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The Bugle - Deployment Newsletter


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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Media Releases


Air Force Team Help in Heroin Bust 

The information provided by our PK-Orion aircraft crew in the middle east has helped discover a cache of heroin thought to be valued at over $200 million..

HMNZS HAWEA Deploys to Fiji

HAWEA will help patrol the South Pacific country’s territorial seas and Exclusive Economic Zone over the next six months.



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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

What’s Happening Overseas


This page was last reviewed on 12 May 2017, and is current.