Elegance and decadence: The traditions of High Tea

With our country’s traditional ties to England, many Australians embracing our connection to the Monarchy and to our English heritage by enjoying the most revered of institutions; High Tea.

High tea is synonymous with decadence, the simple tea and biscuits of the standard afternoon refreshment replaced with cream-oozing cakes, warm, flaking pastries and elaborate multi-layered sandwiches.

Generally, we reserve the …