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The government’s mandatory vaccination requirement for all border workers and corrections staff will end on 2 July.
The government has updated vaccination guidance for the workplace, ahead of vaccine mandates narrowing on 4 April.
More than 1500 people who received a Pfizer Covid-19 vaccine in Queenstown Lakes and Central Otago may not be fully protected after the doses were stored incorrectly, the Southern District Health Board says.
All other regions currently in red, apart from Northland, will also move to orange then.
The only thing really missing, particularly in Auckland and Northland, is customers.
With tourism normally the main source of income, the focus now is safety with a large influx of visitors possible in January.
Unvaccinated people can still use tracks and most of DOC’s toilets but not hut facilities or campgrounds.
Scenic Hotel Group, The Rees Hotel Queenstown, and Omaka Aviation Heritage Centre in Blenheim are implementing visitor vaccination mandates.
Whether or not attractions or hotels can exclude unvaccinated visitors is still unclear, says an employment law expert.
All visitors to Ngāi Tahu Tourism’s attractions across the country will have to show proof of vaccination from Friday 3 December.
Lake Wānaka’s Edgewater Hotel says it will accept only fully vaccinated guests from this Friday 3 December, to coincide with the introduction of the new Covid-19 Protection Framework.
Support up to $24,000 will be available for businesses in Auckland, Northland and Waikato as those regions transition to the new traffic light Covid-19 Protection Framework.
KiwiRail is introducing a vaccine requirement or negative test for passengers on the Interislander ferries from 15 December.
Cabinet will decide today which level each district health board region will start at on the new Covid-19 Protection Framework.
The hotel group is the latest operator to require fully vaccinated guests and workers.
How tourism businesses operate under the traffic light settings in the Covid-19 Protection Framework depends on the specific industry.
Hanmer Springs Thermal Pools and Spa will require all customers to be vaccinated from 3 December, when the government’s traffic light Covid-19 Protection Framework starts.
The free NZ Pass Verifier app to scan and verify My Vaccine Passes is now available for businesses and events to download.
Employers will soon be able to use a tool from the government the assess whether they need to have their staff vaccinated.
SkyCity Entertainment Group says it expects to re-open its casino, entertainment and accommodation facilities in Auckland from 3 December 2021.
Businesses will open under the new Covid-19 Protection Framework on Friday 3 December but no region will start in green.
Tourism and hospitality businesses need more details from the government about its proposed ‘traffic light’ system, says Todd McClay.
Bookings jump for operators like The Rees while others breathe a sigh of relief but all seek more details to help plan for Auckland’s return.
The Restaurant Association says it needs more guidance on how vaccine passports will work in a business setting.
The museum re-opens today with Covid-19 alert level 3 step 2 and social distancing protocols in place.
Queenstown Lakes mayor Jim Boult is welcoming compulsory vaccinations for Air New Zealand passengers from 14 December.
The requirement on the airline’s domestic services will start from mid-December.
GO Rentals will offer a 25% discount wants to vaccinated people who rent a car between today and 10 November.
But the industry body stopped short of calling on its circa 300 holiday park members to mandate vaccination for all visitors and staff.
The country’s biggest hotel group calls for legal cover to allow operators to act.
Auckland Airport says all employees, non-passenger visitors, and contractors must be vaccinated before coming to the operator’s worksites.
The policy will also apply to its 2,900 employees in New Zealand, as well as contractors on its sites.
The govt’s move is not quite yet the go ahead some operators are waiting for to mandate.
The Dunedin Craft Beer and Food Festival has been postponed to 4-5 February 2022.
Staff vaccination could soon be compulsory for hospo, events, and other close-contact businesses.
The Landing in the Bay of Islands will only allow fully vaccinated guests and visitors from 1 November 2021 with proof required on arrival.
The Bay of Islands is currently one of the most fully vaccinated small town tourist destinations in the country with more than 77.2% in Russell having had their full course, according to the latest Ministry of Health data.
Customer feedback to Ultimate Hikes’ mandating vaccination before being able to go on one of its tours has been overwhelmingly positive, says the operator.
Super Saturday exceeded expectations, helping lift the first dose vaccination rate for eligible Kiwis to 85%.
RealNZ’s TSS Earnslaw, WellingtonNZ’s ‘Vaxications’, and SkyCity’s Sky Tower giveaway are joining the day.