Many of New South Wales business entrepreneurs, community leaders, government represntatives, and consulates-general of the State’s wonderful and varied cultural backgrounds got together yesterday at Terrey Hills Golf and Country Club to contest the Harmony Cup.
The Harmony Cup celebrates NSW Harmony Day, and supports multiculturalism in Australian society. The invitational golf tournament is a charity event, and all proceeds from the tournament are donated to NSW Rural Fire Service. The event organisers were the Australia China Economics, Trade and Culture Association (ACETCA) and the Australian Council of Promotion of Peaceful Reunification of China (ACPPRC).
The official Tee off ceremony was conducted by John Alexander, Federal Member for Bennelong and included Dr. Amen Lee OAM, Executive Chairman, ACETCA, QIAO Shixue, Chairman, Chinese Golf Association Australia.
Other special guests included John Sidoti MP Jonathan O'Dea MP, Damien Tudehope MP, Tommy Jiang, Chairman, Ostar International Media Group, Bernard Bratusa, Government Relations Director, Golf NSW, Victor Lin Managing Director, Terrey Hills Golf and Country Club, and Shawn Mahoney, General Manager, Terrey Hills Golf and Country Club.
The Presentation after the event was held at Terrey Hills Golf and Country Club. The gross winners of the men’s and women’s event were Victor Lin and Wendy Gong, runners up were Jeremy Chang and Jean Zhou. Third place went to Lin Jianghua and Shirley Luo.
The Longest Drive Award went to Thai Tran. The Nearest the Pin Award went to Tony Xu. And the Straightest Drive Award went to Key Jin.