Protecting Auckland's environment

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Rates 19 Feb 2016

Council to refund inorganic collection charge to some households

Auckland Council will provide a refund of $22.77 to 230,000 households that will not receive its inorganic collection service within the current 2015/2016 financial year (ending 30 June 2016).

Environment 19 Feb 2016

Help clean-up Manukau Harbour

Sustainable Coastlines needs your help in raising awareness of the condition of the Manukau - with a desire to return the harbour to a pristine state.

Business / Economy 18 Feb 2016

Auckland in the world’s top 20 most dynamic cities

Auckland has been recognised globally as a city on the move, being named for the first time in JLL’s top 20 City Momentum Index.

Environment 18 Feb 2016

Upgrading your home heating still voluntary in 2016 

If you’ve been told that you have to replace your fireplace or wood burner for the winter of 2016, you don’t. There is currently no ban on the use of open fireplaces or wood burners in Auckland.

Environment 17 Feb 2016

First pickups for inorganic service

The first bookings have been made and the first pickups are scheduled across Auckland neighbourhoods to continue throughout the week (15-19 February).

Development 15 Feb 2016

A transport revolution is underway

Preliminary work for Auckland’s largest infrastructure project, the City Rail Link (CRL) is now well underway.

Business / Economy 12 Feb 2016

Progress on study into Auckland's port

Dr Rick Boven, Independent Chair of the Port Future Study, talks about the study’s progress and what is coming up in 2016.

Environment 5 Feb 2016

Zoo tales: Surprise parakeet chicks!

When a pair of (supposedly) non-breeding orange-fronted parakeets moved to Auckland Zoo a few months ago, no one was more ecstatic than bird-keeper Emma when five chicks hatched!

Events37 Results

03 Jul 2022 - 07 Aug 2022

Tāwharanui Regional Park Planting Day

Help rangers and volunteers plant the trees raised by Tāwharanui Open Sanctuary Society Inc.

02 Jul 2022 - 27 Aug 2022

EAA16: Estuary Art and Ecology Award 2022

The only contemporary art award in Aotearoa New Zealand with ecology at its core.

21 Jun 2022 - 16 Jul 2022

Matariki Festival 2022

An exciting line-up of more than 85 events region wide.

11 Jun 2022 - 10 Aug 2022

Ecotones

Sonja Drake shares exquisite watercolours of Wairau Creek and the Mairangi Bay waterways.

26 Apr 2022 - 03 Sep 2022

Islands of the Hauraki Gulf / Ngā Pōito-o-Te Kupenga O Taramainuku

This free exhibition explores the Hauraki Gulf islands through rare books, maps, manuscripts, photographs and oral histories.

05 Jul 2022 - 20 Jul 2022

Plastic Free July: Cookie Mix in a Jar Workshop

Join the Auckland Council WasteWise Advisors at a library near you for some school holiday fun.

06 Jul 2022

Matariki ki Papakura – Kete Waikawa Workshop

Nau mai haere mai to a special harakeke (flax) weaving workshop.

07 Jul 2022

DIY Bokashi Buckets and Zing

Make an upcycled bokashi bin for your food scraps.