About Localist

At localist we believe in 3 awesome truths.

  1. New Zealand's full of awesome people doing awesome things.
  2. You'll never discover all the awesomeness by yourself.
  3. Everything's more awesome when it comes with a story.

Our purpose is to inspire you to love local

We're here to help you share your stories,
make discoveries and connect with the people and things you'll love. Whether you're a...

  • Local

    Looking for something to discover.

  • Business

    Wanting to connect with new customers.

  • Creator

    Ready to take your product to more people.


We do this in 3 ways

Local lists.

Discover the best, wherever you go.

Start discovering local

Localist for business.

Your digital marketing partner

Start supporting local

The Market.

New Zealand's local market.

Start buying local