Protecting Auckland's environment

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Environment 9 Sep 2021

Major water quality infrastructure project completed ahead of swim season

Aucklanders can now enjoy the benefits of better water quality with the completion of the Ōkahu Bay stormwater network separation project. The project, to separate stormwater from wastewater pipes, will directly improve the water quality in Ōkahu Bay, and the wider Hauraki Gulf.

Conservation 8 Sep 2021

2021 Mayoral Conservation Awards open for environmental champions

Your visionary approach and community effort could make you a winner.

Environment 7 Sep 2021

Illegal dumping outside op shops hurting charities

Leaving unwanted items outside op shops during lockdown is a costly headache for charities, and it could be a costly mistake for those responsible as well.

Environment 3 Sep 2021

Getting behind biodiversity in Albert-Eden

Biodiversity-focused volunteer groups from Ponsonby to Pt Chevalier and Maungawhau to Ōwairaka now get support from Urban Ark coordinators thanks to funding support from Albert-Eden Local Board.

Community 2 Sep 2021

Board commits to Puhinui plan

The Puhinui Regeneration Strategy: Te Whakaoranga o te Puhinui, has been endorsed by Manurewa Local Board and Auckland Council will be one of its founding signatories.

Business / Economy 1 Sep 2021

Industry gets pollution help

Pukekohe businesses are being helped to reduce industrial pollution risks.

Environment 26 Aug 2021

Moving mountains comes at a cost

In reserved decisions, the Environment Court has found in favour of Auckland Council in two unlawful earthwork prosecutions in breach of the Resource Management Act 1991.

Together in Auckland 26 Aug 2021

Tips for composting at home

Each year, Aucklanders put about 100,000 tonnes of food waste into their rubbish bins. Diverting food from landfill is one of the single biggest climate change interventions an individual can make.

Events10 Results

12 Nov 2021 - 01 May 2022

I Am Island And Sea

Lightboxes glow, the Earth speaks and the voices of Tāmaki Makaurau's young people guide you through this exhibition.

02 Dec 2021 - 22 Dec 2021

Low Waste Holiday Workshop

Learn how to have a low waste festive season this year with the Auckland Council Waste Wise advisors.

04 Dec 2021

Plant Pest (Weed) Workshop

Learn more about how to identify and manually control weeds in your local park and backyard.

11 Dec 2021

Doughnut Economics Advocates New Zealand Repair Cafe

Bring broken or damaged items and locals will volunteer their time and expertise to fix them for you for no charge.

31 Jan 2022

Hauraki Broo Book Launch with Suzy Cato

A special story time session with Suzy Cato.

01 Feb 2022 - 28 Feb 2022

The Aotearoa Bike Challenge 2022

The Aotearoa Bike Challenge is back again for another year! It's fun, free and a great way to enjoy the summer months by bike! The great thing about the Aotearoa Bike Challenge...

20 Mar 2022

I Want You to Act

Join Jack Tame as he interrogates the status of our global warming response.

27 Mar 2022

Conscious Lab Community Event – Glenfield Library

Children and their whānau from the Conscious Lab course are coming to inspire the Kaipatiki community.