Military Exercise 31 July 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 31 July 2017.

The exercise will involve personnel of 2/4 RNZIR, from Burnham Military Camp. The exercise will involve up to 15 personnel.

Training will involve soldiers marching, living and functioning in the field, carrying weapons in and around the West Melton Rifle Range area from 8am to 5pm 31 July 2017.

Live rounds and pyrotechnics including High Explosives 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 call
03 363 0099


This page was last reviewed on 04 August 2017 and is current.