Considering the language used earlier by Hipkins that L4 wasn't in the frame presently, it would indeed be pretty unlikely.
Cabinet hasn't met yet, that meeting starts at 3pm.
I think these sorts of comments are bound to cause anxiety unnecessarily.
4 words to keep in mind, 4 words used very often.
"Go Hard, Go Early"
We only need to look how quickly the whole of NZ went into L4 originally