About Us

Hemp Foods Australia is the largest Hemp Food Wholesaler, Retailer, Manufacturer and Exporter in the Southern Hemisphere.

Hemp Foods Australia was Founded by Paul Benhaim in 1999. Paul became well known after starting the UK Hemp Industry in 1993 creating Europe’s best selling Health Snack (9Bar) . Europe’s best selling Health Snack


Located in pristine Bangalow on Australia’s east coast Hemp Foods Australia's 11,000 sq ft facility is 100% Australian Certified Organic. We employ purely mechanical, low-temperature processes for everything we do resulting in the most nutritious products possible. We are Australian owned and operated and our management have over 3 decades of combined expertise in Hemp Foods.

We have worked with many companies in the food industry and welcome enquiries from businesses looking to get involved with Hemp Foods and fiber. Since our inception in 1999, Hemp Foods Australia has been researching and developing the potential for an Australian hemp foods market. This has been ramped up since 2013 with our intention to create The Southern Hemispheres largest hemp foods processing plant.

UPDATE: Thanks to the COAG delays we continue to develop our processes and expect 2017 to be the year we are fully HACCP certified efficient processing facility. We expect full production for the Australian food industry to begin in 2017 whilst we begin to supply export markets with our trial products that are being used as a food in Japan, South Korea, North America and Europe

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