Protecting Auckland's environment
A new look for Tidy Kiwi
New Zealand's much loved anti-littering character is undergoing a makeover and so far 15,000 students are taking part.
Recognising environmental champions of the west
Show your appreciation for a group or individual volunteering in the Waitākere Ranges.
How many times can it be recycled?
Some materials can only be recycled a certain number of times before they have to go to landfill – find out which ones.
New Progress Snapshot boosts council’s transparency
New initiative offers performance 'shapshot' at a glance.
Join the war on weeds: Climbing asparagus
Climbing asparagus is fast becoming one of Auckland’s nastiest weeds, and it could be in your back yard.
New inorganic service helping in our communities
A social enterprise is working with Auckland Council's inorganic collection to provide appliances for those in need.
Watch: Recycling myths busted
Confused about what you should be recycling? Watch the NZ Herald's interview with Auckland Council's Parul Sood to get the lowdown.
Hunua Project scoops top environmental award
Protecting the treasured Hunua Ranges recognised at Local Government Awards.
McKenzie Reserve Working Bee – EcoFest
Come and learn how you could also start a local native reserve in your community by working with your local board and council.
Neighbours Past Story Walk with Tanya Batt – EcoFest
The walk will end at the Awaawaroa Eco Village with shared kai catered by La Dolce Vita Italian Kitchen.
Team Up 2 Clean Up
If you’d like to contribute positively to our local environment alongside other friendly locals, please register your place!
Sandy Sunday Whānau Fun
Use the natural resources around to make a creative masterpiece.
Native Plant Nursery Workshop
The seeds you nurture will be used in stream restoration projects in the local area.
Waiheke Community Resource Recovery Park TOUR – EcoFest
See waste reduction in action, and learn how to reduce your waste.