79 days ago

Woman in her 80s tests positive for virus at Avondale rest home

Melanie Earley Reporter from Western Leader

Kia ora neighbours, a woman in her mid 80s at a rest home in Avondale has tested positive for Covid-19.

Further testing has been carried out at the Rosaria Rest Home in Avondale after the woman's positive result.

So far, all results received for other residents and staff are negative, with four further tests results expected later on Tuesday.

It's the second aged care facility in West Auckland to be affected by Covid-19 in the Delta outbreak.

At Edmonton Meadows care home in Henderson there are 20 residents and four staff members with the virus.

Read the full story below.

More messages from your neighbours
3 days ago

Are you happy about the loss of 8,000 planted native seedlings?

Todd Niall Reporter from Community News

Kia ora Neighbours, A contested decision by politicians on the Upper Harbour Local Board to mow down 8,000 native plants and young trees, could bring a hefty bill. Council staff reject that there was a mistake in the planting, and now there could be a big bill. What do you think ?

2 hours ago

Donations need for Tonga

Durba from Avondale

Hi friends,
Sorry for the late notice but just found out that my neighbour has a 20ft container outside her house due to leave Tonga tomorrow Friday 28/1/22 afternoon. They have collected substantial goods but could do with more. They are looking for household goods, clothing, linen, water and non-perishable food. You can drop off at 22 Kelston St New Lynn. Please let your friends know.
Thank you.

1 day ago


Isabell from Sunnyvale

looking for someone to do my lawns asap i will pay them well please let me know my number is 098186925