Australia/NZ

Stuff

Yoga’s Culture of Sexual Abuse Can’t Be Ignored

As the yoga market is flooded with gurus offering inner peace for $20 an hour, we remain naive to how vulnerable many people may be.
Wendy Syfret
1.6.19
News

The Exploited Kids Selling Roses to Tourists on Bangkok's Khaosan Road

They're forced to work long hours and get beaten if they don't bring in enough money for their bosses.
Sally Mairs
11.18.18
Anzac Day

How Rupert Murdoch’s Dad Turned Gallipoli Into Australian Folklore

Before the Murdoch empire consumed the planet, Keith Murdoch was a young reporter looking for war stories in Europe. He got lucky in Turkey.
Lee Zachariah
4.25.18
Photos

A Sydney Dad Has Been Photographing Mardi Gras for 25 Years

Ian Lever's candid black and white photos from the 1990s and 2000s show how the parade has changed over time.
VICE Staff
3.2.18
Australia Today

Melbourne Cinema Cancels ‘Deep Throat’ Screening After Backlash

Anti-pornography campaigners cited Linda Lovelace's claim that she was forced into the movie at gunpoint.
VICE Staff
2.12.18
The VICE Guide to Uni Life

Students at Melbourne Uni Don't Want Any Loose Talk on Their Porn Ban

"Just so y'all know, there's some girl from a magazine trying super hard to get some quotes from Ormondians about the internet filter."
Maddison Connaughton
2.8.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Australia's New Thing Is Manufacturing Weapons

Malcolm Turnbull has announced a plan to make us one of the world's largest arms exporters within the decade. Bring on World War Three!
Katherine Gillespie
1.29.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Three Canberra Men Arrested in $500 Million Cocaine Bust

The trio were arrested in a Serbian hotel lobby following an international police investigation.
VICE Staff
1.18.18
the Great Barrier Reef

Climate Change Is Turning Sea Turtles Female

Due to warmer conditions, 99 percent of northern Great Barrier Reef turtles are hatching as females.
Katherine Gillespie
1.11.18
cryptocurrency

Celebrating People’s Small-Time Crypto Success Stories

Sometimes participating in a utopian internet experiment is better than making a million dollars.
Katherine Gillespie
1.10.18
Drugs

One Million Australians Are Abusing Prescription Drugs

New data shows our addiction to opioids is following the same trajectory as North America's.
VICE Staff
12.20.17
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Paul Hogan Has Weighed in on #MeToo

“I have several attractive granddaughters...”
Katherine Gillespie
12.18.17
0119