What you need to know today: 27 Whiringa-ā-nuku 2021
Māori warden at a Super Saturday event. Credit: Te Taiwhenua o Heretaunga
- Our COVID-19 information for Māori provides up to date information about what is happening around the motu and the support available.
- Māori and iwi organisations who want more information on accessing funding to support initiatives through the $120 million Māori Communities COVID-19 Fund, can email email@example.com.
- Vaccination clinics throughout the motu will be open all day. Check the Karawhiua website to find vaccination clinics near you and use the 'Vax Now' function to find pop-up and walk-in clinics.
- Ngāpuhi are running a drive-through 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.
- Te Whānau O Waipareira WaiVAXVans are out today in Henderson from 9.30-3pm at Tui Glen Reserve, Fairdene Reserve, Kona Crescent, and outside Larnoch Rd Shops. No booking needed.
- Mā Te Huruhuru's youth leaders are hosting a "for taitamariki by taitamariki" vaccination event at 18 Lambie Drive, Manukau today from 9-5pm.
- 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.
- If you live in Tāmaki Makaurau and have any symptoms of COVID-19, it’s important you get a COVID-19 test. A list of test sites and their opening hours can be found on the Healthpoint website. Those living in the North Shore suburbs of Redvale and Rosedale are asked to get a test as soon as possible, even if vaccinated and are showing mild symptoms.
- There are no new confirmed cases of COVID-19 to report in Te Tai Tokerau, however, people living in the rohe are urged to get tested if they have any symptoms that could be COVID-19. Test sites can be found on the Healthpoint website.
New Covid-19 Protection Framework and $120m Māori Communities COVID-19 Fund
The Government today announced details of the new COVID-19 Protection Framework and a new $120m Māori Communities COVID-19 Fund to fast-track vaccination efforts.
Wāhine Māori trans-tasman company 1Centre flourishing post-COVID
Miriana Lowrie’s trans-Tasman tech company 1Centre Ltd, is one of more than a hundred employers, who used Te Puni Kōkiri Cadetships programme in 20/21 to improve their business and grow the careers of Māori cadets.
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, 26 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 and parts of 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.