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Lockdown Local Food Deliveries

Did you know there are more than 20 local businesses that can deliver you excellent food during lockdown?

There are a lot more places that can supply food now, aside from supermarkets, so now’s the time to buy local and support our community’s businesses.

SHOP IN STORE


Be Organics

Fresh fruit and vege and groceries. Although this shop is open, they would rather you ordered from them online at Mount Wholefoods for delivery, if possible.

6 Tawa St, Mt Maunganui  mountwholefoods.co.nz


Gilmours

Wholesale food. Shop in store or delivery. 31 Taurikura Dr, Tauriko, Tauranga  gilmours.co.nz


Huckleberry

Organic fresh food and grocery, plus refills. Delivery too.

35 Macdonald St, Mt Maunganui & Wild Earth Organics, 777 Cameron Rd, Tauranga


Mount Sourdough

Available Tuesday to Saturday at FreshChoice Papamoa, FourSquare Papamoa, FourSquare Cherrywood, FourSquare The Lakes, Vetro Mediterranean Foods, Bin Inn Wholefoods Bethlehem, Tay Street Store and Te Puna Deli.


The Fresh Market

Fantastic greengrocer (also by delivery mygreengrocer.co.nz).

1000 Cameron Rd, Gate Pa, Tauranga


The Source Bulk Foods

For all your food refill desires.

Bayfair Shopping Centre


Te Puna Deli

Artisan goodness, from bread and organic milk to veges and cured meats. (Check out their recipe for shakshuka here, it’s the perfect brunch.)

17B Minden Road, Te Puna  

@tepunadeli


Vetro Mediterranean Foods

Quality food and wine from the Med
and beyond.

111 Third Ave, Tauranga  

@vetrotauranga

Note: For some places, you can order and pay ahead, then pick up without entering the premises. Check online for details.

FOOD DELIVERIES


Abundant Backyard

Organic fresh fruit and veges.

abundantbackyard.co.nz


Better Bread

Top-notch sourdough.

betterbread.co.nz


Bidfood Home

Now delivering. Register online.

bidfoodhome.co.nz


Col’s Butchery

Delivery or contactless pick up.

@colsbutchery


Doug Jarvis Butcher

All offerings and prices online.

dougjarvis.co.nz


Eden Orchard

Cherry and blueberry juices.

edenorchards.co.nz


Elspeth Bakery

Pastries, divine loaves of sourdough and more.

elspeth.co.nz


Gilmours

Wholesale food delivery.

gilmours.co.nz


Harbourside Macadamias

Macadamia nuts and products.

harboursidemacadamias.com


Huckleberry

Details as per ‘Shop in Store’ section.


Just Blend

Frozen smoothie packs (and zero plastics).

justblend.co.nz


Liberty Growers

Hydroponically grown and herbs, vegetables and fruit. Email for a product and price list.

libertygrowers@gmail.com


Mitchell’s Bone Broth

The range offers health-boosting Bone Broth Powder, Collagen Peptides and Collagen Repair.

mitchellsbonebroth.com


Mount Eliza

These cheesemaking pioneers are offering sensational raw-milk cheese and their renowned Blue Monkey.

mounteliza.co.nz

Mount Made

Superb handmade icecream 

mountmade.co.nz


Mount Wholefoods

A range of superb organic vegetables and fruit, including vege boxes, as well as lots of grocery items.

mountwholefoods.co.nz


My Greengrocer

Fruit and vegetable deliveries from The Fresh Market in Gate Pa.

mygreengrocer.co.nz


Nicki’s Eggs

Free-range, cruelty-free eggs.

Price list: nickis-egg.co.nz

Order by text 0223 064 174

Pepper & Me

Spice pastes, salt blends and sauces and more to make lockdown dinners easier and more delicious.

pepperandme.co.nz

Pocket Bakery

The best-ever pastries (including dreamy pain au chocolat), super sourdough and pizza bases. 

Facebook @pocketbakerynz


Real Rad Food

Raw, vegan slices, cakes and balls that are free of refined sugar and gluten.

Realradfood.co.nz

Sandbank

Ready-to-blend superfood smoothie packs delivered to your door. Receive free shipping on all orders for the first week of Level 3. Use discount code LEVEL3LIFE

sandbanknz.com


Six Toed Fox Organics

Vege boxes packed with lush, just-picked organic produce from their farm.

sixtoedfoxorganics.co.nz


The Avo Tree

Great value boxes of avos, freshly picked from the tree.

theavotree.co.nz


The Snag Co

Artisan sausage delivery.

@thesnagcompany


Vigour Vitality

Long shelf-life Mylk concentrates, nuts and seeds.

vvmylk.nz


Webster’s Tea

Because a fine cup of organic loose leaf will get us through all this.

websterstea.co.nz


BREWER DELIVERIES


Mount Brewing Co

mountbrewingco.com


Slab Brewing

slabbrewing.co.nz


The Island Brewery

@onlyontheisland

OTHER KEY FOOD-RELATED SITES & SOCIAL


Price Watch

If you’re concerned about high prices at your local supermarket, you can report it by emailing pricewatch@mbie.govt.nz along with a copy of your receipt.


SOS Cafe

Buy vouchers for cafes and other local businesses now, when they need the cash, and redeem the vouchers after lockdown. We love this idea!

soscafe.nz


The Modern Forager

Locals Melissa and Reuben Woods have set this up to connect people with growers, makers and farmers across New Zealand.

themodernforager.nz


Tauranga Farmers’ Market

Check for producer delivery updates.

@taurangafarmersmarket


For those that can’t shop in store

New World Brookfield is offering a new service for those who can’t make it into the store and have no one to shop for them. Volunteers will do the shopping and deliver it to their door. Call John 027 355 3992. Also, Countdown has priority assistance for those who can’t shop in store, just apply on their site. This gives you priority for home delivery slots.