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Conservation 30 Aug 2023

Dog rule protects Snells Beach shorebirds

A temporary change to the dog walking rules at the northern end of Snells Beach will help endangered shorebirds.

Community 28 Aug 2023

Ngaa Hau o Maangere Ngahere Planting in Māngere-Ōtāhuhu

A new project is underway to grow and restore tree canopy, food forests and gardens for a greener future across Mangere.

Conservation 22 Aug 2023

Bobby puts best paw forward but needs your support!

The search is on for a hound good at its job!

Conservation 15 Aug 2023

Dotterels emerge from a rough summer breeding season

Stormy summer weather impacts dotterel breeding season

Waste 14 Aug 2023

Central city’s new chest of treasured trash

On Friday 11 August, Waiōrea Community Recycling Centre officially opened its doors to the public.

Waste 10 Aug 2023

Auckland’s newest one-stop shop for recycling

Aucklanders close to Western Springs have a new convenient location where they can take their unwanted items to save them from landfill.

Akl Paths 3 Aug 2023

Six projects at the heart of Papakura's environment work

Six projects have been funded as the core of the Papakura local Board's environmental work.

Conservation 31 Jul 2023

The science of sniffs – evaluating dogs to detect plant pathogens

Detection dogs as a tool to sniff out the pathogens causing kauri dieback

Events40 Results

08 Oct 2023 - 28 Jan 2024

Mātātoa Time 2 Train - Mahuhu ki te Rangi Park

Bring your whānau along to engage, participate, grow, learn and succeed.

04 Jun 2023 - 22 Oct 2023

Grow Your Own Food workshops

Learn to start your own small vege garden to become more self-sufficient.

09 Oct 2023

Gardening workshop in Mandarin

In this gardening session, horticulturist and experienced permaculture garden designer, Ben, will...

10 Oct 2023

No-Waste Kitchen - Love Your Leftovers

Feed your family for less by loving your leftovers, with hints on how to create delicious and nut...

12 Oct 2023

Ngā Kōrero Rererangi Aviation Conversations

After realising the impact aviation has on the environment, Michelle became passionate about figh...

18 Oct 2023

October Home Gardening Guide

Spring is the perfect time to embrace home gardening. Start by preparing the soil, clearing debri...

18 Oct 2023

The Great Big Rescued Food Cook-Off 2023

Join us for a sizzling showdown, 'The Great Rescued Food Cook-Off' is back!

19 Oct 2023

DIY Worm Tower Composter Workshop

Learn how to use an in-situ DIY worm farm to directly feed your soil.