Lonely Planet Writer

Vegemite and Killer Pythons under attack in Oz

Vegemite plans to cut back on salt levels.
Vegemite plans to cut back on salt levels. Image by s2art / CC BY-SA 2.0

Nestle is reducing the size of it’s Killer Python confectionary from 47g to 24g cutting sugar intake by around a half per serving. There are plans afoot to also reduce the size of other favourites including Kit Kats, Minties and Life Savers. Another iconic food product, Vegemite spread, plans to cut salt levels by 25% responding to pressure for more healthy eating in Australia. Read more: sbs.com.au