Protecting Auckland's environment

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Environment 14 Apr 2022

Update on Ōrewa’s coastal defences

Each area of the Ōrewa coastline faces its own challenges and the council’s response to managing these challenges will be tailored to suit.

Environment 11 Apr 2022

An end to dumping at Van Dammes

Steps are being taken to stop illegal dumping at Van Dammes Lagoon in Mount Wellington.

Environment 11 Apr 2022

Be storm ready this winter

Recent storm events that bought flash flooding to the Auckland region are a timely reminder that the likelihood is high of more of these events occurring as we move towards winter.

Community 6 Apr 2022

Weed amnesty a must for Waiheke

Waiheke is a network of reserves and treasured greenspaces, but the threat from invasive plant species is constant and the community is being called on to help.

Environment 29 Mar 2022

Responding to the water-related impacts of climate change

Auckland Council is developing a 100-year adaptive policy to address how we respond to hazards caused by too much water

Environment 23 Mar 2022

Māngere's swarming midge fly problem gone

The pesky midge fly population on the Māngere foreshore is at its lowest ever, thanks to the innovation of a Watercare environmental scientist determined to reduce chemicals in pest control.

Environment 18 Mar 2022

Predator Free Franklin turning hunters into hunted

Franklin Local Board Chair Andy Baker, says what started out as a few committed people catching possums, has snowballed into a movement that stretches across the board area.

Events49 Results

04 Jun 2022

Recycled City – Northcote

Let's get crafty. Ever wanted to build your own little tiny city?

04 Jun 2022

World Environment Day Pop Up

Celebrate World Environment Day at Takapuna Library.

05 Jun 2022

Coastie Clean Up

A free community event to clean up the Hibiscus Coast on World Environment Day.

05 Jun 2022 - 11 Jun 2022

Tapapakanga Regional Park Planting Day

Bring your family and friends to help plant trees and keep Auckland green.

05 Jun 2022 - 07 Aug 2022

Tāwharanui Regional Park Planting Day

Help rangers and volunteers plant the trees raised by Tāwharanui Open Sanctuary Society Inc.

09 Jun 2022

DIY Bokashi Buckets & Zing

Make and leave with an upcycled Bokashi Bin for your food scraps.

11 Jun 2022

CR E-Day St Matthew-in-the-City

A free e-waste drop off day for CBD residents.

11 Jun 2022

Re:generate Fashion Market

Over 50 stalls of quality preloved fashion and accessories.