Oct 10, 2021 • 10M

Dawn Chorus: Circuit breaker lockdown?

Hendy suggests circuit-breaker level four lockdown for Auckland; Jackson locking off lower half of North Island and all of South Island; Cabinet considering vaccination mandates

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TLDR & TLDL: The weekend spike in Covid cases to a six-week high of 60 and the spread of cases over the weekend to Whangārei and Katikati has sparked calls from modeller Shaun Hendy for a ‘circuit-breaker’ lockdown in Auckland, while immunologist Rod Jackson wants harder borders for the lower half of the North Island and all of the South Island.

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