Vegans do not eat meat (fish, shellfish, livestock or poultry) eggs, dairy products, honey, gelatine or use leather, fur, silk, wool, cosmetics or soaps derived from animal products.
Why go vegan? For the animals, the environment and your health, read more here.
What does the Vegan Society do? Read about us here.
Tips and resources to help you go vegan, including meal ideas, nutritional information, dairy alternatives, and more.
Recipes, and resources for vegans in New Zealand! Including shopping tips, travel tips, and where to eat out.
The vegan society magazine is sent out with your vegan society membership. You can also order online and read past articles.
Read profiles of New Zealand vegans. Latest profile: Kristine Bartley, Owner of Sweet Release Cakes and Treats
Check out the Vegan Societies range of Tees and Hoodies and order online.
We are working on a vegan directory for the website which will include vegan owned businesses, vegan food businesses, and vegan friendly doctors and medical professionals, just to name a few. If you would like to submit a listing or get in touch about becoming a Vegan Society business member and supporting us then please contact us.
Christchurch - Team vegan Monday running group | Monday, 21 August 2017
Oamaru - Workshop - Raw Lunch (Winter) | Saturday, 26 August 2017
Christchurch - Vegan dining group | Saturday, 26 August 2017
Christchurch - Team vegan Monday running group | Monday, 28 August 2017
Auckland - Monthly Potluck | Saturday, 2 September 2017
See the events page for more events and details.
More vegan voices
In spite of having some of the world's best laws for protecting animals this kind of thing happens way too often. No wonder when farmers know they can get away with it. Good to see it on mainstream media though
Also check out the FAQs on our website www.vegansociety.org.nz
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