Protecting Auckland's environment
New plants for Puhinui Reserve as Auckland Council increases tree canopy in Tāmaki Makaurau
Auckland Council has kicked off the recent $13.3 million funding for tree planting across the next decade with a commemorative planting day at Puhinui Reserve.
Applications sought for Auckland climate grants
From Monday 26 September, Auckland Council will be accepting applications from organisations and community groups in the Auckland region for the newly created Auckland Climate Grant programme.
Website to help new ranges residents launched
A website that promotes understanding of the uniqueness of the Waitākere Ranges Heritage Area has been launched.
How your targeted rates are making an impact
Progress update on the natural environment and water quality targeted rates.
Mayoral Conservation Awards recognise environmental champions
Inspiring the curious minds of tamariki in environmental endeavours.
Hunua 1080 application begins
The second phase of this season’s pest control operation in the Hunua Ranges parkland, neighbouring Department of Conservation administered land reserves and some private land, has begun.
First stage of Hunua pest control operation underway
Pest control operation underway in Hunua Ranges
Pathways around Wai-O-Taiki closed for upgrade work
Pathways in and around Wai-O-Taiki Nature Reserve will be closed temporarily, while important track upgrades are undertaken.
Urban Ark and the Maungawhau Ecological Halo
Listen to Phil Simpson on how to protect and enhance the diversity of native plants and animals.
Free Composting Workshops: April
This free workshop offers an introduction on how to compost with bokashi bins.
Eco Art Botanical Monoprinting - EcoFest
Come along for a bush walk, identifying important native species as we gather interesting plant materials from the forest floor.
Join us for a packed programme of events, activities, installations, and workshops for people of all ages and stages of their sustainability journey.
Eskdale Restoration Day - EcoFest
Learn, make friends, care for the earth, and explore nature.
Sustainable Food Garden: Online Course
The course takes up to six weeks to complete, although it is completely self-paced.
Birkdale Bokashi Workshop - EcoFest
Still not sure the best way to dispose of your food scraps? This introduction to Bokashi composting will show how easy it is to turn your food scraps into soil! This is a small...
Compost Hub & Teaching Garden Open Day - EcoFest
Pop in and see how you can be part of our volunteering crew or compost with us.