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ALCOHOL NEEDS SPORT MORE THAN SPORT NEEDS ALCOHOL

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Last Saturday, the Daily Telegraph in partnership with Carlton United Breweries, Woolworths (BWS) and New South Wales Rugby League offered readers a free “limited edition” can of Victoria Bitter (VB) redesigned as a “Blues can” In order to receive the free beer a consumer had to buy a copy of Saturday’s Daily Telegraph and redeem a coupon at a BWS store. Giving away a can of VB recycled as “Blues beer” to coincide with the State of Origin match is…

From Evidence to Practice: The 2nd Australasian Youth Justice Conference

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The Australasian Juvenile Justice Administrators (AJJA) and the Griffith Criminology Institute are proud to announce From Evidence to Practice: The 2nd Australasian Youth Justice Conference. Informed by the Principles of Youth…

Celebrate, inebriate and commiserate

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By now everyone must know Leicester City, a minnow in British soccer, won the Premier League Football Championship. At season start it was an impossible dream for the small, comparatively…

SARRAH National Conference

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This year SARRAH National Conference for Rural and Remote Allied Health Professionals takes the theme of “It takes a village to raise a child”. A village approach implies that there is…

The 4th National Indigenous Drug and Alcohol Conference- Adelaide

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The 4th National Indigenous Drug and Alcohol Conference, Showing Initiative: AOD Interventions Required to Close the Gap by 2030,will highlight the contributing role that harmful alcohol and other drugs use…

Trust us, we are responsible?

Why should young people avoid alcohol

Australia, like many other countries in the world, operates under a notion of a free market. Where demand and supply dominate, with little or no government control.  However Government has…

New Zealand policymakers look at the big picture on alcohol marketing

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A Ministerial Forum on Alcohol Advertising and Sponsorship reviewed the issue of alcohol advertising and sponsorship in New Zealand in 2014. The inquiry was conducted by a number of government…

SHine SA: Yarning Up Forum Adelaide

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The Yarning Up forum aims to bring together workers and community members to share and promote the quality of work and research being done in the areas of Sexual Health,…

Children avert your eyes now

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According to the most recent National Drug Strategy Household Survey, there is strong public support for controls on alcohol advertising. Compared to the previous report, there was increased support for…

NADA Conference 2016—Integrated care: Working together to respond to complexity

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The NADA Conference 2016-Integrated care: Working together to respond to complexity will bring together people from across the alcohol and other drug sector and will provide a forum to highlight…