Live: Auckland moves to Alert Level 3 tomorrow

Auckland will move to Alert Level 3 at midnight tomorrow and the Rest of New Zealand will remain at Alert Level 2.  The Prime Minister... Read More

COVID-19: 24 new community cases

There are 24 new community cases announced today, all in Auckland. There are no new cases identified at the border today. More than 50,000 vaccines... Read More

Outrage over Auckland students in Tauranga classes

A Tauranga parent is horrified to learn that their son has been attending class all week with Auckland students who travelled to Tauranga during the... Read More

COVID-19: 20 new community cases all in Auckland

There are 20 new community cases today, all in Auckland. There are two confirmed cases and two historical cases identified at the border; all four are... Read More

Trans-Tasman bubble closed until late November

The trans-Tasman bubble will remain closed until at least late November, with no guarantee of a resumption by Christmas. Quarantine-free travel between... Read More

Tauranga Covid locations revealed

The Ministry of Health has added three locations of interest from the Tauranga area following a Covid-19 positive truck driver visiting the area. Contact... Read More

Live Covid updates for September 16

The first of Auckland's vaccination buses are heading out today as part of an urgent campaign to get more people inoculated. A fleet of six buses... Read More

Aucklander who fled to Whakatane faces prosecution

An Aucklander could be facing prosecution after reportedly leaving the city and visiting Whakatane. Ministry of Social Development Regional Commissioner... Read More

Covid-19: 14 new community cases all in Auckland

There are 14 new community cases of Covid-19 today, reported by the Ministry of Health.  There are three historical cases which are in managed... Read More

Covid-19: 15 new community cases

There are 15 new cases of Covid-19 in the community. All 15 of the new cases are in Auckland and are household contacts. Two cases have also been... Read More

Covid-19 day 27: Cases up again, lockdown extended

Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern announced today that Auckland will stay in Covid-19 alert level 4 for another week until 11.59pm next Tuesday. Cabinet... Read More

LIVE: Alert levels stay the same for another week

New Zealand is staying at Alert Level 2 for another week and Auckland will remain at level four as well.  The Prime Minister Jacinda... Read More

Auckland couple to be prosecuted after flight

Police have been made aware this weekend of an Auckland couple who crossed the Alert Level 4 border with essential worker exemptions, drove to Hamilton... Read More

Covid-19: 20 new cases, three in MIQ

There are 20 new community cases of COVID-19 reported by the Ministry of Health today. There are three new cases in managed isolation and one historical... Read More

COVID-19 exposure cases at Middlemore Hospital

The Ministry of Health is confirming that three people who presented to Middlemore Hospital in recent days have tested positive for COVID-19. The three... Read More