Study Shows Liquor outlets promote drinking in Kids

I could hardly believe what I was reading when I discovered that children as young as 12 years old were being influenced to drink because of living in areas with a high density of liquor outlets. [...]

Unruly Teens Climb Over Family’s Car in Brisbane

If you ever questioned the severity of the alcohol fuelled misconduct in Brisbane an incident which took place in Brisbane’s North recently should provide some clarity. During the incident a [...]

Sydney Pubs not facing restrictions fear Impact of new alcohol laws

The new alcohol laws have been welcomed by many as the solution to many of the alcohol fuelled harms in NSW but there are a handful of pubs that trade all night which fall outside of the state [...]

Research Shows Aussie Drinkers Preferences Changing

An interesting article on recently discussed research by Roy Morgan into the drinking behaviour of Australians which revealed that Aussie alcohol consumers are becoming less [...]

Experts Say Lifting Alcohol Price not the Solution

By now we’ve all become aware of the concern around alcohol fuelled violence in Oz and many of the “solutions” put forward by interest groups to fight the disturbing, growing trend but experts [...]

Greens Push for Alcohol Ad Ban

According to reports in the media, the Greens have indicated their plan to push for a ban on the promotion of alcohol in sport in an effort to close the loophole which is allowing the alcohol [...]

Anti-Violence Crackdown sweeps Sydney

Under harsh new measures announced by NSW Premier Barry O’Farrell a few weeks ago pubs and clubs in Sydney’s CBD and the Kings Cross District will now be required to enforce a 1:30am lockout and [...]

Government Agency wants Crackdown on Alcohol Advertising

Alcohol abuse has become a major problem for the hospitality industry but now it appears it may also be affecting the alcohol industry whose advertising may soon face stricter regulation if a key [...]

Sydney CBD Lockouts Begin February

We are just a week away from the implementation of the new liquor law reforms in New South Wales, meant to help combat alcohol fuelled street violence in the state. As announced by NSW Premier [...]

WA Liquor Law Review to Target Youth Drinking

A problematic binge drinking culture seems to have gripped the entire country but in particular it seems to have affected young people. Now one state, Western Australia is targeting youth [...]