Cheetham Salt is the largest manufacturer of Australian solar salt products and offers reliable high quality salt for the food and industrial markets.

Category Food

Salt is essential to all human and animal life. Cheetham's naturally evaporated sea salt is double washed, dried, sieved and graded to give clean, accurately defined and consistent particle sizes. Cheetham Salt has implemented meticulous food quality systems that comply with FSANZ and HACCP food standards codes to ensure product excellence.

From fine cooking salt to large coarse crystals, our products can be used across the Dairy, Meat, Baking and Food Service industries.

Mermaid Flossy
High quality refined grade of salt, Mermaid Flossy is regularly used in processed meats. To promote colour development, salt is added to processed meats such as bacon, ham and hot dogs. This medium granular salt is a popular choice with customers, and has an average particle size of 1.0mm.

Mermaid Refined Coarse
Our dry, refined coarse salt also known as rock salt is typically recommended in grinders, or in the preservation of meat and fish. With an average particle size of 3.0mm, it’s proven to be the reliable product with many of our customers.

Mermaid Sieved Coarse
Very large crystals of sea salt, Mermaid Sieve Coarse has no additives and suitable for human consumption. With an average particle size 5.40mm, its much larger than Refined Coarse and generally for food industry but also commonly used as a base for fragranced bath salts.


Cheetham Salt offers a vast array of products packaged from 10kg bags to 1,200kg bulker bags. For more information on our various products along with recommended applications please contact our customer service centre

  • Crown
  • Mermaid
  • RAM
  • Unicorn
  • Sunray
  • Mermaid Finest
  • Diamond