Attending a high tea isn’t something new. I do like the occasional high tea, quite fond of them actually. But how can you say no Virgin Australia when they ask you to attend a high tea at 40,000 feet? To be part of something that no other airline in Australia has attempted before, the highest of all high teas.
The high tea, served on today’s (14/10/13) Sydney-Perth route, was to mark Luke Mangan’s third anniversary of working with Virgin and to celebrate the arrival of the seventh wide-bodied Airbus A330 aircraft to the Virgin fleet. The A330 will be flying the Sydney-Perth route from this month for weekday services.
More than 300 scones baked, 580 ribbons sandwiches prepared, and 270 cups of tea brewed for the high tea. Read more →