Appointment details

Appointment type Administrators appointed
Appointment date 2 January 2024
Appointees David Hardy, James Stewart and James Dampney
Companies subject to Administration

Hiro Brands Limited (Administrators Appointed)
ACN 169 177 833
Chimera Laboratories Pty Limited (Administrators Appointed)
ACN 620 980 618
Doward International Pty Limited (Administrators Appointed)
ACN 004 500 225
Greenacre Development Pty Limited (Administrators Appointed)
ACN 109 287 989
Scental Pacific Pty Limited (Administrators Appointed)
ACN 616 057 759
The Heat Group Pty Limited (Administrators Appointed)
ACN 092 941 430
Aware Environmental Pty Limited (Administrators Appointed)
ACN 134 677 955
Aware environmental Products Pty Limited (Administrators Appointed)
ACN 064 573 413

(Collectively referred to as “the Group”)

Office Melbourne
Personal care products

KPMG contact

Hannah McConalogue
+61 3 9288 6461

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Background information

David Hardy, James Stewart and James Dampney were appointed Administrators of the Group on Tuesday, 2 January 2024 pursuant to Section 436A of the Corporations Act 2001.

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First meeting of creditors

11 January 2024

The first meeting of creditors was held on Thursday, 11 January 2024 at 2pm AEDT via Microsoft teams. 

All creditors are required to register and submit a formal proof of debt form electronically via the Creditors’ Portal: Further information can be found in the Initial Circular to Creditors dated 2 January 2024.

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Creditor communications

Information and circulars for creditors.

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Court documents

Court directions proceedings and documentation relating to this matter.

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ASIC insolvency material

The Australian Securities & Investments Commission provides resources on insolvency for directors, practitioners, employees, creditors and investors.

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Coping with the emotional impact of financial distress.

Beyond Blue

beyondblue offers some useful resources for people struggling with the emotional impact of financial distress.

The beyondblue Support Service provides confidential, one-on-one counselling with a trained mental health professional.
Phone: 1300 22 4636


Lifeline offers phone crisis counselling for people who are experiencing financial and emotional hardship.

Phone: 13 11 14 Australia-wide
Online crisis support chat (7:00pm to 4:00am daily)

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