Past Issues

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

Issue No. 73 02 May 2014
Alcohol-branded music linked to teen drinking, Facebook awash with unregulated alcohol promotion, fewer young Aussies drinking alcohol, new research: the role of parents and peers in young peoples' alcohol consumption, dead drunk: are the NSW liquor laws working?

Issue No. 72 10 Apr 2014
Ambulance call-outs, new factsheets highlight alcohol-related harm, new resources on risky drinking in rural areas, brand stretching: alcohol brands move to chocolates, new data shows Australians are drinking less, new research: half of all alcohol ads air during sports, AFL players speak out about binge drinking, seen an alcohol ad that concerns you?

Issue No. 71 27 Mar 2014
Annual alcohol poll results, new research: "the big night out", save the date: Perth seminar on the role of parents, new U.S. research: which alcohol brands do young people prefer?, new study shows just how much alcohol companies spend on advertising.

Issue No. 70 13 Mar 2014
New alcohol industry guides, show your support for secondary supply laws in WA, save the date: Perth seminar on the role of parents, new research: school principals concerned about alcohol use, alcohol causes cancer in more places than you think, calls to address alcohol-related domestic violence, alcohol industry funds new campaign that encourages drinking.

Issue No. 69 27 Feb 2014
Workshop invitation: want to learn about alcohol advocacy?, strong community support for Liquor Control Act review recommendations, community in action: new project to empower NSW communities, inquiry harmful alcohol use in Indigenous communities, leading alcohol expert writes about alcohol and young people.

Issue No. 68 13 Feb 2014
New evidence shows a minimum unit price would target high risk drinkers, alcohol and cancer: what many Australians don't know, UK alcohol industry releases voluntary sponsorship code, political donations in the spotlight.

Issue No. 67 30 Jan 2014
NSW Premier tackles alcohol-related violence, NSW poll: community support is strong for action, Australia Day Honours 2014, What's new on DrinkTank?

Issue No. 66 17 Jan 2014
Review of WA's Liquor Control Act, new report names and shames irresponsible alcohol promotions

Issue No. 65 17 Dec 2013
The ad Cricket Australia didn’t want to show, petition to get FASD recognised as a disability, enjoy a safe summer: join Perth Violence Free, leading alcohol expert speaks out on drinking culture, take action on alcohol advertising.

Issue No. 64 05 Dec 2013
Join the call to save Australia's peak alcohol body, New research: My Facebook's friends Bundy, Cruiser and VB, New research: alcohol marketing in televised English professional football, Fetal alcohol spectrum disorder conference, New research on pre-drinking.

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