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Beaches 30 Oct 2019

Landmark stormwater consents decision will protect environment and improve water quality

The Environment Court has granted Auckland Council a resource consent to improve the way it manages all stormwater discharges across the region.

Beaches 8 Oct 2019

Get your driving permit before you hit the beach this summer

Enjoy safe beach driving this summer – but don’t forget to get your permit before you head off.

Beaches 12 Sep 2019

How did Safeswim stack up last summer?

Water quality on the rise at local beaches thanks to Auckland Council’s Safeswim programme.

Beaches 28 Aug 2019

Safeswim switches on digital signs at local beaches

A wave of digital Safeswim signs are coming to another eight beaches around Auckland this summer.

Beaches 16 Aug 2019

Watercare educates its 100,000th pupil

Educator Sally Smith reached a special milestone this week when she taught Watercare’s 100,000th pupil.

Beaches 13 Aug 2019

Like-minds and moving messages at Manukau Harbour Symposium

The Manukau Harbour is under significant threat and communities taking the environmental mantel is the most important way to protect its health according to environmental experts at the 2019 Manukau Harbour Symposium.

Beaches 31 Jul 2019

From the ranges to the sea – for the health of Auckland’s water

The second in a series of profiles of people working in, on and for Auckland's water - from the ranges to the sea.

Walkways 4 Jun 2019

Get together on these north Auckland walks

Explore Auckland's coastline and regional parks with our pick of six of the best walks.

Walkways 4 Jun 2019

Give us your thoughts on Akl Paths and be in to win!

$500 Rebel Sport voucher up for grabs.

Beaches 24 May 2019

Drone swoops in to aid Safeswim water sampling

Auckland Council’s Safeswim programme has started using drones to aid with water sampling.

Beaches 21 May 2019

Hauraki Gulf Forum votes to increase marine park protection

The Hauraki Gulf Forum votes to increase protection of the Gulf Marine Park and to restore shellfish beds and reefs.

Policies / Regulations 28 Mar 2019

Changes to Public Safety and Nuisance Bylaw confirmed

Auckland Council’s Governing Body confirmed changes to the Public Safety and Nuisance Bylaw to minimise nuisance and safety risks to people when using public places.

Beaches 20 Feb 2019

Summer adventures in and around Tāmaki Makaurau

Try the latest trend in travel and tour new locations and activities around the region.

Parks / Outdoors 18 Feb 2019

Five beautiful public spaces to enjoy this summer

Auckland’s parks and playgrounds come alive during the summer with friends and family getting together.

Sports / Leisure 15 Feb 2019

Staying safe during Get Outdoors Week

Whether you’re keen on a long walk, trail run or mountain biking, check our top tips for outdoor safety.

Sports / Leisure 17 Jan 2019

Make the most of your park visit

Safety tips to help you make the most of your park visit.