Resources


Websites:

www.alv.org.au
Animal Liberation Victoria

www.beveganmakepeace.com
Be Vegan Make Peace

www.vegansociety.com
Vegan Society - UK

www.ara.org.au
Animal Rights Advocates Inc - Western Australia

www.vegsoc.org.au
Vegetarian / Vegan Society Qld

www.choosecrueltyfree.org.au/
Choose Cruelty Free - a list of accredited companies that do not test on animals

www.planetdiet.org/
Data on livestock production including some useful slideshows

www.abolitionistapproach.com
Abolitionist Approach - Gary Francione

www.idausa.org
In Defense of Animals

www.mercyforanimals.org
Animal Advocacy Association

www.igualdadanimal.org
Igualdad Animal - A Spanish Animal Rights Organisation

www.pcrm.org
Vegan Health Info

www.nutritionecology.org
Nutrition Ecology Centre

www.aduki.net.au
Aduki Online Magazine

www.ruralvegans.info
Rural Vegans in Australia

Vegan Apps:

Is It Vegan? - a mobile tool for anyone interested in eliminating animal products from their diet.  www.isitvegan.net
Happy Cow Restaurants & Stores - www.happycow.net/mobile.html
E Number Knowledge (Android) - www.bit.ly/17YfLLB
E Numbers (Android) - http://bit.ly/GJ5da3
Food Additives 2 (iPhone) - http://bit.ly/17dxCf1
Cruelty Free Guide - www.bit.ly/Psv6Mj (Android), www.bit.ly/1b0rTNg (iPhone)
Choose Cruelty Free - www.choosecrueltyfree.org.au/the-ccf-app

Books:

"The China Study" by Dr T Colin Campbell & T M Campbell. Published by Benbella Books.
"Becoming Vegan: The Complete Guide to Adopting a Healthy Plant-Based Diet" by Brenda Davis & Vesanto Melina. Published by Book Publishing Company.
"Plant Based Nutrition and Health" by Stephen Walsh. Published by Vegan Society Ltd.
"May All Be Fed: Diet For A New World : Including Recipes By Jia Patton And Friends" by John Robbins & Gia Patton. Published by Harper Perennial. Available at ALV's Online Shop!
"Pregnancy Children and the Vegan Diet" by Michael Klaper. Published by Gentle World.
"The Vegan Sourcebook" by Joanne Stepaniak. Published by Lowell House.
"Vegan Freak - being vegan in a non vegan world" by Bob Torres and Jenna Torres. Published by Tofu Hound Press.
"Introduction to Animal Rights" by Gary L. Francione. Published by Temple University Press. Available at ALV's Online Shop!

'Living Vegan' - quarterly Australian vegan magazine www.livingvegan.com


Cookbooks:
"Veganomicon: The Ultimate Vegan Cookbook"by Isa Chandra Moskowitz & Terry Hope Romero. Published by Da Capo Press.

"Vegan with a Vengeance" by Isa Chandra Moskowitz. Published by Da Capo Press.

"A soup for all Seasons" }
"Tempting Tempeh" } from Aduki Independent Press
"Vegan Indulgence" }

"The Joy of Vegan Baking" by Colleen Patrick-Goudreau. Published by Fair Winds Press.
"Vegan Cupcakes take over the world" by Isa Chandra Moskowitz & Terry Hope Romero. Published by Da Capo Press.

 

Suggested Viewing:

Peaceable Kingdom (film by Tribe of Heart)
Available at ALV's Online Shop!

Earthlings (narrated by Joaquin Phoenix) http://veg-tv.info/Earthlings
Available at ALV's Online Shop!

A Diet for all Reasons (Dr Michael Klaper describes the health reasons to go vegan)
video.google.com/videoplay?docid=-3881515735687284929#

A Sacred Duty (about the environment, animal cruelty and the decision to go vego)
www.asacredduty.com/

A Delicate Balance (about the effect of eating animal products on health and the environment)
adelicatebalance.com.au/

Supreme Master TV (vegan cooking shows; cuisine from all over the world)
suprememastertv.com/veg/

The Post Punk Kitchen (online cooking videos and recipes)
www.theppk.com/

Vegan Freak Radio (online podcasts about vegan issues)
veganfreakradio.com/


Vegan Shopping:

www.radicalgrocery.com - Melbourne store specialising in vegan, organic, fairtrade, recycled, reusable, natural and local products.
www.crueltyfreeshop.com.au - online shop selling vegan and cruelty free products.
www.veganperfection.com.au - online store selling a great variety vegan food products.
www.veganonline.com.au - online store selling a great variety of vegan food products.
www.greenedgeonline.com.au - online store selling a range of organic vegan and cruelty free products.
www.theveganstore.com.au - online store selling a large variety vegan food products and other items.
www.thepersonalvegan.com.au - online store selling cruelty-free, eco &healthy bathroom and bedroom products.
www.orgran.com - a large range of vegan and gluten free foods.
www.tofutti.com - dairy-free ice cream, cream cheeses and sour cream.
www.ledanutrition.com - gluten free and vegan snack bars, cakes and biscuits.
www.redwoodfoods.co.uk - mock meats and cheeses.
www.sweetwilliam.com.au - dairy free chocolate bars, spreads and blocks.
www.bluelotusfoods.com.au - a range of tofu and tempeh products.
www.syndian.com.au - a mostly vegan range of burgers, dips, soups and ready meals.
www.lamyong.com.au - a range of mock meat products and sauces.
www.sanitarium.com.au - a range of mock meat products (some contain eggs and dairy, check labels).
www.frys-special.com - mock meat products (sausages, schnitzels, burgers etc.)


Places to Stay:

Forest Haven B&B - Eco-friendly vegan B&B in beautiful forest surrounds

Bed and Broccoli - Australia's first vegan B&B with an animal farm sanctuary

Hepburn Retreat Centre - bed and breakfast, yoga and cooking retreats, vegan banquets