The decision comes after an 'unprecedented' number of Omicron cases have appeared at the border.
A person with Covid-19 has died at Auckland's North Shore hospital.
Thursday December 23
There are 56 new community cases of Covid-19 today.
Of these, 42 are in Auckland, 4 in Waikato, 6 in Bay of Plenty, 2 in…
It’s December 15, which means Auckland’s borders have officially reopened.
Re: journalist Matiu Hamuera took their first drive home to Rotorua. They have not been home since…
A person with Covid-19 has died at Tauranga Hospital.
Tuesday December 13
Today there are 80 new cases of Covid-19.
Of these cases, 51 are in Auckland, 21 in Waikato, 7 in Bay of Plenty, and 1…
All regions, except for Northland, currently in red will move to orange on December 30.
Rapid antigen testing will be available for free from pharmacies this summer
Friday 10 December
Today there are 95 new cases of Covid-19.
Of these, 75 are in Auckland, 11 in Waikato, 5 in Bay of Plenty, 2 in Canterbury,…
Rapid antigen testing will be available for free from pharmacies across New Zealand
Monday December 6: 4pm
The Government has purchased a new medicine from Pfizer which early research has shown could dramatically reduce the hospitalisation and death of people…
Friday December 3
There are 92 new cases in the community today (back to double digits – woo!). 80 in Auckland, two in Waikato, one in Northland,…
Today, there are 172 new community cases.
2 are in Northand, 142 are in Auckland, 15 are in Waikato, 1 is in the Bay of Plenty, 2…
It's certainly a lot harder to pronounce.
The Government is looking at a "paediatric version" of the Covid-19 vaccine.
Tuesday 30 November
86 percent of those eligible for the vaccine have now had both doses. There are also 134 new cases today.
Of the new cases, 1…
Traffic light system: Auckland, Northland and parts of central North Island will be red, rest of NZ…
Monday 29 November, 4pm
Today the government has announced which colour each region of New Zealand will be at when the country enters the traffic light system…
Today there are 182 new community cases.
From tomorrow, anyone eligible for a booster shot can get one. An elderly person has also died.
Another person with Covid has died. Today’s new community cases are in Northland, Auckland, Waikato, Bay of Plenty, Lakes and MidCentral.
The Ministry of Health said the…
About 800 distribution centre workers want pay increase to match rise in cost of living.
International travel restrictions will ease in the New Year for fully vaccinated people.
There are 215 new community cases today: 196 in Auckland, 11 in Waikato, four in Northland.
Jacinda Ardern confirmed today that the whole country will shift to the traffic light system.
Today there are 205 new cases of Covid-19 to report.
Of those in hospital, 5 are in ICU. There are also 149 new cases today.
Auckland DHB is on track to be the first in the country to meet the 90 percent vaccination milestone
With all the rules about public health during Covid, one piece of information has been missing.
Two elderly people have died with Covid in hospital. There are also 167 new cases.
Auckland's border set top open. Proof of vaccination, or a negative test within 72 hours required.