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Great Barrier celebrates dark sky sanctuary

Published: 21 August 2017

Hundreds of people turned out from the Great Barrier Island community to celebrate the island’s new international Dark Sky Sanctuary status on Saturday 19 August.

Sumatran jungle coming to Auckland Zoo

Published: 18 August 2017

The sights, sounds and smells of a tropical Sumatran rainforest will thrill visitors at a new precinct being built at Auckland Zoo.

Beauty helps 'Bin that Butt'

Published: 15 August 2017

Auckland Council, Keep Auckland Beautiful and local Auckland artists are helping smokers bin their butts at four key hotspots in Auckland’s CBD.

Wastewater plant expansion on track

Published: 2 August 2017

Work on expanding Watercare’s Māngere Wastewater Treatment Plant is on track to be completed by the end of the year.

Watch out for Chinese knotweed

Published: 25 July 2017

Chinese knotweed is a fast-growing vine that smothers all available surfaces, including plants and trees.