Love Local Expo 2022

Love Local Expo Porirua! A showcase of the wide range of Porirua businesses and community groups.

30 July |10am - 4pm |Te Rauparaha Arena

We know the businesses and community groups worked hard to prepare for the expo and we are happy that we could show them some love! When we buy local, our money stays local.

Love Local 2022 Vendor Directory

A-Z list of all businesses, market stalls, community groups at the 2022 expo.



Addikt Clothing|Kids Clothing, designed by kids for kids Instagram

Aladdins Turkish Cafe | Popular Turkish restaurant and takeaway Facebook

Aloha Friday | Jewellery and Merchandise Instagram Facebook

Amputee Society of GWR | Information for living well with limb loss Website

Annies Fudge| Fudges , toffee apples, sherbet and old skool baking Facebook

Arena Fitness Porirua | Arena Fitness Website Facebook

Artisan Craft Market Ltd | artisan products from local crafters Website Facebook

ASEA Natural Healing | Natural healing at a cellular level Website Facebook

Aspiring Walls Ltd | Selection of wallpaper for interior spaces Website Facebook


B A Heat Pumps|Heat pumps, ducted and anything electrical Website Facebook

Barry & Sargent Optometrists|Local optometrists Website

Be Human Be Eco|Eco-friendly products Facebook

Blue Bell Club|Pacific products handmade Website

Boheme Atelier|Earrings and accessories Website

Bryant Woodturning|Hand crafted pens, pencils, assorted knick kacks Website

Bubu's Lashes|Eyelash Extensions and training demonstrations Website Facebook

Bumbles Puddings|Puddings and dessertsFacebook

Bunnings Porirua|DIY Workshops for kids Website


Cake Experience | Cake decorators and slices |Facebook

Cecilia Crochet | Handmade crochet bags, purses, keyrings, toys Facebook

Citizens Advice Bureau Porirua |Free information or advice Website

Classic Kiwi Kai | Hot chips, hot dogs, ice cream, drinks, coffee, burgersFacebook

Connect Me Mortgages | Mortgage advice Website Facebook

Crystal Photos NZ | Crystal products Website Facebook


Department of Corrections, Community Probation | Career information Website

DigiSlidz Limited | Online photography Website Facebook

doTERRA | Essential Oils - supporting health & wellbeing


Easyswim Swim School | Swimming school, children through to adults Website

Electoral Commission NZ | How to enrol and vote Website Facebook

Em&Me Designs | Handmade earrings made from polymer clay, crochet and resin

ESR | Cutting-edge science Website Facebook

Eveer | Clothing protectors designed for people with disabilities Website


FS Cycles | Local owned & operated bicycle shop and workshop Website Facebook


GKR Karate Ltd | Promote karate to Porirua Website

Glazing 360 Ltd | Glazing business Website Facebook

Go Mana | Find out information about day trips to Mana IslandWebsite Facebook


Harriet and Honey | Homewares, pottery, cushions, table runners Facebook

Heart of the Earth| Natural Creams, Body Butters & Herbal Teas Website

Hester's Arts | Screen printed fabric, cushions, bags, teatowels, scarves Facebook

Hive World NZ | Local honey on tap Website

Holistic Acupuncture | Creative health solutions. Website Facebook


I AM Handmade | Children's wear: wings, dinosaur tails, bibs, aprons, hats Facebook

Imagine Laser Studio | Laser cut products Website Facebook

Imagine Prop Hire and Kai Order Food and CateringWebsite

Inclusive Beauty by Kirby Lee | Beauty therapy and beauty related items Website

Indoor Raceway | Go-karting in Porirua Website


JayandKay Closet | Kids clothing Website

Jessiecakes Treats| Selling cupcakes and mini cakes Facebook

Johnston Ebbett Kia & Nissan Porirua | Car display Website Facebook


Kakapo Collective | Collective of various arts and crafts styles Website Facebook

