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

20 Aug 2022

Stanley Point Clean Up

Grab a rubbish bag and help clean up Stanley Bay.

20 Aug 2022

Tiritiri Matangi Island: Author Talk with Anne Rimmer

Hear author and scientist Anne Rimmer discuss the books she has written.

20 Aug 2022

Tree Planting Day: Gift-a-Tree

A festive day in Eskdale Reserve to plant over 400 trees.

20 Aug 2022 - 15 Oct 2022

Kids and Bees Educational Class

Step inside the magic of a beehive and learn all about what makes our incredible bees so special.

21 Aug 2022

Nature Play – Myers Park

Connecting kids and families to nature through exploring local parks and school grounds.

27 Aug 2022

Re:generate Fashion Market Te Atatū Peninsula

Fifty stalls of quality pre-loved fashion and accessories.

27 Aug 2022

SW4CA Workshop #19: Songwriting & Kaitiakitanga w. Jean Yern

Conversations, learning, songwriting exercises and sharing.

03 Sep 2022

Te Ara Tahuna Ōrewa Estuary Bike Tour

A free guided ecological bike tour around the beautiful Ōrewa estuary.