Catch up on past issues of our newsletter, Alcohol Action Station below.
Issue No. 100
11 Jun 2015
Celebrating the 100th edition, twelve ambulances a day called for alcohol intoxication in WA, Good Sports: world first program reduces risky drinking, ACT Government moves to introduce secondary supply laws, new research: alcohol policies for adult drinking also work for young people, liquor chains dominate in harms, check out our recent submissions, take action on alcohol advertising!
Issue No. 99
28 May 2015
Large liquor store promotion offering the chance to win a car, new report: alcohol sponsorship in Formula 1 - a dangerous cocktail, alcohol brands breach advertising codes, glamorise excessive consumption, action station: which ministers and MPs are responsible for alcohol issues?, take action on alcohol advertising, what's new on DrinkTank?
Issue No. 98
14 May 2015
Alcohol consumption at 50-year low, parents providing alcohol to children unaware of harms, new research shows alcopops tax is working, new report: tackling harmful alcohol use in OECD countries, No Alcohol Near Schools petition tabled in Parliament, Vodka Cruiser ad found to promote pre-drinking.
Issue No. 97
30 Apr 2015
Want to work with the McCusker Centre?, WA doing well in national alcohol poll, new research links alcohol companies' use of social media to sport, calling concerned WA parents, Alcohol Advertising Review Board: recent determinations, say "hello sunday morning" with a new app, what's new on DrinkTank?
Issue No. 96
17 Apr 2015
Last chance to nominate for the Action on Alcohol Awards, exciting job opportunity with the McCusker Centre, alcohol in movies makes teens more likely to drink, alcohol ads could be banned during kids' viewing times, young people's exposure to alcohol sponsorship in sport, have your say on the competition policy review, Queensland to introduce lockouts and early closing times.
Issue No. 95
02 Apr 2015
Presenting the official drinks cabinet of Australian sport, Action on Alcohol Awards: deadline extended, Free TV Australia want to show more alcohol ads, powdered alcohol: Australia says no, UK: the cost of binge drinking, take action on alcohol advertising.
Issue No. 94
19 Mar 2015
Action on Alcohol Awards, FARE: Harms to others continue, Free TV Australia want to show more alcohol ads, rural communities: alcohol bought at liquor stores fuels ED admissions, new research on alcohol and violence, take action on alcohol advertising.
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.