Protecting Auckland's environment
Crayfish numbers at record lows
Crayfish (rock lobster) numbers have dropped to record lows in marine reserves at Leigh and Tawharanui.
Auckland Council praises residents' support for recycling
Following New Zealand’s largest recycling rollout, Auckland Council wants to say a big thank you to residents in Auckland’s north and west suburbs.
Giant egg-shaped air vent takes shape on Great North Road
A giant ventilation stack to remove exhaust emissions from inside the Waterview Connection tunnels is starting to take shape on Great North Road.
City Rail Link receives sustainability rating
The City Rail Link has been awarded a ‘Leading’ Infrastructure Sustainability Design rating by the Infrastructure Sustainability Council of Australia.
Meet waste champion Winnie Lenihan
Take a look at a day in the life of a WasteWise Advisor – and learn some of Winnie's tips for doing your bit.
Young Aucklander champions plastic-free kaupapa
17-year-old plastic-conscious blogger Ariana Brunet shares her thoughts on refusing plastic.
Marae zero waste initiative blossoms
A waste reduction programme is well on the way to creating centres of excellence in zero waste across Tamaki Makaurau (Auckland).
Relentless Hauraki Gulf advocate wins 2016 Holdaway Award
Author Raewyn Peart has been announced the winner of the 2016 Holdaway Award for leadership in and around the Hauraki Gulf Marine Park.
Native Plant Nursery Workshop
The seeds you nurture will be used in stream restoration projects in the local area.
Waiheke Community Resource Recovery Park TOUR – EcoFest
See waste reduction in action, and learn how to reduce your waste.
Join us for a packed programme of events, activities, installations, and workshops for people of all ages and stages of their sustainability journey.
Sustainable Food Garden: Online Course
The course takes up to six weeks to complete, although it is completely self-paced.
SWITCH UP: Sustainable Solutions
Get ready to take on the challenge with MOTAT and switch up your thinking to improve our environment.
Introduction to Plant Pests - Selfs Park
Learn more about how to identify and control weeds in your local park or backyard.
Eskdale Restoration Day - EcoFest
Learn, make friends, care for the earth, and explore nature.
Bokashi and Composting Workshop
Discover how easy it is to compost with bokashi and composting bins.