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Media releases

Calls for legislation after alcohol advertising report highlights failure of self-regulation - Monday 14 September 2015

Action needed to protect kids from alcohol ads - Wednesday 25 June 2014

New alcohol advertising report - Top ten shockers revealed - Tuesday 11 June 2013

Alcohol advertising and children - Call for action - Tuesday 12 February 2013

Alcohol Advertising Report - Children need protection - Thursday 6 December 2012

First Report of Alcohol Advertising Review Board - Thursday 2 August 2012

Launch of the Alcohol Advertising Review Board - Friday 16 March 2012

 

Reports 

Alcohol Advertising Review Board Annual Report 2014-15 - 14 September 2015

Alcohol Advertising Review Board Annual Report 2013-14 - 25 June 2014

Alcohol Advertising Review Board Fourth Report March - August 2013 - 17 January 2014

Alcohol Advertising Review Board Annual Report 2012 - 13 - 11 June 2013

Alcohol Advertising Review Board Quarterly Report: September - November 2012 - 12 February 2013

Alcohol Advertising Review Board Quarterly Report: June - August 2012 - 6 December 2012

Alcohol Advertising Review Board First Report - 2 August 2012

 

 

In the Media

Alcohol ads on Transperth buses used for school runs should be banned says watchdog - PerthNow
17 January 2016. An advertising watchdog wants Transperth banned from emblazoning school buses with advertisements promoting booze. … more

Booze ads go sour - AdNews
26 September 2015. Lion has defended its latest $10 miliion summer campaign over criticisms by public health experts that its promotion... … more

Dad angered as rum ad pops up in YouTube kids' show - Sydney Morning Herlad
26 September 2015. An aghast father has described how he discovered his three-year old daughter was shown the advertisements for... … more

Child's review called worst alcohol ad - Medical Observer
25 September 2015. A review of an alcopop written by a 12-year-old has been chosen as Australia's worst alcohol ad for the year. … more

Alcopop review written by 12-year-old named year's worst alcohol advertising - The Guardian
14 September 2015. A review of a two-litre cask of pineapple punch flavoured "Vodka Cruiser" on the website of a major alcohol retailer... … more

Alcohol ad bans in sport - Channel 7 News
27 June 2014. Alcohol ad bans in sport - Channel 7 News. … more

Alcohol brands and broadcasters unite on live TV booze ads threat - AdNews
25 February 2014. Alcohol brands and media buyers have warned of unintended consequences if government proposals to ban alcohol... … more

Watchdog upholds 52 gripes about alcohol ads - The West Australian
17 January 2014. The latest audit by an alcohol advertising watchdog has upheld more than 50 complaints, including one about a... … more

Cricket 'censors' WACA booze ad - The West Australian
14 November 2013. Cricket Australia has been accused of unsporting behaviour, after rejecting an alcohol warning that was meant to appear... … more

Campaign to end alcohol ads during TV live sport - SBS News online
7 November 2013. A coalition of public health agencies is calling for an end to alcohol advertising during live sport telecasts because... … more