Sonam Hoani

Sonam Hoani ~ actor and meditation teacher. I used to think about the ethics of veganism, before going vegan, but I wasn’t quite sure how to make the shift.  In the end, it was when I met my vegan partner that I was able to effortlessly adopt a vegan whole food plant...
Plant Based Asia Summit 1-4 November

Plant Based Asia Summit 1-4 November

Join us for the Plant Based Asia Summit with a Virtual all access pass! Inspiring a healthier and more sustainable Asia Pacific, join in this 3 days with a line up of 30 exciting and expert speakers. You can see the schedule online and choose your events, or watch as...
October is Egg Free Month!

October is Egg Free Month!

Let’s put the chicken before the egg!During October we want to focus on putting the chicken before the egg and answer the age old question :-)The World Egg Industry has chosen 8th October as World Egg Day, so we have veganised it to World Egg Free Day. We’d like...
NZ Vegan Pie Awards 2021

NZ Vegan Pie Awards 2021

We’re in search of NZ’s best vegan pies ~ and their makers!  Register before October 1st and be in to win $300 of prizes. Entries close 15th November, Judging on November 29th.  NZ Vegan Pie Awards 2021 judging will take place at The Butcher’s Son, Auckland on 29th...
Join the Pasifika Cookalong

Join the Pasifika Cookalong

Join in our regular Vegan Pasifika Cookalong.Streaming live online, our next demo is coming soon ~ join us for brunch! The NZ Vegan Society’s vegan Pasifika Cookalong will be livestreaming in chef Ana Ma’ilei Savio’s kitchen. Stock up, tune in, watch and cook along as...

Alpha Maiava

Founder and Managing Director at Alfazaya Initiative & The Growth AcadeME Talofa Lava!  My name is Alpha. I was born and raised in Samoa until I left to attend Nelson College in NZ. I’m a multi-passionate entrepreneur with over 20-years experience facilitating...
Down Under Vegan Pies

Down Under Vegan Pies

September 3 has become known as World Vegan Pie Day!This year, we have joined with Vegan Australia to search for the most true blue Down Under vegan pie flavour. Let’s discover what Australians and New Zealanders reckon would be a sweet as (or bonza) flavour combo!...
September is Vegan Art Month

September is Vegan Art Month

September is Art Month in our vegan calendar so make sure you are connected to our social media accounts where you can find out more about the amazing range of NZ artists. We’ll be posting images from talented vegans throughout the month, so check out some of the best...
7 Day Dairy Free Challenge!

7 Day Dairy Free Challenge!

MILKED “A powerful wake-up call that the world is getting milked.” MILKED is a feature documentary that exposes the whitewash of New Zealand’s multi-billion-dollar dairy industry. A young activist goes deep into dairy land where he takes on the giants of New Zealand’s...

Rebecca Faavaoga

Plant-Based PI Mum Hi my name is Rebecca Faavaoga and I am New Zealand Born, half Tongan and half Scottish. I am married to a beautiful Samoan man and the love of our lives, our 4 year old plant based baby since birth. I say plant-based because all we eat is plants...

Jono Lester

Jono LesterProfessional Racing Driver “I initially adopted a whole food plant based diet with my athletic performance and long-term health in mind. Its been an enlightening journey for me during which I’ve come to embrace the ethical, planetary and animal welfare...
The Green Protein Report

The Green Protein Report

A Greener and Safer Future for New Zealand 09 April 2021 The long awaited Green Protein Report is now out! Written by co-authors Jasmijn De Boo, ex CEO of SAFE and Dr Andrew Knight, a vet and Professor of Animal Welfare and Ethics, this report details exactly what is...