Military Exercise 30 August - 1 September 2019 (West Melton Rifle Range)

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 30 August to 1 September 2019.

The exercise will involve up to 70 personnel from 2/4 RNZIR, Burnham Military Camp.

Training will involve soldiers firing on the West Melton ranges, living and functioning in the field carrying weapons in and around the West Melton Rifle Range Area from 4pm on 30 August to 3pm on 1 September.

Live rounds and pyrotechnics will be used. The exercise will also involve the movement of troops and vehicles by day along Old West Coast Road.

For more information please contact
SSGT Togia - Christchurch Cadre
021 241 1150

This page was last amended on 03 September 2019