Food Recalls

Stay up-to-date on the latest food recalls happening across Australia to ensure your business and customers are protected.

August 5, 2019

Product description

Ginger Beerd ginger beer
375mL cans
4 pack
9kg carton

Packaged on date 29/06/19

What are the defects?

Potential for alcohol to exceed marked alcohol content and possibility for can to pop open due to a secondary fermentation.

What are the hazards?

Consumers will not know actual alcohol content of the product, and if the top pops open due to excessive carbonation, this may cause an injury to the user and others.

What should consumers do?

Consumers should not drink this product and if the can is showing any signs of excess pressure (bulging) dispose of the can immediately. Consumers should return product or contact Aether Brewing for exchange or a full refund.

For further information, please contact Aether Group Pty Ltd t/as Aether Brewing on 07 3815 6455 or via https://www.aetherbrewing.com.au


July 31, 2019

Product description

Biscuit Cake
Crisp Cake by Daoxiangcun (Chinese Cake) 640g
Production date 10/04/2019

What are the defects?

The recall is due to the presence of undeclared allergens (walnut and cashew).

What are the hazards?

Consumers who have a walnut or cashew allergy or intolerance may have a reaction if the product is consumed.

What should consumers do?

Consumers who have a walnut or cashew allergy or intolerance should not consume this product and should return the product to the place of purchase for a full refund.

For further infromation, please contact Mingfa Trading on 02 9604 8886.


July 30, 2019

Product description

Pickled cabbage with a marinade containing fish sauce and shrimp paste

Wellbeing Kimchi 450g

Korean Cabbage Kimchi 450g

Korea Kimchi 2kg

Cabbage Kimchi Bossam 450g

Cabbage Kimchi Bossam 800g

All Best Before dates prior to and including 29 Jan 2020.

What are the defects?

The recall is due to the presence of an undeclared allergen (shellfish).

What are the hazards?

Any consumers who have a shellfish allergy or intolerance may have a reaction if the product is consumed.

What should consumers do?

Consumers who have a shellfish allergy or intolerance should not consume this product and should return the products to the place of purchase for a full refund.

For further information, please contact Korean Foods Pty Ltd on 03 9878 1500, or via their web site www.koreafood.com.au


July 28, 2019

Product description

Gippsland Jersey Full Cream Milk 2L
Gippsland Jersey Light Milk 2L

2L plastic bottles

Use By 29 JUL 19

Batch Codes
1907033 full cream
1907034 light

What are the defects?

The recall is due to a processing error associated with pasteurisation.

What are the hazards?

Milk that is not pasteurised according to the standard may be associated with food-borne illness and decreased shelf life.

What should consumers do?

Do not consume the product. Return the product to the place of purchase for a full refund.

For further information, contact Gippsland Jersey on 0412 359 713, email [email protected] or visit https://gippslandjersey.com.au/


July 27, 2019

Product description

Lowan Rice Flakes 500g
Best Before dates - 17/01/2020, 4/02/2020, 5/02/2020, 4/03/2020, 5/03/2020, 11/04/2020, 12/04/2020, 29/04/2020, 13/05/2020, 3/06/2020

Lowan Rice Porridge with Orchard Fruits 500g
Best Before dates - 17/01/2020, 18/01/2020, 5/03/2020, 6/03/2020, 12/04/2020, 6/05/2020, 14/05/2020, 3/06/2020, 4/06/2020

What are the defects?

The recall is due to potential gluten contamination.

What are the hazards?

Any consumers who have a gluten allergy or intolerance may have a reaction if the product is consumed.

What should consumers do?

Consumers with gluten allergies or intolerance should not eat this product.
Consumers should immediately return the products to the place of purchase for a full refund.

For further information, contact Greens General Foods on 1800 355 718 or email [email protected]


July 27, 2019

Product description

Balfours Banger Chilli Cheese Kransky 150g

Batch codes TR9171 and TR9178

What are the defects?

The recall is due to the presence of an undeclared allergen (sesame).

What are the hazards?

Any consumers who have a sesame allergy or intolerance may have a reaction if the product is consumed.

What should consumers do?

Consumers who have a sesame allergy or intolerance should not consume this product and should return the product to the place of purchase for a full refund.

For further information, please contact Balfours Pty Ltd on 1300 300 032 or via https://balfours.com.au/


July 23, 2019

Product description

Bulla Ready To Decorate Ice Cream Cake Base 1.5L
A multi-flavoured ice cream cake base for consumers to decorate themselves
Batch Code 0000001966

Best Before 24/03/2021

What are the defects?

The recall is due to the presence of an undeclared allergen (soy).

What are the hazards?

Consumers who have a soy allergy or intolerance may have a reaction if the product is consumed.

What should consumers do?

Consumers who have a soy allergy or intolerance should not consume this product and should return the product to place of purchase for a full refund.

