Parks / Outdoors
Zoo tales: Rotoroa field trips
In this week’s Zoo tales, Auckland Zoo’s Rotoroa Island education officer Brian takes us on a field trip (with orca and kiwi!) and tells us why wildlife education is important as well as fun.
Five years of progress in Ōtara-Papatoetoe
With Auckland Council recently reaching its fifth anniversary, we take a closer look at the local progress in Ōtara, Manukau and Papatoetoe.
Upper Harbour Local Board celebrates five years
Auckland Council’s five-year milestone is an opportunity to reflect on the achievements of the Upper Harbour Local Board during this time.
Auckland swimming beaches among safest in world
Auckland Council’s water quality monitoring programme, Safeswim, begins for the season.
Devonport-Takapuna Local Board celebrates five years
Auckland Council’s five-year milestone is an opportunity to reflect on the achievements of the Devonport-Takapuna Local Board during this period.
Photo gallery: Waikumete wildflowers
Throughout historic Waikumete Cemetery, summer wildflowers bloom.
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.
Flying school history celebrated at Selwyn Reserve
A sundial with special significance has been installed at Selwyn Reserve.
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.