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Environment 17 Feb 2016

First pickups for inorganic service

The first bookings have been made and the first pickups are scheduled across Auckland neighbourhoods to continue throughout the week (15-19 February).

Development 15 Feb 2016

A transport revolution is underway

Preliminary work for Auckland’s largest infrastructure project, the City Rail Link (CRL) is now well underway.

Business / Economy 12 Feb 2016

Progress on study into Auckland's port

Dr Rick Boven, Independent Chair of the Port Future Study, talks about the study’s progress and what is coming up in 2016.

Environment 5 Feb 2016

Zoo tales: Surprise parakeet chicks!

When a pair of (supposedly) non-breeding orange-fronted parakeets moved to Auckland Zoo a few months ago, no one was more ecstatic than bird-keeper Emma when five chicks hatched!

Environment 5 Feb 2016

Big public campaign to drive changes in household waste

Over the next few years, the way Aucklanders dispose of waste will be transformed as the council ramps up changes that will help deliver the vision of zero waste by 2040.

Environment 5 Feb 2016

Take care when making cultural offerings to the Manukau Harbour

Aucklanders wishing to make cultural or religious offerings to the Manukau Harbour are being urged to be mindful and speak with the council beforehand.

Environment 3 Feb 2016

Council investigating reports of feral pigs in Hunuas

A warning about the destructiveness of feral pigs has been issued by Auckland Council.

Business / Economy 2 Feb 2016

Forum shares tips on Manukau Harbour care

Businesses based on the catchments of the Manukau Harbour have received practical advice on how to be more harbour friendly in their everyday business practices.

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.