Story: Koreans

Indoor golf practice (4th of 4)

Indoor golf practice

Kim Dongchul practises at the all-weather driving range run by his uncle, Kim Sung Yup. A Korean businessman who has lived in Wellington since 1986, Kim Sung Yup opened his driving range in Lyall Bay in 1994. Many Koreans play golf, and some youngsters are among New Zealand’s most promising players.

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Alexander Turnbull Library, Dominion Post Collection (PAColl-7327)
Reference: EP-New Zealand-Golf-01
Photograph by John Nicholson

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How to cite this page:

Inshil Choe Yoon and Hong-key Yoon, 'Koreans - Community and culture', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 30 November 2021)

Story by Inshil Choe Yoon and Hong-key Yoon, published 8 Feb 2005, reviewed & revised 1 Oct 2015, updated 1 Apr 2016