Food, shopping & services

The Vegan Expo is a wonderful and tantalising hub for all things vegan. It is the perfect place to be able to explore, research, shop and talk directly to vegan-friendly suppliers, manufacturers and retailers. Many stallholders and exhibitors also offer exclusive discounts and promotional offers on the day, making it even more special for those visiting.

  • Power Plant Wholefood & Organic Store Whangarei’s 100% guaranteed Vegan store!  Raw wraps and sandwiches, pies, drinks and delicious raw cakes!
  • My Goodness!    WellKit Foods’ fabulous, non-dairy ice cream.  Grown and produced locally.
  • Logan MacLean Cafe Soft pretzels, plain and stuffed.  Tasters!
  • Wise Boys Vegan burgers full of delicious nutrition. Fries, too.
  • Tart Bakery  Pastries and pies and other yummy treats.
  • Organic Mechanic Kombucha on tap and in bottles, plus merchandise.
  • Eat Conscious  Meal delivery service  on Fridays for Whangarei, Maungaturoto and Ruakaka.
  • Kokonati Amazing pre-packaged, organic, low GI coconutty foods.
  • Proper Crisps  New Zealand grown, 100% natural, no MSG, gluten-free crisps!
  • Titbits Popcorn Fresh kettle gourmet popcorn. Sweet and Salty, Caramel and Sea Salt. Nut and gluten-free. Kiwi operated with local ingredients.
  • Angel Food  Offering pre packaged dairy-free cheese alternatives.  Tasters offered.
  • Coffee Girl  Barista made coffee and hot chocolate, using award winning, locally roasted MAX coffee beans.
  • Choice Blocks  Handmade real fruit ice pops. Bottled kombucha. Cold brew coffee floats with vegan ice cream.
  • Raw Creations Organic raw cakes and bliss-type balls called nutritious balls.
  • Savour Organic cultured, nut cheeses and butter.  All vegan.
  • Sweet As Bowl Vegan bowls including hangi bowl, fresh Thai salad bowl, smoked kumara gnocchi, aranchini balls with fresh slaw, banoffee pie.
  • Handsome Frog Cafe and Shoppe  Finest local foods.  Yummy handmade pies and artisan breads.
  • Trade Aid Fair trade, organic food and highlighting our new range of vegan dark chocolate.
  • Organic Knowledge Organic popped corn, fresh on site.  Ingredients sourced locally and certified organic. Sustainable NZ small business.
  • Paella By-Di-Zine Vegan paella with seasonal roast vegetables, mushroom and spelt. Tasters provided.
  • Genoese of Levin Plant-based vegan pesto.  Gluten-free, all natural. New Zealand made.
  • The Vegetarian Butcher Vegan pastrami, roasts, sausages, bbq strips, jackfruit and steaks. mostly made from seitan.
  • Mamazing Kombucha  . Artisan made probiotic culture brewed tea.

  • VIP Me  100% organic, natural, cruelty-free makeup and skincare range.We all deserve healthy skin and style without guilt.
  • The Gaya Tree Educator on mindfulness and wholefoods.
  • Bill Leonard’s animal-liberationist fantasy-fiction books.
  • Viola Organics  NZ made, organic-certified skin, hair and body care products.
  • Putiputi Ra Organics  Health and eco-store in Whangarei.
  • Wild and Green  Vegan-leather shoes.  Tote bags.  T-shirts.  Organic vegan oils.
  • Dirty Hippie  Vegan shampoo bars, deodorants.
  • Rawganics  100% plant-based vitamins and supplements.
  • SANOlifestyle  Handmade soaps. 100% plant based.
  • Riverside Toys  Handmade wooden animal toys and decorations made locally.
  • Fair + Square Handcrafted natural soaps, made with love in small batches. 100% cruelty free, no palm oil, no synthetic fragrances.
  • Whangarei Food Co-op  Ginger beer and kombucha. Promoting other local products available via the food co-op. Home deliveries.
  • True You Wellness  Vivo barefoot shoes, Shakti matts and contact impact-injury care.
  • Lynda Bell Art  Lynda is a Whangarei vegan artist promoting compassion towards all beings, reminding us of the unity we had with animals as children.
  • Awaken Therapies  Vegan natural healing balms. Will have testers.

About the Vegan Expo

Whangarei held their first Vegan Expo in 2016 and was greatly inspired by the Christchurch Expo which has been held for over ten years now. We are excited to continue to spread the news of this great diet and lifestyle by holding our annual Vegan Expo in Whangarei.

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