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  • New vegan food truck: Plant Lab Kitchen

    New vegan food truck: Plant Lab Kitchen

    Plant Lab Kitchen is back – in food truck form! Their 100% plant-based menu includes house-made plant dogs, ‘fish’ and chips, and a baby version of their popular ‘wac’ burger. Find out where and when they’re open on their Facebook page.»»
  • Business profile: Pathfinder

    Business profile: Pathfinder

    PATHFINDER Christchurch Vegan Society Business Member Pathfinder Asset Management (formerly known as CareSaver) avoids companies and industries causing environmental or social harm, including those involved in factory farming, whaling, and animal testing. Find out more about Pathfinder (including a Product Disclosure Statement) and whether it’s right for you here. PS: Pathfinder will donate $100 to the Christchurch Vegan …»»
  • Vegan Angels has launched

    Vegan Angels has launched

    Are you a Vegan Angel? The Christchurch Vegan Society is launching Vegan Angels, offering a free one-off meal/baking service for vegans and vegetarians in need in our Christchurch community. Times of need may include during periods of illness, hospital stays, after birth, or times of trauma or grief. To ensure our meals are of high …»»
  • Meet our new office manager Linda!

    Meet our new office manager Linda!

    OFFICE STAR WELCOME LINDA We are delighted to welcome Linda Carroll as our new part-time office manager. Linda has a background in sales and administration, and recently owned and operated eco-friendly wholesale cleaning supplies business Green Kiwi Clean Ltd. Welcome Linda. We know we are very lucky to have you. Email info@veganchristchurch.org.nz to contact Linda.»»
  • Business profile: Angel Food

    Business profile: Angel Food

    ANGEL FOOD Christchurch Vegan Society Business Member Angel Food make dairy-free cheese alternatives. Made without gluten, nuts and soy, Angel Food cheese alternatives fit perfectly into any plant-based diet while being allergy-friendly. * Click here to sign up to our Business Membership Scheme or email info@veganchristchurch.org.nz for more info. »»

Events/Reviews

  • Mākete stallholder fees are now cheaper!

    Mākete stallholder fees are now cheaper!

    VEGAN NIGHT MĀKETE SATURDAY, APRIL 24 – 3.30pm to 7pm Our monthly Vegan Night Mākete returns to winter hours (3.30pm to 7pm) this month at the Phillipstown Community Hub (39 Nursery Rd). We’re also dropping our stallholder …»»
  • Tickets selling quick for Welcome Café vegan buffet

    Tickets selling quick for Welcome Café vegan buffet

    Welcome Café vegan buffet CVS fundraiser Join us for a delicious all you can eat vegan feast at Welcome Chinese Vegetarian Café. Babies and young children sitting on parent’s knees and not eating much are free. …»»
  • Vegan Expo 2021 date confirmed!

    Vegan Expo 2021 date confirmed!

    SAVE THE DATE VEGAN EXPO Indulge in a scrumptious plant-based food and lifestyle extravaganza with inspirational speakers, green living ideas and dozens of cruelty free stores when the Vegan Expo returns to Christchurch on Sunday, November …»»
  • Thank you to our Vegan Expo sponsors!

    Thank you to our Vegan Expo sponsors!

    VEGAN EXPO THANKS TO OUR SPONSORS Thank you to everyone who came to the Vegan Expo on November 8! We hope you enjoyed the films, speakers, cooking demonstrations, live music, cruelty free product providers and …»»
  • HAPPY BIRTHDAY VEGAN NIGHT MĀKETE

    HAPPY BIRTHDAY VEGAN NIGHT MĀKETE

    HAPPY BIRTHDAY VEGAN NIGHT MĀKETE October 31 – 5pm to 8pm Our next Vegan Night Mākete marks our first birthday – and we’re back to summer hours (5pm to 8pm)! Join us at the Phillipstown Community Hub …»»

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  • Plant Lab Kitchen is back – in food truck form! Their 100% plant-based menu includes house-made plant dogs, ‘fish’ and chips, and a baby version of their popular ‘wac’ burger. Find out where and when they’re open on their Facebook page.

  • VEGAN NIGHT MĀKETE SATURDAY, APRIL 24 – 3.30pm to 7pm Our monthly Vegan Night Mākete returns to winter hours (3.30pm to 7pm) this month at the Phillipstown Community Hub (39 Nursery Rd). We’re also dropping our stallholder fees to make the mākete more accessible for small businesses. It will now cost not-for-profits and non-food stallholders only $25 to be at the mākete, while food stalls will cost only $35. If you know of a vegan-friendly business that should be at our market, please let us know! Check out our Facebook or Instagram pages for more details.

  • PATHFINDER Christchurch Vegan Society Business Member Pathfinder Asset Management (formerly known as CareSaver) avoids companies and industries causing environmental or social harm, including those involved in factory farming, whaling, and animal testing. Find out more about Pathfinder (including a Product Disclosure Statement) and whether it’s right for you here. PS: Pathfinder will donate $100 to the Christchurch Vegan Society for each person who joins with a balance higher than $5000 – just enter the code ‘CVS’. * Click here to sign up to our Business Membership Scheme or email info@veganchristchurch.org.nz for more info. 

  • Are you a Vegan Angel? The Christchurch Vegan Society is launching Vegan Angels, offering a free one-off meal/baking service for vegans and vegetarians in need in our Christchurch community. Times of need may include during periods of illness, hospital stays, after birth, or times of trauma or grief. To ensure our meals are of high quality we are partnering with Green Dinner Table, who will curate and deliver the meal boxes on our behalf. Each box contains food and recipes for three meals that the recipient can cook at home. We are also seeking volunteers to provide and deliver home …

  • OFFICE STAR WELCOME LINDA We are delighted to welcome Linda Carroll as our new part-time office manager. Linda has a background in sales and administration, and recently owned and operated eco-friendly wholesale cleaning supplies business Green Kiwi Clean Ltd. Welcome Linda. We know we are very lucky to have you. Email info@veganchristchurch.org.nz to contact Linda.

  • ANGEL FOOD Christchurch Vegan Society Business Member Angel Food make dairy-free cheese alternatives. Made without gluten, nuts and soy, Angel Food cheese alternatives fit perfectly into any plant-based diet while being allergy-friendly. * Click here to sign up to our Business Membership Scheme or email info@veganchristchurch.org.nz for more info. 

  • Welcome Café vegan buffet CVS fundraiser Join us for a delicious all you can eat vegan feast at Welcome Chinese Vegetarian Café. Babies and young children sitting on parent’s knees and not eating much are free. Sample menu Soups – Corn or Tom Yum Tofu soups Entrees – Wontons, Spring rolls, Samosa and chips Mains – Sweet and Sour Crispy Rolls, Beijing Stew Roast, Fried Rice with veggies, Fried Noodles with veggies, Red Roasted Tofu with veggies, Vegetarian Steak Rice, Stir Fried Fresh Veggies Drinks – Water and Roasted Barley (other drinks and tidbits are chargeable)   A fundraiser for the Christchurch Vegan Society. Tickets …

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Christchurch Vegan Society
301 Tuam Street
Christchurch 8011

EMAIL: promotions@veganchristchurch.org.nz



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