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.
Team Up 2 Clean Up
This is a fantastic way to get out of that same-old-same-old routine, and meet new people.
Milford Beach Clean Up
Picking up rubbish for a couple of hours might not sound fun, but we always have a great time, and you can't beat that feeling of knowing you've made a tangible difference.
Ambury Regional Park Planting Day
Bring your family and friends to help plant trees and keep Auckland green.
Traditional Māori Medicine: Rongoā Māori with Ngahere
These workshops will focus on customary Māori treatments and practices to restore our health and wellbeing.
New Residents Pot Luck Pub Quiz
A fabulous winter warm-up with delicious dishes, fun activities and on the spot prizes.
Eye on Nature Wearable Arts Fashion Show 2023
Witness the talent of Auckland's most promising young designers and master up-cyclers as their creations grace the catwalk.
Tree Benefits Workshop
The attendees will be able to discover more about the wide range of environmental services and benefits that trees provide in our daily lives.