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Development 8 Apr 2016

Māori urban design expert joins the council

This week Auckland Council welcomed new staff member Phil Wihongi. Phil joins the council as the Mana Whenua Urban Design Principal Specialist for the Auckland Design Office. OurAuckland caught up with Phil to find out about his background and what the role entails.

Environment 8 Apr 2016

Hunua 1080 caution period lifted

Hunua caution period lifted

Beaches 7 Apr 2016

Change to dog access on Waiheke protects endangered penguins

Restrictions to dog off-leash areas aim to protect the Little Blue Penguin.

Environment 6 Apr 2016

Natural habitat to benefit from Stanmore Bay project

An underground stream in Stanmore Bay is to see daylight again, and offer improved recreational use, thanks to a partnership between Auckland Council and a housing developer.

Community 6 Apr 2016

Road sealing begins in Rodney

Road sealing has begun on Takatu Road in Rodney courtesy of Auckland Transport.

Community 5 Apr 2016

Stormy weather brings out our defences

On Wednesday 23 March more than 100,000 people viewed the OurAuckland website and metservice.com to get up to date information about a predicted storm and its impact on Auckland.

Environment 1 Apr 2016

Drop off the grid on Great Barrier

Registrations are now open for Great Barrier Local Board’s Off the Grid event, which takes place from 12 to 15 May.

Events40 Results

17 Jul 2022

Shakespear Regional Park Planting Day

Join rangers and volunteers and help plant the trees grown by Shakespear Open Sanctuary Society Inc.

21 Jul 2022

Catch NZ Ocean Fish Game

Play a fun fishing game and identify the most common NZ ocean fish.

24 Jul 2022

Love Our Wetlands Community Planting Sunday

Join us for a planting day to help restore Rangihoua wetland.

24 Jul 2022 - 30 Jul 2022

Mutukaroa Regional Park Planting Day

Bring your family and friends to help plant trees and keep Auckland green.

30 Jul 2022

Matariki Community Planting at Hunua Domain

Grab your whānau and friends and join us to plant native trees and shrubs to restore the whenua.

31 Jul 2022

Duder Regional Park Planting Day

Bring your family and friends to help plant trees and keep Auckland green.

20 Aug 2022

Tree Planting Day: Gift-a-Tree

A festive day in Eskdale Reserve to plant over 400 trees.

12 Nov 2022 - 13 Nov 2022

Go Green Expo & Better Food Fair 2022

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