Protecting Auckland's environment

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Environment 1 Apr 2016

Drop off the grid on Great Barrier

Registrations are now open for Great Barrier Local Board’s Off the Grid event, which takes place from 12 to 15 May.

Environment 31 Mar 2016

Fighting the war on Waitākere weeds

Waitākere Ranges Local Board is continuing to carry out its weed management plan, and has declared climbing asparagus ‘enemy number one’.

Environment 31 Mar 2016

Auckland: Where Brown is green

Livability means sustainability is high on Auckland’s agenda with the recent appointment of a Chief Sustainability Officer among other initiatives.

Environment 31 Mar 2016

Get involved in a community programme

Did you know Auckland Council has a number of great environmental programmes available in your local community?

Environment 31 Mar 2016

Waste-free warrior coming to town

Auckland families will soon have the chance to get tips from a waste-free parenting warrior, with workshops happening in locations around the region.

Community 29 Mar 2016

Future looks bright for Mascot Ave

Works have commenced on a community trail and improvements to Mascot Avenue.

Environment 29 Mar 2016

Matakana Valley Road now sealed

Councillor Penny Webster on the sealing of Matakana Valley Road.

Environment 26 Mar 2016

Caring for streams and coast in Albert-Eden

The Albert-Eden Local Board area has the least public open space per capita in Auckland, and is one of the most heavily developed areas in the region.

Events30 Results

18 Sep 2022

Auckland Fancy Women Bike Ride

FANCY. FIERCE. FUN. You are invited to join the Auckland Fancy Women Bike Ride on Sunday, 18 September. Because women can change the world, and the bicycle can help. Women’s vis...

01 Oct 2022 - 16 Oct 2022

Eye on Nature Creative Arts

A dedicated exhibition at the Auckland Botanic Gardens.

15 Oct 2022

Seasonal Pulse Spring: Organics and Kaitiakitanga

Learn to harness the rising energy of the spring and summer garden, and plan for the warm season ahead.

28 Oct 2022 - 26 Nov 2022

Introduction to Plant Pests (Weeds) Workshops

Learn more about how to identify and control pest plants in your local park or community.

12 Nov 2022 - 13 Nov 2022

Go Green Expo & Better Food Fair 2022

Promoting a healthy, environmentally friendly and sustainable lifestyle for New Zealanders.

05 Apr 2023

Professor Brian Greene – The Twilight of Time: A Cosmic Journey to Eternity

A reminder that the vastness of our universe cares little for human beings, so it’s up to us to take charge of our destiny.