21 Sep 2021

Covid-19: Auckland rolls the dice with alert level move

From Morning Report, 7:09 am on 21 September 2021

It's a roll of the dice that could either eliminate Delta or send the country tumbling back into a strict lockdown.

From tomorrow, Auckland will move to level 3 after spending five weeks hunkered down at level 4.

But with its stubborn tail and a jump to Waikato, the delta outbreak is showing it doesn't always play ball.

Health correspondent Rowan Quinn reports.