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Free Tampons & Pads in Victorian Schools!

Free Tampons & Pads in Victorian Schools!

It was the last day of term one in Grade 7 at my primary school. It was unusually warm for April so because of this I was wearing a blue school skirt. I remember that fact because this was the day the I got my first period. And oh boy, was I stoked! I had been awaiting this welcome into womanhoo...
The Business End - October Update

The Business End - October Update

At the start of this month we sadly waved goodbye to our intern Max and thanked him for his hard work at TABOO over the last 10 weeks. But before we could get too comfortable again in our (relatively small) office, we were able to welcome a wonderful new member of the TABOO team, Harriet!! This ...
Food to Help Fight that PMS

Food to Help Fight that PMS

I don’t know about you but during that time of the month I become a human garbage disposal, with no amount of food ever being enough to satiate the cookie monster lurking in my uterus. But instead of mindlessly smashing another pack of Tim Tams on the couch, lets get those bodies and minds activ...
The Tax is Axed!

The Tax is Axed!

It's official. Say Goodbye to the Tampon Tax Australia. This morning the Treasurers of the states and territories unanimously agreed that the tax needed to be scrapped. The GST will no longer be applied to pads and tampons by January 1st 2019. This means you stand to save 10% at the checkout. Wo...
The Business End - September Update

The Business End - September Update

We are oh so close to having TABOO branded sanitary products to sell!!!! The past month has been promising, as we've had some awesome, affirming conversations with our manufacturer and other partners.  We are still working hard to complete a few more jobs and receive some quotes before we can or...
Why Choose Organic Pads and Tampons?

Why Choose Organic Pads and Tampons?

Wellness and clean eating currently have us all very concerned with what we put into our bodies. We are told that we do not ‘love ourselves’ if we choose the Macca’s drive through over an acai bowl and a run along the beach. Self-care is a trending topic but have we really thought carefully abou...