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Travel between NZ and New South Wales 'paused'

Staff reporters
Thu, 06 May 2021

Staff reporters
Thu, 06 May 2021
Covid-19 response minister Chris Hipkins has announced quarantine free travel between New Zealand and New South Wales will be paused from 11:59 pm this evening.This comes after two cases of covid-19 was found in Sydney and the sources of infection are being investigated.Hipkins said in a statement that whole-genome sequencing has linked one of the cases to a recent returnee who arrived in Australia from the United States while a household contact of that person has today returned a positive test.Health officials have assessed that with several...

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