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Waste 14 Feb 2022

Love food, hate waste? Apply for a grant today

Are you passionate about food and sustainability? Do you have a great initiative on how to reduce food waste in Auckland?

Environment 4 Feb 2022

Protecting the Hauraki Gulf

Help us protect the Hauraki Gulf now and for future generations.

Conservation 26 Jan 2022

EDWard and his dotterel mates tagged for research

Two pairs of Northern New Zealand dotterels have taken up residence at Wynyard Point on land formerly occupied by the old tank farm, a site they’ve judged a prime nesting habitat.

Environment 25 Jan 2022

Plan being developed to guide management of coastal hazards at Little Shoal Bay

Your input wanted on plan to guide management of coastal hazards at Wai Manawa / Little Shoal Bay Reserve.

Waste 11 Jan 2022

Zero waste innovators get funding boost

More than thirty organisations and businesses are receiving a boost in funding from Auckland Council’s Waste Minimisation Innovation Fund

Christmas 21 Dec 2021

Five ways to recycle your Christmas tree

What's the right way to throw out your Christmas tree?

Climate action 16 Dec 2021

Auckland Council supports delivery partner to reduce inner-city emissions

Auckland Council is supporting its delivery partner, Urgent Couriers, in its bid to cut inner-city emissions. The certified carbon zero courier company is aiming to take 40 to 50 tonnes of carbon emissions a year out of inner-city Auckland by replacing its city fleet of cars with electric cargo bikes.   Auckland Council General Manager Corporate Support Services Robert Irvine says the council is providing them with parking and charging stations in the basement of Te Wharau o Tāmaki Auckland House.

Community 14 Dec 2021

Wanted: Waterways to fence off

With more than 65 kilometres of rural waterway fencing behind it, Auckland Council’s Waterway Protection Fund is seeking new projects in Franklin and Papakura, with applications open from 8 February to 18 March.

Events43 Results

21 May 2022

CR E-Day Green Bay

Drop off your unwanted electronic products during this drive-thru event.

21 May 2022

CR E-Day Penrose

Drop off your unwanted electronic products during this drive-thru event.

21 May 2022

Nature Play Myers Park

Free play-based sensory experience, crafting and nature education.

21 May 2022

Sustainable Market

South Auckland's unique sustainable monthly market based in Papakura.

21 May 2022

Tahuna Torea Kayak Day

Celebrate World Fish Migration Day with a free guided kayak, wetland walk and weaving workshop.

21 May 2022 - 28 May 2022

May Composting Workshops

Learn how to compost with compost bins, bokashi bins and worm farms.

21 May 2022 - 29 May 2022

Hunua Ranges Regional Park – Hunua Falls Planting Day

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

21 May 2022 - 31 May 2022

Eskdale Restoration Champions

Make a difference alongside a community of friendly volunteers and a knowledgeable team leader.