to the National Food Plan (Green Paper)


Vegan Australia has made a submission on the National Food Plan, calling for a transition to a vegan food system in Australia. Please read the full submission below as well... Read more →

Vegans demand a fair go in new dietary guidelines


Media release: New government dietary guidelines are unfair to vegans, say vegan groups in their submission on the draft Australian Dietary Guidelines. "The new guidelines should acknowledge and support the... Read more →

Submission on draft Australian Dietary Guidelines


Vegan Australia is campaigning for the new Australian Dietary Guidelines to promote a vegan diet. In a combined submission with the Vegan Society NSW on the new draft Australian Dietary... Read more →

A shift to plant based diets must be part of National Food Plan


Media release: Transitioning to sustainable, compassionate, vegan, plant based diets should be a priority for Australian food policy, vegan groups said in their submission on a National Food Plan today.... Read more →

Submission to a National Food Plan (Issues Paper)


Vegan Australia, in its combined submission with the Vegan Society NSW on a National Food Plan, has called for the transition to a sustainable, compassionate, vegan diet to be a... Read more →

The link between meat production and human rights


By Aloysia Brook Preface This paper provides a somewhat alternative voice as to the causes of climate change and environmental destruction from a human rights perspective. Throughout this paper, I... Read more →