For further information, contact Bulla Dairy Foods on 1800 001 332 or [email protected]


July 11, 2019

Product description

Whoppers Malted Milk Balls 141g
All batch numbers and best before dates

What are the defects?

The recall is due to the presence of undeclared allergens (milk, wheat, barley, peanuts and tree nuts).

What are the hazards?

Consumers who have a milk, wheat, barley, peanuts or tree nuts allergy or intolerance may have a reaction if the product is consumed.

What should consumers do?

Consumers who have an allergy or intolerance as listed above should not consume this product and should return the product to an ALDI store for a full cash refund.

For further information, contact ALDI on the Recall hotline 1800 709 993.


June 27, 2019

Product description

Chan's Yum Cha at Home Vegetarian Shiitake Dumpling 200g
Chan's Yum Cha at Home Prawn Hargow 200g
Chan’s Yum Cha at Home Sesame Prawn Toast 248g

What are the defects?

The recall is due to non-compliant labelling (incorrect Use By date).

What are the hazards?

Food products with an incorrect date marking may cause illness if consumed.

What should consumers do?

Consumers should not eat this product. Any consumers concerned about their health should seek medical advice and should return the products to the place of purchase for a full refund.

For further information please contact Tasman Foods International Pty Ltd on 03 8555 9876.


June 24, 2019

Product description

Coles Fresh Full Cream Milk 2L

Use By 02 July 2019

What are the defects?

The recall is due to microbial (E. coli) contamination.

What are the hazards?

Food products contaminated with E. coli may cause illness if consumed.

What should consumers do?

Consmers must not consume this product and should return the product or proof of purchase to any Coles Supermarket or Coles Express for a full refund.

Any consumers concerned about their health should seek medical advice.

For further information, please contact on Coles Customer Care on 1800 061 562.


June 22, 2019

Product description

Fresh milk

7-Eleven Lite Milk 2L
Use By 2 July 2019

Gippy Full Cream Milk 2L
Use By 2 July 2019

Gippy Lite Milk 2L
Use By 2 July 2019

Maxi Foods Lite Milk 2L
Use By 2 July 2019

Pauls Professional Café Crema Milk 2L
Use By 2 July 2019

Pauls Smarter White 2% Fat Milk 2L
Use By 2 July 2019

Pauls Rev Low Fat 2L
Use By 2 July 2019

Pauls Rev Low Fat 1L
Use By 2 July 2019

What are the defects?

The recall is due to microbial (E. coli) contamination.

What are the hazards?

Food products contaminated with E. coli may cause illness if consumed.

What should consumers do?

Consumers must not consume this product. Consumers with affected product should return the product to the place of purchase for a full refund.

Any consumers concerned about their health should seek medical advice.

For further information, please contact the Lactalis Australia Consumer Service Team on 1800 676 961.


June 19, 2019

Product description

Chung Jung One Boc Rice- Vegetable flavour 24g
Use By 2019/ Nov/12, 2020/ March/04

Chung Jung One Boc Rice - Shrimp flavour 24g
Use By 2019/ Sep /12, 2020/ March/04

Chung Jung One - Seafood Rice Sprinkles 24g
Use By 2020/ March/07

Chung Jung One - Vegetable Rice Sprinkles 24g
Use By 2020/ March/06

What are the defects?

The recall is due to the presence of undeclared allergens (egg and milk).

What are the hazards?

Any consumers who have a egg and/or milk allergy or intolerance may have a reaction if the product is consumed.

What should consumers do?

Consumers who have an egg and/or milk allergy or intolerance should not consume this product and should return the products to the place of purchase for a full refund.

For further information, contact Korea Connections on 08 9248 5650 or 0425 898 639.


June 18, 2019

Product description

It's Vegan Gluten and Dairy Free Lemon Sorbet 500 mL
Use By 05/02/2020, 08/03/2021 and 29/04/2021
Supplied from 29/04/2019 to 17/06/2019

It's Vegan Dairy Free Cookies Coconut Gelato 500 mL
Use By 27/02/2021
Supplied from 27/02/2019 to 17/06/2019

What are the defects?

The recall is due to the presence of an undeclared allergen (milk).

What are the hazards?

Any consumers who have a milk allergy or intolerance may have a reaction if the product is consumed.

What should consumers do?

Consumers who have a milk allergy or intolerance should not consume this product and should return the products to the place of purchase for a full refund.

For further information, contact Aurora Foods Pty Ltd by phone on 03 9350 1800 or at www.aurorafoods.com.au


June 18, 2019

Product description

Country Fresh Eggs Just Eggs 600g
Chefs Choice Free Range 700g - 30 tray eggs
Chefs Choice Cage Free 800g - 30 tray eggs

Use By: 14 June 2019, 20 June 2019, 24 June 2019, 29 June 2019, 5 July 2019, 9 July 2019

What are the defects?

The recall is due to potential microbial (Salmonella enteritidis) contamination.

What are the hazards?

Food products contaminated with Salmonella may cause illness if consumed.

What should consumers do?

