Vegan Society news

News feed

Date: Wednesday, 13 December 2017

Great article about the different plant milks available

Soya, almond, coconut, hazelnut, oat, cashew, rice and even hemp and quinoa, there’s a non-dairy milk alternative for everyone now. Whether your ditching the dairy for health benefits, sustainability or animal rights, we now have more choice than ever. But not all vegan milks are created equal. Ti...

Date: Tuesday, 12 December 2017

The Vegan Society of Aotearoa, New Zealand shared a link.

The Impossible Burger is said to be coming out on top when sold alongside beef- “outselling conventional burgers from cows”.

Date: Monday, 11 December 2017

We are happy to share the publishing of this. Watch out for an interview and book review in our Autumn issue of the Vegan magazine, free to all paid up members, $8.50 from selected shops.

Date: Monday, 11 December 2017

Tongue firmly in cheek, Romesh advises vegans on how to survive xmas with omnis.

Vegans have an unfair reputation as difficult guests, especially at Christmas. So here are my tips on what to say, what to serve – and why you probably need to pack your own pudding

Date: Saturday, 9 December 2017

Having lived in the area over the last 3 years, I watched these cow numbers skyrocket and seen the irrigation pipes and none of it belongs there. The nearby vineyards and summer fruit orchards make more dollars per hectare than the cows ever could, with minimal pollution of the land around. Those in Dunedin can hear him talk on Monday night at the uni

The inaugural Critic and Conscience of Society Award winner and environmental crusader Dr Mike Joy says Wanaka needs to reduce its cow numbers and...

Date: Saturday, 9 December 2017

Did you see this story earlier in the week?

Chicken-free chicken has been selling out since hitting our shelves. What's the deal with alternative proteins?

Date: Friday, 8 December 2017

Lucky vegans in the UK! 😅🌻

Retailer’s ‘cocktail avocado’ can be eaten whole and may help end problem of people slicing their hands while removing stone

Date: Thursday, 7 December 2017

An awesome place for your weekend breakfast?

We'd heard it dishes up the best vegan and omnivore brekkies in town, plus who can resist Oriental Parade views?

Date: Wednesday, 6 December 2017

Wow, what a cracker that was! With perfect weather and surprise treats from BurgerFuel and Hell Pizza, we couldn't have asked for a better day!

Date: Wednesday, 6 December 2017

Vote now for the Vegan athlete of the year. Julia Tresize-Conway represents NZ 😎🌻

Date: Tuesday, 5 December 2017

Some points to consider... also free giveaways in this link

Sometimes, in order to be happy and become the best versions of ourselves, we don’t need to add or do more… we need only to stop and change direction.

Date: Monday, 4 December 2017

BurgerFuel is turbo-charging their gourmet vegan burger selection - try the new "V8 Vegan" available in stores today! With their very own dairy-free cheese and mouth-watering ingredients....did someone say vegan aioli??

Date: Monday, 4 December 2017

A vegan expo success! Why don't you organise one in your area?

Event at Forum North features cooking demonstration from MasterChef NZ winner.

Date: Sunday, 3 December 2017

Check out this HUGE vegan raffle basket from NZAVS....get tickets via email ( or by messaging the NZAVS page.

🐇🎅🌲✨NZAVS Christmas Raffle!! ✨🌲🎅🐇 A chance to win $850 worth of CRUELTY-FREE STUFF! Including: Vouchers and gift cards! Drinks and treats! Skincare and cosmetics! And a beautiful art print! Plus some other bits and bobs ❤️🌲❤️ Tickets are only $2 each or 3 for $5!!!! Please contact us if you would like to purchase tickets, either by messaging our page or emailing Thanks so much to the organisations and companies that donated to the raffle!

Date: Sunday, 3 December 2017

It's true!

The narrative is changing: the movement is unstoppable

Read more on our facebook page.