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, Green for Life, 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: Uala Toamaka, Teacher - Grey Lynn School
Check out the Vegan Societies range of Tees and Hoodies and order online.
Kiwis eat over 70 kg of meat per annum and it’s killing our planet. World Meat Free Week kicks off in New Zealand today (11th -17th June) and the seven day global initiative encouraging people to improve the health of our planet, by the simple act of going meat free, is supported by New Zealand Vegan Society. The initiative supports a “less is best” approach to eating meat, encouraging consumption of a greater variety of plant-based foods instead- for the sake of our own health and the well-being of our planet. read more...
Auckland - Kangaroo Movie | Tuesday, 19 June 2018
Westport - Kangaroo Movie | Tuesday, 19 June 2018
Wellington - Cooking: Real Life Vegan Food | Saturday, 23 June 2018
Auckland - The Official Animal Rights March 2018 | Saturday, 25 August 2018
Kapiti - Vegan Expo | Wednesday, 19 September 2018
See the events page for more events and details.
Good news for Christchurch vegans 😎🌻
#thefutureisvegan Great to see our Kiwi vegan brands being talked about in such glowing terms. 😎🌻Which is your favourite NZ vegan brand Or product?
Great to see these vegan pledge me campaigns 😎🌻 Only 1 day to go, do not delay, get sweet treats in return for your investment
Last day of World Meat Free Week, how did you do? Did you get anyone to reduce their animal intake? The NZ premier is due next week, go along and take a friend.
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