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

07 Jul 2022

Love Food Hate Waste – Cooking Creatively With Most Wasted Foods – Bread & Fruit

Learn about effective food storage and handy tips of reducing food waste, meal planning and buying food.

09 Jul 2022

Community Planting Day – Ōrewa Estuary

Help get more native plants in the ground.

09 Jul 2022

Planting Day – Ōrewa Estuary

Come and lend a hand, and help create more habitat for our unique native flora and fauna.

09 Jul 2022 - 17 Jul 2022

Community Planting – Karaka Cove

Auckland Council, Hibiscus and Bays Local Board and Forest and Bird are holding a public planting day.

09 Jul 2022 - 10 Dec 2022

Volunteering and Learning Series: Te Ara Awataha

Transform a once neglected urban stream area into an abundant and biodiverse natural reserve.

02 Jul 2022 - 14 Jul 2022

July Composting Workshops

Learn how to compost with compost bins, bokashi bins and worm farms.

10 Jul 2022

Matariki Community Planting Day

Help the Mahurangi Land Restoration Programme plant some native plants.

10 Jul 2022 - 17 Jul 2022

Ambury Regional Park Planting Day

Bring your family and friends to help plant trees and keep Auckland green.