Legal Matters

Why We Will Never Sell Bath Salts

by Raunchy Republic Manager on May 12, 2012

If you have ever visited a sex shop, tobacco store or the type of place that sells bongs and other drug paraphernalia you may have come across what is commonly called ‘bath salts‘. Seems like a strange item to be found in these stores right? Well you’d be right to think so however as you […]

Taking Sex Toys Away on Holidays

by Contributor on January 29, 2012

Any Australian customs or security person can tell you that it’s no great surprise to find sex toys in luggage. And in Australia that’s not a problem, but is it ok to take sex toys away overseas with you? As far as Australian law goes our authorites have no problem with it. You may get […]

Is Buying a Vibrator Legal in Australia?

by Raunchy Republic Manager on July 18, 2010

We are often asked if buying vibrators and other sex toys is legal in Australia. Partly because people are often hearing of police raids on Australian sex shops with little explanation as to why. Yes, buying sex toys is legal. You have nothing to fear as a customer of Australian sex shops. The raids you […]

Is Buying Porn Movies in Australia Legal

by Raunchy Republic Manager on August 1, 2009

Many Australian’s have purchased X rated adult movies (probably far more than care to admit it) however if you ask, most have no idea if it’s legal. So what are the laws in Australia? As you will see, the laws surrounding adult movies in Australia are both strange and contradictory. IMPORTANT! The adult movies we […]