Covid-19: 94 cases in community, 53 unlinked

There are 94 new cases of Covid-19 in the community with 53 of them unlinked. Of the new cases announced today, 87 are in Auckland and seven in Waikato. All... Read More

Covid response framework being finalised

If you are not vaccinated, there will be everyday things you will miss out on, the prime minister says. A new Covid-19 response framework is being... Read More

Live Covid-19 updates for October 19

More than 700 children and teens have had Covid-19 in the latest outbreak, about half of them under 10. Total case numbers have now surpassed 2000 in... Read More

Live: Waikato and Auckland to stay at level 3

Parts of the Waikato and Auckland will remain at Alert Level 3 while Northland will move to Alert Level 2 at 11.59pm tomorrow. Prime Minister Jacinda... Read More

Covid-19: 60 new community cases

There are 60 new community cases today; 57 in Auckland and three in the Waikato. As at 10am, 36 of these cases are linked - 18 of which are household... Read More

How Covid lockdowns affect the world‘s athletes

How have Covid-19 lockdowns affected the world’s athletes? It’s a question that 111 researchers from over 60 countries, including New Zealand,... Read More

Vaccinations rates increase following Super Sat

The Kawerau District is being congratulated after starting Super Saturday with the lowest first dose rate in the country, and ending the day the biggest... Read More

Live Covid-19 updates for October 18

Cabinet will today review the alert level 3 settings for Auckland, Northland and parts of Waikato. There were 92 community cases of Covid-19 over the... Read More

Covid: Will Auckland move down to step 2, level 3

Where to from here for Auckland? The government has held up a 90 per cent vaccination rate as the key milestone to ease restrictions. And now in Auckland... Read More

Covid-19 data visualisations: NZ in numbers

Here is all the information you need to stay up to date with the latest Covid-19 case numbers, testing and vaccination data in New Zealand.   Covid-19... Read More

Covid-19: 51 new community cases

There are 51 new community cases today; 47 are in Auckland and four are in the Waikato. As at 9am today, 28 of these cases are linked, of whom 18... Read More

New territory: Covid, vaccines and relationships

As Aucklanders begin to meet up with family and friends outside, vaccinated people are having to decide if they want to see people who aren't, leading... Read More

More than 6000 roll up their sleeves for Super Sat

More than 6000 Covid-19 vaccinations were administered in the Bay of Plenty as part of Super Saturday. A total of 129,995 doses administered nationwide... Read More

Standing for rights at Mount Maunganui gathering

Several hundred people gathered in Coronation Park on Saturday as part of a nationwide mass public stand. Organised by the Freedoms & Rights Coalition,... Read More

App Katikati scare

A Tauranga resident has admitted she didn’t know she’d been at a Katikati location of interest until a friend happened to ask her. A regular... Read More