Ministry of Health of New Zealand

08/10/2020 | Press release | Distributed by Public on 08/09/2020 20:01

COVID-19 media update, 11 August

News article

10 August 2020

There will be a 1pm media conference tomorrow, Tuesday 11 August, at the Ora Toa Cannons Creek Medical Centre CBAC.

The Director-General of Health Dr Ashley Bloomfield, Capital and Coast Director Strategy Innovation and Performance Rachel Haggerty and Ora Toa Clinical Director Sean Hanna will be attending the 1pm media stand-up.

To limit the impact on the CBAC which operates by testing individuals in vehicles stopping outside on Bedford St, and the Medical Centre, could any media attending please park in the nearby Cannons Creek mall carpark - accessed from Warspite Ave.

When: 1pm, Tuesday 11 August
Where: Ora Toa Cannons Creek Medical Centre CBAC 178 Bedford St

Media are requested to take care when filming not to make identifiable patients or cars of those being swabbed - ie, take care to exclude faces and number plates.

Media contact

Name Peter Abernethy
Phone 021 366 111