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The Cruelty Free Festival is THE event of the year for animal lovers. The festival is designed to encourage all animal lovers - from all walks of life - to celebrate and enjoy cruelty-free lifestyle options. This year's 10th anniversary event will showcase the groups giving a voice to animals, alongside the advocates, innovators and businesses creating inspiration and options for vegan and cruelty-free living! :D


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Latest News

Cruelty Free Festival 2014 by Elena Wewer

In 2005, the Cruelty Free Festival began as an ambitious local affair. Ten years later, it has evolved into Sydney’s premier vegan & cruelty-free event, attracting national and international guests alike. Having cultivated a culture of acceptance and openness, the Cruelty Free Festival frames itself with all patrons in mind. Catering to the youth as much as […]

Philip Wollen to speak at the Cruelty Free Festival

The Cruelty Free Festival is honoured to announce that Philip Wollen will be speaking on the day of the festival. Philip Wollen is a philanthropist, Order of Australia recipient, and prominent animal rights activist. But his life now is vastly different to how it once was. This Sunday October 26, Mr Wollen will treat audiences […]


A jam-packed program has been announced for Sydney’s ninth annual Cruelty Free Festival. The program will feature non-stop entertainment throughout the day, including a cruelty-free fashion parade, an animal art show, cooking demonstrations, live bands, eminent guest speakers, and a dedicated kids’ corner. Hosting proceedings on the main stage will be comedian Tom Ballard and actress Arianwen Parkes-Lockwood. Tom […]

Our 2015 Sponsors

A huge thanks to our following sponsors! Please support them where you can :)

Platinum and Gold Sponsors
Herbisaurus Voiceless
Silver Sponsors
Bronze Sponsors and Supporters
IVU World Vegfest Cruelty Free Super Arbonne The Chocolate Yogi D+T Organic Beard & Hair Care