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South Australian food brand, Pangkarra Foods, will be taking to the skies this month with the addition of Pangkarra’s Roasted Chickpeas and Roasted Bean Mix (25g packs) on a selection of Virgin Australia domestic flights.


The local, Australian grown and made products will be served as complimentary snacks on evening flights from Brisbane, Melbourne, Sydney, Adelaide and Perth, rotating weekly.


Katherine Maitland, Director of Pangkarra Foods, says it is a fantastic opportunity for Pangkarra Foods to be supplying Virgin Australia.


“We are thrilled to be working with Virgin Australia to supply the Pangkarra Roasted Chickpeas and Roasted Bean Mix to their guests,” she said.


“To be included on the Virgin Australia menu is an exciting venture for Pangkarra Foods, and we look forward to a great partnership.” she said.


Virgin Australia General Manager Customer Experience and Product, Tash Tobias said, “At Virgin Australia, we are proud to offer our guests premium and locally sourced products on board that also taste fantastic!


“The Pangkarra Chick Pea and Roasted Bean Mix is a delicious new snack on our menu that will be served on evening flights and go perfectly with a drink from our beverage menu,” Ms Tobias said.


Customers looking to purchase Pangkarra pulses directly are encouraged to visit the online shop here. 



To celebrate the launch of Pangkarra pulses on Virgin Airlines inflight menus, we will be offering a Pangkarra Gourmet Pack to one lucky Virgin Australia passenger.

To win the Pangkarra pack, simply take a photo of the Chickpeas and/or Bean Mix (25g packs) in the air and send to Pangkarra Foods via email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or post to your own social media channel to win the pack.

You must use the hashtag: #pangkarrapulses to be eligible. 
Entries will be judged on originality and creative merit of the photo.

Please use the following social media handles:

Closing date to submit the photo: 15th April 2018. 
Pangkarra pack will be posted to the recipient.

Good luck!