The match was played in front of 26,214 fans at Mt Smart Stadium.
Ben Francis breaks down the individual performances from both Tonga and Australia.
Tonga is set to play a number of big matches in 2019.
After losing to the NZ Kiwis, the league world champions returned to form.
Mate Ma'a Tonga lost the historic league encounter, but won hearts.
The Kangaroos withstood a stern challenge to beat their spirited rivals 34-16.
Australia are set to face Tonga in a historic rugby league test.
The Tongan king told players how to prepare for war ahead of their league test against Australia.
The Tongan league star has been linked with a move to Leeds.
The NRL star believes Tonga are far from favourites for the blockbuster league test.
The Kangaroos second-rower is also eligible for Tonga and New Zealand.
The Mate Ma'a hope to inflict a second straight league loss on Australia.
Coach Mal Meninga has stuck with the league side that lost to the Kiwis.
The Australian rugby league great says the suspended Inglis is "the man for the job".
The barnstorming Tonga forward attacked a journalist through a podcast.