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Our Vision

Preparing New Zealand’s successful leaders of tomorrow

Our Values


Confronting challenges, both physical and moral, to overcome any adversity.


Being reliable and loyally serving and supporting the NZCF, local communities, and New Zealand.


Looking out for each other, having respect for all, and championing the benefits of friendship, teamwork, and diversity.


Having self-discipline and always being honest, trustworthy, and responsible.

Navy League Regatta 2018

Who we are

Training Ship ACHILLES is a Sea Cadet unit of the New Zealand Cadet Forces. A national disciplined youth organization that aims to develop today’s youth with self-confidence and discipline to become better citizens, and leaders of tomorrow; through fun, challenging activities, that are aligned with a military framework.

Our Mission

To develop and enable self-disciplined, confident, and responsible young New Zealanders.

NZCF Commandant inspects the cadets prior to parade at Exersice Cadet 2020
Training Ship Achilles (Auckland City)


Phone: 09 521 9128

19 Tamaki Drive
Okahu Bay
Auckland 1071

© New Zealand Cadet Forces — TS ACHILLES Since 1964