Anyone who visited a dozen new locations of interest – including supermarkets, restaurants and retail stores – in Auckland, is being urged to get a Covid t

Anyone who visited a dozen new locations of interest – including supermarkets, restaurants and retail stores – in Auckland, is being urged to get a Covid test as soon as possible.
The information comes after the Ministry of Health made a late-night announcement confirming two more people who had been in managed isolation at the Pullman Auckland hotel have tested positive for Covid-19.
As a result, 12 new locations in and around the North Shore and Albany areas have been released by officials.
Where to get tested
Those in North Shore can get tested at a number of testing stations.
North Shore
Two pop-up facilities have been put up at Victor Eaves Park, on Florence Ave in Orewa, between 9.30am and 4pm and at the North Harbour Stadium (Carpark B) on Stadium Road, in Albany, between 8am and 6pm.
Both stations will be open at the same times tomorrow as well.
The Northcote Community Testing Centre – on College Rd, Northcote – is open from 8.30am to 4.30pm today and tomorrow and from 8.30am to 2.30pm on Saturday and Sunday.
West Auckland
West Aucklanders can get tested at the Health New Lynn facility at Totara Health Services on McCrae Way, New Lynn, between 8.30am to 4.30pm today and tomorrow. The facility is closed at the weekend.
The Whnau House Waipareira Trust Henderson, on Catherine St in Henderson, is open from 8am to 4pm today and tomorrow and from 8am to 2pm at the weekend.
Central Auckland
Members of the public can also get tested at the Balmoral Community Testing Centre on Balmoral Road, Mt Eden, from 8.30am to 4.30pm today and tomorrow.
It is open again from 8.30am to 2.30pm on Saturday and Sunday.
South Auckland
People in South Auckland can get a Covid test at the Whnau Ora Community Clinic on Druces Rd, in Wiri, from 8.30am to 4.30pm today and tomorrow.
The testing clinic is open from 8.30am to 2.30pm on Saturday but is closed on Sunday.
The tara Community Testing Centre, at the Otara Town Centre, is open from 8.30am to 4pm today and tomorrow but closed on Saturday. It is open again from 10am to 2pm on Sunday.
New locations of interest released:
BBQ King Albany – Jan 17, 11am-2pmPak n Save Silverdale – Jan 17, 2pm-2.30pmBBQ King Albany – Jan 17, 5pm-9pmPak n Save Silverdale – Jan 18, midday-12.30pmBBQ King – Albany Jan 18, 12.30pm-3pmCaltex rewa – Jan 18, 1pm-1.30pmBBQ King Albany – Jan 18, 5pm-9pmHickeys Pharmacy rewa – Jan 23, 12.30pm-1.30pmFarmers Albany -Jan 24, midday-1pmTai Ping Supermarket Albany – Jan 24, midday-1pmNew World rewa – Jan 25, 1pm-2pmTai Ping Supermarket Northcote – Jan 26, 12.30pm-1pm