Food Recalls

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

November 10, 2018

Product description

Indian sweets
500g
Packaged in a cardboard box

All Best Before dates up to and including 01 Dec 2018

What are the defects?

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

What are the hazards?

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

What should consumers do?

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

Further information is available from Keshav Sweets by phoning 0421 874 151.


November 10, 2018

Product description

Newstead Johnno Cider 375mL
Best Before 09/07/19, 03/08/19 and 24/09/19

What are the defects?

The recall is due to a packaging fault resulting in the potential for the can to expand and 'pop'.

What are the hazards?

Food products with the potential to pop may cause injury.

What should consumers do?

Consumers should not drink this product and should return the product to the place of purchase for a full refund.

For further information please contact the Newstead Brewing Pty Ltd on 07 3367 0490 or via https://newsteadbrewing.com.au/


November 4, 2018

Product description

Canberra Milk Full Cream
300mL – Use By Dates - 5/11/2018, 8/11/2018, 12/11/2018, 15/11/2018
500mL - Use By Dates - 5/11/2018, 8/11/2018, 12/11/2018, 15/11/2018
1L - Use By Dates - 05/11/2018, 06/11/2018, 08/11/2018, 09/11/2018, 13/11/2018, 15/11/2018

APN/EANs
300mL 9318403500081
500mL 9318403500098
1L 9318403500104

What are the defects?

The recall is due to a faulty seal on some of the black caps.

What are the hazards?

The broken parts of those faulty caps may be found in the milk and may have the potential to be a choking hazard, if ingested. Any consumers concerned about their health should seek medical advice as required.

What should consumers do?

Consumers should not consume the product and should dispose of it and contact the Canberra Milk Consumer Enquiry Centre on 1800 677 852 to arrange a full refund of the purchase price. For further information please contact Canberra Milk Consumer Enquiry Centre on 1800 677 852.
For a list of neighbouring NSW towns impacted by this recall please visit www.ccfa.com.au


November 3, 2018

Product description

Great Southern Truffle Aioli Mayonnaise 100g

Best Before: 22 Feb 2019, 05 Apr 2019 and 20 Jun 2019

What are the defects?

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

What are the hazards?

Any 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 the place of purchase for a full refund.

For further information please contact Great Southern Truffles on 08 6500 4200 or www.greatsoutherntruffles.com.au


October 31, 2018

Product description

My Little Pony Giant Pops 180g
Avengers Giant Pops 180g

36,000 Giant Pops
Batch Code #ZCYL-PAF-1801
Best Before - 01/07/2020

What are the defects?

The recall is due to the presence of a foreign matter (metal).

What are the hazards?

Food products containing metal may cause injury 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.

For further information call Park Avenue Foods Pty Ltd on 03 9555 2096 or email [email protected]


October 24, 2018

Product description

Rice Noodles
1kg
Sold in a plastic bag
Use By 20 November 2018

What are the defects?

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

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 who have a gluten 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 John's Rice Noodle Manufacturing Co on 0421 968 261.


October 24, 2018

Product description

Vegan dairy-free shredded cheese in sealed packets.

Gourmet Shreds Cheddar 200g
Best Before 27/03/2019

Gourmet Shreds Pizza 200g
Best Before 26/03/2019

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 dairy allergy or intolerance may have a reaction if the product is consumed.

What should consumers do?

Consumers who have a dairy allergy or intolerance should not consume this product.

Consumers should return the product to the place of purchase for a full refund.

For further information, call World Brand Importers on 08 9353 7400 or visit www.worldbrandimporters.com.au


October 22, 2018

Product description

Formulite Lupin Soup

Formulite Lupin Soup 500g Bag Chicken Flavour batch 004,006
Formulite Lupin Soup 500g Bag Beef Flavour batch 004,006
Formulite Lupin Soup 500g Bag Vegetable Flavour batch 004,006
Formulite Lupin Soup Box Chicken Flavour batch 004, 005
Formulite Lupin Soup Box Beef Flavour batch 004, 005
Formulite Lupin Soup Box Vegetable Flavour batch 004, 005
Formulite Lupin Soup Trial Pack

What are the defects?

The presence of an undeclared allergen (gluten).

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

Consumers can contact Formulite Pty Ltd on 1300 002 230 or visit www.formulite.com.au for further information.


October 11, 2018

Product description

Penne with capsicum, olives & chilli - ready to eat meal – pasta dish
300g

Batch Code - 242697
APN/EAN - 9345682000308

What are the defects?

The recall is due to an incorrect “use by date” being printed on the product.
Any products with Use By Date 13MAR19 are impacted.

What are the hazards?

A food product consumed after a use by date may cause illness.

What should consumers do?

Consumers should return the product to the place of purchase for a full cash refund.

For further information contact SPQR Holding Pty Ltd (08) 8304 4444 or email [email protected]


October 11, 2018

Product description

Drakes Gourmet Premium Selection Silverside
230g–260g
Use By dates 15/10/18 and 5/11/18

What are the defects?

The recall is due to microbial (Listeria monocytogenes) contamination.

What are the hazards?

Listeria may cause illness in pregnant women and their unborn babies, the elderly and people with low immune systems.

What should consumers do?

Consumers should not eat this product. Any consumers concerned about their health should seek medical advice and should return the product to the place of purchase for a full refund.
For further information please contact Drakes Supermarkets on 08 8415 6100 or at https://www.drakes.com.au/


October 4, 2018

Product description

Enclosed pastry pie with beef filling.

Batch 235/18
APN/EAN - 9310645203539

What are the defects?

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

What are the hazards?

