Protecting Auckland's environment
Auckland recognised for climate leadership
Auckland has been chosen as a finalist in two categories in the prestigious C40 Cities Awards, standing alongside cities such as Milan, San Francisco, Hong Kong and New York.
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.
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.
Waipapa Stream Restoration, Parnell - with Kaipātiki Project
Spread the word and invite your friends to join us on this meaningful journey towards a greener future.
Free Guided Rides - Westgate
Bring a picnic, or grab a coffee and have a play.
New Lynn Repair Café
Bring your broken or damaged items and local volunteers will fix them for you at no charge.
Mutukāroa / Hamlins Hill Regional Park Planting Day
Bring your family and friends to help plant trees and keep Auckland green.
Red Hill Pest-Free Morning Tea
Join us for a Red Hill Pest-Free Morning Tea hosted by the Beautification Trust to learn about how to keep your home free from pesky rodents! We'll be serving free morning tea f...