A week featuring Australian culture as well as its education sector will be held in Hanoi from Feb. 17-25 with a programme of events taking place across the city.

At the start of the week, a police football team from the state of Victoria will play friendly matches against a team from Vietnam ’s Public Security Ministry as well as a team from the Australian Embassy in Hanoi .

The Victoria police will also visit and present sports equipment to the Birla orphanage in Hanoi .

A number of prize winning films from the Melbourne International Film Festival will also be screened for students at three universities in the city.

During the week, popular composer Michael Cuming will perform with a jazz fusion band and a number of seminars on how to learn English more effectively will also take place./.