Woodbourne Air Force Base - RNZAF Base Woodbourne

RNZAF Base Woodbourne can be found west of Blenheim, in the upper South Island. A key training and support base, Woodbourne is where our newest recruits undergo initial military training before officially joining our ranks.

Air Force personnel standing to attention

With a population of around 600, Base Woodbourne is divided in two by State Highway 6 and is nestled among farmland and vineyards. Woodbourne is primarily used for training new recruits, and for carrying out initial officer and leadership training.

Base gate

Hours 24 hours 7 days
Phone 03 357 1599
Location Middle Renwick Road, Springlands, Blenheim


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Woodbourne base sign