Courier drivers for New Zealand Post say the company is not doing enough to make them feel safe.
The money was raised in less than 24 hours.
The council says the risk of workers contracting COVID-19 is too great.
It came as Prime Minister Ardern announced a nationwide lockdown.
"It was a simple thing we could do to support the community in a time of need."
Wellington City Mission is preparing for an influx of people - but they need more food.
The museum will review its closure after two weeks.
"Being in self-isolation can be pretty disempowering for people."
"This will minimise the physical contact between customers, staff and bus drivers."
"What has happened overseas is they have reacted too late."
Irish bars around Wellington say they're cracking on with St Patrick's Day events as planned for this afternoon, but not without taking extra precautions.
"Our decision to travel to New Zealand was made with the best of intentions."
QT Hotel is awaiting Ministry of Health advice before cleaning the room.
Milk Crate was visited by an Australian man who later tested positive for coronavirus.
"We acknowledge it's not the same as going overseas, but it's our little bit to reach out."
The Australian man was diagnosed hours after landing in Wellington.
: Police said the comments were "inappropriate" in the context of the day.
An Australian man is reportedly claiming to be the seventh person diagnosed with COVID-19 in New Zealand.
The unit will focus on deterring, preventing and detecting corruption.
"I was crying and begging the police officer to walk us home but she refused."