RPT 268
Volume 199

Cover Page

Letter to Hyman, Phelps, and McNamara, P.C. from CFSAN

Letter to CFSAN from Hyman, Phelps, and McNamara, P.C.

NDI Submission for Kakadu Plum Concentrate

Appendix 1 - "Therapeutic Goods (Listing) Notice 2003 (No. 4)." Commonwealth of Australia Gazette, No. GN 50, 17 December 2003. Published Material

Appendix 2 - Confidential TGA report

Appendix 3 - A literature search through June 11, 2004 was conducted by ABG. A total of 29 citations were found for Kakadu plum.


Aboriginal Communities of the Northern Territory (1993). Traditional Aboriginal medicines in the Northern Territory of Australia, p.577. Conservation Commission of the Northern Territory of Australia, Darwin, Australia. Published Material

Australian Culinary Consultants (2004). Indigenous Food - Robins Bush Foods: Capturing the wild flavours of Australia. http://www.my-au.com/culinary/indigenous_robinsbf.htm Published Material

Australian Food & Wine (2002). Bushfood, Spices and Sauces, Kakadu Plum (Terminalia ferdinandiana). http://www.australian-food-wine.com/en/?cat=15. Published Material

Australian National Herbarium (2004). Australian Plant Name Index (APNI). Australian National Botanic Gardens Integrated Botanical Infomlation System (IBIS) (available at http://www.anbg.gov.au/cgi-bin/apx?taxon_id=11542). Published Material

Brand, J.C., Cherikoff, V., Lee, A., and Truswell, A.S. (1982a). An outstanding food source of Vitamin C. Lancet. Vol. II (No. 8303): 873 (Oct. 16). Published Material

Brand, J.C., Rae, C., McDonnell, J., Lee, A., Cherikoff3 V. and Truswell, A.S. (1982b). The nutritional composition of Australian Aboriginal bushfoods I. Food Technology in Australia 35: 293-298. Published Material

Brock, J. (1993). Native Plants of Northern Australia, p. 315. Reed, Chatsworth, New South Wales, Australia. Published Material

Graham, C. and Hart, D. (1997a). Prospects for the Australian Native Bushfood Industry, RIRDC Research Paper No. 97/22, p. 28-30. Rural Industries Research and Development Corp, Barton, ACT, Australia. Published Material

Graham, C. and Hart, D. (1997b). Bushfoods. The New Rural Industries, A handbook for Farmers and Investors. Rural Industries Research & Development Corporation, Barton, ACT, Australia, http://www.rirdc.gov.au/pub/handbook/bushfoods.html Published Material

Hegarty, M.P., Hegarty, E.E, Plantchem Pty Ltd and Wills, R.B.H. (2001). Food Safety of Australian Bushfoods. Terminalia species. RIRDC Pub. No. 01/28. Rural Industries Research & Development Corporation, New Plant Products Research and Development, Barton ACT, Australia. Published Material

Isaacs, J. (1987). BushFood - Aboriginal food and herbal medicine. (C. Creagh, Ed.), Lansdowne Publishing Pty. Ltd., Sydney, Australia. Published Material

Lindsay, L. (2000). Back to the Future: Where now for Bush Foods? Australian Plants Online, Association of Societies for Growing of Australian Plants. Published Material

Miller, R. and Woodrow, I. (2004). Kakadu Plum Chemical Analysis: Cyanogens, Alkaloids and Oxalate (unpublished).

Office of Complementary Medicines, Therapeutic Goods Administration (2003). Evaluation of a new listable substance, Terminalia ferdinandiana (Kakadu plum). (Confidential unpublished report in Appendix 2).

Pain, S. The healthiest restaurant in Australia. New Scientist, p. 42-47, August 18. Published Material

Peerzada, N., Renaud, .S, and Ryan, P. (1990). Vitamin C and elemental composition of some bushfruits. J Plant Nutrition 13 (7): 787-793. Published Material

Porteus, M. (1983). Vitamin treasure is a plum discovery. Sunday Telegraph, p. 1, Jan. 16. Published Material

The Nutrition Gazette (1983). Elsewhere...Sydney, NSW. Nutrition Today, p. 3, July/August. Published Material

The University of Sydney News (1982). Native fruit may be world’s richest in vitamin C. Vol. 14/27, Oct. 19. Published Material

Vic Cherikoff Food Services Pty Ltd (originally Bush Tucker Supply Australia) (2001). Product Glossary, Fruits, Kakadu Plums. http://www.cherikoff.net/cherikoff/glossary.htm Published Material

Woods, :B. (1998). 21.5 Kakadu plum (Terminalia ferdinandiana). The Australian New Crops Newsletter, Issue No. 10, July 10, 1998. Published Material

Wrigley, J. W. (1988). Australian Native Plants (3rd ed.), p. 522. Collins Publishers, Australia. Published Material