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The Role of New Zealand Golf

New Zealand Golf Inc. is the governing body for golf in New Zealand and is responsible for fostering and developing the game.

New Zealand Golf provides a wide range of services associated with the game in New Zealand including the national handicapping system, managing the New Zealand Golf representative teams, operating 20 elite golf tournaments, and running the New Zealand Open Championship.

New Zealand Golf Constitution

The Constitution of New Zealand Golf can be downloaded here:

New Zealand Golf Personnel


Sir Bob Charles ONZ, KNZM, CBE


Philip Hassall President

Board of Directors

Murray Ward - Chairman
Michael Smith
Adrienne Greenwood
Mike Howard
Susan Paterson
Max Walker
Maryanne Marlow
Matt Kenny

New Zealand Golf Staff

Dean Murphy, Chief Executive
Dave Mangan, General Manager
Phil Aickin, Golf Manager
Jan Rowsell, Marketing Manager
Rod Allan, Commercial Manager
Karen Collins, Golf Administration
Carl Fenton, Sector Relationship Manager
Mike Lowe, Chief Financial Officer
Liz McKinnon, High Performance Co-ordinator
George Harper Jnr, Media and Communications Manager
Gregg Thorpe, High Performance Manager
Becky Hobson, Personal Assistant
Thiem Nguyen, Participation and Insights Manager
Dayne Bulloch, Regional Support Manager
Richard Hudson, Regional Support Manager
Emily Davidson, Regional Support Manager

Mark Webb, Regional Support Manager
Melanie Evans, Marketing Co-ordinator
Leanne Archer, Accounts Assistant

New Zealand Golf Contact



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