COVID-19

Please check this page regularly, as information may change. 

Last update: 9:18pm 07.09.2021

ALERT LEVEL 2 - What you need to know

Effective 11:59pm Tuesday 7th September 2021, Canterbury will be at Alert Level 2.

Purapura Whetu will continue to operate under Level 2 as below.

  • Our sites at 166 St Asaph Street and the Phillipstown Community Hub will re-open.
  • Most staff will return to work at our sites and some staff will continue to work remotely.
  • All group programmes and face to face sessions remain cancelled for now, unless we notify you otherwise. These will be reintroduced gradually, so check back for updates!
  • Staff will continue to support clients via phone and video calling.
  • We will offer face to face support in some circumstances and will discuss this with you where applicable.
  • We are still accepting new referrals.
  • Our free helpline 0800 4 WHETU is available Mon to Fri 8:30am-4:30pm.
  • Please find below a list of other support services you may find helpful during this time.

If you visit our sites, please follow these guidelines.

  • Stay at home if you are unwell and get advice from your GP or Healthline about having a test.
  • Scan in and sign in and out of our sites.
  • Wear a face covering.
  • Keep 2 metres apart from others.
  • Practice good hygiene - wash your hands regularly, cough and sneeze into your elbow.

For more information about COVID-19, Alert Levels, testing and vaccinations, please visit:

Let's keep Aotearoa safe!

Māui Clinic @ South City

Māui Clinic @ South City poster

COVID-19 Vaccine Centre

To make a booking for you and your whānau to be vaccinated against COVID-19, book online at:

bookmyvaccine.covid19.health.nz

The clinic is located in South City Shopping Centre, Shop 15, 555 Colombo Street, Christchurch.

Māui Clinic @ South City is a collaboration between Purapura Whetu, He Waka Tapu and the CDHB (Canterbury District Health Board).