Consumers who have an egg allergy or intolerance may have a reaction if they consume this product.

What should consumers do?

Consumers with an egg allergy or intolerance should not consume this product and should return it to any Coles Express store for a full refund.

Any consumers concerned about their health should seek medical advice.

Consumers seeking further information can contact Coles Customer Care on 1800 656 055.


September 29, 2018

Product description

Mahroum sesame halva
400g plastic container
Best Before 31/12/2018

What are the defects?

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

What are the hazards?

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

What should consumers do?

Consumers who have a pistachio nut 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 Europlus Pty Ltd on 0412 358 593.


September 29, 2018

Product description

Deli Spice Sesame Biscuit Black
150g
Roasted sesame seeds mixed with jaggery, vanilla, liquid glucose & fried gram.
Best Before: 12/2019

What are the defects?

The recall is due to the presence of undeclared allergens (peanut and gluten).

What are the hazards?

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

What should consumers do?

Consumers who have a peanut or gluten 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 V4 Imports Pty Ltd on 0401 263 911.


September 25, 2018

Product description

Schweppes Lemonade 1.1L

Best Before 11 MAR 19 with time code from 20:16 to 20:40

Manufacturing Code: 3202

What are the defects?

An incorrect label (Schweppes Lemonade Zero Sugar) has been applied to the rear of the bottle, which does not accurately describe the ingredients used in this product. The front label is correct.

What are the hazards?

This product contains sugar. Consumers who have a medical need to avoid sugar should not consume this product.

What should consumers do?

Consumers who have a medical need to avoid sugar should not consume this product. The product should be returned to the place of purchase for a refund.

For more information, call the Schweppes Consumer Relations Centre on 1800 244 054 (Mon-Fri, 9am to 5pm AEDT ).


September 23, 2018

Product description

Ready-to-eat pre-prepared meal
Plastic container with a cardboard sleeve
260g
Use By 29/09/2018
Batch Code 0735850315478

What are the defects?

Presence of undeclared allergens (fish, gluten, egg and milk).

What are the hazards?

Consumers with an allergy or intolerance to fish, gluten, egg or milk may have a reaction if the product is consumed.

What should consumers do?

Other action taken to resolve the complaint. This product was sold direct to consumers. Affected consumers have been contacted by SMS or telephone. Consumers should return the product to the place of purchase for a full refund. For further information, contact Youfoodz by phoning 07 3633 0708.
This product was sold direct to consumers. Affected consumers have been contacted by SMS or telephone.

Consumers should return the product to the place of purchase for a full refund.

For further information, contact YouFoodz by phoning 07 3633 0708.


September 22, 2018

Product description

Chilli Coconut Mayo 240g
Best Before - all dates that end in 2018, 01/02/19 and 14/02/19
APN/EAN - 0 793573 403179

What are the defects?

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 with a milk 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 Quality Gourmet on 07 5527 7471 or visit www.qualitygourmet.com.au


September 18, 2018

Product description

Verushka Vodka
Mississippi Bourbon
Los Cabos Tequila
Yachtsman White Rum
Mudgee Rum
Barman’s Choice Whiskey
Hunter Brandy
Her Choice Gin

700mL bottles labelled “Supplied to and bottled in Australia for G J Wholesale"

What are the defects?

Potential chemical contamination.

What are the hazards?

These products may cause illness if consumed.

What should consumers do?

Any consumers concerned about their health should seek medical advice.

Customers should return the product(s) to the place of purchase for a full cash refund.

For further information, contact G J Wholesale on 0411 150 254


September 16, 2018

Product description

Chocolate coated freeze-dried Tasmanian fruits

All Rhuby Creations products:
Chocolate Coated Blackberries 80g
Chocolate Coated Blackcurrants 100g
Chocolate Coated Cherries 80g
Chocolate Coated Coffee Beans 125g
Chocolate Coated Raspberries 80g
Chocolate Coated Strawberries 80g
Chocolate Coated Sultanas 125g
Hot Chocolate and Rhubarb 100g

All Rhuby Delights products:
Multi-flavour 9pk
Original 3pk
Hint of orange 3pk
Hint of lime 3pk
Hint of ginger 3pk
Rhuby Delights Gift Box
Rhuby Delights Gift Hamper

All Best Before dates ending in either 2018 or 2019.

What are the defects?

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

What are the hazards?

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

What should consumers do?

Consumers who have a dairy 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 Rhuby Delights on 0407 822 411 or at www.rhubydelights.com.au


September 9, 2018

Product description

Whole shell eggs

Best before dates 8,10,15,17, 22, 24 and 29 September and 1 October 2018.

What are the defects?

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

What are the hazards?

Food products contaminated with Salmonella may cause illness if consumed.

What should consumers do?

Any consumers concerned about their health should seek medical advice and should return the product to the place of purchase for a full refund.

For further information, contact 0451 110 110.


September 9, 2018

Product description

White Alfalfa 125gm
White Alfalfa 250gm
White Alfalfa 1kg
Green Alfalfa 125gm
Alfalfa and Radish 125gm
Alfalfa and Cabbage 125gm
Alfalfa and Onion 125gm
Alfalfa and Garlic 125gm
Alfalfa and Mustard 125gm
Alfalfa and Broccoli 125gm
Gourmet Pak 100g
All Alfalfa products: USE BY 09/SEPT/18, up to and including USE BY 16/09/2018

What are the defects?

The recall is due to microbial (Salmonella) contamination.

What are the hazards?

Food products contaminated with Salmonella may cause illness if consumed.

What should consumers do?

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 more information please contact: Sunshine Sprouts on 0404 477 285.

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