Protecting Auckland's environment
Motorway truck fire: advice for neighbouring residents
Auckland Council’s Environmental Health specialists have spent the day visiting properties affected by this morning’s (Wednesday 8 March) truck fire on the southern motorway and have some advice for residents.
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.
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.
Waipapa Stream Restoration, Parnell - with Kaipātiki Project
Spread the word and invite your friends to join us on this meaningful journey towards a greener future.
Free Guided Rides - Westgate
Bring a picnic, or grab a coffee and have a play.
New Lynn Repair Café
Bring your broken or damaged items and local volunteers will fix them for you at no charge.
Mutukāroa / Hamlins Hill Regional Park Planting Day
Bring your family and friends to help plant trees and keep Auckland green.
Red Hill Pest-Free Morning Tea
Join us for a Red Hill Pest-Free Morning Tea hosted by the Beautification Trust to learn about how to keep your home free from pesky rodents! We'll be serving free morning tea f...