PHOTOS: Key tees off with Obama
Prime Minister John Key has teed it up with US President Barack Obama as the pair play golf in Hawaii.
Mr Key and his son Max joined Mr Obama and a personal aide on a course at a military base near the President's rented vacation home on Thursday, Associated Press reported.
Mr Obama is an avid golfer, with but he rarely expands his playing partners outside a small circle of close friends and advisers.
Among those who have received a rare invite to play with Mr Obama in the past are former President Bill Clinton and Republican House Speaker John Boehner.
Mr Key owns a $5.6 million holiday home on Maui.