Written by Gina Fenech The Tasmanian State Government has made a vow to get an industrial hemp industry up and running in Tasmania.  In Tasmania, Cannabis Sativa generally known as Industrial Hemp is being treated as its illegal relative Marijuana.  Industrial Hemp is not grown for its psycho active drug […]

Hemp and Medical Marijuana in Tasmania

Written by Grace Elkins Public discourse is a cornerstone of a democratic society, in spite of this, the Government has proposed mandatory on-the-spot-fines and prison sentences for protesters found to be trespassing on a workplace. Stripping the people of Tasmania of their ability to band together to compel leaders to […]

Proposed Protest Laws Present a Grim Future for People Power ...

Written by Sophie Wood So you thought Tasmanian fish had been spared the super trawler’s nets? It turns out there is a Ukrainian-owned ship heading our way in a matter of weeks. Introducing the 4400 tonne Dominican registered ‘Meridian 1’. Measuring 104 metres long, it is one of the biggest […]

Super Trawlers in Tasmanian Waters

Today we have a guest post courtesy of Missi Davis. Thanks so much Missi for sharing your views and supporting veganism! A Vegan Diet to Fuel Your Sporting Success If you wonder whether a vegan diet is compatible with competitive sport and a gruelling training regimen, it makes a great […]

A Vegan Diet to Fuel Your Sporting Success

Written by Kelsey Longden The dairy industry is growing in Tasmania, and this is only the beginning. Targeting the unemployed youth in Tasmania, DairyTas have announced that they currently have plans for an unemployment register intended to satisfy the constant need for qualified dairy employees across the state. From verbal […]

Unemployed Youth Targeted by DairyTas

Calling All Writers and Wanna-Be Journalists, Vegan Tasmania is on the hunt again for some volunteer writers, content production kings and queens and everything in between! If you’re looking for a volunteer from home position, you’re vegan, veg, interested in Tasmanian produce or politics or anything else befitting the Vegan […]

Calling All Writers: Writers and Wanna-Be Journalists WANTED

Hi GuysI know it’s been a long, long, long time between posts and aside from having a massive workload lately, here’s why: Meet Spot, the newest addition to the VT family. He’s my new Kelpie x Smithfield baby and boy is he a handful! Hats off to those of you […]

Updates, Coming Soon and a Spotty Greeting

This decadent and entirely scrumptious dessert is healthy, vegan, raw, gluten free and sugar free! Amazing right!? If you’re without allergies or strict dietary standards that long list of freeness just might scare you off… but please don’t let it! This slice is more delicious than one packed with sugar! […]

Raw Vegan Chocolate Coconut Slice

Welcome to my updated list of What’s Vegan at Baker’s Delight! This list now contains literally every product that is vegan at Baker’s Delight and best yet they’re palm oil free! Thanks to Bronny from Palm Oil Free Vegan Living for info and support. There are only very few products […]

What’s Vegan at Baker’s Delight

Written by Bridget ConwayIt looks like Tasmanian Devils have yet another threat they must face in order to survive – feral cats. Recent research has prompted the idea that feral cats may be another cause of the decline of the beloved Devils, due to the sheer size, number and veracity […]

Feral Cats Vs. Tasmanian Devils

  The Western Australian shark cull has caused animal lovers and marine scientists all over Australia to come together for an important cause. Last Saturday, on the 1st of February, thousands of Aussies attended protests across the country – many of whom were not even in WA.   The people […]

W.A. Shark Cull

Written by Bridget Conway On Saturday 25th January, a mere twelve days after four white lion cubs were born at the Zoodoo Wildlife Park in Richmond, Tasmania, the cubs were revealed to the public. Not only that, but the cubs have been removed from the full-time care of their mother, […]

Lion cubs at Zoodoo Wildlife Park revealed to the public