What you need to know today: 19 Whiringa-ā-nuku 2021
- Our COVID-19 information for Māori provides up to date information about what is happening around the motu and the support available.
- Super Saturday smashed records where 130,002 doses were administered around Aotearoa, shot whānau! A total of 85% of New Zealand's eligible population have had at least 1 vaccination.
- There’s still mahi to be done, if you haven’t had your vaccination there’s still time.
- Vaccination clinics throughout the motu will be open all day and into the evening. Check the Karawhiua website to find vaccination clinics near you and use the 'Vax Now' function to find pop-up and walk-in clinics.
- The ‘Shot Cuzz’ vaccination bus is at Pak’n'Save Manukau on Cavendish Drive. Get your vaccine and go in the draw to win a $5000 cash prize.
- Te Whānau O Waipareira WaiVAXVans are in Henderson and Glen Eden today. 10am-3pm on Lincoln Rd in Henderson (outside ACC) and at Parrs Park, West Coast Rd Entrance, Glen Eden. No booking needed.
- The Raukura Hauora o Tainui COVID-19 is running vaccination clinics Monday to Sunday, 9am to 3.15pm, corner Grandview Road and Hyde Avenue, Nawton, Hamilton. No booking required.
- COVID-19 vaccinations available at the Whānau Ora Community Clinic (Ngā Hau e Whā National Marae) in Christchurch. Monday to Friday 9am to 7pm and Saturday to Sunday 9am to 4.30pm. Book online.
- Ngāpuhi are running a drive-thru testing and vaccine Super Clinic at Ohaeawai Rugby Club Mon-Fri 9am-5pm. There’s a shuttle service available if you need transport to get your vaccine, call 0800 484 006.
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Find the best vaccine centre for you with mapping tool
A digital tool to support Māori communities get vaccinated against COVID-19 is now available as part of the “Be a doer! Karawhiua” campaign. Whānau can find the most suitable COVID-19 vaccine centre in their area.
as at 2pm, 19 Whiringa-ā-nuku 2021
No. of Māori with 1st dose
No. of Māori with 2nd dose
Number and % of doses of eligible Māori 12yo+.
Source Ministry of Health.
Auckland, Northland and Waikato
Alert Level 3
The rest of Aotearoa
Alert Level 2
Total active cases in this community outbreak
New community cases
COVID-19 cases are for all of Aotearoa.
Source Ministry of Health.