Protecting Auckland's environment
Community recycling centre planned for Albert-Eden
A site in the Albert-Eden Local Board area is to be a new resource recovery facility.
Weed-killing beetles on a mission
Nearly 400 beetles were released into a Birkenhead reserve this week with one mission.
Auckland free of Queensland fruit fly
MPI has confirmed that Auckland is now free of the Queensland fruit fly.
Flaxing lyrical about Pā harakeke
A project that weaves together traditional practices and environmental benefits is under way at Walmer Reserve in Point Chevalier.
Parks go smokefree in Upper Harbour
Upper Harbour Local Board has moved to make its 10 most popular local parks and reserves smokefree.
Pilot of all-access restrooms in council offices planned
As a way of acknowledging the diversity of Auckland Council's staff and visitors and their individual needs, the council is looking into a pilot programme to introduce ‘all-access’ restrooms.
Preparing Auckland for rising sea levels
The Parliamentary Commissioner for the Environment has released a report on sea level rise, with recommendations for an overhaul of the way New Zealand is preparing for the impacts of climate change.
Port Future Study consultants appointed
A group of independent consultants has been chosen to identify and evaluate options for the long-term future of Auckland’s port.
Kids Learn 2 Ride
Help your kids learn to bike or improve their skills at our free drop-in sessions.
Free Bike Skills for Beginners
You’ll learn how to balance on a bike and pedal independently, some basic bike handling skills and heaps more.
June Compost Collective Events - Free
Come and discover how easy it is to turn your waste into fertiliser!
Activate Northcote - Planting Days with Kaipātiki Project
Plant trees with us this season, watch them as they grow for years to come, and eventually walk their shade with future generations of your whanau!
Eskdale Restoration Champions with Kaipātiki Project
Become a champion for our environment and make a real difference in preserving this beautiful ecological area.
Repair Cafe - K-Road (Une-Deux Cafe)
Bring broken or damaged items, and locals volunteer their time and expertise to fix them for free.
Duder Regional Park Planting Day
Bring your family and friends to help plant trees and keep Auckland green.