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How we support our community


One of our core functions is to support everyone within our community following, or interested in adopting, a vegan lifestyle. We do that by:

  • supporting members, volunteers and those seeking advice or support
  • educating the community about the benefits of a plant-based diet
  • visiting schools and offering guest speaker opportunities
  • advocating a healthy and cruelty-free lifestyle via our community events
  • running our annual Vegan Expo which has become a huge success
  • providing local community events to support the vegan community
  • publishing free weekly newsletters about local news and events

National news

  • UK TURNING VEGAN

    UK TURNING VEGAN

    Vegan engineer Tom Milner believes the UK will be vegan by the year 2030. He surveyed more than 2800 vegans to find the rate at which veganism is skyrocketing. The survey asked just four questions – length of time being vegan, age, gender, and location – and found 82.6 per cent of respondents had turned vegan in …»»

Events/Reviews

  • VEGAN CAMP A HIT!

    VEGAN CAMP A HIT!

    The fifth Vegan Camp was held at Hanmer Springs over Easter weekend. A wide range of activities, some planned and others spontaneous, were enjoyed by all. We had a vegan quiz night, trips to the hot pools, bike rides, board games, an Easter chocolate hunt, and the always popular ice-cream …»»

Local news

  • PLANT-BASED TASTINGS

    PLANT-BASED TASTINGS

    Our friends at SAFE are hosting an event on May 22 allowing you to try a variety of supermarket and boutique cheeses available locally, along with a range of kombucha brands and flavours. Perfect for the new vegan, vegan-curious or those simply struggling to keep up with all of the new dairy-free cheeses on offer. Find out more here....»»

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