Past Issues

Catch up on past issues of our newsletter, Alcohol Action Station below. 

Issue No. 121 14 Apr 2016
New research on uni students' drinking, concerns about professional sports' association with unhealthy products, vodka: essential to celebrate Australia Day!? international alcohol policy conference - catch up on Twitter, training invitation: intro to alcohol and other drug prevention, video conference - alcohol advertising in the community: taking action, survey for young people who use social media.

Issue No. 120 31 Mar 2016
Busting the myth of health benefits from alcohol, renewed calls for changes to alcohol tax, they said what!? alcohol industry tactics on 'how to market alcohol where alcohol marketing is banned', training invitation: intro to alcohol and other drug prevention, video conference - alcohol advertising in the community: taking action, survey for young people who use social media, online video: alcohol industry, health policy and conflicts of interest.

Issue No. 119 17 Mar 2016
Calls to remove alcohol ads from public transport, new phase of Alcohol. Think Again 'I See' campaign, WA young people are drinking less, invitation: advocacy workshop, rum ad before 'Dora the Explorer': not a concern!?, calls for changes to alcohol tax.

Issue No. 118 03 Mar 2016
Have you seen an alcohol ad that concerns you?, alcohol sport sponsorship associated with drinking, new research: crime in night time entertainment precincts, what are the best alcohol price policies, new on DrinkTank: Beer the 'Beautiful' Truth, let us know what you think, the 'lockouts' debate continues.

Issue No. 117 19 Feb 2016
Attention on lockout laws, Norseman voluntary liquor agreement: positive effects on community, invitation - Communities in Action: Challenging the Drinking Culture, watched the cricket lately?, national inquiry into alcohol-fuelled violence, let us know what you think!

Issue No. 116 04 Feb 2016
Honours for supporters of action on alcohol, Australia Day survey reveals booze culture, new research: effect of short-term alcohol restriction on ED presentations, Alcohol Advertising Review Board update, invitation - Communities in Action: Challenging the Drinking Culture, what's new on DrinkTank, let us know what you think!

Issue No. 115 21 Jan 2016
Alcohol ads on school buses?!, Invitation - Communities in Action: Challenging the drinking culture, alcohol industry heavily reliant on risky drinking: new report, new research on alcohol tax, music videos on YouTube a 'health hazard'.

Issue No. 114 10 Dec 2015
Extended trading hours and alcohol-related violence, why mix alcohol with energy drinks?, family and domestic violence: WA Ombudsman report, national survey: WA drinks the most, heavy long-term alcohol use and cancer: new research, new research: alcohol marketing on Twitter and Instagram, take action on alcohol advertising, happy holidays!

Issue No. 113 26 Nov 2015
Alcohol harm in EDs a huge toll, secondary supply laws introduced in WA, liquor law changes in WA: extended trading hours, seminar invitation: effects of others' drinking on children, new research on drinking at home with parents, take action on alcohol advertising!

Issue No. 112 12 Nov 2015
Sponsorship of sport works, updated Free TV Code provides new opportunities for alcohol advertisers, highlights from Perth alcohol conference, myth busted: alcohol in moderation is not good for you, secondary supply laws: why don't adults comply?, new research: alcohol-caused cancers in Ausralia, new research; trading restrictions in Kings Cross are working.

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