A Bunnings warehouse in the Far North and a pharmacy in Tauranga are the latest places of interest linked to the Covid-19 Delta epidemic.
Bunnings Warehouse Kerikeri and Countdown Fraser Cove Pharmacy in Tauranga were added to the Department of Health website at 5 p.m. Friday.
Those who have visited the Bunnings between 9:54 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. on Monday and the pharmacy between 12 p.m. and 1:45 p.m. on Tuesday are urged to monitor themselves for symptoms of Covid-19 for 10 days after exposure and if symptoms develop, take a test and stay home until the result is negative.
Meanwhile, an Asian supermarket in Tauranga had been identified as a high-risk place of interest linked to the outbreak.
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The Asian Best Buy supermarket on Second Ave in Tauranga is the latest place of interest added to the Department of Health’s website starting at 4 p.m. Friday.
Those who visited the supermarket between 3:15 p.m. and 5 p.m. last Sunday are advised to self-isolate, test immediately and again on the fifth day after the show.
Further isolation and testing requirements will be provided by public health, the ministry said.
The Palmers Bethlehem, Countdown Bayfair, Countdown Tauranga, Countdown Bureta Park, Countdown Bayfair and Bayfair Mall were also added to the ministry’s website at 3 p.m. Friday.
Those who visited the Palmers Bethlehem between 4 p.m. and 6 p.m. on Sunday were asked to monitor themselves for symptoms of Covid-19 for 10 days after being exposed, take a test and stay home until that the test result is negative.
The same was asked of those who visited Countdown Bayfair between 6:46 p.m. and 8:20 p.m. last Friday, Countdown Tauranga between 8:17 p.m. and 9:40 p.m., Countdown Bureta Park between 7:42 p.m. and 9:08 p.m. and Countdown Bayfair between 11:53 a.m. and 1:38 p.m., all on December 2 and Bayfair Shopping Center Tauranga between 6:45 p.m. and 8:32 p.m. last Friday.
Several other Tauranga-based places of interest were also added earlier on Friday.
Carnie Garden Center and Waterworld at Bayfair Shopping Center in Mount Maunganui and Mecca Maxima at 19 Girven Rd in Mount Maunganui were added to the Department of Health website starting at 2 p.m.
Those who visited the Carnie Garden Center and Waterworld between 3:15 p.m. and 5:30 p.m. on Monday were asked to monitor themselves for symptoms of Covid-19 for 10 days after being exposed and to take a test and stay at home. home until they return a negative test result.
The same question was asked of those who visited Mecca Maxima between 7:17 p.m. and 8:32 p.m. last Friday.
Westpac Bayfair was the first site to be listed on Friday.
Anyone who has visited the 19 Girven Rd, Mt Maunganui branch on December 2 between 11:40 a.m. and 12:55 p.m. should monitor themselves for symptoms of Covid-19 for 10 days after exposure.
If symptoms appear, it is advisable to get tested and stay home until a negative test result is returned, the health ministry said.
Three other locations have been listed in the mall, including the mall itself. Anyone who visited the center between 11:05 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. on December 2 is encouraged to monitor themselves for symptoms.
The Life Pharmacy and Logo City have also been listed for the same day with hours of 11:07 am to 12:21 pm and 11:45 am to 1:00 pm respectively.
None of the new locations were listed as a high risk location.
On Thursday, seven new places of interest were added to the list in Te Kuiti KÅ«iti, Papamoa, Tauranga and Hamilton.
It included a New World supermarket and The Warehouse in Te Kuiti KuÅ«iti, visited on Sunday, the Helm Bar and Kitchen in Hamilton, three in Tauranga (City Sports Bar, Brookfield Hot Bread Shop, The Orchard Thieves Pizza) and a countdown in Papamoa .
Isolation and testing requirements will be provided by public health.
Anyone who was at these locations at the times indicated on the Ministry of Health website You are advised to self-monitor for symptoms of Covid-19 for 10 days after exposure.
Earlier Thursday afternoon, the ministry added the Ranolf Medical Center at 59 Ranolf Street, Victoria, on Monday between 9.45 a.m. and 11:15 a.m. as a place of interest, but it was removed soon after.
The health ministry said it would not publish all low-risk places of interest in red zones under Covid’s new protection framework, saying it would instead list high-exposure events. risk.
This list can be viewed in two ways: Visit date (locations added today have the word NEW next to them) or, if you switch to Date included, the newly added locations appear at the top of the list.
If you were at a place of interest during any of the specified times, you may need to self-isolate and get tested. Follow the directions for that location on the Ministry of Health website and call Healthline on 0800 358 5453 for testing advice.
This list is automatically updated as soon as places of interest appear on the Department of Health website.