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Environment 5 Feb 2016

Zoo tales: Surprise parakeet chicks!

When a pair of (supposedly) non-breeding orange-fronted parakeets moved to Auckland Zoo a few months ago, no one was more ecstatic than bird-keeper Emma when five chicks hatched!

Environment 5 Feb 2016

Big public campaign to drive changes in household waste

Over the next few years, the way Aucklanders dispose of waste will be transformed as the council ramps up changes that will help deliver the vision of zero waste by 2040.

Environment 5 Feb 2016

Take care when making cultural offerings to the Manukau Harbour

Aucklanders wishing to make cultural or religious offerings to the Manukau Harbour are being urged to be mindful and speak with the council beforehand.

Environment 3 Feb 2016

Council investigating reports of feral pigs in Hunuas

A warning about the destructiveness of feral pigs has been issued by Auckland Council.

Business / Economy 2 Feb 2016

Forum shares tips on Manukau Harbour care

Businesses based on the catchments of the Manukau Harbour have received practical advice on how to be more harbour friendly in their everyday business practices.

Environment 29 Jan 2016

Zoo tales – devil’s in the detail!

This week on Zoo Tales, Auckland Zoo carnivore keeper tells us why she loves the little (Tasmanian) devils.

Business / Economy 26 Jan 2016

Rewarding year for council’s geospatial team

Nathan Heazlewood, Programme Manager for Auckland Council’s Geospatial Future Mode of Operations Programme, explains the hard work and challenges behind three impressive team awards in 2015.

Business / Economy 26 Jan 2016

Unlocking Auckland’s transport network

Mayor Len Brown explains how the City Rail Link will revolutionise Auckland.

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.