Protecting Auckland's environment

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Environment 16 Mar 2016

Hillcrest Creek widened to prevent flooding

Homes in the North Shore suburb of Hillcrest will be at less risk of flooding this winter thanks to an essential project to widen Hillcrest Creek.

Community 8 Mar 2016

Cleaning up Auckland's waterways a metre at a time

Kaipara’s Hoteo River and the Kaipara Harbour will be the first to benefit from Million Metres crowd-funding project in Auckland.

Environment 4 Mar 2016

Aucklanders proud of city's diversity

Aucklanders are excited about their future in one of the world’s most cosmopolitan cities, according to a recent survey of the Auckland Council People’s Panel.

14-24 year olds 4 Mar 2016

Meet the MADsters creating positive change in their communities

Meet the MADsters creating positive change in their communities.

Environment 3 Mar 2016

Hillcrest Creek widened to prevent flooding

Work is underway to widen Hillcrest Creek and reduce the flooding risk to over 100 properties in the Hillcrest area.

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.

Events45 Results

15 Oct 2022

The Repair Show | International Repair Day 2022 | Repair Café Aotearoa NZ

This worldwide Repair Day celebrates the strength of community coming together and helping each other.

16 Oct 2022

Kaipātiki Kayak Day

This event provides a taster into kayaking, freshwater monitoring and a short guided walk through a 3hr time slot.

16 Oct 2022

run4reef Auckland

Join us at King Edward Parade, Devonport, Auckland on Sunday 16th October, and run as one for our planet.

18 Oct 2022

Hauraki Gulf Marine Park Conference - Te Mana o Te Moana

It’s time again to gather in support of Tīkapa Moana / Te Moananui ā Toi, the Hauraki Gulf.

22 Oct 2022

Pestival - Aotea Great Barrier Island

Aotea Great Barrier Environmental Trust, in collaboration with the Aotea conservation community, have invited speakers to present on pests and the important habitats that optima...

27 Oct 2022

Aviation Conversations: Electric Air - the future of air travel

ElectricAir is a Christchurch start-up that operates the first electric plane in Aotearoa.

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.

29 Oct 2022

Crafts Market

Come and buy craft knitting toys, pot plants, crochet blankets, mats, candles, scarves, arts, babies clothes, quilts, Māori and Pacific crafts.