The Christchurch Expo boasts six hours of tasty plant-based temptations, cruelty-free stores, inspiring talks about health, nutrition and green living, as well as fun cooking demonstrations that will surely get your mouth-watering.
Originally launched in 2007 as the Vegetarian Expo in Christchurch, this inspiring annual food and lifestyle event has continued to demonstrate growth and popularity for the past 16 years and is now held nationally.
Haere-Roa is at 90 Ilam Rd, on the University of Canterbury campus.
By bus: The Purple Line (Airport to Sumner) and 100 (Wigram to The Palms via Riccarton) both go past Haere-Roa on Ilam Rd.
If using The Orbiter or the Yellow Line (New Brighton to Rolleston) – get off on Riccarton Rd near Ilam Rd and walk north or ge off on Waimari Rd near Rountree St or Homestead Lane and walk east to Ilam Rd.
Yes, including cash withdrawals. Please note there is a $2 charge. We recommend that you bring cash on the day. Some stallholders will have their own Eftpos machines for purchases made at their stalls.
Seats are on a first come basis however if you have a particular need (wheelchair, hearing impaired or other condition needing special consideration) please contact us as early as possible and at least 48 hours before the event. Explain what accommodation you need, which talk/cookery demo you wish to attend and we will do our best to assist you.