World Food Safety Day 2020

Sunday June 5th marks the second celebration of World Food Safety Day. This is a  day instated by the United Nations to draw attention to the prevention, detection, and management of Food Safety. Food risks, globally, can be minimised by ensuring appropriate food safety measures are taken by governments, businesses, and producers worldwide. At Yakult … Continue reading “World Food Safety Day 2020”

Yakult website now available in Mandarin and Vietnamese

Yakult Australia is pleased to announce our website is now available in Mandarin and Vietnamese languages. To translate from default English, select “CN” or “VN” displayed on the top right hand corner. We hope our readership will enjoy the translated versions of our website. Happy reading! 您可以从我们的网站获取更多信息 hưởng thụ!

How you can make prebiotics and probiotics the star of snack time!

2020 is shaping up to be a very different year. With most of us home together as a family, there comes a need for almost every snack and meal to be homemade (send help!) ? To help uncover some new snack-time inspiration, we’ve created an interactive activity to get the kids involved and make fruit, … Continue reading “How you can make prebiotics and probiotics the star of snack time!”

INSIDE MATTERS- ISSUE 34: Our last paper printed edition

Our latest and final printed issue of Inside Matter is online now! This edition of Yakult Australia’s biannual newsletter, Inside Matters, offers insight into our recent renovations at our Dandenong facility and tips from our in-house Nutrition team. The team debunks the myths surrounding immunity and gut health in response to the unprecedented challenges presented by COVID-19 … Continue reading “INSIDE MATTERS- ISSUE 34: Our last paper printed edition”

Renewed Yakult Factory

After several months of renovations, our revised factory viewing facility was unveiled March this year. Devised by Studio Jigen, the futuristic and innovative design encompasses modernistic graphics and pastels against clean, light filled spaces. If we dare say so – our factory looks pretty good! Click on the video below for a before and after comparison. … Continue reading “Renewed Yakult Factory”

Update: Ian Thorpe Swimming Competition *POSTPONED*

As a result of the ongoing and uncertain nature of COVID-19, Yakult have made the decision to postpone the Ian Thorpe Competition. This postponement extends to both entrants and event date. *Please be advised all competition entrants have been contacted regarding postponement and subsequent steps.  Please review our website for updated competition details, terms and … Continue reading “Update: Ian Thorpe Swimming Competition *POSTPONED*”

POSTPONED: Yakult Factory Tours

Following the recent escalation of COVID-19, Yakult Australia has made the considered decision to postpone all factory tours until further notice. We wholeheartedly appreciate this news brings disappointment, particularly for those awaiting our factory refurbishment. However, during this time of uncertainty, protecting the health and well-being of our visitors, staff and the broader community is … Continue reading “POSTPONED: Yakult Factory Tours”


To mark Yakult’s partnership with five-time Olympic gold medalist Ian Thorpe, Yakult Australia are thrilled to announce the Ian Thorpe Swimming Class Competition! Open to participants aged 8-12 years from Victoria only, we want YOU to show us your Do You Yakult moment! TO ENTER:  Share a photo to Facebook and Instagram showing how your child … Continue reading “WIN A SWIMMING CLASS WITH IAN THORPE!”