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Environment 1 Jul 2017

Help keep our beautiful waters healthy

Auckland’s stormwater network includes 6500km of pipeline, 146,000 manholes and 6000 catch-pits.

Environment 27 Jun 2017

Auckland mayor urges action on climate change

Auckland Mayor Phil Goff has joined mayors from around the world and signed a letter to the G20 Heads of State urging them to deliver on their commitments to tackle climate change.

Food / Drink 23 Jun 2017

New Lynn night markets come to an end

The New Lynn Night Markets will come to an end this month after three years.

Community 22 Jun 2017

Meet a conservation hero: Richard Hursthouse

OurAuckland talks to Conservation Hero Richard Hursthouse.

Environment 15 Jun 2017

Golflands workplace accident

The council has been informed of a workplace accident involving one of its contractors.

Parks / Outdoors 15 Jun 2017

Giant milestone for whitebait

Ten thousand giant kōkopu whitebait were welcomed into Tāwharanui Regional Park on Saturday 10 June – the largest reintroduction of whitebait in New Zealand to date.

Plans / Projects 13 Jun 2017

Water and wastewater price changes

From 1 July 2017, water prices will increase by 2.5 percent and wastewater services will increase by 3.3 percent on average. The Infrastructure Growth Charge will increase by 3 percent.

Educational 7 Jun 2017

Look out for tuber ladder fern

It may look like a harmless native fern, but tuber ladder fern can take over your garden, crowding out other plants.

Events61 Results

25 Jan 2024 - 30 Apr 2024

Remembering Jacqui Geux Exhibition

This pop-up exhibition invites visitors to gain a new appreciation for the wildlife of Aotearoa f...

16 Apr 2024

Blake NZ-VR Experience at Pakuranga Library

Experience underwater New Zealand through virtual reality!

16 Apr 2024

Climate Sticker Making

In this fun and creative after school activity, bring your kids to make climate action stickers a...

16 Apr 2024

Ranger guided walk - Centennial Park

Learn about the unique flora and fauna of the forest and stream habitat found within the reserve...

16 Apr 2024

Tea & Topics April 2024 - Polynator Kaiways Project

PK focuses on spray-free environments that offer food, water, and shelter for our essential polli...

16 Apr 2024

Wiser About Waste with Wastewise 101

Wastewise 101 will give you an overview of Auckland’s current waste issue and highlight ways that...

17 Apr 2024

DIY In-Ground Worm Farms

Learn how to turn your organic matter into compost with them.

17 Apr 2024

Secrets of the Sea with Auckland Zoo

Calling all beach-goers, picnickers, snorkelers and shell-collectors!