Join the Pasifika Vegan Cookalong

Join the Pasifika Vegan Cookalong

Join in our regular Vegan Pasifika Cookalong.Streaming live online, our demo goes live with a new dish every month on Saturday ~ let’s make dinner! The NZ Vegan Society’s vegan Pasifika Cookalong will be livestreaming via Zoom, in chef Ana Ma’ilei Savio’s...

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!...
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. Judging on November 1st.  NZ Vegan Pie Awards 2021 judging will take place at The Butcher’s Son, Auckland on 1st November. The New Zealand Supreme...
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!

Plant Milk Month 2021 22nd August was International Plant Milk Day and here at the Vegan Society we are celebrating the fabulous array of plant milks every day of August! This month we are also issuing a Dairy Free Challenge to all Kiwis. You will receive...

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...