COVID-19 media conference — 28 July 2021 at 12:30pm

Watch the media conference with government officials and ministers at 12:30pm.

Media conference

The media conference starts at 12:30pm.


  • Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern
  • Acting Minister for the COVID-19 Response Ayesha Verrall
  • Associate Minister of Health (Māori Health) Peeni Henare
  • Director-General of Health Dr Ashley Bloomfield

Watch the live stream at the Ministry of Health website (external link)

Update on cases for 28 July

There are no cases of COVID-19 to report in the community in New Zealand today.

There is one positive case of COVID-19 to report today in a recent returnee in a managed isolation facility.

Update on cases from the Ministry of Health (external link)