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No more alcohol ads on Canberra’s ACTION buses

The ACT Government has banned alcohol advertisements from Canberra’s ACTION buses.

They’re also banning junk food, gambling, weapons and fossil fuels advertisements as part of a new policy to ensure products and messages promoted by the government provided transportation service are appropriate.

Minister for Territory and Municipal Services Shane Rattenbury says the policy is particularly important given a significant number of ACTION passengers are school children, and they’re looking to deliver a healthier message to kids.

We think that’s a great call!

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