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Deployment newsletter keeping you informed about what is happening with our personnel around the world and also provide you with an opportunity to send and receive messages, to and from home.

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New Zealand Defence Force Training Mission to Iraq 

New Zealand Defence Force personnel to deploy on a non-combat training mission to Iraq.

Orion Returns to New Zealand

One of our Orion aircraft and crew returned to New Zealand  from ongoing Middle East counter-piracy and security operations.



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Welcome to HomeBase

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.



New Zealand Defence Force is supporting a survey being conducted through the University of Auckland.  Follow the link to find out more and participate. 

Partner's Survey


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 25 March 2015, and is current.