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The Bugle

Our deployment newsletter with news from our personnel around the world and helpful ideas and information from our deployment community.


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Min Def welcomes MANAWA 3 Home
Troops Return from IRAQ

Minister of Defence Gerry Brownlee welcomes home the third rotation of New Zealand troops at Christchurch..

New Zealand Personnel Mentor a New Batch of Afghan Cadets

The officer cadets, about 30 of whom are women, recently started a 12-month training programme at the Afghan National Army Officer Academy (ANAOA) in Kabul



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Welcome to HomeBase

COMJ Major General Tim Gall in DPMs  HOMEBASE is intended to provide members of the New Zealand Defence Force's deployment community with information that will  support and empower them during deployment. 

If you are a deployed person, a support worker, a friend or family member of a deployed person, please use the resources this site has to offer.



The NZDF welfare website for initiatives aimed at contributing to better support for all Defence Families at all times.

Click Here for More Information.



To help you to protect your personal information we have put together a New Zealand Defence Force Social Media Handbook which you can download, read online or print out.

Social Media Handbook

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This page was last reviewed on 5 December 2016, and is current.