Protecting Auckland's environment
Meet food waste champion Maile Uluave
For Tongan-born Maile, surplus food is a way to bring the community together.
Safer spaces on the way for Auckland's ancestral mountains
Pedestrian-only areas at the tihi (summits) of five tūpuna maunga (ancestral mountains) will be introduced in 2017.
10 top tips to tackle leftovers
Don't leave those leftovers lurking in your fridge! Check out some of our savvy ways to make sure everything gets eaten.
AUT students make the most of food waste
Auckland Council has been working with the talented students at the AUT catering school to inspire Aucklanders to love their leftovers in a bid to reduce food waste.
Seven ways you can save water
Aucklanders are the most efficient water users in the country, but there are still things we can do to bring usage down further.
Hunua recycling pioneers pave the way for service
As fortnightly roadside recycling begins in Franklin, we reflect on the Hunua residents who have been leading the way in recycling for almost 30 years.
West Auckland reserve wins World Architecture Festival award
Kopupaka Reserve in Westgate has been awarded Landscape of the Year Winner 2016. Designed by Isthmus Group, Kopupaka Reserve is situated in the emerging Westgate metropolitan centre in the Henderson-Massey Local Board area.
Collaboration aims to turn the tide on Hauraki Gulf degradation
The Hauraki Gulf plays a significant role in the lives of Aucklanders and forms a significant part of the region’s identity.
Arbor Day - Tree Benefit Cards
The Tree Benefit Cards have been developed to show the environmental service benefits that trees can provide.
Eskdale Restoration Champions with Kaipātiki Project
Become a champion for our environment and make a real difference in preserving this beautiful ecological area.
Manurewa Guided Walks
Get introduced to safe walking routes through the community and gentle nature paths to enjoy with loved ones.
Beach clean up for World Ocean Day
Let's celebrate World Ocean Day together with a beach clean.
Manurewa Repair Café
Bring along your broken household goods and sit with a volunteer and see how they can help you repair and save it from landfill.
Nimrod Reserve Planting Day - Upper Harbour
Let's make a difference and contribute to the beautification of Nimrod Reserve.
Visy Open Day
Take a tour of the Visy Recycling site in Onehunga and learn more about kerbside recycling.
Free Guided Rides - Glen Innes
Try the brand new Te Ara ki Uta ki Tai cycle connection.