Protecting Auckland's environment
Community recycling centre planned for Albert-Eden
A site in the Albert-Eden Local Board area is to be a new resource recovery facility.
Weed-killing beetles on a mission
Nearly 400 beetles were released into a Birkenhead reserve this week with one mission.
Auckland free of Queensland fruit fly
MPI has confirmed that Auckland is now free of the Queensland fruit fly.
Flaxing lyrical about Pā harakeke
A project that weaves together traditional practices and environmental benefits is under way at Walmer Reserve in Point Chevalier.
Parks go smokefree in Upper Harbour
Upper Harbour Local Board has moved to make its 10 most popular local parks and reserves smokefree.
Pilot of all-access restrooms in council offices planned
As a way of acknowledging the diversity of Auckland Council's staff and visitors and their individual needs, the council is looking into a pilot programme to introduce ‘all-access’ restrooms.
Preparing Auckland for rising sea levels
The Parliamentary Commissioner for the Environment has released a report on sea level rise, with recommendations for an overhaul of the way New Zealand is preparing for the impacts of climate change.
Port Future Study consultants appointed
A group of independent consultants has been chosen to identify and evaluate options for the long-term future of Auckland’s port.
Beach clean up for World Ocean Day
Let's celebrate World Ocean Day together with a beach clean.
Arbor Day - Tree Benefit Cards
The Tree Benefit Cards have been developed to show the environmental service benefits that trees can provide.
Manurewa Guided Walks
Get introduced to safe walking routes through the community and gentle nature paths to enjoy with loved ones.
Manurewa Repair Café
Bring along your broken household goods and sit with a volunteer and see how they can help you repair and save it from landfill.
Nimrod Reserve Planting Day - Upper Harbour
Let's make a difference and contribute to the beautification of Nimrod Reserve.
Visy Open Day
Take a tour of the Visy Recycling site in Onehunga and learn more about kerbside recycling.
Free Guided Rides - Glen Innes
Try the brand new Te Ara ki Uta ki Tai cycle connection.
Tāpapakanga Regional Park Planting Day
Bring your family and friends to help plant trees and keep Auckland green.