News

5 Jan 2017

Vic: Warning about the use of inflatable air loungers in water

Consumer Affairs Victoria is warning consumers against using inflatable air loungers in water following reports of near drownings.
4 Jan 2017

NSW: Warning about the use of inflatable air loungers in water

NSW Fair Trading is warning consumers against using inflatable air loungers in water following reports of near drownings.
24 Dec 2016

Tas: Ban on portable decorative ethanol burners

An interim ban on portable decorative ethanol burners has been enacted in Tasmania.
23 Dec 2016

NT: Decorative Alchohol Fuelled Burners Banned in the NT

Decorative alcohol fuelled burners designed for table-top use are the subject of an immediate 60-day interim product safety ban throughout the Northern Territory.

22 Dec 2016

ACT: Ban on Portable Ethanol Burners

The ACT have imposed an interim ban on the sale of ethanol burners on 22 December 2016.
21 Dec 2016

NSW: Interim ban on sale of portable decorative alcohol-fuelled burners

The NSW Government has approved an interim ban on the sale of portable decorative alcohol-fuelled burners, due to concerns about their safety.
21 Dec 2016

Decorative burners on notice ahead of national ban

The Minister for Small Business Michael McCormack has issued a national proposed ban notice for certain types of decorative alcohol fueled burners, also known as ethanol burners.
21 Dec 2016

QLD: Ethanol Burners

An interim ban interim ban on the sale of unsafe ethanol burners was imposed on 21 December 2016.
21 Dec 2016

VIC: Product safety ban on portable ethanol burners

Portable decorative ethanol burners have been banned from sale in Victoria, with recent serious injuries reported throughout Australia raising concerns about their safety.
21 Dec 2016

SA: Product safety ban on portable ethanol burners

Portable decorative ethanol burners are now banned from sale in South Australia with recent serious injuries reported throughout Australia increasing concerns about their safety.