Posted: 17 November, 2016
Malcolm Turnbull Got Donald Trump's Private Number From An Aussie Sporting Legend
Well, that's handy!
Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull managed to jump the queue in order to speak to Donald Trump, after snaring the President-elect's private number from an Aussie sporting icon.
Legend Greg Norman was the mutual friend between the pair, having played golf with the Republican many times over the course of a decade.
According to The Daily Telegraph, the phone call was positive - described by Turnbull as "very warm, constructive and practical".
Through the help of The Shark, Turnbull spoke to Trump second in the world - ahead of Britain's Theresa May and Germany's Angela Merkel.
Norman has a history of being mates with Presidents, with a well-documented friendship with Bill Clinton: