Tooth Community

Recycle your toothbrushes and toothpaste tubes with the folks at Terracyle? Click HERE to connect: to become a collection station (costs you nothing) or to find a location where you can drop off your finshed dental stuff packaging. 

Chapter Book & Tea Shop

CAFE, TEA SHOP, BOOK STORE, MT EDEN, AUCKLAND â­ UYOC discount ðŸŒ Sells Reusable KeepCup, Pukka and Zoku Cups ðŸŒ¿ Responsible Food Waste 🐢 No Plastic Straws Here 🌱 Plant Based Options/Alt Mylks 🌸 300 types of tea ðŸ± Use Your Own Container ðŸŽ Gifts📱 Free Wifi ðŸŒˆ Do a little search on UYOC for Chapter Book and Tea Shop to see more…

Snobby Collective

One of our UYOC cafe family, The Village Snob, now offer an online specialty coffee and goodness subscription. Lovely humans, total coffee geeks: they'll see you right. Click HERE to connect and look see. 

Handsome Frog Family Pie

Did you know you can use the UYOC guide to search for cafes who cater? WHANGAREI - need pie for tea?  ðŸ† Click HERE to see the full list of 15 varieties of meat, fish, vegetarian and vegan pies that the Handsome Frog people make fresh to order. 

NZ Tourism Sustainability Commitment

Click HERE if your business is hospo? ðŸ†â˜•ðŸŒ´ "The Tourism Sustainability Commitment aims to ensure economic, environmental and social sustainability becomes a genuine ethical underpinning of our industry. Developed by industry for industry, it establishes 8 industry-level sustainability Goals and 14 Commitments that individual businesses can achieve to help the industry reach the Goals. Any New Zealand tourism business or organisation can sign up to the Commitment. There is also an opportunity for organisations and businesses outside tourism to come on board as endorsers. We want every tourism business in New Zealand to commit to operating sustainably by 2025. The greater the buy-in, the more powerful it will be."


If you work in hospo, or any business who alickto sign up to the New Zealand Tourism Sustainability Commitment? They will send you a Certificate acknowledging your commitment, a copy of the Tourism Sustainability Commitment booklet and a digital file of the logo to use in your communications. 


Don't Be A Mug

Use UYOC to find a cafe near you now who will happily loan you a good ol' mug if you don't have time to stay, or if you have forgotten your reusable cup. Too easy. There's really no excuse for single use. 

Our Place

Our Place Magazine is Tauranga's free monthly magazine that champions local people, places, discoveries and artisans. If you're a Bay local, you can pick up a copy all around you! Or find their social media details below. They often feature UYOC cafes. We love 'em. Local is king (and queen).



Hospo Top Tips

If you are a cafe, juice bar or eatery and would like to read about some simple, but super effective ways to work with customers to reduce single-use waste in your business - day to day - click HERE to read some ideas and suggestions that can be tailored to work for you. We're here to support you. Get in touch any time at all.