Ryan Tongia (born 31 May 1990 in Brisbane) is an Australian-born professional rugby footballer who currently plays rugby union for Hawke's Bay and the Highlanders in New Zealand. Ryan Tongia is of Papua New Guinean, Chinese and German descent, but has been raised in Australia all his life. His position is right or left wing, or fullback. He is a Papua New Guinea rugby league international. Tongia played in two games for the Highlanders in 2015. One at Left wing and the other on the right wing.