Baw Baw Halal
The information and links on this page are aimed at assisting local businesses to assess their suitability to produce halal products and access or expand their halal markets. It also assists buyers to source halal products manufactured in Baw Baw Shire.
If you are interested in becoming Halal Certified there are a number of resources available via the Australian Arab Chamber of Commerce and Industry website.
The region has a number of processing facilities manufacturing Halal Certified products:
Export a range of vegetable and halal meat products (beef)
Peter & Yvonne Abel
160 Thurlows Road
Shady Creek VIC 3821
Call Abel Agrico on 5626 6390
Email Abel Agrico
Gippsland Cheese is a specialist cheese distributor.
17 Ryans Court
Warragul VIC 3820
Call Gippsland Cheese on 5622 3887
Email Gippsland Cheese
Jindi Cheese manufactures gourmet halal cheese.
Old Telegraph Road
Jindivick VIC 3818
Call Jindi Cheese on 5628 5305
Email Jindi Cheese
Visit the Jindi Cheese website
Tarago River Cheese
Tarago River Cheese manufactures soft and hard Halal certified cheeses.
2236 Main Neerim Road
Neerim South VIC 3831
Call Tarago River Cheese on 5628 1569
Email Tarago River Cheese
Visit the Tarago Cheese website
True Organic have organic certification for a number of dairy products.
PO Box 880
Warragul VIC 3820
Call True Organic on 5623 6622
Email True Organic
Visit the True Organic website
Maffra Cheese Company
Maffra Cheese Company produce traditional handmade cheeses.
PO Box 121
Tinamba VIC 3859
Call Maffra Cheese Company on 5145 1022
Pureharvest are one of Australia’s leading organic food companies including dairy and non daiy beverages, tahini, honey and snacks.
35 Lardner Road
Drouin VIC 3818
Call Pureharvest on 5625 6102
Visit the Pureharvest website
Longwarry Food Park
Longwarry Food Park produce a range of Halal certified milk powders including
Shane Murphy or Craig Nuske
Longwarry VIC 3816
Call Longwarry Food Park on 5629 9551
Email longwarry Food Park
Visit the Longwarry Food Park website
Other manufacturers of pickled products and preserves have indicated an interest in halal certification as markets are identified.
The region is also a large producer of fresh vegetables with systems able to be halal certified if required by end market users, these include:
- Tomatoes (marinated)
- Potato and potato products
- Soft fruits
- Berries and nuts
Baw Baw Shire Council has an ongoing commitment to the promotion of halal opportunities to its businesses and facilitation of access to domestic and export markets.