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Recovery: A model for hope in AOD

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Interview with David Best  What is in a name? There has been a lot written about recovery in recent years in Australia and elsewhere, and just like the climate change…

Schoolies: Advice for parents


It’s that time of year again, when year 12 school leavers head off to various locations for the annual ‘schoolies’ celebrations. For young people who participate in schoolies, it is…

Availability of Alcohol in Aboriginal Communities


GrogWatch asked A/Prof Peter d’Abbs, noted researcher from the Menzies School of Health Research in Darwin, for his view of the conflict in the Northern Territory and Queensland over the…

Grogwatch Applauds Communities in Action

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Our ability to unite, collaborate and participate on matters relating to where we live is vital in enabling strong communities and healthy people. Communities experience a range of impacts resulting…

What do we know about online alcohol sales?

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The internet provides us with instant access to a wealth of information, connects us with more friends than we would have ever accumulated, and enables us to have a voice,…

Rethinking alcohol in the night time economy

Hot Issues - Rethinking Alcohol

Over the past 15 years, cities across Australia have seen a rise in the number and concentration of late trading licensed venues. Resident and visitor numbers have also been growing,…