As the rest of the country enjoys the first day back to somewhat normality, Auckland continues to have pockets of Covid popping up in the community - with locations of interest still being released.
Just one new location of interest has been added by the health ministry this afternoon - a new visit to a supermarket already on the Locations of Interest website page.
• Countdown Mt Roskill, 112 Stoddard Rd
Anyone who was at the supermarket between 12.30pm and 1.15pm on Wednesday, August 25, is told to monitor their health for any Covid-19 symptoms for 14 days after the date of exposure.
The supermarket already features on the page at the moment, with a Covid case visiting the premises between 5.15pm and 5.45pm on Saturday, August 28.
Four new locations were released by the Ministry of Health this morning.
• McKinnon Street Superette, Mt Roskill
• Unichem Māngere East Pharmacy, Māngere East
• GAS Mascot Ave petrol station, Māngere
• Orly Avenue Superette, Māngere
GAS Mascot Ave and the Orly Avenue Superette, were visited by a Covid case or cases on Sunday, September 5.
The Unichem Māngere East Pharmacy is the latest location of interest visited by a Covid case on Monday.
The infected person or persons was at the pharmacy between 3.18pm and 3.23pm.
Despite the five-minute drop-in, anyone who was there at that time is told to self-monitor for Covid symptoms for 14 days.
If symptoms develop, get a Covid test and stay home until the result comes back.
The two Father's Day visits were in the morning, with the visit to the GAS Mascot Ave petrol station made between 7.45am and 8.50am.
The Orly Avenue Superette was linked to a Covid cases for just over an hour between 7.30am and 8.40am.
The McKinnon Street Superette, at 2 McKinnon St in Mt Roskill, was affected on Wednesday, August 25, when a positive case visited between 1pm and 2.15pm.
New locations released last night
• Countdown Mt Roskill
• SuperValue Palomino Henderson
• New World Mt Roskill
• Whenuapai Gardens & Orchard Manukau
A positive case visited Countdown Mt Roskill, at 112 Stoddard Rd, between 12.30pm and 1.15pm on Wednesday, August 25.
The SuperValue Palomino, at 4/138 Sturges Rd in Henderson, is linked to a Covid positive case on Friday, August 27. The case was in the store for five minutes between 1.40pm and 1.45pm that day.
Anyone who was there at the same time is told to self-monitor for Covid symptoms for 14 days after being exposed. If symptoms develop, get a test and stay home until the result comes back.
Around the same time on the same day, a person with Covid was at the New World Mt Roskill store, at 53 May Rd. The case was in store for almost two hours between 1.45pm and 3.30pm on Friday, August 27.
The last location added last night is the Whenuapai Gardens & Orchard Manukau supermarket at 533 Great South Rd near Papatoetoe. A Covid positive person was there on Saturday, August 28, between 1.30pm and 2pm.
Two locations were visited on Saturday, September 4.
An infected person was at the Pak'nSave Botany supermarket, at 501 Tī Rākau Drive, that day from 4.40pm and 5.40pm.
Another positive case or cases were at the New World Botany supermarket - about a five minute drive away - at 588 Chapel Rd. The affected time is between 5pm and 6.30pm.
On Friday September 3, a positive case was at the Countdown supermarket inside the NorthWest shopping centre at Westgate, Massey, between 5.16pm and 5.45pm.
As a result, the whole NorthWest shopping centre is also now listed as a separate location of interest at the same time.