Military Exercise 5 - 9 March 2018

The general public is to be advised that NZ Army Training will be conducted on the West Melton Range over the period 5 - 9 March 2018.

The exercise will involve personnel from Bravo Company 2/1 Battalion Royal New Zealand Infantry Regiment, Burnham Military Camp. The exercise will involve up to 50 personnel.

Training will involve soldiers conducting live firing activities at the West Melton Rifle Range, with all firing to be complete no later than 8pm each day.

Live Ball ammunition natures will be fired on a daily basis with High Explosive natures being detonated on Monday 5th March 18 only.

The exercise will also involve 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 20 March 2018 and is current.