Protecting Auckland's environment
Plant helps protect Waikato River
A $128million upgrade to the Pukekohe wastewater treatment plant positions the area for further growth, Franklin Ward Auckland Councillor Andy Baker says.
Howick members watch reservoir take shape
A new water reservoir being built at Redoubt Road will add millions of litres of capacity to the city's supply.
Marty 'nose' the importance of island biosecurity
While working the waterfront in the early hours of Sunday morning, Marty the English Springer’s nose began to twitch, and he knew something was amiss.
Plant assessment gives direction to council conservation
For the first time, Auckland Council has led an assessment of the threat status of vascular plants in the region using the New Zealand Threat Classification System. It’s a comprehensive look at the population size and trends of native species as well as identifying some of the key pressures facing them.
Troops needed for war on moth plant
Moth plant is a pest that is taking hold across the city.
Get on board – waste-wise tips for boaties
Auckland Council is appealing to boaties and leisure craft users to be waste-wise on the water this summer to conserve our oceans and coastlines.
Waste and litter-busting tips for summer
To keep our public spaces beautiful, Auckland Council is encouraging everyone to put litter in its place while out and about.
Public holiday rubbish and recycling collection reminder
Over the holiday season, rubbish, recycling and food scraps collections will be one day later than usual after a public holiday - with some exceptions.
Team Up 2 Clean Up
This is a fantastic way to get out of that same-old-same-old routine, and meet new people.
Milford Beach Clean Up
Picking up rubbish for a couple of hours might not sound fun, but we always have a great time, and you can't beat that feeling of knowing you've made a tangible difference.
Ambury Regional Park Planting Day
Bring your family and friends to help plant trees and keep Auckland green.
Traditional Māori Medicine: Rongoā Māori with Ngahere
These workshops will focus on customary Māori treatments and practices to restore our health and wellbeing.
New Residents Pot Luck Pub Quiz
A fabulous winter warm-up with delicious dishes, fun activities and on the spot prizes.
Eye on Nature Wearable Arts Fashion Show 2023
Witness the talent of Auckland's most promising young designers and master up-cyclers as their creations grace the catwalk.
Tree Benefits Workshop
The attendees will be able to discover more about the wide range of environmental services and benefits that trees provide in our daily lives.