Unitary plan “destroying” Struan Place

The residents of Struan Place are protesting a possible housing development which will leave their small street over-crowded. Residents have already had to contend with...

Flap, Flap and Away – Great Kererū Count closes Sunday

Kiwis, make your final kererū counts this weekend! The Great Kererū Count (GKC) team needs New Zealanders across the county to keep their eyes on...

Connecting beautiful trails

    Pohutukawa Coast Trails (PCT) is an aspirational plan of inter-connecting pathways throughout the Pohutukawa Coast area. With a goal to connecting communities, the objective is...

Howick continues battle against weeds

Are moth plant and rhamnus weed out of control in your backyard? Howick Local Board wants you to help it win the battle to rid...

Local enviro kindy awarded Auckland Airport staff grant

Pakuranga Baptist Kindergarten has been awarded a $1,000 grant by Auckland Airport’s staff grant scheme. “We feel blessed to have been awarded this grant” says...

Kindy Sunflower Project back to spark a passion for gardening

An amazing 11,612 kindy kids around New Zealand – including many local children - will be cultivating their gardening skills

Court stops Hunua 1080 poison drop

A planned 1080 poison drop to eradicate pests in the Hunua Ranges has been called after the Environment Court made an order stopping Auckland...

For the love of bugs

He didn’t just open a can of worms, but a bag full of insect specimens, invertebrates and menacing traps. Bug man Ruud Kleinpaste recently opened...

Regan, the rat catcher

Regan Norton, a Year 5 student at Sunnyhills Primary School, may seem an unlikely rat catcher, but this 10-year-old from east Auckland has successfully caught four...

New plan to manage erosion at Cockle Bay

A revised plan to repair erosion damage at Cockle Bay is the result of input from local residents, concerned about wave reflection and sand...