COVID-19 Update: Final two Whangaparāoa results negative

Media release

19 February 2020
Please attribute the following to Dr Caroline McElnay, Director of Public Health.

At the media standup this afternoon the Director-General of Health Dr Ashley Bloomfield said two guests were still at Whangaparāoa Reception Centre while they awaited the result of a test. 

That test result is negative and both will be leaving the centre this evening. 

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