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What does vegan mean?

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.


Go vegan

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

Recipes & resources

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

Magazine

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

Vegan Profile

Vegan profiles

Read profiles of New Zealand vegans. Latest profile: Kristine Bartley, Owner of Sweet Release Cakes and Treats

Clothing

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


What's new?

Coming soon - vegan directory

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.


Upcoming events

Oamaru - Vegan potluck | Saturday, 29 July 2017

Christchurch - Team vegan Monday running group | Monday, 31 July 2017

Auckland - Monthly Potluck | Saturday, 5 August 2017

Auckland - Monthly Potluck | Saturday, 2 September 2017

Auckland - Monthly Potluck | Saturday, 7 October 2017

See the events page for more events and details.



News feed:

Date: Tuesday, 25 July 2017

A thank you from WWF for our efforts for the 63 hour challege. We raised $292.11 from the kind 5 donators! Thank you guys!

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Date: Monday, 24 July 2017

Now it is the AMA's policy that only plant-based meals are to be served in US hospitals! Come on NZ Medical Council, you need to do the same!

Victory! AMA advocates Plant Based Foods for Hospitals!

Jane Velez-Mitchell

Breaking News: The American Medical Association (AMA) just passed a resolution that calls on hospitals to serve plant-based meals and to eliminate bacon, sausage, hot dogs, ham, and all other processed meats! That is now official AMA policy! This is a huge victory for Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine which has been pushing for this much needed change! Jane Velez-Mitchell talks to PCRM President @Dr Neal Barnard, author of the hot new bestseller The Cheese Trap! Support PCRM.org #JaneUnChained

Breaking News: The American Medical Association (AMA) just passed a resolution that calls on hospitals to serve plant-based meals and to eliminate bacon, sausage, hot dogs, ham, and all other processed meats! That is now official AMA policy! This is a huge victory for Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine which has been pushing for this much needed change! Jane Velez-Mitchell talks to PCRM President @Dr Neal Barnard, author of the hot new bestseller The Cheese Trap! Support PCRM.org #JaneUnChained

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Date: Sunday, 23 July 2017

If you liked this billboard last year, help make it happen again this week! Campaign closes on Friday

Please help Starfish Bobby Calf Project raise funds to install a second vegan billboard in Hamilton in time for calving season this winter. Givealittle is the place to donate and fundraise for causes and charities online.

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