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Development 8 Apr 2016

Māori urban design expert joins the council

This week Auckland Council welcomed new staff member Phil Wihongi. Phil joins the council as the Mana Whenua Urban Design Principal Specialist for the Auckland Design Office. OurAuckland caught up with Phil to find out about his background and what the role entails.

Environment 8 Apr 2016

Hunua 1080 caution period lifted

Hunua caution period lifted

Beaches 7 Apr 2016

Change to dog access on Waiheke protects endangered penguins

Restrictions to dog off-leash areas aim to protect the Little Blue Penguin.

Environment 6 Apr 2016

Natural habitat to benefit from Stanmore Bay project

An underground stream in Stanmore Bay is to see daylight again, and offer improved recreational use, thanks to a partnership between Auckland Council and a housing developer.

Community 6 Apr 2016

Road sealing begins in Rodney

Road sealing has begun on Takatu Road in Rodney courtesy of Auckland Transport.

Community 5 Apr 2016

Stormy weather brings out our defences

On Wednesday 23 March more than 100,000 people viewed the OurAuckland website and metservice.com to get up to date information about a predicted storm and its impact on Auckland.

Environment 1 Apr 2016

Drop off the grid on Great Barrier

Registrations are now open for Great Barrier Local Board’s Off the Grid event, which takes place from 12 to 15 May.

Events44 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.