Past Issues

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

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.

Issue No. 63 21 Nov 2013
New Research: Children in schools near liquor stores more likely to drink, Leavers 2013: Party Safe, First for Australia: FASD Conference 2013, New Report: National plan to address alcohol concerns, Alcohol Advertising Review Board: Recent Determinations, Cricket Australia Rejects Health Message.

Issue No. 62 08 Nov 2013
Action on Alcohol Awards: ... And the winners are, Introducing AdShame: It starts here, be part of it, Alcohol Policy Seminar by Professor Sir Ian Gilmore: Watch online, New Research: Push to tax wine based on alcohol content, Cringe the Binge: National Weekend of Action, Liquor Booze Barns: Fuelling Hazardous Drinking in Australia?

Issue No. 61 24 Oct 2013
Strong support for phasing out alcohol sponsorship of sport, SBS Insight: drinking when pregnant, new research: strict rules by parents cut drinking, what's new on DrinkTank?, invitation to seminar with UK expert: making rational alcohol policy

Issue No. 60 10 Oct 2013
Invitation to seminar with UK expert: making rational alcohol policy, McCusker Centre website, DrinkTank special: young people and alcohol, the best night of your life, advocacy in action toolkit: new edition available, action station: introducting ADF search, drink: the intimate relationship between women and alcohol

Issue No. 59 26 Sep 2013
Industry has little thirst for its own warning labels, update on calls for secondary supply laws in WA, Action Station: working with local media, tips from public health experts, sports on the right track, new research on pre-loading, alcohol consumption reduced but no cause for celebration

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