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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

22 May 2022

Love Our Wetlands Community Planting Sunday

Join us for a planting day to help restore Rangihoua wetland.

22 May 2022

Whau River Clean Up Regatta 2022

Providing community and family fun for everyone, while also making our communities greener and cleaner.

25 May 2022

Lake Pupuke Puriri Forest Community Hui

Help plan for the future restoration of the park's critically endangered forest ecosystem.

28 May 2022

Enchanted Garden: Māngere Edition

A magical display of 500 fluorescent flowers, coming to Mangere Bridge Village for one night only.

28 May 2022

Foraging for Immune-Boosting Foods

Join registered naturopath Paloma Velásquez for health-boosting ideas.

28 May 2022

Free Kauri Protection Workshop

This workshop is perfect for reserve volunteers who want to safely continue to work in areas with kauri.

28 May 2022

Hosking Reserve Community Planting

Plant native trees and shrubs to restore the whenua in Lucas Heights.

28 May 2022

Vegan Living Talk

Hear about the positive impact of being vegan for your health and the environment.