Transcript of Te Tāruke-ā-Tāwhiri: Auckland Climate Plan video

[video: montage of shots includes wide of Auckland central city on a stormy day, farmer in a paddock with his cattle amidst harsh sunlight, a flooded paddock and a drone shot across a beach with waves breaking close to shore.]

Narrator: Auckland’s climate is changing. Higher temperatures, more extreme weather events, coastal erosion.

[video: montage of shots includes a depleted reservoir and scenic waterfall]

These changes will impact our infrastructure, economy, natural environment, and our lifestyles.

[video: montage of shots includes laptop on desk displaying the Auckland Climate Plan on the screen, followed by a close-up of a person using a tablet then a mobile phone to navigate the plan.]

Narrator: Te Tāruke-ā-Tāwhiri: Auckland’s Climate Plan is our region’s pathway to reducing emissions 50 percent by 2030 and preparing for the future.

[video: montage of shots featuring a woman drawing on a planning board with sticky notes, and people gathered in a meeting room and another participant waving to them on a monitor. Followed by two men talking in a room and a wide of the Auckland Town Hall.]

Narrator: And we all have a role to play - Aucklanders, business, industry, community, government - in delivering the plan.

[video: A person rides along a city cycleway towards the Sky Tower, and a wide of two electric buses parked near a vineyard.]

Narrator: By promoting and enabling low emissions transport options.

[video: Montage of shots features A woman in a hardhat with clipboard, talks to three construction workers on site and a mid-shot of workers harvesting vegetables in ploughed field.]

Narrator: Investing in green business opportunities and increasing sustainable use of resources.

[video: montage of city construction site and city scenes.]

Narrator: Planning for the future and how and where we grow as a region.

[video: Montage of shots including, native birds perched on tree branches, and a boat in the harbour at sunset.]

Narrator: While protecting and connecting our natural environment.

[video: Montage of shots featuring pedestrians on a city street, a woman gathering oranges in a farmers’ market.]

Narrator: To support a thriving economy and resilient communities

[video: Drone footage of a coastline with two people standing on the cliff looking out to sea, followed by a young girl planting a tree and then a group doing a community planting day in a rural setting.]

Narrator: And Te Ora ō Tāmaki Makaurau, the wellbeing of Tāmaki Makaurau. Join us. Together we can make a difference and create a Tāmaki Makaurau we can all be proud of.

[video: Wide shot of Auckland City, followed by the title Te Tāruke-ā-Tāwhiri: Auckland’s Climate Plan]

The video is now available from the AC YouTube channel at Auckland Climate Plan | Auckland Council – YouTube

Video duration: 1 minute