Protecting Auckland's environment
On 16 November, the Auckland Unitary Plan rules requiring livestock on many rural properties, to be kept out of streams, rivers, wetlands and lakes in the Auckland region came into effect, five years after the Unitary Plan became operative.
An innovative project growing native plants for large scale restoration projects in the Upper Harbour Local Board area was a finalist in the Auckland Mayoral Conservation Awards.
An ambitious $1 billion climate action package to reduce carbon emissions and deliver more buses, ferries, cycling and walking and urban tree canopy is the signature policy in Mayor Phil Goff’s proposal for Auckland Council’s Annual Budget 2022/23, released today, 1 December 2021.
An immersive public art trail is surfacing in Tāmaki Makaurau.
Lightboxes glow, the Earth speaks and the voices of Tāmaki Makaurau's young people guide you through this exhibition.
Join one of these online and composting Zoom workshops and events during January.
Come along and make your mark in this significant ecological area.
It's fun, free and a great way to enjoy the summer months by bike.
Celebrating #WorldWetlandsDay on 2 February with a guided walk of one of the wetland jewels in Kaipātiki's crown.
A bat-detection evening with a drop-in session at Shepherd's Park.