ACCC issue a recall for a popular children’s playpen due to choking concerns.

The Tikk Tokk Pty Ltd — Wooden Playpen was sold at Baby Bunting stores nationally.

The ACCC warns that due to a manufacturing fault in one batch, the spring ball inside the playpen that locks the moulded plastic corners into place, may become loose and could pose a choking hazard to babies and young children.

Consumers should inspect the product to see if a spring ball is loose and if so, stop using the product immediately and return the product to Baby Bunting for a full refund.

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What are the defects?
Due to a manufacturing fault in one batch, the spring ball inside the playpen that locks the moulded plastic corners into place may become loose.

What are the hazards?
If the spring ball becomes loose, it could pose a choking hazard to babies and young children.

Batch number TI470CF-BB on packaging

Further details available HERE


  • My Mum had a wooden playpen for my brother and I. It had hinges on the outside just below the top edge so that it could be folded. It had a special mat that fitted the bottom so it couldn’t be pushed around the floor by the small toddler in it. Long after we stopped playing in the playpen we used the mat on the floor so weren’t sitting on a cold surface at all, then used it outside for the same reason,

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  • Wow, way too regular! I reckon I’m seeing at least one recall a week. Not good that these products on making it to sale

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  • That’s a bit scary – hope ths reaches everyone.

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  • thanks for letting us know

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