Appointment details

Appointment type Creditors Voluntary Administration
Appointment date 25 May 2020
Appointees Peter Gothard, James Dampney
Companies subject to Administration Jewel of India Holdings Pty Ltd ACN 141 963 813
Jewel Fine Foods Pty Ltd ACN 160 567 528
Jewel International Foods Pty Ltd ACN 616 403 886
Jewel of India Enterprises Pty Ltd ACN 081 063 774
Jewel Properties (Aust) Pty Ltd ACN 112 228 663
Jewel of India Retail Pty Ltd ACN 141 964 865
Jewel of India Admin Pty Ltd ACN 141 964 516
Jewel Equipment Pty Ltd ACN 141 964 927
Gardeners Nominees Pty Ltd ACN 160 155 608
Office Sydney
Herbs and spices

KPMG contact

Jewel hotline
+61 7 3233 9482

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Background information

The administrators were appointed on 26 April 2019 and are continuing to trade the business as usual while turnaround and recapitalisation opportunities are assessed. 

The first meeting of creditors was held on 8 May 2019. Any queries regarding the administration process should be directed to

Updates to creditors regarding the administration and future meeting of creditors will be posted below.

Vaughan Strawbridge and Jason Tracey of Deloitte have been appointed as Receivers and Managers to Jewel Properties (Aust) Pty Ltd.

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Creditor communications

Information and circulars for creditors of Jewel Fine Foods and certain entities in the Jewel group of companies.

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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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