Kapiti Goodies Gift Box


Gift boxes with the best local products made in Paekākāriki, Raumati, Paraparaumu, Waikanae, and Ōtaki.

✍️ Choose to add a greeting card *

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  • Free standard shipping on all orders over $160
  • Order by 2PM for same-day processing
  • 100% local products from small Kiwi businesses

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Kāpiti Goodies Gift Box

Discover the best of Kāpiti in a box! Our gift baskets are filled with carefully selected goodies from our region’s artisan producers and come in three different sizes (with or without alcohol such as beer or wine), so you can find one that suits your budget or recipient perfectly. Give your loved ones a great present by letting them discover some of our local products they probably didn’t know existed!

What’s in our Kāpiti gift hampers*?

Here’s a selection of We Love Local’s favourite Kāpiti businesses — from independent producers in Paekakariki, to Paraparaumu, and all the way up the coast to Ōtaki:

  • Apostle Hot Sauce (Paekākāriki)
  • Chocolate from Kapiti Chocolate Factory (Raumati)
  • Dark Horse Coffee (Paraparaumu)
  • Award-winning Kapiti Olive Oil (Te Horo)
  • Sweets from Kapiti Candy (Ōtaki)
  • Glam Jams Pickles (Paraparaumu)
  • Koakoa Limoncello (Paraparaumu Beach)
  • Little Bee Honey (Kāpiti Island)
  • North End Brewing Craft Beer (Waikanae)
  • Ōhau Pinot Noir & Pinot Gris (Ōhau)
  • Tea from Kapitea (Paraparaumu) or Ritual Tea (Peka Peka)
  • Te Horo Harvest Jam (Te Horo)
  • Sone’s homemade and all-natural sauces (Paraparaumu)
  • The Bond Store Kawakawa Gin (Paraparaumu Beach)

Please choose a gift box size above for more details.

* If any products listed aren’t available they will be substituted for an item of equal or higher value from one of our other gift boxes.

There’s a lot of flavour to be found up the Kāpiti Coast, and now you can share your favourites or discover new ones. These gift baskets make thoughtful gifts for any occasion while supporting local businesses and artisan producers.

Buying local has never been more important. Gourmet jams, chocolates, olive oils, sauces… Each of our Kāpiti gift boxes is lovingly curated with hand-picked favourites made in our region, so you can share your love of local with friends, family, clients, and employees.

Giving back to local communities

  • We set aside 1% from every sale and donate to New Zealand charities such as Kapiti Kindness Trust or Kaibosh Food Rescue
  • Growing Kāpiti’s regional economy; by buying from We Love Local you directly help small companies in and around the region

Sustainable gifting

  • All Kāpiti gift boxes come in a reusable wooden box filled with natural wood wool. No cellophane or other plastics used.
  • Join Aotearoa’s first sustainable gifting ecosystem! With our closed-loop programme, recipients can send back the wooden boxes to be reused.
  • As we only include NZ-made products, the distance goods travel from suppliers to us is kept at a minimum resulting in a reduced carbon footprint of your gift-giving. In addition, our courier packaging has been custom-made to minimise waste and reduce the carbon footprint even further during transport.
Wooden Box Return Programme
Wooden box return programme

Corporate gifts Kāpiti

Corporate Gifts With Your Branding
Corporate gifts with your branding

Whether you need a custom-made gift hamper to congratulate and surprise clients around the country or show some thanks to work from home employees, our corporate offering allows you to send gifts for any occasion. You can even add your branding or message to make it extra special.

Get in touch today to get a quote for corporate gifting.

Kāpiti gift basket delivery info

See details for delivery cut-off dates and timeframes.



Gift delivery info

All gifts ordered from our website are delivered by NZ Post or Pace Couriers (for Wellington express shipping). Please see guidelines below for delivery timeframes.

The following applies to all of New Zealand:

  • Order before 2PM for same-day processing and delivery within 1-2 business days after dispatch (mostly overnight but not guaranteed by NZ Post)
  • Rural deliveries may take another day or two, i.e. 2-3 business days total

Some examples:

  • If you need a gift delivered to Auckland or Christchurch for Wednesday it needs to be ordered Tuesday 2PM at the latest for a chance to arrive the next day.
  • Deliveries for Saturday must be ordered by Friday 2PM at the latest and choose the Saturday shipping option during checkout.
  • Any gift deliveries requested for Monday must also be ordered by Friday 2PM to arrive just after the weekend.

Please note that this delivery schedule is just a guideline based on our experience of sending thousands of gift boxes across the country. We do not have any control over external factors from couriers causing delays, e.g. during peak times or weather events disrupting NZ Post's courier network.

Tips to increase the likelihood of successful delivery:

  • The earlier you order the better. Please make sure you leave a note during checkout mentioning the desired delivery date.
  • You will receive an email with tracking details informing you when a parcel is out for delivery. Give the recipient a heads-up that something is coming their way.
  • Gifts with alcohol have an R18 sticker and must be signed for by a person over 18.
  • Consider sending the parcel to the recipient's workplace if they're not working from home.

We will try our best to help you get your parcel delivered on time. If you have any questions, please get in touch.

