Ooooby Tauranga at Down-to-Earth Expo

Ooooby Tauranga at Down-to-Earth Expo

Back in May, Lynda Farnworth initiated the conversation about getting Ooooby operating in Tauranga. Since then she has been working steadily to lay the foundations, quietly raising awareness by having an Ooooby presence at various events, finding premises to operate from, and meeting with the first wave of suppliers.

We’re happy to introduce the first wave of Ooooby Tauranga suppliers. Read about them below.



Visit Ooooby at the Expo

This weekend Lynda will be at the Down to Earth Expo flying the Ooooby flag along with David King, who recently stepped in to support this local food initiative.

Drop by the ASB Arena this weekend – November 28/29 (10am – 4pm). You’ll find Ooooby at stand number 79.

What is Ooooby about



Stay informed about Ooooby Tauranga developments

We’re not ready to begin delivering Ooooby boxes yet, but it won’t be long. By adding your name and interests here, we will send ocassional updates and an announcement when we are ready to begin receiving sign-ups. This is the first step towards rebuilding the local food system together.

Interested in becoming a:



Keep in touch via Facebook

facebook_icon_hand_drawnYou can also visit and like the Ooooby Tauranga Facebook page, to see what we’re up to – if you want to be sure that news posted on the Ooooby page appears on your Facebook news feed, just add a comment on something or share it with your friends. This will tell Facebook you’re interested and want to see our updates.



  • Grant Hammond

    Hmm….typical of internet focused organisations …almost compete absence of any contact details. How on earth am I supposed to contact anyone to ask a few questions …no email contact, no phone number, no address! Its like trying to deal with Vodafone or Spark!