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Environment 24 Nov 2015

Port Future Study consultants appointed

A group of independent consultants has been chosen to identify and evaluate options for the long-term future of Auckland’s port.

Beaches 24 Nov 2015

Auckland swimming beaches among safest in world

Auckland Council’s water quality monitoring programme, Safeswim, begins for the season.

Parks / Outdoors 24 Nov 2015

Photo gallery: Waikumete wildflowers

Throughout historic Waikumete Cemetery, summer wildflowers bloom.

Environment 24 Nov 2015

Clean record at Westhaven Marina 

Westhaven Marina has been re-certified under the Clean Marina programme.

Community 24 Nov 2015

Winning the battle against graffiti vandalism   

Incidents of tagging have reduced since the council's graffiti vandalism prevention service was set up.

Transport 24 Nov 2015

Five years of progress in Franklin

Franklin Local Board has taken the bull by the horns and delivered some great local wins in its first five years.

Environment 24 Nov 2015

Council’s commitment to energy savings

Auckland Council has announced a commitment to improve the way it uses energy, as part of a three-year partnership with the Energy Efficiency and Conservation Authority (EECA).

Environment 17 Nov 2015

Awards open to Auckland farmers

Auckland Council has partnered with the New Zealand Farm Environment Trust, so that the region’s farmers and horticulturists are eligible to enter the 2016 Ballance Farm Environment Awards – with entries open until 31 October.

Events66 Results

16 Apr 2024

Blake NZ-VR Experience at Pakuranga Library

Experience underwater New Zealand through virtual reality!

16 Apr 2024

Climate Sticker Making

In this fun and creative after school activity, bring your kids to make climate action stickers a...

16 Apr 2024

Ranger guided walk - Centennial Park

Learn about the unique flora and fauna of the forest and stream habitat found within the reserve...

16 Apr 2024

Tea & Topics April 2024 - Polynator Kaiways Project

PK focuses on spray-free environments that offer food, water, and shelter for our essential polli...

16 Apr 2024

Wiser About Waste with Wastewise 101

Wastewise 101 will give you an overview of Auckland’s current waste issue and highlight ways that...

17 Apr 2024

DIY In-Ground Worm Farms

Learn how to turn your organic matter into compost with them.

17 Apr 2024

Secrets of the Sea with Auckland Zoo

Calling all beach-goers, picnickers, snorkelers and shell-collectors!

17 Apr 2024 - 18 Apr 2024

Adventure into Nature - School holiday programme

Develop outdoor skills to give your child the knowledge & experience to make the most of the grea...