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14-24 year olds 4 Mar 2016

Meet the MADsters creating positive change in their communities

Meet the MADsters creating positive change in their communities.

Environment 3 Mar 2016

Hillcrest Creek widened to prevent flooding

Work is underway to widen Hillcrest Creek and reduce the flooding risk to over 100 properties in the Hillcrest area.

Environment 25 Feb 2016

Pest control set for Waitākere wasps

Wasp control bait will go out over 565ha of the northern Ark in the Park area, which has several popular walks and tramping tracks often attracting large numbers of visitors.

Environment 25 Feb 2016

Goat Island... not what it used to be

Latest monitoring shows crayfish and snapper numbers at Goat Island are less than when reserve first created.

Environment 25 Feb 2016

Discover Awhitū Regional Park

If you haven’t had time to get away from the hustle and bustle of the city over summer, a day trip to Awhitū Regional Park could be just what you need.

Kids / Family 25 Feb 2016

Our resident 'bat man' has tips for campers

Ben Paris our resident 'Bat man' is urging campers in the Waitakere and Hunua Ranges to keep a lookout for native long-tailed bats during the Big Camp Out on 5 and 6 March.

Environment 24 Feb 2016

Forest flourishes following Hunua pest blitz

Flourishing foliage and signs of new life in the kōkako population are the first signs of a successful pest control programme in the Hunua Ranges this year.

Beaches 23 Feb 2016

Swimmers at Waiheke advised to wash off

Swimmers at all Waiheke beaches are advised to wash off after being in the sea water.

Events49 Results

28 May 2022

May Composting Workshops

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

28 May 2022

Pest Free Urban South Hub Day

Learn about backyard rat trapping and pick up a free rat trap and tunnel box.

28 May 2022

Repair Café Pukekohe

Bring your broken things along and we'll help you repair them.

28 May 2022

Vegan Living Talk

Hear about the positive impact of being vegan for your health and the environment.

29 May 2022

Hunua Ranges Regional Park – Hunua Falls Planting Day

Bring your family and friends to help plant trees in Hunua and keep Auckland green.

29 May 2022

Ōrākei Enviro Forum

A free community event to acknowledge the contribution of community volunteers, as well as network and share ideas.

02 Jun 2022 - 28 Jun 2022

June Composting Workshops

Composting workshops for the whole family.

04 Jun 2022

DIY Re-useable Bags Workshop

With the help of the Wastewise team turn your old clothes into re-useable bags.