Protecting Auckland's environment

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Environment 25 Jan 2022

Plan being developed to guide management of coastal hazards at Little Shoal Bay

Your input wanted on plan to guide management of coastal hazards at Wai Manawa / Little Shoal Bay Reserve.

Waste 11 Jan 2022

Zero waste innovators get funding boost

More than thirty organisations and businesses are receiving a boost in funding from Auckland Council’s Waste Minimisation Innovation Fund

Christmas 21 Dec 2021

Five ways to recycle your Christmas tree

What's the right way to throw out your Christmas tree?

Climate action 16 Dec 2021

Auckland Council supports delivery partner to reduce inner-city emissions

Auckland Council is supporting its delivery partner, Urgent Couriers, in its bid to cut inner-city emissions. The certified carbon zero courier company is aiming to take 40 to 50 tonnes of carbon emissions a year out of inner-city Auckland by replacing its city fleet of cars with electric cargo bikes.   Auckland Council General Manager Corporate Support Services Robert Irvine says the council is providing them with parking and charging stations in the basement of Te Wharau o Tāmaki Auckland House.

Community 14 Dec 2021

Wanted: Waterways to fence off

With more than 65 kilometres of rural waterway fencing behind it, Auckland Council’s Waterway Protection Fund is seeking new projects in Franklin and Papakura, with applications open from 8 February to 18 March.

Waste 13 Dec 2021

Refill your water bottle to save money

Almost every block in the Auckland city centre has a water fountain or a place that will refill your water bottle for free.

Parks / Outdoors 10 Dec 2021

Have your say on our draft management plan for regional parks

Consultation on Auckland Council’s draft Regional Parks Management Plan is now open to the public.

Climate action 9 Dec 2021

Auckland Council to fund seaweed farming pilot in Hauraki Gulf

Auckland Council have earmarked $1.2 million to support the success of a Hauraki Gulf seaweed pilot farm project, which if successful, would scale up regenerative ocean farming and create numerous environmentally sustainable jobs in the region.

Events22 Results

19 Mar 2022 - 17 Apr 2022

EcoFest West 2022

Celebrating our unique environment and sustainable living with outdoor experiences, whānau activities and interactive workshops.

20 Mar 2022

I Want You to Act

Join Jack Tame as he interrogates the status of our global warming response.

26 Mar 2022

Eye on Nature Whānau Day 2022

Join the fun with a free day of activities and entertainment for the whole family.

27 Mar 2022

Conscious Lab Community Event – Glenfield Library

Children and their whānau from the Conscious Lab course are coming to inspire the Kaipatiki community.

02 Apr 2022

Love Food Hate Waste – Love Your Leftovers

Learn creative new ideas to use up those forgotten ingredients hiding at the back of your fridge.

02 Apr 2022 - 03 Apr 2022

Go Green Expo & Better Food Fair 2022

Promoting a healthy, environmentally friendly and sustainable lifestyle for New Zealanders.