Justine de Jonge

I’m a freelance vegan travel writer and blogger based in Melbourne, Australia. Fire & Tea is my destination where I can help you find the joy of vegan in your travels. Fire & Tea is also a map of my personal journey into becoming vegan, especially while on the road, and slipping into the vegan way of life.

3 Best Aussie Online Bottle Shops for Vegan Non-Alcoholic Drinks

Being an Aussie, it can be socially tricky to be a vegan non-alcoholic drinker. But times are changing and vegan non-alcoholic drink makers are tuning in closely. So too are online suppliers. Vegan non-alcoholic drinks are made without animal products, including filtering techniques. Plant-based ingredients and filters are used instead. I gave up drinking in …

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Ditch the Gluten at these Vegan-Friendly Events in Melbourne

Melburnians who can’t eat gluten struggle to experience some of Melbourne’s best food. However, demand for gluten-free events is increasing and some of Melbourne’s popular culinary spots are embracing the opportunity. If you’re gluten-free, eat in confidence at any one of these events in May and June. Gluten Freedom at The Fox Hotel on May …

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Fair-Trade Vegan Choices Matter: Q+A with Debra Lawson, Owner of Gatherer

Debra Lawson opened her vegan and fair-trade store called Gatherer in February this year. She has a deep passion for fair-trade and vegan goods plus a love for change. These attributes have been the impetus for Debra to open her store on the Sunshine Coast in Queensland, much to the local vegan community’s delight. Debra …

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3 Vegan Easter Daytrip Ideas in Victoria

Easter is the perfect time to go on a vegan daytrip in Victoria. From beachside towns to inland ranges, Victoria has a number of vegan daytrip experiences for you to enjoy. Here are three vegan Easter daytrip ideas so you can get away from the city and try some new vegan-friendly locations. Take the Edgy …

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