No.18(Avon) Squadron


Exercise Kopere

Nina Valley 16/17 September

JI's can be found here

Forecast 16SEP @ 0700

"Fine spells and a few cloudy periods through the day, the chance of the odd occasional shower cannot be ruled out. Winds mostly light and variable in nature"

Currently 7 degrees with a 4kph Northerly.

NZTA Traffic cam - this is across the valley from Nina River, it would be just out of shot, on the right hand side of the picture

Some information on Nina Hut - LINK

Exercise Anu

23 JUN 17 - 25 JUN 17

This is a bushcraft camp where cadets will learn and put into practice outdoor skills including navigation, campcraft, tramping skills, first-aid in the bush, and risk management. These skills will be developed in a mountainous setting in the Arthur's Pass National Park.

JI's are available here

Exercise Trapshot


Cadets will have a chance to practice their leadership and problem solving skills during a series of competitive paintball games.

JI's are available here

2017 Recruiting

We are now recruiting for the 2017 year. If you are 13-15 years of age and interested in joining Air Cadets, come along on Tuesday nights, 6.30pm-9.00pm

Location: Cadet Training Centre, 43 Corsair Drive