Protecting Auckland's environment

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Environment 21 Dec 2015

Zoo tales: Release the skinks!

This week on Zoo Tales, Auckland Zoo travels to Rotoroa Island to release 80 shore skinks.

Environment 17 Dec 2015

Oma rāpeti! Protecting our maunga from pests

The Tūpuna Maunga (ancestral mountains) or volcanic cones represent some of the most significant cultural, archaeological and geological places in Auckland.

Environment 11 Dec 2015

Macleans College students win environment award

Howick Local Board, in association with the council's Local Parks South, applaud the Maclean’s College Enviro Group for being the overall winner of the Ros Nicholson Award for Native Ecology.

Rates 11 Dec 2015

Ask Auckland Council – but not about everything!

If in doubt, ask Auckland Council. That seems to be the thought of many Aucklanders who, when they’re in an unusual or sticky situation, believe the council will have the answer.

Environment 11 Dec 2015

Community recycling centre planned for Albert-Eden

A site in the Albert-Eden Local Board area is to be a new resource recovery facility.

Environment 9 Dec 2015

Weed-killing beetles on a mission

Nearly 400 beetles were released into a Birkenhead reserve this week with one mission.

Environment 7 Dec 2015

Auckland free of Queensland fruit fly

MPI has confirmed that Auckland is now free of the Queensland fruit fly.

Community 1 Dec 2015

Flaxing lyrical about Pā harakeke

A project that weaves together traditional practices and environmental benefits is under way at Walmer Reserve in Point Chevalier.

Events32 Results

13 Aug 2022

Re:generate Fashion Market Mount Albert

Thirty stalls of quality pre-loved fashion and accessories.

13 Aug 2022

Tūpuna Maunga Community Planting Days

Help to restore native vegetation and habitat for native wildlife at these planting days.

13 Aug 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.

14 Aug 2022

Love Our Wetlands Community Planting Sunday at Rangihoua

Join us for a planting day to help restore Rangihoua wetland.

14 Aug 2022

SW4CA Showcase @ Uxbridge

A free live music showcase from a talented group of Auckland singer-songwriters.

19 Aug 2022 - 20 Aug 2022

Waste-Ed Parenting

Learn about modern cloth nappies and how they're far easier to incorporate into a modern lifestyle.

20 Aug 2022

Kahika Point Reserve Community Planting Day

A fun community planting day at Kahika Point Reserve.

20 Aug 2022

Once Upon a Day at Epsom Library

Bokashi, dumpling-making demonstration, toy stories, music, and spoken word performance by our talented locals.