ABA Executive Director Fergus Taylor talks to Weekend Sunrise - Click here to watch
Footy Grand Finals weekend has just come and gone, the time of year when the anti-alcohol brigade ramps up their attempts to shame anyone who enjoys a drink while watching sport by criticising the organisations that sponsor it.
The latest figures from the NSW Bureau of Crime Statistics and Research (BOCSAR) show what has long been suspected: Sydney’s lockout laws are not the answer to what is a complex social problem. The BOCSAR report, released yesterday, shows crime declining in the...
The Turnbull government has quietly begun a review of Australia's safe-drinking guidelines after the "low risk" level of alcohol intake was halved overnight amid accusations of nanny statism. Click here to read more
New research shows that consumption of alcohol per capita has tumbled to a 50-year low and ad spend is drying up in TV and print as alcohol brands push dollars into outdoor and digital, AdNews can reveal. Read more
One-punch victim defends booze laws - Read more http://www.theage.com.au/wa-news/dont-punish-all-for-actions-of-a-few-onepunch-victim-defends-wa-booze-laws-20161020-gs71gc.html
ABA Letter to the Editor, Katherine Times
Violence and anti-social behaviour is unacceptable, irrespective of how or when it occurs. But sucking the life out of Sydney is not the solution. Click here to read more
The ACT Government has scrapped its proposed bar and nightclub lockout laws in the face of opposition from the Greens, businesses and the community. Read more
The Legal and Constitutional Affairs References Committee has published its interim report into the need for a nationally consistent approach to alcohol-related violence. Read more here
The governing council of ABA met in Melbourne last week to formally endorse new Executive Director Fergus Taylor to represent the industry from July 1. Read more here
Today, Alcohol Beverages Australia (ABA) supports the International Alliance for Responsible Drinking (IARD) on the launch of its new global standards pledge for influencer marketing. The world’s leading global beer, wine and spirits producers have partnered with 13...
Alcohol Beverages Australia CEO, Andrew Wilsmore has responded today to new research released by the Cancer Council. “Australian consumers are increasingly searching for products that align to their environmental, health, or social values. Our industry has...
ABA welcomes the latest updates in the Alcohol, Tobacco & Other Drugs Report shared by the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare (AIHW), which shows continued positive trends associated with Australians’ alcohol consumption. “Despite perceptions driven by...