NZ BREAKING NEWS 6:23pm 28/4/09 : NZ HeraldThe World Health Organisation's Melbourne laboratory has just confirmed 3 positive H1N1 cases in Auckland, NZ.
Full pandemic planning had been in operation here for nearly a week after Influenza A was first identified in student groups from 3 separate high schools returning from Mexico with flu symptoms.
Actual swine flu (H1N1) in 3 samples has been publicly confirmed 3 hours ago making New Zealand the 6th country with confirmed cases after Mexico, the US, Canada, Spain and France.
Crossing fingers down under and counting on our government having it together for us.
Scary that it's in my town.