Cyclone Updates

The latest information on Auckland Council's response to Cyclone Gabrielle and the recent flooding in Auckland.

For information on facility closures and services, visit the Auckland Council website - Interruptions to council services

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Storm 21 Feb 2023

Community Recycling Centres come to the fore

Auckland Council's Community Recycling Centres are coming to the fore helping residents of Tāmaki Makaurau after the recent flooding.

Storm 20 Feb 2023

Critical supplies given out to isolated communities

Isolated communities across Tāmaki Makaurau received welfare drops of essential supplies over the weekend, helping to tide them over while access to their road, community or area is restored.  

Storm 20 Feb 2023

Demolition of Colonial Ammunition Company Shot Tower to begin Tuesday 

The demolition of the historic Colonial Ammunition Company Shot Tower on Normanby Road in Mt Eden will begin on Tuesday 21 February. 

Storm 20 Feb 2023

Kerbside collections to resume

With the weather in Auckland forecast by the MetService to improve, kerbside rubbish, recycling and food scrap collections (if applicable) will resume from Wednesday 15 February as per the normal scheduled collection day.

Storm 19 Feb 2023

Public urged to continue staying away from west coast beaches 

Auckland Emergency Management’s response to Cyclone Gabrielle continues to focus on isolated communities.

Storm 17 Feb 2023

DOC facilities closed due to effects of Cyclone Gabrielle

Department of Conservation facilities throughout the upper North Island have been closed to the public due to cyclone Gabrielle. These facilities, including visitor centres, huts, campsites, toilets, wharves and tracks, will stay shut until at least Monday 20 February.

Storm 17 Feb 2023

Auckland Council facilities begin reopening

With the worst of the weather over, Auckland Council facilities are beginning to return to normal operating hours, but some facilities will still provide post-storm support required for some Aucklanders.

Storm 17 Feb 2023

Emergency Mobile Alert issued for Domain Crescent, Muriwai

Auckland Emergency Management has issued an Emergency Mobile Alert (EMA) at 12.43 this afternoon to provide important safety messages due to the heightened risk of a landslide in Muriwai. Residents of Muriwai on Domain Crescent are advised to immediately evacuate.