Protecting Auckland's environment

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Beaches 5 Jul 2022

Renewed Weymouth Wharf opens

A renewed Weymouth Wharf, popular jumping off and fishing spot, has opened.

Environment 4 Jul 2022

$174,000 for Waitākere Ranges Heritage Area Protection Programme

Waitākere Ranges Local Board has approved $174,000 in funding for a programme of works to help protect the Heritage Area.

Environment 1 Jul 2022

Prepare to repair

The fix-it skills of Repair Café volunteers stop about 90 kilograms of waste going into landfill every time the community-led event is held.

Conservation 30 Jun 2022

Heart of the Waitākere Ranges free of kauri dieback pathogen

Good news for Waitākere Ranges health

Cleaning up our environment 29 Jun 2022

Board backs protecting environment

Projects to cut waste and protect the natural environment have been funded by Manurewa Local Board.

Climate action 28 Jun 2022

Mission Possible: Making waves with your commute

The joys of commuting by ferry and bus in Auckland

Climate action 28 Jun 2022

Mission Possible: Ditching the car to get on the right track

The benefits of getting around Auckland by train.

Climate action 28 Jun 2022

Mission Possible: Ditching the car for the e-bike

From saving hundreds of dollars a month in fuel to the serenity of the Hauraki Gulf, find out why Aucklanders love carless commutes.

Events38 Results

02 Jul 2022 - 27 Aug 2022

EAA16: Estuary Art and Ecology Award 2022

The only contemporary art award in Aotearoa New Zealand with ecology at its core.

21 Jun 2022 - 16 Jul 2022

Matariki Festival 2022

An exciting line-up of more than 85 events region wide.

11 Jun 2022 - 10 Aug 2022

Ecotones

Sonja Drake shares exquisite watercolours of Wairau Creek and the Mairangi Bay waterways.

26 Apr 2022 - 03 Sep 2022

Islands of the Hauraki Gulf / Ngā Pōito-o-Te Kupenga O Taramainuku

This free exhibition explores the Hauraki Gulf islands through rare books, maps, manuscripts, photographs and oral histories.

07 Jul 2022

DIY Bokashi Buckets and Zing

Make an upcycled bokashi bin for your food scraps.

07 Jul 2022

Love Food Hate Waste – Cooking Creatively With Most Wasted Foods – Bread & Fruit

Learn about effective food storage and handy tips of reducing food waste, meal planning and buying food.

09 Jul 2022

Planting Day – Ōrewa Estuary

Come and lend a hand, and help create more habitat for our unique native flora and fauna.

09 Jul 2022 - 14 Jul 2022

July Composting Workshops

Learn how to compost with compost bins, bokashi bins and worm farms.