Australia Today

Australia Is Taking More Uppers Than Almost Any Other Country

Overall, Australians are estimated to consume 1.2 tonnes of MDMA, 3 tonnes of coke, and 8.3 tonnes of meth every year.
Gavin Butler

A Massive Underground Drug Tunnel to Mexico Was Found Underneath an Abandoned KFC

Feds stumbled upon the underground passageway after cops busted the building's owner with meth, coke, heroin, and fentanyl.
Drew Schwartz

Jogger Detained by US for Two Weeks After Accidentally Crossing Canadian Border

Cedella Roman, 19, was jogging along a White Rock beach near her mom’s home when US border guards apprehended her.
Sarah Berman
Australia Today

Labor Wants to Force Ice Addicts Into Treatment

A new plan from NSW Labor leader Luke Foley could see mandatory rehabilitation centres across open across the state.
Wendy Syfret

This Is How a Bunch of Drugs Affect Your Brain's Ability to Drive

The science behind cannabis, hallucinogens, opioids, and stimulants.
Matilda Whitworth
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Drone Captures Snowmobiler's Terrifying Fall into a Frozen Lake

The guy tried to claw his way out with two screwdrivers.
Drew Schwartz
High Season

Melbourne's Drug Rehab Waiting List Is So Long, People Are Moving to the NT

The shortage of publicly-funded rehab beds in Victoria is driving people to move interstate. But for people struggling with addiction, like Kane, it's not easy.
Ben Ansell
The VICE Guide to Right Now

These Gators Didn't Give a Shit About Being Frozen Alive in the Bomb Cyclone

Proving once again that they're metal as hell.
Drew Schwartz
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Centrelink Recipients Won't Be Drug Tested After All

The government has abandoned its controversial plan after failing to impress the Senate.
Katherine Gillespie
The VICE Guide to Right Now

A New Study Shows Meth Can Kill You in Unexpected Ways

Users are more likely to die of heart disease than by violence.
Katherine Gillespie
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Prescription Painkillers Are Killing More Australians Than Ice or Heroin

Our addiction to pharmaceutical opioids is worse than the heroin crisis of the 1990s.
Katherine Gillespie
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Australians Are Seeking Ice Treatment in Record Numbers

It's now the second most-treated addiction in Australia, after alcohol.
Maddison Connaughton