Past Issues

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

Issue No. 125 10 Jun 2016
Alcohol ads on 'school special' bus routes, new research on alcohol use in pregnant women, drinktank: "we must act. we must make FASD history", hear from FASD consultant and educator: Carolyn Hartness, calls to remove alcohol ads from sport, encouraging trends in alcohol use among young people in WA, take action on alcohol advertising!

Issue No. 124 26 May 2016
New report from international alcohol advertising meeting, annual alcohol poll: the results are in, WA does well in alcohol poll, Alcohol Advertising Review Board update, new research on self-regulation of alcohol advertising, spotlight on: School Drug Education and Road Aware (SDERA), Global Alcohol Policy Conference: save the date.

Issue No. 123 13 May 2016
Federal Budget reaction, new research: young people's views on an alcohol industry responsible drinking campaign, alcohol's contribution to the burden of disease, new research: Australian drinkers' perceptions of health risks, new research: online alcohol advertising and young people's drinking, survey for young people who use social media.

Issue No. 122 28 Apr 2016
Better controls needed to prevent underage alcohol access from bottleshops, recap of 'Communities in Action: Challenging the Drinking Culture' conference, community action case studies now available, new research: what influences parents to provide alcohol to their children, training invitation: intro to alcohol and other drug prevention, video conference - alcohol advertising in the community: taking action, survey for young epople who use social media.

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!

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