Protecting Auckland's environment

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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.

Environment 22 Jan 2016

Tau fly found in Manurewa

The Ministry for Primary Industries (MPI) is investigating a find of a single Tau fly in a surveillance trap in the Auckland suburb of Manurewa.

Events37 Results

07 Jul 2022

Love Food Hate Waste – Cooking Creatively With Most Wasted Foods – Bread & Fruit

Learn about effective food storage and handy tips of reducing food waste, meal planning and buying food.

09 Jul 2022

Community Planting Day – Ōrewa Estuary

Help get more native plants in the ground.

09 Jul 2022

Planting Day – Ōrewa Estuary

Come and lend a hand, and help create more habitat for our unique native flora and fauna.

09 Jul 2022 - 17 Jul 2022

Community Planting – Karaka Cove

Auckland Council, Hibiscus and Bays Local Board and Forest and Bird are holding a public planting day.

09 Jul 2022 - 10 Dec 2022

Volunteering and Learning Series: Te Ara Awataha

Transform a once neglected urban stream area into an abundant and biodiverse natural reserve.

02 Jul 2022 - 14 Jul 2022

July Composting Workshops

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

10 Jul 2022

Matariki Community Planting Day

Help the Mahurangi Land Restoration Programme plant some native plants.

10 Jul 2022 - 17 Jul 2022

Ambury Regional Park Planting Day

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