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Happy 21st birthday ABAC: Here’s twenty-one times you’ve been labelled a failure - Drink Tank
4 July 2019. This week marks the 21st birthday of the Alcohol Beverage Advertising Code (ABAC). That’s 21 years of alcohol marketing... … more

Report condemns booze advertising to youngsters - Canning Examiner
15 May 2019. There is too much alcohol advertising in Australia and it's affecting children, according to complainants to the Alcohol... … more

Australian Instagram personalities found to be under influence of alcohol industry - The Guardian
9 April 2019. VicHealth says alcohol industry’s use of social media is ‘underhanded’ and meant to influence young people … more

No wine. No code. No playlist. Is Spotify's alcohol advertising tone deaf? - SBS The Feed
18 February 2019. There’s been a long term push to ban alcohol advertising in Australian sport. Should the same scrutiny be applied to... … more

Children's health hit for six as industry fails to regulate alcohol ads - The Conversation
17 December 2018. Australia is kicking off another summer of cricket. And if watching the series is a family affair, you may be concerned... … more

End of the line for alcohol ads on public transport in WA - Drink Tank
26 July 2018. In a win for both the Western Australian community and public health advocates, the WA Government has recently announced... … more

Social media ads get boozy - Western Independent
11 May 2018. Social media has become a self acquired tic Millennials just can’t control. … more

'Disappointed' Snapchat refutes Diageo ad ban - AdNews
8 January 2018. Snapchat is "disappointed" that Diageo has chosen to suspend all its advertising on the platform … more

Willetton Basketball Association welcomes report calling for end to alcohol advertising in sport - Canning Times
11 October 2017. Willetton Basketball Association president Phil Nixon has welcomed a report that found parents would like to see an end... … more

Call to end alcohol sponsorship of sport in Australia - Perth Now
27 September 2017. Former Perth Wildcats boss Nick Marvin has thrown his support behind a new report that calls for an end to alcohol... … more