Watch live: 120k NZers now fully vaccinated

The number of Covid-19 vaccination doses in New Zealand should hit the half million mark in the next two weeks, Minister for the Covid-19 Response... Read More

Twenty-four active Covid cases in NZ

The Ministry of Health is reporting 24 active Covid cases in New Zealand today. In a statement released this afternoon, a Ministry spokesperson says... Read More

No Covid cases in isolation or the community

There are no new cases of Covid-19 to report in the community in New Zealand today. There are also no new cases to report in recent returnees in managed... Read More

COVID-19: No new community cases, two in MIQ

There are no new cases of COVID-19 to report in the community in New Zealand today. There are two new cases to report in recent returnees in our managed... Read More

NSW travel pause to be lifted at midnight

COVID-19 Response Minister Chris Hipkins says the current travel pause with New South Wales will lift today – subject to no further significant... Read More

Battling Covid pneumonia while pregnant

Laying in a hospital bed in an air-sealed isolation room, lungs filled with fluid caused by pneumonia from Covid-19, Ruthie Nielsen prayed for her unborn... Read More

COVID-19: No new community cases, three in MIQ

There are no new cases of COVID-19 to report in the community in New Zealand today. “There are three new cases to report in recent returnees in... Read More

Tim Seifert tests positive for COVID-19

BLACKCAPS batsman Tim Seifert has tested positive for COVID-19 and will not be travelling back to New Zealand on the charter flight with New Zealand’s... Read More

Bubble trouble: hopeful travellers out of pocket

Kiwi Sam Hegarty and his wife Nicki Hegarty had planned to reunite with family in New Zealand, but say the wrong information from the Government has... Read More

Rest home residents receive Covid-19 vaccine

Ninety-three-year-old Ben Tientjes is a “great believer in vaccines” and says getting the Covid-19 vaccination will ensure everyone is kept... Read More

Covid-19 immigration powers to be extended

The passing of a bill to extend temporary Covid-19 immigration powers means continued flexibility to support migrants, manage the border, and help industries... Read More

NZ‘s quarantine-free travel with NSW to be paused

Covid Response Minister Chris Hipkins has confirmed that flights from New South Wales to New Zealand will be paused from midnight tonight for 48 hours.... Read More

Three new cases of Covid-19 in managed isolation

There are no new cases of Covid-19 to report in the community in New Zealand today. In a statement released this afternoon, the Ministry of Health says... Read More

No new community cases in New Zealand

There are no new cases of Covid-19 to report in the community today.   The Ministry of Health is one new case to report in recent returnees in managed... Read More

Cook Islands PM: ‘Today, we start to rebuild’

Cook Island businesses holding out for much needed tourists have now got a reprieve with a travel bubble with New Zealand less than two weeks away. It... Read More