(this page was last updated at 11:15am on Werdnesday 1 December 2021)
COVID-19 CASE DETECTED IN WHAKATŪ
Kia ora e te whānau
The Ministry of Health has confirmed a person has tested positive for COVID-19 in Whakatū Nelson.
Please check the following locations of interest:
- 623 in the City, Nelson (Friday, November 19, 1.15pm-2.30pm)
- Hardy’s Bar & TAB (Friday, November 19, 2.30pm-3pm and Thursday, November 25, 5.50pm-6.10pm, Sunday, November 28, 4pm-4.15pm)
- Richmond Liquid Laundromat (Friday, November 19, 4.45pm-6.30pm, Thursday 25 November 6.15pm-8pm)
- Lone Star, Nelson (Friday, November 19, 8.15pm-8.45pm)
- Z Rutherford Service Station, Nelson (Friday, November 19, 8.30pm-9pm, Saturday, November 20, 5am-5.30am, Saturday, November 27, 11.3am-12pm, Sunday, November 28, 4.30pm-4.45pm)
- Four Square Mapua (Saturday, November 20, 4pm-5pm)
- McDonald’s Rutherford St Nelson (Saturday, November 20, 5am-5.30am)
- Big Barrel Liquor Store Nelson (Tuesday, November 23 2:45 pm – 3:00 pm)
- Z Rutherford Service Station Nelson (Tuesday, November 23, 4:30 pm – 4:45 pm)
- Raeward Fresh Wholesale Richmond (Tuesday, November 23, 5:30 pm – 5:45 pm)
- New World Nelson (Tuesday, November 23 3:00 pm – 3:30 pm)
- Mapua Fruit and Vege (Wednesday, November 24 3:45 pm – 4:15 pm)
- Z Rutherford Service Station Nelson (Thursday, November 25, 11:40 pm – 11:50 pm)
- Ewing Poultry, Hope (Saturday 27 November 10.30am-11am)
- Z Richmond Service Station, Richmond (Saturday 27 November 10.45am-11.10am, Saturday 27 November 2.35pm-2.45pm)
- McDonald’s Nelson (Saturday, November 27 12:00 pm – 12:30 pm)
- Richmond Mall (Saturday 27 November 1.30pm-2.40pm)
- Pak n Save Richmond Mall (Saturday 27 November 1.40pm-2.15pm)
- Hey Sushi Richmond Mall Food Court (Saturday, November 27, 2.15pm-2.30pm)
- Fresh Choice Nelson, (Saturday, November 27, 3pm-3.30pm)
- Secrets Gentlemen’s Club (Saturday, November 27, 5.30pm-midnight, Sunday, November 28, midnight-3am)
Further information as to locations of interest can be viewed on the Ministry of Health’s website: click here to view.
Our ask to whānau is simple:
- GET TESTED: if you have cold, flu or COVID-19 symptoms, call Healthline for free on 0800 358 5453 to discuss getting a test. To find your nearest testing station, visit https://www.healthpoint.co.nz/covid-19/nelson-marlborough/nelson/
- GET VACCINATED: Everyone in Aotearoa New Zealand aged 12 years and over can book their free COVID-19 vaccination now. Visit the Ministry of Health website to book your vaccine, or to find a walk-in centre near you: https://bookmyvaccine.covid19.health.nz/
- CHECK IN WITH WHĀNAU: give your whānau, kaumātua and friends a call to check on their well-being. COVID-19 in our community is unsettling: it’s important that we make sure our whānau are okay.
Kia kaha whānau — stay safe, follow the guidance of health officials and let’s unite against COVID-19.