The Vietnam Swans are an inclusive, nationally focussed sporting and social club built around the sport of Australian Rules Football. We have an active membership across Vietnam, including Danang, Hanoi, Hoi An, Ho Chi Minh City and Vung Tau, in addition to the many supporters and former players in Australia and across the globe.

The Swans priorities include:


  • Playing and growing Australian Rules Football in Vietnam
  • Introducing Vietnamese locals to ‘our great game’
  • Strengthening Australian ties in Vietnam, while encouraging people of all backgrounds to participate
  • Supporting and improving the community we live in
  • Travelling to play football games throughout the region
  • On field success – winning matches & tournaments

Highlights of our year include the annual ANZAC Friendship Match in Vung Tau, hosting official AFL Grand Final Parties, home fixtures in Ho Chi Minh City and Hanoi, and travelling around the Asian region for games and tournaments including:


  • AFL Asian Championships
  • Indochina Cup
  • Manila Cup
  • Central Vietnam Games

latest articles

Driving Local Development, #AFLW, Good Deeds and On-Field Success

There are a lot of good things going on at the Vietnam Swans. Sure, we play Aussie Rules in Vietnam on a regular schedule, but there is so much more! Take a moment to check …

2018 Presentation Night

Congratulations to all the participants in AFL-X Hanoi! After a full day of footy out at My Dinh Stadium, we also held our 2018 presentation night on 8 December at Turtle Lake Brewing Company. The …

90+ Players in 6 Teams at AFL-X Hanoi

AFL-X Hanoi was a great success, with over 90 players taking part. AFL-X is a modified game of Australian Rules Football, intended for smaller fields and suitable for mixed teams. With designs from the legends at NINja …

The Form Guide: AFLX Hanoi

Well, the final trainings are done and dusted now, and only a couple of injury concerns to report leading into match day. Self proclaimed 'Captain courageous' Norris seems to have acquired a scratch that needed …

Team's Drafted for AFL-X Hanoi!

The official AFL-X Hanoi draft was completed last night at Turtle Lake Brewing Company! With the first-round pick going to Lachy and Mick's Buffalos, the draft sets the scene for a huge day of football …

AFL-X in Hanoi and the Club's Presentation Night

The 2018 season is almost finished... just one more opportunity to play footy before we break for Christmas! Its been a huge season for the Swans. The debut for the Lady Swans and a win at …