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Environment 29 Jan 2016

Zoo tales – devil’s in the detail!

This week on Zoo Tales, Auckland Zoo carnivore keeper tells us why she loves the little (Tasmanian) devils.

Business / Economy 26 Jan 2016

Rewarding year for council’s geospatial team

Nathan Heazlewood, Programme Manager for Auckland Council’s Geospatial Future Mode of Operations Programme, explains the hard work and challenges behind three impressive team awards in 2015.

Business / Economy 26 Jan 2016

Unlocking Auckland’s transport network

Mayor Len Brown explains how the City Rail Link will revolutionise Auckland.

Environment 22 Jan 2016

Tau fly found in Manurewa

The Ministry for Primary Industries (MPI) is investigating a find of a single Tau fly in a surveillance trap in the Auckland suburb of Manurewa.

Business / Economy 21 Jan 2016

Opinion: City Rail Link will transform Auckland’s economy

Auckland Mayor Len Brown discusses how the City Rail Link will transform Auckland.

Educational 20 Jan 2016

Auckland Zoo welcomes rare red panda cubs

Auckland Zoo is celebrating the arrival of two Nepalese red panda cubs

Environment 19 Jan 2016

New recycling drop-off points for Franklin

Auckland Council has finalised arrangements for two new recycling drop-off points for Franklin residents, open for business this month.

Environment 19 Jan 2016

Rare parakeet chicks hatch at Auckland Zoo

Auckland Zoo’s orange-fronted parakeet pair have hatched five little chicks and they're growing up fast.

Events45 Results

03 Oct 2022 - 15 Oct 2022

Estuary Arts Centre School Holiday Fun

Be inspired by a fun and engaging art programme themed around Nature. Try your hand at sculpting or eco-dying, printmaking, clay and mixed media.

01 Oct 2022 - 16 Oct 2022

Eye on Nature Creative Arts

A dedicated exhibition at the Auckland Botanic Gardens.

01 Oct 2022 - 16 Oct 2022

PROJECT: Reclaim

With huge range of activities across both MOTAT sites, Project: Reclaim is a fun an exciting way to learn all about sustainability.

01 Oct 2022 - 30 Oct 2022

October Composting Workshops

This free workshop offers an introduction to composting with bokashi bins, worm farms and cold composting bins.

01 Oct 2022 - 31 Mar 2023

SWITCH UP: Sustainable Solutions

Get ready to take on the challenge with MOTAT and switch up your thinking to improve our environment.

24 Sep 2022 - 04 Dec 2022

Elizabeth Thomson: Cellular Memory

A breath-taking exhibition on art by Elizabeth Thomson.

08 Oct 2022

Open Air Photography Workshop

Rajeev, a local photographer and educator, will be hosting a 2-hour workshop, every month at Myers Park.

08 Oct 2022

Smiths Bush East working bee

Bring your own gardening tools and gloves to help the locals in weeding.