In a health advisory issued today by Dr Brett Sutton, Chief Health Officer, Victoria, a national recall of eggs produced by Bridgewater Poultry is underway following the detection of Salmonella Enteritidis on the farm.

Image/Food Standards Australia
Image/Food Standards Australia

Officials say there are five Victorian residents identified with Salmonella associated with this recall.

These eggs have been sold under different brands through Coles, Woolworths and a variety of independent stores nationally.

The following products are being recalled:

Woolworths 12 Cage Free Eggs 700g barcode 9300633636982

Victorian Fresh Barn Laid Eggs 600g

Victorian Fresh Barn Laid Eggs 700g

Victorian Fresh Barn Laid Eggs 800g

Loddon Valley Barn Laid 600g (This product in VIC and SA only).

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Consumers should check if eggs they have purchased are affected by this recall. Consumers who have purchased these eggs should return them to the place of purchase for a full refund or dispose of them in the rubbish bin. DO NOT dispose of these eggs in a compost bin.

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