Leigh’s little blue penguin project recognised
A finalist in Auckland's Mayoral Conservation Awards, the Warkworth Forest & Bird Little Penguin Project is the culmination of many years of collaboration with the Leigh community.
New public park in store with addition to Te Ārai parkland
Around 154 hectares of coastal land has been vested to Auckland Council, part of a larger 180-hectare addition to the Te Ārai Regional Park.
Apply now - Rodney Healthy Harbours Waterways Fund
Rodney Local Board's Healthy Harbours and Waterways Fund, open 4 October to 26 November, provides funds to improve water quality by fencing stock out of the area’s streams and harbours.
New vehicle management measures for Muriwai Beach
Auckland Council’s Parks, Arts, Community and Events Committee has approved the introduction of a range of measures to better manage and control motorised vehicles accessing Te Oneone Rangatira / Muriwai Beach.
Temporary dog rule helps protect Snells Beach wildlife
Temporary dog walking rules will help endangered shorebirds to breed and roost in safety at the northern end of Snells Beach.
Local students explore Lake Tomarata
Tomarata students love nothing more than learning outdoors and they got the opportunity earlier this month when they explored the special character of Wellsford’s Lake Tomarata.
Recovery budget delivers for Rodney
Rodney will benefit from Auckland Council’s record capital investment over the next 10 years focussed on keeping the city running and continuing to build for the future.
New Warkworth Community Transport Hub underway
Auckland Transport has begun construction of the new Warkworth Community Transport Hub, led and funded by Rodney Local Board through the Rodney Transport Targeted Rate.
Earth Beat Festival 2023
Earth Beat Festival is the place where you play, learn, revitalise make new connections and return to the world grounded and inspired!
March Composting Workshops - Free
This free workshop offers an introduction to composting with bokashi bins, worm farms and cold composting bins.
Raumati Fun Tamariki Play
A great opportunity to grab a coffee and enjoy our beautiful local parks
At the Back of the Fridge, & Shopping with a List - Love Food Hate Waste
Learn creative new ideas to use up those forgotten ingredients hiding at the back of your fridge, with hints on how to create delicious and nutritious dishes from common leftovers.
Ranger guided walk - Free
Learn about the unique flora and fauna that call the forest and waterways home and important environmental issues that we face today in the reserve.
Book Chat - Kumeū
Join a lively discussion of what we have all been reading.
DIY Reusable Bag - Mahurangi East Library
Make a reusable fabric bag from a light coloured T-Shirt.
Slippery Skinks & Geckos Talk
Learn about conservation of these critters & how to build a predator-resistant lizard home with the team from Auckland Zoo