Protecting Auckland's environment

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Transport 24 Nov 2015

Five years of progress in Franklin

Franklin Local Board has taken the bull by the horns and delivered some great local wins in its first five years.

Environment 24 Nov 2015

Council’s commitment to energy savings

Auckland Council has announced a commitment to improve the way it uses energy, as part of a three-year partnership with the Energy Efficiency and Conservation Authority (EECA).

Environment 17 Nov 2015

Awards open to Auckland farmers

Auckland Council has partnered with the New Zealand Farm Environment Trust, so that the region’s farmers and horticulturists are eligible to enter the 2016 Ballance Farm Environment Awards – with entries open until 31 October.

Environment 17 Nov 2015

Maungakiekie/One Tree Hill planting symbol of new Auckland

A tree will soon again stand on the tihi (summit) of Maungakiekie/One Tree Hill.

Beaches 17 Nov 2015

Auckland scorecard up 19 per cent

Aucklanders are enjoying better public transport, higher incomes, are better educated and have cleaner beaches.

Environment 2 Nov 2015

Council to help with illegal dumping 'hot spot'

Auckland Council is offering to help a private landowner in efforts to deter future dumping at an illegal dumping ‘hot spot’ in Robertson Rd, Mangere.

Environment 30 Oct 2015

Zoo Tales: A very tired turtle

Auckland Zoo's vets care for a sea turtle that washed up on 90 Mile Beach – tired, hungry and dehydrated.

Beaches 29 Oct 2015

Government urged to protect our marine environment

On October 29 Auckland Council approved its submission to the government on the areas proposed to be offered for petroleum exploration permit applications in 2016.

Events37 Results

03 Jul 2022 - 07 Aug 2022

Tāwharanui Regional Park Planting Day

Help rangers and volunteers plant the trees raised by Tāwharanui Open Sanctuary Society Inc.

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.

21 Jun 2022 - 16 Jul 2022

Matariki Festival 2022

An exciting line-up of more than 85 events region wide.

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.

05 Jul 2022 - 20 Jul 2022

Plastic Free July: Cookie Mix in a Jar Workshop

Join the Auckland Council WasteWise Advisors at a library near you for some school holiday fun.

06 Jul 2022

Matariki ki Papakura – Kete Waikawa Workshop

Nau mai haere mai to a special harakeke (flax) weaving workshop.

07 Jul 2022

DIY Bokashi Buckets and Zing

Make an upcycled bokashi bin for your food scraps.