COVID-19 URGENT INFORMATION

Kia ora

Information that you need to read:

A visitor from Australia to Wellington at the weekend tested positive to Covid-19 on their return to Sydney.

The man travelled to Wellington with his partner from Saturday 19 June to Monday 21 June.

Passengers on Qantas QF163, which left Sydney at 7.05pm on Friday 18 June and Air New Zealand NZ247, which left Wellington at 10.13am on Monday 21 June, arriving in Sydney at 11.33am are considered close contacts and NSW Health urges them to get tested.


Locations of interest are as follows:

Rygdes Hotel  19 - 21 June

Unichem Pharmacy Central Wellington 19 June 10.38am

Te Papa 19 June

Jack Hackett's Bar - Wellington 19 June 8.45pm


Therefore if you were at any of these locations on the weekend you need TO GO HOME NOW - or not come to school today:


Please follow these links:

https://www.rnz.co.nz/

https://www.health.govt.nz/our-work/diseases-and-conditions/covid-19-novel-coronavirus/covid-19-health-advice-public/contact-tracing-covid-19/covid-19-contact-tracing-locations-interest.


You are considered a casual plus contact if you were at Te Papa -You will need to get a Covid test after 5 days - which is tomorrow if you were at Te Papa on Saturday.


Please ring the health line to be sure.

08003585453


We will all be listening at 1 pm to hear the Ministry of Health's update and advice.


If in doubt - err on the side of caution and stay home.


Ngā mihi nui


Denise Johnson