Whole genome sequencing carried out overnight has confirmed the two border-related COVID-19 cases that were reported out of cycle last night are observed to be variant 20C/501Y.V2 (lineage B.1.351), first identified in South Africa. From the information we currently have, it appears these cases have a link to the managed isolation facility at the Pullman Hotel however further investigation is currently underway to confirm how close the lineage of these cases is to the previously reported case in Northland.
Eight locations of interest in Auckland released
Expressions of interest wanted for Coach Evolve 2021 Auckland
Coach Evolve is a cross-code coach development program available for aspiring coaches. Get in early, the first workshop date is currently set for 21st Feb!
Public Health Advice following Papakura Fire
There are a number of simple steps you can do to improve air quality in your home or office and reduce the risk of pollutants from the smoke, dust or soot impacting your and others’ health. Read more.