Killing Bing Drinking… not brain cells

Over the past few months alcohol consumption within the community, especially teenage binge drinking has been a prominent issue within the media. The Australian Government has introduced a tax on alcopops and a number of anti binge drinking advertisements, while the NSW government has placed restrictions on licensing premises across NSW and called for limitations on alcohol advertising as a way of combating the problem.

Geoff Munro from the Community Alcohol Action Network (CAAN), an organisation working to reduce cultural pressures that encourage Australians to drink unsafely speaks about issues surrounding alcohol.