Whangarei Vegan Expo 2016 – Exhibitors

Angel Food logoAngel Food


Angel Food make delicious vegan alternatives to cheese and other favourite foods.  Their mozzarella alternative is available as an option at all Hell Pizza stores. Everything Angel Food make is free from dairy, eggs, meat and GE but bursting with love and flavour. Perfect for the vegans or vegetarians. Designed for maximum enjoyment and minimum intolerance.  NZ-made, for healthier eaters everywhere. Making it easier to cut back on dairy every day. Cooked up in Aotearoa New Zealand and inspired by kindness to nature.

The Nutty Spoon

Nutty Spoon logothenuttyspoon.co.nz

The Nutty Spoon stands for high quality vegan, gluten-free cakes and sweet treats.  Most of their ingredients are organic and they don’t use any refined sugars. Free of any animal products, including honey.


The Gaya Tree logoThe Gaya Tree


The Gaya Tree is well known for producing organic fruit and veges, presenting food workshops and catering for nationwide events.  We will be presenting our yogi cuisine – a colourful mix of vibrant fresh organic wholefoods.  The fusion of Thai, Indian and Indonesian flavours are coupled with raw cuisine, giving a unique blend of juicy and fresh, dairy & gluten free foods.


Dusan DudasHealthy Body Building


Nutrition and Coaching … 4-time Mr New Zealand Bodybuilder Dusan Dudas spent over 40 years in the health and fitness industry as a trainer, nutritionist and competitor in Europe and New Zealand.  Dusan specialises in vegan body building, vegetarian and pH diets. Dusan will present at the expo and books will be available.


kaiarohaKaiaroha Tree Nut Cheese & Vegan Deli


Kaiaroha Tree Nut Cheese is a delicious range of raw, organic, creamy, aged nut cheeses that are not only 100% dairy free but also full of healthful probiotics, nutrient rich and lite on the earth. We combine traditional cheese making with raw food techniques using pure, organic fresh plant ingredients to produce innovative heart-healthy cheeses perfect for a cheeseboard and conscious living.                       

The Vegan Deli creates 100% plant sourced delicious food such as grilled neatball subs with cashew cheese, southern style chickun, gluten free chocolate brownie, spinach quiche and much more! Take home for later or indulge in our hot street-food as you check out the rest of the Expo!

Wise Boys Burgers


Wise Boys logoWe started with a dream and a whole lot of gumption. An idea that fast food doesn’t have to mean bad food. That you could go out, grab a lovingly-made feast that’s good for you and good for the earth. So we created New Zealand’s first completely plant-based fast food joint. No animal products, just goodness and love. Let’s Make Burgers Not War.


vegan infoVegan Information


Where can I dine?  Where can I shop?  How do you get your protein? Are there any vegan owned & operated businesses in Whangarei?  Are there any businesses that are of interest to vegans in Whangarei? What recipes or recipe books can you recommend?  What books can I read to find out more about veganism? Are there any movies you can recommend? At the Vegan Information table you will find your answers to these questions and more.



… everyday people living the vegan life sharing their experiences and practical knowledge. Where do I get …? What do I do when …? How do I bake a vegan cake? Healthy lunch box for kids. What about protein, calcium, iron, B12? What to use instead of milk, cheese and eggs? There are books, videos, brochures – vegan mums and dads and young people to talk to. Inquire about everything today’s vegan lifestyle offers – hear it from the people who are actually living it. Just ask away!




SAFE (Save Animals From Exploitation) is New Zealand’s leading animal advocacy organisation.Founded in 1932, SAFE aims to make significant improvements to the lives of animals by raising awareness, challenging cruel practices, changing attitudes and fostering compassion so that they are no longer exploited or abused by humans.



Founded in 1978 by Bette Overell, the New Zealand Anti-Vivisection Society is an incorporated society that is working for the abolition of vivisection (the act of operating on living animals – especially in scientific research) on the grounds that it is scientific fraud.

tradeaid logo
Trade Aid


Trade Aid is a New Zealand based not-for-profit organisation helping talented people around the world improve their lives through trade.  They partner with over 60 trading partners that represent hundreds of thousands of small scale farmers and artisans throughout Africa, Asia, Latin America, Palestine and the Pacific.  They have a wide range of fair-trade, organic and vegan food products.


Food For LifeFood For Life


Community Cafe providing tasty hot vegetarian lunches on a koha basis. There are no fixed charges for meals. Also providing 600 hot meals per week, delivered to children, in low decile schools.


Zippy's CafeZippy’s Cafe


Zippy’s Cafe serves quality coffee, delicious real fruit ice creams & dairy-free sorbet delights


tart bakery
Tart Bakery


Tart is a family business.  “Every day we make fresh vegan baking and delicious good food. By ‘good food’ we mean food that is free from animal suffering, good for you and good for the planet.”  Tart Bakery are based in Grey Lynn, Auckland.



New World SupermarketRegent New World


At Regent New World, we are more than just a supermarket.  We are a family owned business working with our community to provide a wide range of great quality products at value for money prices.  We pride ourselves on our service, proven more recently as a finalist in this years People’s Choice Awards at the 2016 Westpac Business Awards.  Regent New World-your first choice for vegan needs!

Petra’s Raw Cakes


Petra's Raw CakesAt Petra’s Raw Cakes New Zealand they only use the best ingredients available and by combining their skill and passion they offer you the highest quality, healthy desserts. All of the ingredients in the raw cakes are completely natural, there are no numbers, flavours or colours in their ingredients list.  Petra’s Raw Cakes cater for people who are health conscious and are wanting to make better food choices, people who are vegan or raw, people with allergies and intolerances. Petra’s Raw Cakes contain NO gluten, NO wheat, NO dairy, NO refined sugar, NO eggs, NO artificial colours/flavours and are NON GMO and are paleo approved.


Helen Kerrison YogaHelen Kerrison Yoga

Helen Kerrison Yoga offers adult beginner Hatha Yoga and teen Yoga classes.  Classes blend asana (postures) and flexibility movements, pranayama (harmonizing breath), relaxation and meditation in a way that nourishes, strengthens and rejuvenates the body and mind.  Helen’s style of teaching welcomes all bodies and abilities.


Whangarei Food Co-op


Whangarei Food CoopWhangarei Food Co-op make it easy to buy and sell local food online. Order from a virtual marketplace of local producers and let us handle the transaction, sorting and packing.  Pick up your orders of fresh local food from 1 Wood Road, Whangarei, every Tuesday.