Kindy Gym | Baby Gym, Tiny Movers and Kindy Gym classes Website

Kite Country Classics|Wheat packs, seagrass baskets, tote bags Website

Kōkō Chillers | Chiller trailer hire, provide refrigeration for events Facebook

Kristinzkraftedkandlz | Scented candles


Le Aute | Pacific accessories, art and crafts

Lions Club of Mana Inc |Club services Website Facebook

Lisey Rose | earrings, decorative wood blocks, hair clips, Macrame Facebook

Little City Kombucha| Kombucha on keg Website Facebook

Little Espresso|Coffees, muffins and snack foods Website Facebook

Little House NZ|Eco friendly craft kits, bioglitter, eco slimeWebsite Facebook

Little Musical Caravan |Mobile music therapy service Website Facebook

Little Spoon Sourdough Crumpets|Hand-crafted sourdough crumpets Website


Mana Cruising Club | Fostering safe boating on and off water Website Facebook

Miss Korea Kimchi| Hand-crafted small batch kimchi made in Porirua Facebook

Moving Memories | Saving your life story on video Website Facebook

Mushroom House| From grow your own, fresh mushrooms and crispy chips Website


Nature Fix NZ Skincare|Skincare remedies, natural, botanical Website Facebook

Nickie Werkhoven - Mike Pero Mortgages|Finance, insurance advise Facebook

No Common Scents | Soy melt & candles and events stylist Facebook

Nula's Taste of the Cape | Delicious South African food Facebook

NZMA | Tertiary information/provider Website


Odd Socks Candles | Hand-poured candles Website Facebook


Pacific Soulfood Services|Chop suey, rice and fettuccine Website

Partners Porirua | Promoting rangatahi employment & engagement Website

Plimmerton Croquet Club | Information about the game of croquet Website

Poi Creations | Contemporary Māori design earrings Website Facebook

Porirua Community Arts Inc | Promotion of the arts Website Facebook

Porirua Little TheatreWebsite Facebook

Porirua MenzShed | Supporting the local community Facebook

Porirua Pasifika Community PatrolFacebook

Porirua ROCKS & JAB creative| Paint your own rocks to take home. | Facebook

Pottle LTD | House plants, pots and flowers Website Facebook

Probus Club of Mana | Information about Probus Club of Mana | Facebook


Rainbow Circus | Face painting for kids (and big kids) Website

Rebekah Burgess Poetry and Photography|Poetry, photography Facebook

Remove Your Tattoo|Specialist laser tattoo fading & removal Website Facebook

Responsible Campers Association Inc|Registered non-profit incorporated society Website Facebook

Revl Ltd|Locally owned and run small gym in Porirua Website Facebook

Risposta|Local architect, range of design services for Porirua Website

Rotary Club of Plimmerton | Local community and overseas projects Website


Saskia Hendrikse Pottery | Ceramic travel cups and bowls Facebook

Serena's Macarons

Shop Nikkis | Crochet madness from sci-fi and fantasy

Skye Candle & Body Care|Soy candles, melts, care products Website Facebook

Solid Oral Care | Sustainable toothpaste made in Titahi Bay Website Facebook

Spinnaker Toastmasters ClubWebsite

Stirling Art |Stirling Art, paintings that 'pop' by local Porirua Artist Website

Stitch Cloth Designs | Quality children's clothing. Sizes 6mth - 5yrs Facebook

Sweet & Co| Selection of goodies . Website

Sweet Peach Boutique|Funky earrings, handmade bath/body products Facebook


Tall Poppy Porirua | Real estate sales Website

Taylor Made Blinds | Blinds and shutters Website

Te Ahuru Mowai | Social housing provider for the west of Porirua Website

The Chrome Academy | Aerial arts business (pole-dancing) Website Facebook

The Jughead Mobile Bar | Dry bar servicesWebsite Facebook

The Kumara Pie| Gluten and dairy-free artisan product Website Facebook

The Stitchery |Fashion manufacturing and stitchery arts Website Facebook

The Wonky Pixie|Botanical art, sculpture & creations Website Facebook

TITAHI - Food with Freedom|Keto, seed crackers, biscuits and granolas. Facebook

Tu Ora Compass HealthWebsite


Utilize Studios | 3D print homeware made from recycled materials Facebook

Unique Cards 4U | Handmade cards covering all special occasions


Wellington Underground Bookstore | Collective locally based authors Facebook

Whitford Brown Community Trust | Disability service Website Facebook


Zonta Club of ManaFacebook