Protecting Auckland's environment

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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.

Environment 31 Mar 2016

Fighting the war on Waitākere weeds

Waitākere Ranges Local Board is continuing to carry out its weed management plan, and has declared climbing asparagus ‘enemy number one’.

Environment 31 Mar 2016

Auckland: Where Brown is green

Livability means sustainability is high on Auckland’s agenda with the recent appointment of a Chief Sustainability Officer among other initiatives.

Environment 31 Mar 2016

Get involved in a community programme

Did you know Auckland Council has a number of great environmental programmes available in your local community?

Environment 31 Mar 2016

Waste-free warrior coming to town

Auckland families will soon have the chance to get tips from a waste-free parenting warrior, with workshops happening in locations around the region.

Community 29 Mar 2016

Future looks bright for Mascot Ave

Works have commenced on a community trail and improvements to Mascot Avenue.

Environment 29 Mar 2016

Matakana Valley Road now sealed

Councillor Penny Webster on the sealing of Matakana Valley Road.

Environment 26 Mar 2016

Caring for streams and coast in Albert-Eden

The Albert-Eden Local Board area has the least public open space per capita in Auckland, and is one of the most heavily developed areas in the region.

Events30 Results

08 Aug 2022

Pest Plant Hit Squad

Join this pest plant hit squad.

06 Aug 2022 - 27 Aug 2022

August Composting Workshops

Learn how to compost with compost bins, bokashi bins and worm farms.

02 Jul 2022 - 27 Aug 2022

EAA16: Estuary Art and Ecology Award 2022

The only contemporary art award in Aotearoa New Zealand with ecology at its core.

11 Jun 2022 - 10 Aug 2022

Ecotones

Sonja Drake shares exquisite watercolours of Wairau Creek and the Mairangi Bay waterways.

26 Apr 2022 - 03 Sep 2022

Islands of the Hauraki Gulf / Ngā Pōito-o-Te Kupenga O Taramainuku

This free exhibition explores the Hauraki Gulf islands through rare books, maps, manuscripts, photographs and oral histories.

19 Jul 2022 - 13 Aug 2022

Timatanga Community School presents Trash to Arts

New and exciting ways to turn household rubbish into playful, original and beautiful works of art.

11 Aug 2022

Environmental Network Meeting

Learn how to grow native plants from seed for your backyard.

11 Aug 2022 - 14 Aug 2022

Team Up 2 Clean Up

Make a difference to our community and environment.