Product Recalls

Product Recall: Baby Brands – Play School Egg Maracas

Baby Brands has recalled their Wooden Egg Shaped Maracas for quality reasons

PRA number: 2013/13919

Date published: 18th December 2013

Product description

Wooden Egg Shaped Maracas available in four colours: Pink, Blue, Green, Purple

Identifying features

Model DEGGM (Pink and Blue) and DEGG2 (Green and Purple)

What are the defects?

The product may come apart at the join and release the internal small plastic or metal balls.
The item may not comply with the mandatory safety standard for toys for children up to and including 36 months of age (Australian Standard AS/NZS ISO 8124.1:2003, as amended by the regulation).

What are the hazards?

The small plastic or metal balls may pose an ingestion or choking hazard to young children.

Dates available for sale

1st October 2012 – 18th December 2013

Where the product was sold

  • Nationally

Traders who sold this product

Kidstuff, Baby Kingdom, ABC Shops and Independent retailers


Gapfiller Pty Ltd Trading As Baby Brands

Supplier’s web site

What should consumers do?

Consumers should cease using the product immediately. Customers can return the products for a full refund either by contacting Baby Brands, or by returning the goods to the place of purchase. For further information customers can call Baby Brands on 02-8402-4139 or email

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