Media Releases

​Read the latest media releases from Canterbury District Health Board.

Please contact the media team if you would like to know more about any of these news items or have a media enquiry.

Free flu shots for under 18s in Hurunui and Kaikōura

Young people in the Kaikōura and Hurunui areas can once again receive the best protection against the flu this winter for free.


Plane passengers exposed to measles as sixth case confirmed

​​​A woman in her 20s from Queenstown is the latest person to be confirmed as having measles, and brings the total to six...


Completing the Census is vital to help us plan and fund your health services

​Completing your Census form and being counted as a Cantabrian is important and will help ensure your DHB is funded correctly....


Canterbury DHB welcomes announcement of more funds to support the wellbeing of children

Canterbury DHB Chief Executive, David Meates, today welcomed the Prime Minister’s announcement of an additional $28 million to...

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