All produce suppliers to major Australian supermarkets and retail outlets are being reminded to ensure they comply with the new Harmonised Australian Retailer Produce Scheme before the 1 January 2018 deadline. The...

A Rafferty’s Garden infant food product has been recalled as it may contain glass. Rafferty’s Garden Happy Tummies Vegetable Risotto with best before dates of 10 August 2018 and 12 August 2018 have...

Food Standards Australia New Zealand (FSANZ) says it does not believe there is any health or safety risk to infants who consume infant formula containing nano-hydroxyapatite particles. Responding to the...

A food safety warning has been issued telling Australians to be cautious of food poisoning when cooking winter foods like soups and stews. Chair of the Food Safety Council, Rachelle Williams, said although...

Food containing low-THC hemp can now be sold in Australia. The decision to allow for the sale of low THC hemp foods at the Australian and New Zealand Ministerial Forum on Food Regulation came late last...

Australia’s central government food standards agency, Food Standards Australia New Zealand (FSANZ) has appointed a new Chief Executive Officer. Mark Booth will be taking on the role, relieving Steven...

Australia is experiencing a garlic bread shortage due to a massive recall impacting Woolworths, Aldi, IGA, Domino’s and Pizza Hut. Bread-manufacturer, George Weston, has issued a recall for a wide range...

New research from the University of Adelaide has concluded that there is no greater risk of Salmonella contamination in the production of free range eggs due to hot summer weather. Despite there being...

Food Standards Australia New Zealand (FSANZ) has released the third edition of Safe Food Australia. Safe Food Australia is a guide to the food safety standards in the Australia New Zealand Food Standards...

The University of Queensland and Horticulture Innovation Australia are partnering to investigate whether adding probiotics to bagged salads can help reduce incidences of salmonella and listeria poisonings. The...