Australian officials respond to latest Auckland Airport Covid case

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Newstalk ZB,
Publish Date
Tue, 20 Apr 2021, 5:58PM
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Australian officials respond to latest Auckland Airport Covid case

Author
Newstalk ZB,
Publish Date
Tue, 20 Apr 2021, 5:58PM

Australia appears pretty confident the trans Tasman bubble will stay afloat after today's positive Covid-19 border worker case.

It's a person who cleans planes from high-risk countries at Auckland Airport.

They'd received both Pfizer shots, which provides 95 per cent immunity.

ABC political editor Andrew Probyn told Heather du Plessis-Allan officials have been making it clear there's bubble plans to manage any potential spread of the virus.

He thinks both countries realise it's quite possible there might be a situation where flights are suspended.

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