Parks / Outdoors
Canines on the roam
Over the past two summers, there has been a notable increase in complaints about roaming dogs in the Maungakiekie-Tāmaki area, as well as in Puketāpapa.
Te reo Māori names adopted for Whau parks
Twenty six additional parks in Whau will now carry dual Māori / English names. The names were formally adopted at Whau Local Board’s recent business meeting.
Fall in love with Tāwharanui Regional Park
When it comes to Tāmaki Makaurau’s most loved regional parks, there’s a good reason why Tāwharanui is a favourite among many Aucklanders – once you set foot on its white-sand shores, you’ll be forever smitten.
Three shared paths that can be enjoyed by everyone
With access for wheelchairs, mobility scooters and strollers, these shared paths make it easy for everyone to explore Auckland's outdoor spaces.
Local board adopts name for Scott Point park
Te Kori Scott Point is the official name for Scott Point Sustainable Sports Park adopted by Upper Harbour Local Board in February.
Three Auckland parks to discover this Parks Week
Whether you're after family fun, off-leash puppy playdates or coastal splendour, the parks of Auckland have got you covered.
Concrete to make way for natural waterway
Concrete channels in Blackgate Reserve are to be replaced with natural waterways.
Riverhead playground back in action
The Riverhead War Memorial Park playground has reopened after a major refurbishment.
Waikumete Stream Clean Up
Join us on the Waikumete Stream to remove rubbish from our waterways.
Free Silent Disco Kids Adventures - Sea Odyssey Edition
Gear up with headphones and follow an interactive Sea Odyssey story that takes place on one of the deserted islands.
Ranger guided walk - Free
Learn about the unique flora and fauna that call the forest and waterways home and important environmental issues that we face today in the reserve.
Last Chance Twilight Sailing
Aboard Ted Ashby as we watch the sun sink below the horizon.
DIY Drought-Tolerant Garden Beds
We will get hands-on, building this bed to be used by the community within EcoMatters organic teaching garden.
Seasonal Pulse Autumn: Organics And Kaitiakitanga
You will develop skills to enable greater awareness of the land you are working with and meet some great folks along the way.
Te Ara Awataha Greenway Celebration
Northcote's new greenway and housing development is pioneering sustainable development in Auckland.
'Native Tree Rescue' Papakura Stream Restoration – EcoFest
We will be caring for thousands of native trees and shrubs that have recently been planted by releasing them from strangling weeds.