Vegan for your health

Vegan for the environment

Vegan for the animals

What does vegan mean?

Join the Vegan Society

What is veganism?

What does vegan mean, and why go vegan? For the animals, the environment and your health. Find out more here.

Go vegan

Tips and resources to help you go vegan, including meal ideas, nutritional information, dairy alternatives, and more.


Find lots of delicious recipes and meal ideas or submit a recipe here.


The vegan society magazine is sent out with your vegan society membership. You can also order online and read past articles.


Vegan blogs

Baby vegan blog - New to veganism in 2016. Vegan blokes blog by Apollo. Plant runner blog by Brad. Latest blog The climb by Apollo.

Vegan Profile

Vegan profiles

Read profiles of New Zealand vegans. Latest profile: Heather Moodie, Editor and retired high school teacher


Resources for vegans in New Zealand! Including shopping tips, travel tips, and where to eat out.


Check out the Vegan Societies range of Tees and Hoodies and order online.

Vegan news

Vegan Society blogger Apollo Taito on Radio NZ

sapasui.jpg Vegan Society blogger Apollo was on radio NZ talking about vegan food! You can listen here as well as get the recipe for vegan sapasui (Samoan Chop Suey).

Vegan store to open in Wellington!

veganstore.jpg Opening early 2017 in Newtown, Wellington, the A1 Vegan Store. They are scoping out the vegan community for feedback on what you want to see on their shelves, take the survey and you can be in to win delicious vegan pastries! You can also follow them on facebook.

La Boca Loca to open 100% plant based restaurant in Wellington

Miramars La Boca Loca mexican restaurant is planning to open a 100% plant based restaurant, Boquita, on Kent Terrace sometime soon. You can join them on pledge me to help raise funds to open. You can also follow them on facebook.

Upcoming events

Christchurch - CVC Raw Vegan Group

Sunday, 11 December 2016

Christchurch - Team Vegan Social Park Run

Monday, 12 December 2016

Wellington - Italian Christmas Dinner

Wednesday, 14 December 2016

Hamilton - Christmas potluck picnic

Saturday, 17 December 2016

Christchurch - Team Vegan Social Park Run

Monday, 19 December 2016

Wellington - Christmas eve picnic

Saturday, 24 December 2016

See the events page for more details.