The Secrets of Tāwharanui
It’s been a mystery for many years. Who is buried in the graves at Matatūahu Point?
Small but perfectly formed
Kaukapakapa Library, one of the smallest libraries in NZ, was included in a recent BBC radio documentary on tiny book-lending institutions.
Goat Island... not what it used to be
Latest monitoring shows crayfish and snapper numbers at Goat Island are less than when reserve first created.
Rodney youth get involved in playground design
Young people in Helensville, Leigh and Te Hana are picking their favourite equipment for their local playground.
Blaze a trail at Sanders Reserve
Sanders Reserve is a great spot for enjoying the outdoors this summer
North Rodney council proposed
The Northern Action Group (NAG) has applied to the Local Government Commission to create a North Rodney Unitary Council.
Awards open to Auckland farmers
Auckland Council has partnered with the New Zealand Farm Environment Trust, so that the region’s farmers and horticulturists are eligible to enter the 2016 Ballance Farm Environment Awards – with entries open until 31 October.
Council supports conservation volunteers at Atiu Creek
Council is partnering with Conservation Volunteers NZ and will contribute $50,000 towards the Restore Ātiu Creek Ecology (RACE) project.
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