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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 Āwhitu 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 Āwhitu 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.

Beaches 22 Feb 2016

Poster series celebrates Hauraki Gulf

Coming up with three compelling and visual stories about the Gulf has become a summer ritual for Hauraki Gulf Forum’s Executive Officer Tim Higham.

Rates 19 Feb 2016

Council to refund inorganic collection charge to some households

Auckland Council will provide a refund of $22.77 to 230,000 households that will not receive its inorganic collection service within the current 2015/2016 financial year (ending 30 June 2016).

Events40 Results

03 Jul 2022

Matariki at EcoMatters

Take part in free wānanga and workshops about environmental care, kaitiakitanga and mātauranga Māori.

03 Jul 2022

Re:generate Fashion Market

You will find some great second-hand bargains, vintage pieces, retro finds and so much more.

03 Jul 2022 - 07 Aug 2022

Tāwharanui Regional Park Planting Day

Help rangers and volunteers plant the trees raised by Tāwharanui Open Sanctuary Society Inc.

05 Jul 2022 - 20 Jul 2022

Plastic Free July: Cookie Mix in a Jar Workshop

Join the Auckland Council WasteWise Advisors at a library near you for some school holiday fun.

06 Jul 2022

Matariki ki Papakura – Kete Waikawa Workshop

Nau mai haere mai to a special harakeke (flax) weaving workshop.

07 Jul 2022

DIY Bokashi Buckets and Zing

Make an upcycled bokashi bin for your food scraps.

07 Jul 2022

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

As part of the Te Atatū Marae Matariki Workshop Series, join Love Food Hate Waste.

09 Jul 2022

Community Planting Day – Ōrewa Estuary

Help get more native plants in the ground.