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Australia just received its first import of legal cannabis

The first two commercial batches of medicinal cannabis in Australia have arrived in Perth and Melbourne. Both shipments originate from Canada and are to be held by Health House International in Western Australia and Pharmaceutical Packaging Professionals in Victoria, according to federal health minister Greg Hunt. “Children suffering from epilepsy […]
Australia just received its first import of legal cannabis
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Medicinal marijuana could be available in Australia by April

Just days after the Victorian government successfully harvested the nation’s first legal crop of medicinal cannabis, federal health minister Greg Hunt has announced the federal government has decided to fast-track the import of the drug so seriously ill patients could be using it as soon as April. The decision means […]
Medicinal marijuana could be available in Australia by April
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Medical marijuana is now legal in Australia

The Australian parliament passed new national laws today paving the way for the use of medicinal cannabis by people with painful and chronic illness. Amendments to the Narcotic Drugs Act permit both legally-grown cannabis for the manufacture of medicinal cannabis products in Australia. The changes, proposed earlier this month by […]
Medical marijuana is now legal in Australia