What’s On

 

There are many vegetarian and vegan events going on around the country.

Check out our Local Groups page to find a vegetarian group near you, and let us know if you are organising something.

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Note: While every effort is made to make these events listing accurate, mistakes and changes do happen.  Please contact the person or organisation running the event to confirm times and locations.  If you do spot any errors, please let us know.

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Agenda

  1. Aug
    30
    Sat

    1. Whangarei – Informal Cafe Meet-ups @ Indulge Cafe
      10:30 am – 12:00 pm

      Vegans and vegetarians meet casually at Indulge Cafe in Cameron St on Saturday mornings at 9.30am.  The word is out that if you pop along to the cafe after visiting the Growers Market or shopping the chances are (but no guarantee)  you will find some vege folk there.The cafe provides a few vegan food items too.

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      10:30 am
      Whangarei – Informal Cafe Meet-ups @ Indulge Cafe
    2. Wellington – Compassionate Contrarians Book Launch @ St Johns Church Hall
      3:00 pm – 6:00 pm

      A history of vegetarians in Aotearoa New Zealand – Catherine Amey, from The Black Sheep Animal Sanctuary.

      This long awaited title explores the quirks of the vegetarian experience in the land of meat, and celebrates the hard work and courage of a group of idealists who dedicated their lives to creating a more just world for all sentient beings.

      Please join us for some food, music and talk to celebrate this new work.

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      3:00 pm
      Wellington – Compassionate Contrarians Book Launch @ St Johns Church Hall
    3. Christchurch – Fundraising Dinner @ Herb Centre Cafe
      7:00 pm – 10:00 pm

      The venue has been opened especially for us with a carefully planned menu. There will be a maximum of THIRTY people. For this reason we will be asking all guests to pay in advance.  Three course menu with gluten-free options available.

      More information to follow…

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      7:00 pm
      Christchurch – Fundraising Dinner @ Herb Centre Cafe
  2. Sep
    3
    Wed

    1. Waiuku – Vegetarian Families Pot-Luck
      5:30 pm – 9:00 pm

       

      ALL WELCOME – ALL AGES

      1st Wednesday of every month – 5:30pm

      Bring a vegetarian dish to share.

       

       

       

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      5:30 pm
      Waiuku – Vegetarian Families Pot-Luck
    2. Palmerston North – Vegan Potlucks
      6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
      Vegan potluck at Be Still Yoga Studio,
      37 Cambridge st
      6.30 pm, first Saturday of each month.
      Contact Michael by email  / 0276343361
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      6:30 pm
      Palmerston North – Vegan Potlucks
    3. Wellington – The Great Factory Farming Debate @ St Andrew's on The Terrace
      9:30 pm – 10:30 pm

      SAFE is hosting a live debate between the major political parties on 3 September and we want you to be a part of it. Political parties are talking a lot about factory farming, but which ones will actually take action? Join us for SAFE’s panel discussion and find out who’s full of hot air, and which parties will help the animals. Find out what party policies are over at www.safe.org.nz

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      9:30 pm
      Wellington – The Great Factory Farming Debate @ St Andrew's on The Terrace
  3. Sep
    5
    Fri

    1. Christchurch – Vegetarian Youth Group
      7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

      Please contact the Christchurch Branch of the NZ Vegetarian Society for more information.

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      7:00 pm
      Christchurch – Vegetarian Youth Group
  4. Sep
    6
    Sat

    1. Wellington – Animal Rights and Wrongs @ Wellington Access Radio 783am
      9:00 am – 10:00 am

      Animal Rights and Wrongs is hosted by Julie Gunn, with support from Debra Ashton and Eric Wolff.  Tune in every Saturday from 9-10am on Wellington Access Radio 783am.  The programme includes the latest news on people working for animals. Regular topics include the factory farming of hens and pigs, dairy farming, live sheep exports, animal research, Kaimanawa horses, fur farming, veganism, environmental issues, palm oil, animal sanctuarys, zoos, animal and eco friendly fashion, cruelty free cosmetics, hunting, and celebrities campaigning for the rights of animals.  Also expect great kiwi music, What’s On in Wellington and tips on how you can help the animals.  Sponsored by Opportunity for Ynimals.  Find their stores at 4 Bay Road, Kilbirnie and 162 Riddiford St, Newtown. Visit the Animal Rights and Wrongs Facebook Page.  You can listen live or download later:

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      9:00 am
      Wellington – Animal Rights and Wrongs @ Wellington Access Radio 783am
    2. Whangarei – Informal Cafe Meet-ups @ Indulge Cafe
      10:30 am – 12:00 pm

      Vegans and vegetarians meet casually at Indulge Cafe in Cameron St on Saturday mornings at 9.30am.  The word is out that if you pop along to the cafe after visiting the Growers Market or shopping the chances are (but no guarantee)  you will find some vege folk there.The cafe provides a few vegan food items too.

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      10:30 am
      Whangarei – Informal Cafe Meet-ups @ Indulge Cafe
  5. Sep
    12
    Fri

    1. Christchurch – Vegetarian Youth Group
      7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

      Please contact the Christchurch Branch of the NZ Vegetarian Society for more information.

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      7:00 pm
      Christchurch – Vegetarian Youth Group
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