Past Issues

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

Issue No. 93 05 Mar 2015
Know someone who deserves to be recognised for action on alcohol?, Free TV Australia want to show more alcohol ads, alcohol hurting over a million children, concerns about Leavers celebrations, young people find it 'easy' to buy alcohol, take action on alcohol advertising!

Issue No. 92 19 Feb 2015
Alcohol myth busted agan, congratulations to Dr and Dr McCusker, workshop invitation: learn about advocacy, alarming increase in young people presenting to emergency departments, now here's a bus stop ad we can get behind, help a WA mum stop future liquor outlets from opening near schools, would you like lip gloss with your vodka?, have your say: do you support a ban on alcohol ads on government property?

Issue No. 91 06 Feb 2015
Halls Creek restrictions working well 5 years on, myth busting: alcohol has health benefits, WA's liquor laws in the spotlight, new campaign: don't drink and sink, help a WA mum stop future liquor outlets from opening near schools, what's new on DrinkTank, AARB: recent determinations, alcohol in the media.

Issue No. 90 22 Jan 2015
Australian government’s alcohol policy a ‘fizzer’, help a WA mum stop liquor outlets near schools, FAS cases in WA: highest ever recorded in Australia, petition: help stop KFC from selling alcohol, new campaign shines a spotlight on healthy sporting club cultures.

Issue No. 89 11 Dec 2014
A win for the Swan View community, help a WA mum stop future liquor outlets from opening near schools, new report: EDs full of drunk patients, what are young WA people concerned about? $1,000 worth fo alcohol: first prize for T-ball fundraiser for under-11s, new alcohol policy podcast series.

Issue No. 88 27 Nov 2014
Community survey shows concern about alcohol and young people, national survey on alcohol and other drugs: key findings, new campaign urges MPs to take action on alcohol, new research: under 18s can easily access YouTube clips, Sam Menezes reflects on secondary supply campaign, seen an alcohol ad that concerns you?

Issue No. 87 13 Nov 2014
New Alcohol. Think Again TV campaign, info for parents about alcohol and young people, enough is enough: survey of alcohol harms in emergency departments, last chance to attend seminar on underage drinking, new report on FASD, AARB update.

Issue No. 86 30 Oct 2014
Alcohol summit calls for action, event invitation: presentation by Prof Sandra Jones, community action in full display: Swan View, 'Just because it's really, really cheap', sport: no longer 'tackling binge drinking', Alcohol Advertising Review Board update.

Issue No. 85 16 Oct 2014
Half of Australians unaware of alcohol and cancer link, check out #advocacyinaction on twitter, new research: alcohol use at schoolies week, new research: young people and alcohol in QLD emergency departments, what's new on DrinkTank, clever drink ads target teens: interview with alcohol marketing expert, invitation to alcohol research breakfast, Royal Life Saving national drowning report 2014.

Issue No. 84 02 Oct 2014
Help end ties between alcohol and sport, new DrinkWise campaign seen as a beer ad, reducing alcohol harms: a global perspective - online videos, new campaign: no excuses needed, competition review recommends alcohol be sold in supermarkets, croakey: all about advocacy and public health, develop your advocacy skills: mentoring program, workshop invitation: preventing alcohol and other drug harm in the community, survey for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children and young people.

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