Sustainable gifting

We always strive to further reduce our impact on the environment:

  • By only stocking NZ-made products, we keep the distance goods travel from suppliers to us and you at a minimum resulting in a reduced carbon footprint of your gift-giving.
  • Customers can further reduce the carbon footprint by choosing to offset the emissions during checkout with New Zealand’s leading carbon offset provider CarbonClick.
  • We use 100% renewable energy both at our distribution centre and home office.
  • All gifts are exclusively packed in a reusable wooden box or recyclable card board boxes filled with natural wood wool. No cellophane or other plastics used.
  • Our courier boxes have been custom-made to minimise packaging waste and reduce their footprint during transport.

Wooden box return programme

Join Aotearoa’s first sustainable gifting ecosystem! With our closed-loop programme, recipients can send back the wooden boxes to be reused.

If the recipient doesn’t have a use for the wooden box after they’ve enjoyed the tasty treats, then they can send it back to us to use again, and again, and again.

Returns are super easy:

  1. Put the empty wooden box back in our courier packaging
  2. Add the included return courier label
  3. Drop it at your local post shop or book a pickup using the tracking number on the return courier label.

Like all companies on their sustainability journey, we’re still working towards our sustainability goals, but we are constantly improving our environmental sustainability and reducing our footprint.

We Love Local Gift Box Reviews

Likhita S. AvatarLikhita S.
Loved the wide range of options, delivering a very unique experience. - 19/05/2024 
Joy W. AvatarJoy W.
The treat package I bought for my mum was a nice surprise on Mother's Day. I ordered it online and it arrive a lot sooner than I thought. She absolutely loved it. Thank you - 19/05/2024 
Janine S. AvatarJanine S.
The delivery was on time althought the courier got the wrong address and had to come back. The box was well received by the birthday brother. Nice local Hawkes Bay samples sent to North Auckland. Thank you will certainly use you again in the future/ - 19/05/2024 
Damon M. AvatarDamon M.
Great communication from the start. Great products and produce. Highly recommended! - 18/05/2024 
Graham Q. AvatarGraham Q.
We Love Local team are great to deal with. - 18/05/2024 
Jennifer M. AvatarJennifer M.
Great I found we love local on the net, great photos and descriptions of boxes. Easy to order, and delivered within the week. Big tick ! - 18/05/2024 
Ana-Louise M. AvatarAna-Louise M.
Wonderful service, very helpful and kept me informed about the delivery of my gift which was important to me as I am overseas. Gift basket was greatly enjoyed by family member who it was sent to. Will definitely use you again :-) - 17/05/2024 
Great selection of high quality local products. Delivered on time as reqested. Thank you. - 17/05/2024 
Rodney M. AvatarRodney M.
First time used great choices and prices, great service - 16/05/2024 
Leanne T. AvatarLeanne T.
The team at We Love Local went above and beyond to ensure my order arrived the following day. I was very impressed that the owner herself took my call and understood the predicament I had found myself in regarding the farewell gift I needed that I thought another colleague had ordered. - 13/05/2024 
Pat G. AvatarPat G.
I recently purchased an Abundant Auckland Gift Box for my sister in Dunedin who was recovering from surgery. Ordering was easy,it was delivered in a couple of days and my sister was delighted. I've used We Love Local before and will definitely do so again. Good to support local companies. Pat, Auckland - 12/05/2024 
Alison G. AvatarAlison G.
Great lot of NZ products and the recipients were really pleased with it. - 09/05/2024 
Melinda T. AvatarMelinda T.
Amazing service, easy to order and speedy delivery! The hamper was beautifully packaged and filled with quality gourmet goodies. Highly recommend and will be using your services in future. - 08/05/2024 
Dianne F. AvatarDianne F.
I found We Love Local easy to deal with; their range of products are great & beautifully package. I highly recommend 😊 - 04/05/2024 
Mayie P. AvatarMayie P.
Great service and love the products! - 02/05/2024 
Yve G. AvatarYve G.
Great service - fast, respectful and genuinely great products - 30/04/2024 
Mark B. AvatarMark B.
We recently had the pleasure of dealing with We Love Local for a gift basket. Their service was nothing short of exceptional. The staff were incredibly friendly and went above and beyond to ensure my gift arrived before an important deadline. Their dedication to customer satisfaction was evident in their efforts. The gift itself was of high quality and was received with much appreciation. The care they took in handling our order was commendable. We are extremely satisfied with our experience and would highly recommend We Love Local for anyone in need of a thoughtful and well-presented gift. - 29/04/2024 
Marissa R. AvatarMarissa R.
Easy to order, quick delivery - 28/04/2024 
Brian B. AvatarBrian B.
Bought it as a thank you to Specsavers Ashburton for helping to save my sight Very happy Great service Thank you Regards Brian - 27/04/2024 
Krystyna W. AvatarKrystyna W.
It was easy to place an order and the service was prompt. It is great to be able to order locally sourced products and for there to be environmentally friendly packaging for the box. Can't attest for the products inside though being in environmentally friendly packaging as I didn't see them. - 27/04/2024 

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