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food items that can be brought into vanuatu

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food items that can be brought into vanuatu

Can anyone let me know what and what can't be brought into Vanuatu. I have 3 'hungry' children, can I bring in snack food eg: biscuits, crackers, tins of tuna, and milk drinks (up and go), much appreciated

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1. Re: food items that can be brought into vanuatu

Yes you can bring in sealed processed foods like biscuits and tuna. I doubt the milk drinks would go down well.

On the other hand you could also purchase all of your list at Au bon Marche.


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2. Re: food items that can be brought into vanuatu

And some things can be cheaper than in Australia/NZ. Up and Go and Breakas flavoured milk are the same as Australian prices.

Also check out Leader Price supermarket for interesting snack foods.

Edited: 20 October 2012, 12:26
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3. Re: food items that can be brought into vanuatu

We've taken in food in the past and had no problems - just declare it upon entry into Vanuatu. However it's just as easy and part of the adventure, to buy from local supermarkets when on Efate, it's simple - (love the au Bon Marche @ Nambatu) ; fruit from the huge market on the esplanade right in Port Vila, and bread from any bakery we can find (including those within the Au Bon Marche supermarkets) or even a chinese store in the back streets of Vila were very successful - and reasonably priced too - it means more vatu into that economy and our kids get to try different foods.

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