Monique Wright and Matt Shirvington have addressed Natalie Barr’s absence from Dawn on Thursday.
Monique, 48, offered the Channel Seven breakfast present with Matt, who has been filling in for David ‘Kochie’ Koch after he examined constructive to Covid-19.
At the start of the present, the fill-in presenters stated Natalie hadn’t examined constructive to the virus however was absent as a result of she had a head chilly.
Absent: Fill-in presenter Monique Wright has revealed the actual purpose why Natalie Barr (left) is absent from Dawn – after her co-host David Koch (proper) examined constructive to COVID-19
‘Good morning, welcome to Thursday, nice to have your organization. They’re dropping like flies right here at Dawn!’ she stated.
‘First Kochie had COVID. The excellent news is he’s recovering at dwelling and doing very well.’
Matt then defined that Natalie was feeling underneath the climate.
Momentary: Monique(left) offered the present with with Matt Shirvington (proper), who has been filling in for David ‘Kochie’ Koch
‘Nat is unwell. She’s testing unfavourable which is an efficient factor however do you bear in mind the outdated head chilly? That also exists apparently,’ he stated.
‘Relaxation up Nat, hopefully you’ll be again tomorrow,’ he added.
It comes after Natalie’s co-host David Koch revealed he had examined constructive to the virus and was isolating.
Koch returned a unfavourable take a look at on Saturday afternoon earlier than doing the Australia Unites: Crimson Cross Flood Attraction telethon.
‘Nat is unwell. She’s testing unfavourable which is an efficient factor however do you bear in mind the outdated head chilly? That also exists apparently,’ Matt defined
On Sunday morning, he woke feeling ‘shaggy’ and returned a constructive end result.
He now believes he most likely contracted the virus throughout an occasion he hosted on Friday evening.
He stated in an announcement: ‘I examined unfavourable on Saturday lunchtime forward of the Australia Unites broadcast however then wakened feeling a bit shaggy on Sunday morning, which I initially put right down to the late end and sharing the bottle of crimson wine that Sylvia [Jeffreys] and Dr Chris [Brown] insisted we share (that’s my model and I’m sticking with it).’
‘However then I examined once more and it got here in constructive. Signs are gentle and I’m following the well being orders,’ he added.
Constructive: It comes after Natalie’s co-host David Koch (pictured) revealed he had examined constructive to the virus and was isolating