Vegan news

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

Your vegan bicycle ad


Imagine a vegan ad on these bicycles, ridden by vegan cyclists and handing out flyers to the public. Vegan Australia is teaming up with Team Cycad to take the vegan... Read more →

An undeniable part of the solution is veganism


Profile of a new vegan: Ryan Massey is an athlete and a thinker who questions everything. Here is his vegan story. I have never given much thought on how I... Read more →

Carnage: A glimpse into a vegan future


Carnage - the world's first vegan comedy movie. "Carnage: Swallowing the Past" is an inspiring and uplifting film which allows us to imagine a future vegan world, where humans no... Read more →

Principles of vegan permaculture


Reisha Marris of Peace, Love and Dragonflies looks at the principles of both veganism and permaculture and how they can complement each other in vegan permaculture. Vegan permaculture is the... Read more →

It's Do Something! Day


It's Do Something! Day. Every year, 19 July is a day to encourage people to become aware of injustices and to do something about them. Do Something! Day promotes positive... Read more →

Canada recommends high plant diet for health and the planet


Canada has just released a new draft healthy eating guide with a heavy emphasis on plant based whole foods and with no "dairy food" group. As it says "What is... Read more →

Coles falsely claim you "need" dairy


Vegan Australia has sent the following letter to Coles supermarket regarding an advertisement that falsely claims "you need around 3 serves of dairy per day". Please send a similar message... Read more →

New Aussie film: doctors promote plant based diet


Could this new documentary be the Australian "What The Health"? Here are some quotes: "The meat, dairy and egg industries are having quite a significant influence on the information going... Read more →

Brave groups exposing ugly truth of Australian animal farms


An increasing number of organisations are exposing the horrific conditions on Australian animal farms and slaughterhouses. Some of these go undercover and, through great personal risk, obtain photos and footage... Read more →

Doctors conclude plant-based diet will help climate change


Recent reports by a major medical group in Australia warn that climate change poses a major threat to human physical and psychological health. The Royal Australasian College of Physicians, representing... Read more →