Close Country Blank and Live Firing Exercise 18 - 25 March 2019

The general public is to be advised that a NZ Army Exercise will be conducted in the Ahaura, Kopara Road Vic over the period 18 March – 25 Mar 2019.

The exercise will involve personnel from 3rd Combat support Battalion, from Burnham Military Camp. The exercise will involve up to 50 personnel.

Training will involve soldiers carrying small arms and practising close country drills and tactics, using blank rounds and pyrotechnics between the hours of 8am and 6pm.The exercise will also involve the movement of troops by vehicles by day and night between the 18th - 25th March 2019.

Training will also involve soldiers carrying small arms and practising close country drills and tactics, using LIVE ammunition  between the hours of 8am and 6pm on the 23 - 24 March 2019.

For more information please call
Burnham Military Camp
03 363 0099

This page was last amended on 13 March 2019