No new cases of COVID in managed isolation

There are no new cases of COVID-19 at New Zealand borders today. There remain 18 active cases in New Zealand. It is the third day this week that there... Read More

Fears border closure will worsen teacher shortage

Principals want foreign teachers exempted from the border ban so they can plug staffing gaps caused by the teacher shortage. Foreign-trained teachers... Read More

Woods and Webb give NZ‘s COVID-19 isolation update

Minister Megan Woods and Air Commodore Digby Webb are giving an update on the country's COVID-19 isolation and quarantine system. In COVID-19 developments... Read More

Two new cases of COVID-19 in NZ today

There have been two new cases of COVID-19 reported in New Zealand today after two days of zero cases, the Health Ministry has confirmed. The total number... Read More

LIVE: Day 2 of no new COVID-19 cases

UPDATE: There are no new cases of COVID-19 to report in New Zealand. The second day this week of zero cases. Director-General of Health Dr Ashley Bloomfield... Read More

No new cases of COVID-19

Today there are no new cases of COVID-19 to report. This means the number of active cases in New Zealand remains at 22. All active cases have recently... Read More

PM looks to reassure public after isolation review

Amid the results of the COVID-19 managed isolation review, Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern wants people to remember that testing has shown no evidence... Read More

Life as a seasonal worker stuck in NZ

Suliana Kata was supposed to return home to Tonga at the end of May, but then Covid-19 tipped her world upside down. She's one of thousands of recognised... Read More

Government strengthens managed isolation system

A range of improvements are already underway to address issues identified in the rapid review of the Managed Isolation and Quarantine system released... Read More

Pulling together, connected and strong

The unveiling of a beautifully painted seven-metre long waka at the Historic Village on Saturday marked the beginning of a creative response designed... Read More

Covid-19: Four new cases in NZ

New Zealand has picked up four new cases of Covid-19 at the border, with all four in managed isolation. There are now 20 active cases in this country,... Read More

Motorcross scene starting to heat up again

  It will now go from a famine to a feast for the New Zealand motorcycling community after news this week that multiple major national events will... Read More

Smiles prevail in anxious times

  Charlize Krause is a Year 13 student from Papamoa College, who works part-time at Pak’nSave in Papamoa.   She continued to work... Read More

Covid-19: Two new cases makes total of 16

There have been two new cases of Covid-19 reported today, both in managed isolation, although one was taken to Auckland Hospital with a different medical... Read More

MOH reinstates high risk criteria for COVID tests

COVID-19 testing for every person with a cough or cold symptom has been dropped by the Ministry of Health. Under new Ministry of Health testing guidelines,... Read More