Military Exercise 9 - 15 September 2019 (Oxford Area)

The general public is to be advised that a NZ Army Exercise will be conducted in the following areas from 9 to 15 September 2019:

  • Oxford Forest Conservation Area
  • Coopers Creek vicinity
  • Oxford Hill
  • Big Ben Saddle
  • Wilson Hill and Eyre River.

The exercise will involve up to 70 personnel of Delta Company from 2/1 RNZIR, Burnham Military Camp. Training will include blank firing and the use of pyrotechnics. Soldiers will be carrying weapons.

Training will involve the movement of troops and vehicles by day and night. Defence Force helicopters will also be used throughout this period.

For more information please contact
Captain Megan Walsh
027 676 5910

This page was last amended on 06 September 2019