The first case of Coronavirus in Wellington has been confirmed by the Ministry of Health in a media livestream by the Canterbury District Health Board. The full media release will be published on the Ministry of Health website below soon. https://www.health.govt.nz/our-work/diseases-and-conditions/covid-19-novel-coronavirus An Australian man is currently self isolating in a hotel located in Wellington, alongside his wife. The man was tested for Coronavirus in Australia after returning from France. He was informed of the positive test result after arriving in Wellington. The man arrived at 12.05am yesterday morning from Brisbane on Air NZ flight 828.