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Plans / Projects 15 Nov 2023

Kaipātiki plan now in place

The 2023 Kaipātiki Local Board Plan has now been formally adopted, providing an essential road map for the board’s decision-making over the next three years.  

Development 10 Nov 2023

'Head in the sand' and 'accident waiting to happen' costs developers hefty fines

Developers slapped with fines for breaches of the Resource Management Act

Council news 3 Nov 2023

Improving Auckland’s water quality through your targeted rates

In Auckland, we’ve seen our relationship with water challenged. Auckland Council’s Water Quality Targeted Rate offers a dedicated programme to protect Auckland’s waterways.

Council news 3 Nov 2023

How your targeted rates are working to protect the environment

We know Aucklanders love our natural environment. Targeted rates are ring-fenced for the purpose they are collected and the Natural Environment Targeted Rate is one of the ways we protect our environment.

Vote me Bird of the Century - staying alive has earned your vote!
Beaches 30 Oct 2023

Dotty dotterel for Bird of the Century – vote me!

I'm endangered, look after me - vote me for Bird of the Century

Environment 26 Oct 2023

Come on and give food scraps a go

If you haven’t noticed the smaller addition to Auckland Council’s household bin family, why not take a stroll up your street on collection day.

Storm 25 Oct 2023

Board supports slip fix

Kaipātiki locals are getting knowledge and resources to safely help the area recover from slip damage thanks to workshops and resources developed by Pest Free Kaipātiki (PFK) with support from the local board.

Council news 24 Oct 2023

Help stop the spread of exotic caulerpa in Tāmaki Makaurau

Two species of exotic caulerpa have been found in Tāmaki Makaurau. It is critical that all Aucklanders, from boat users to beach goers, understand how to recognise exotic caulerpa and how to avoid spreading it.

Events48 Results

07 Mar 2024

Wonderful World of Marine Food Webs

Join members of the MERC team to explore the weird, wonderful and fragile animals of the Hauraki...

08 Mar 2024

Ranger guided walk - Kepa Bush, Mission Bay

Learn about the special native flora and fauna that call this forest remnant home, as well as the...

09 Mar 2024

Wonderful World of Marine Food Webs - Ōrewa Library

Join members of the MERC team to explore the weird, wonderful and fragile animals of the Hauraki...

15 Mar 2024 - 14 Apr 2024

EcoFest 2024

Let's celebrate te taiao, our environment, and build a sustainable future together! 

16 Mar 2024

From Tiny Seeds to Tasty Feasts: A salad Growing Workshop

Join us in the world of microgreens, sprouts, and homegrown salads in this interactive workshop.

16 Mar 2024

Make Your Mark Nature Event

Join renowned ecological artist Laura Donkers in a unique nature art session using natural materi...

16 Mar 2024

Preserving Autumn Harvest Workshop

Learn all the tips and tricks from Love Food Hate Waste tutor Sue with recipes that highlight the...

16 Mar 2024

The Little Green Expo

An event for the whole whanau, we've got some wonderful activities and workshops to learn how to...