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Peter Helliar reveals he caught Covid from his Project co-host Kate Langbroek

Peter Helliar has revealed he contracted Covid-19 from Kate Langbroek after testing optimistic for the virus earlier this month.

Speaking on KIIS FM’s 3pm Pick Up on Thursday, the 46-year-old comic revealed he’d caught the virus from his Project co-host.

The revelation prompted Kate, 56, who additionally hosts the 3pm Pick Up, to come back ahead and reveal her prognosis for the primary time. 

Virus: Peter Helliar has revealed he contracted Covid from Kate Langbroek (pictured) after testing optimistic for the virus earlier this month

Kate’s co-anchor on the radio present, Monty Dimond, requested Pete: ‘Where did you presumably get your Covid from?’

‘I presumably caught it from Kate Langbroek,’ he responded with amusing.  

Pete additionally revealed he had been quarantining at his sister’s seaside home, away from the remainder of his household. 

Contagious: Speaking on KIIS FM's 3pm Pick Up on Thursday, Peter Helliar (pictured) revealed he'd caught the virus from his Project co-host

Contagious: Speaking on KIIS FM’s 3pm Pick Up on Thursday, Peter Helliar (pictured) revealed he’d caught the virus from his Project co-host 

He added that he’d been studying Kate’s memoir, Ciao Bella! Six Take Italy, about her stint dwelling overseas together with her household, to cross the time. 

Meanwhile, a slew of Melbourne-based celebrities have examined optimistic for Covid-19 in latest weeks.

Last week, it was revealed WAG Kylie Brown had examined optimistic for the virus after contracting it from her husband, former AFL participant Jonathan Brown.

Positive: The revelation prompted Kate, 56, who also hosts the 3pm Pick Up, to come forward and reveal her diagnosis for the first time

Positive: The revelation prompted Kate, 56, who additionally hosts the 3pm Pick Up, to come back ahead and reveal her prognosis for the primary time

Kylie mentioned she’d been ‘hit the toughest in our household’, however had managed to get some recent air within the backyard, which made her really feel higher. 

It additionally emerged that Jonathan’s Nova FM co-host Chrissie Swan had examined optimistic for Covid, forcing the radio station to close down.

‘Turns out I did not escape Covid in any case. After feeling a bit drained and flat I took a take a look at and it is come again optimistic,’ the 48-year-old wrote on Instagram final week. 

Catching: Last week, it was revealed WAG Kylie Brown had tested positive for the virus after contracting it from her husband, former AFL player Jonathan Brown. Pictured together at a bar opening in Melbourne last month

Catching: Last week, it was revealed WAG Kylie Brown had examined optimistic for the virus after contracting it from her husband, former AFL participant Jonathan Brown. Pictured collectively at a bar opening in Melbourne final month 

Peter beforehand mentioned his expertise with Covid-19 after testing optimistic to the virus earlier this month.

During an episode of The Project, he revealed the negative effects he received from the virus and credited the vaccine for his ‘delicate’ signs.

‘I had three days the place it felt like I had a gentle chilly. I did lose style for a few days and odor for a couple of week. I additionally received some chills within the night time,’ he mentioned.

Sick: It also emerged that Jonathan's Nova FM co-host Chrissie Swan (pictured) had tested positive for Covid, forcing the radio station to shut down

Sick: It additionally emerged that Jonathan’s Nova FM co-host Chrissie Swan (pictured) had examined optimistic for Covid, forcing the radio station to close down

‘People say you will not know what the vaccine did as a result of it is the one expertise I’ve had. But I inform what, I had the vaccine and it labored as marketed,’ he added. 

Posing for a selfie, Peter wrote on Instagram: ‘So I used to be sick of buddies saying they did not know anybody with Covid. So I went and received Covid (not intentionally in fact).

‘I’m nearing the top of my quarantine and I really feel completely effective. The worse it received was a gentle chilly.’

'I had three days where it felt like I had a mild cold. I did lose taste for a couple of days and smell for about a week. I also got some chills in the night,' he said

‘I had three days the place it felt like I had a gentle chilly. I did lose style for a few days and odor for a couple of week. I additionally received some chills within the night time,’ he mentioned 

The comic then praised the vaccine and mentioned it was on account of his totally vaccinated standing that he was in a position to keep away from extra critical signs.

‘Not as a result of the virus did not have unhealthy intentions however as a result of science is sensible and being totally immunised meant I had a complete bunch of vaxxy goodness defending me. My household are protected and I’m grateful,’ he wrote. 

Peter did not cease there, professing he has a ‘crush on science’. 

'I am nearing the end of my quarantine and I feel absolutely fine. The worse it got was a mild cold,' said the fully vaccinated star

‘I’m nearing the top of my quarantine and I really feel completely effective. The worse it received was a gentle chilly,’ mentioned the totally vaccinated star 

‘Thank you Science. I believe I received a crush on you,’ he gushed.

‘Also, to all of the well being employees and providers. Luckily I did not have to go to hospital however everybody I spoke to on the cellphone have been utterly compassionate, skilled, caring and extremely affected person.

‘The system is undoubtedly underneath quite a lot of stress however they’re doing an exquisite job.’ 

'People say you won't know what the vaccine did because it's the only experience I've had. But I tell what, I had the vaccine and it worked as advertised,' he added

‘People say you will not know what the vaccine did as a result of it is the one expertise I’ve had. But I inform what, I had the vaccine and it labored as marketed,’ he added 

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