Vimwood Australia—Assorted Children's Character Watches

Identifying features

WAL126132 - Batman
WAL126133 - Superman
WAL126135 - Dora
WAL126136 - Peppa Pig
WAL126137 - Thomas the Tank Engine
WAL126149 - Scooby Doo

What are the defects?

The cover at the back of the watch is not securely affixed and young children may gain access to the internal button battery during play.

What are the hazards?

If young children gain access to the button battery and ingest it, they may suffer internal burn injuries, which can result in serious illness and even death.

What should consumers do?

Immediately cease using the product and return it to the place of purchase for a full refund, or contact Vimwood Australia to arrange to receive a refund or a replacement watch.

For further information, please contact Vimwood Australia on 02 8596 6400 or go to our website at and click on contact us.

Vimwood Australia
Traders who sold this product

Sold nationally through Best & Less and BIG W

Where the product was sold
Dates available for sale
  • 12 November 2012 - 11 March 2013

Recall advertisements and supporting documentation

Responsible regulator

Australian Competition and Consumer Commission is the responsible regulator for this recall.

Australian Competition and Consumer Commission