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Tread carefully to keep our kauri standing

Published: 10 April 2017

If you're out exploring Waitākere Ranges Regional Park this Easter and school holidays, please remember to use footwear cleaning stations to help protect our precious forest giants from kauri dieback disease.

Avoid swimming at beaches after heavy rain

Published: 6 April 2017

Auckland Council recommends beachgoers wait an extra day or two before swimming or undertaking recreational activities on the water, due to the potential public health risk from high bacteria and turbidity counts.

New era for Auckland Council maintenance

Published: 31 March 2017

Aucklanders can expect better maintenance of their local parks, buildings and open spaces from 1 July, thanks to a move that will also save money.

Kiwi to return home to Hunua Ranges

Published: 31 March 2017

North Island brown kiwi will be released this afternoon in the Hunua Ranges, the first of their species to inhabit the area for decades.