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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

WA police chief calls for new alcohol laws, while AARB report says self-regulation has failed - Australian Food News
19 June 2013. Western Australian (WA) Commissioner of Police Karl O'Callaghan says alcohol advertising should be banned during sport... … more

Booze ads complaints pour in - The West Australian
12 June 2013. A watchdog set up by WA health groups to monitor alcohol advertisements has received 200 complaints in its first year -... … more