Protecting Auckland's environment

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Transport 24 Nov 2015

Five years of progress in Franklin

Franklin Local Board has taken the bull by the horns and delivered some great local wins in its first five years.

Environment 24 Nov 2015

Council’s commitment to energy savings

Auckland Council has announced a commitment to improve the way it uses energy, as part of a three-year partnership with the Energy Efficiency and Conservation Authority (EECA).

Environment 17 Nov 2015

Awards open to Auckland farmers

Auckland Council has partnered with the New Zealand Farm Environment Trust, so that the region’s farmers and horticulturists are eligible to enter the 2016 Ballance Farm Environment Awards – with entries open until 31 October.

Environment 17 Nov 2015

Maungakiekie/One Tree Hill planting symbol of new Auckland

A tree will soon again stand on the tihi (summit) of Maungakiekie/One Tree Hill.

Beaches 17 Nov 2015

Auckland scorecard up 19 per cent

Aucklanders are enjoying better public transport, higher incomes, are better educated and have cleaner beaches.

Environment 2 Nov 2015

Council to help with illegal dumping 'hot spot'

Auckland Council is offering to help a private landowner in efforts to deter future dumping at an illegal dumping ‘hot spot’ in Robertson Rd, Mangere.

Environment 30 Oct 2015

Zoo Tales: A very tired turtle

Auckland Zoo's vets care for a sea turtle that washed up on 90 Mile Beach – tired, hungry and dehydrated.

Beaches 29 Oct 2015

Government urged to protect our marine environment

On October 29 Auckland Council approved its submission to the government on the areas proposed to be offered for petroleum exploration permit applications in 2016.

Events32 Results

17 Sep 2022

Ōrākei Volunteer Expo

Over 50 local groups will be showing displays about the volunteer opportunities they offer.

17 Sep 2022 - 18 Sep 2022

Nature Journaling with Molly Timmins

You will receive your own journal to create a series of observational drawings.

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.