Military Exercise 23 July - 3 August 2017

The general public is to be advised that a NZ Army Exercise will be conducted in the West Melton Rifle Range area over the period 23 July - 3 August 2017.

The exercise will involve personnel of 2/1 RNZIR, from Burnham Military Camp. The exercise will involve up to 90 personnel.

Training will involve soldiers conducting live firing activities at the West Melton Rifle Range over the period 23 July - 3 August 2017.  All firing will be finished no later than 6pm each day, with the exception of 29 July 2017 when firing will be completed by 11pm.

Live ball ammunition will be fired on a daily basis over the entire period.  The exercise will also involve the movement of troops and vehicles by day and night between Burnham Military Camp and West Melton Rifle Range.

For more information please call
03 363 0099

This page was last reviewed on 19 July 2017 and is current.