17 Jun 2020

Former RNZ journalist on life in managed isolation

From Morning Report, 6:40 am on 17 June 2020

Two women who arrived from the UK on 7 June were allowed out of managed isolation in Auckland to travel to Wellington on compassionate grounds whilst infected with the novel coronavirus.

Director-General of Health Ashley Bloomfield says both returned positive tests for Covid-19 after driving between Auckland and Wellington.

Former RNZ reporter Alexa Cook is in quarantine after returning from the UK.

She speaks to Susie Ferguson.