Consumers should not eat these products and should return the products to the place of purchase for a full refund.

Any consumers concerned about their health should seek medical advice.

For further information, please contact The Egg Basket on 02 9826 1847.


June 14, 2019

Product description

Chung Jung One
BOC Rice Vegetable flavour 24g

Chung Jung One
Seafood Rice Sprinkles 24g

Chung Jung One
Vegetable Rice Sprinkles 24g

Best Before dates up to and including 12 Feb 2020

What are the defects?

The recall is due to the presence of undeclared allergens (egg and milk).

What are the hazards?

Any consumers who have an egg and/or milk allergy or intolerance may have a reaction if the product is consumed.

What should consumers do?

Consumers who have an egg and/or milk allergy or intolerance should not consume this product and should return them to the place of purchase for a full refund.

For further information, please contact ​Corean Food Corporation Pty Ltd on 08 9417 2629.


June 14, 2019

Product description

Red Drago Frozen Dried Mud Fish 500g

Best Before 11-04-21

What are the defects?

The recall is due to chemical residue contamination.

What are the hazards?

Food products containing chemical residues may cause illness if consumed.

What should consumers do?

Consumers should not eat this product.

For further information, please contact Tran's Asian Food Centre Pty Ltd on 08 9228 3099 or via https://www.tafc.com.au/


June 14, 2019

Product description

Chung Jung One Stir Fried Rice Mate
Vegetable Flavour 24g

Chung Jung One Rice Seasoning
Vegetable Flavour 24g

Chung Jung One Stir Fried Rice Mate
Shrimp Flavour 24g

Chung Jung One Rice Seasoning
Seafood Flavour 24g

All Best Before dates

What are the defects?

The recall is due to the presence of undeclared allergens (egg and milk).

What are the hazards?

Any consumers who have an egg and/or milk allergy or intolerance may have a reaction if the product is consumed.

What should consumers do?

Consumers who have an egg and/or milk allergy or intolerance should not consume this product and should return the products to the place of purchase for a full refund.

For further information, please contact KS NSW on 02 9648 4567.


June 13, 2019

Product description

Fresh milk

Pauls Smarter White Milk 1 L
Use By: 25 June 2019, 26 June 2019 and 27 June 2019

Pauls Full Fat Cream Milk 1 L
Use By: 26 June 2019 and 27 June 2019

Pauls PhysiCAL Skim 1 L
Use By: 27 June 2019

Pauls PhysiCAL Low Fat 1 L
Use By: 26 June 2019

Pauls Rev Low Fat 1 L
Use By: 28 June 2019

Coles Lite Milk 1 L
Use By: 25 June 2019 and 26 June 2019

Coles Skim Milk 1 L
Use By: 25 June 2019

Coles Full Cream Milk 1 L
Use By: 25 June 2019 and 26 June 2019

What are the defects?

The recall is due to chemical/contaminant (food grade dairy cleaning solution) contamination. The milk products may have a yellowish colouring and/or a metallic chemical taste.

What are the hazards?

This is a food safety issue and anyone concerned about their health should seek medical advice.

What should consumers do?

Consumers with the affected products should return them to the place of purchase for a full refund.

For further information, please contact the Consumer Service Team on 1800 676 961.


June 13, 2019

Product description

Stir Fried Rice Mate - Shrimp Flavour
All Best Before dates up to and including 2020.01.02

Stir Fried Rice Mate - Vegetable Flavour
All Best Before dates up to and including 2019.12.13

Rice Seasoning - Vegetable Flavour
All Best Before dates up to and including 2020.02.12

Rice Seasoning - Seafood Flavour
All Best Before dates up to and including 2019.10.11

What are the defects?

The recall is due to the presence of undeclared allergens (egg and milk).

What are the hazards?

Any consumers who have a egg and/or milk allergy or intolerance may have a reaction if the product is consumed.

What should consumers do?

Consumers who have an egg and/or milk allergy or intolerance should not consume this product and should return the products to the place of purchase for a full refund.

For further information, contact CA National Service Pty Ltd on 0410 095 909 or 0424 880 114.


June 10, 2019

Product description

It's Vegan Gluten and Dairy Free Coconut Vanilla Gelato 500 mL
Use By 27/02/21
Supplied from 28/02/2019 to 31/05/2019

It's Vegan Gluten and Dairy Free Black Carbon Coconut Gelato 500 mL
Use By 11/01/21
Supplied from 28/02/2019 to 31/05/2019

What are the defects?

The recall is due to the presence of an undeclared allergen (milk).

What are the hazards?

Any consumers who have a milk allergy or intolerance may have a reaction if the product is consumed.

What should consumers do?

Consumers who have a milk allergy or intolerance should not consume this product and should return the products to the place of purchase for a full refund.

For further information, contact Aurora Foods Pty Ltd by phone on 03 9350 1800 or at www.aurorafoods.com.au

Current Consumer Level Recalls: https://www.productsafety.gov.au/