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September 22nd, 2022

Opinion piece: Bill an opportunity to change our alcohol laws for the better

Bill an opportunity to change our alcohol laws for the better » HAUORA (

August 11th, 2022

When Lambs are Silent Blog: Why we need to Pass the Bill and reduce alcohol harm

Why we need to Pass the Bill and reduce alcohol harm / Dr Nicki Jackson & Nathan Cowie – When Lambs Are Silent (

Manako – Tara Dymus 21/07/2022

July 21, 2022

South Auckland liquor outlets a major problem, mayoral candidates say

July 21, 2022

Biscuit tin puts booze on agenda

July 21, 2022

Alcohol private member’s bill: apparently good, but has downsides

July 20, 2022

Debate Club – Is it time to ban all alcohol advertising?

July 20, 2022

Pass the Bill platform launched

July 20, 2022

Alcohol’s Link to Suicide w/ Rose Crossin: July 19, 2022

July 19, 2022

Dr Rose Crossin | Alcohol and Drug Researcher

July 19, 2022

‘Pass the Bill’ campaign calls on MPs to support alcohol law change

July 19, 2022

Companies need to stop marketing alcohol as a ‘fun drug’ – expert

July 17, 2022

Suicide study: Shocking link between alcohol and tragic deaths revealed

July 15, 2022

Study reveals strong link between alcohol and suicide

July 15, 2022

Support for alcohol law review shows it’s ‘long overdue’, says Māori health advocate

July 12, 2022

Health boss challenges business leaders on ‘plagues’ of fast-food pushers

July 8, 2022

Chlöe Swarbrick: Alcohol abuse in New Zealand is a failure of drug regulation

July 6, 2022

Booze shop gauntlet for Otara tamariki

July 6, 2022

‘Come at me’: Chloe Swarbrick’s message to booze lobbyists ahead of next political fight

July 6, 2022

More wraparound support needed to stop harmful drinking – expert

July 4, 2022

Craig Godfrey leading Te Atatu Roosters in culture change

July 4, 2022

Jack Tame: This time politicians can’t hide from the booze debate

July 2, 2022

Alcohol rules to be considered after Swarbrick’s bill is pulled

June 30, 2022

‘Stars are aligning’: Alcohol harm minimisation bill leaps out of biscuit tin

June 30, 2022

Gregor Paul: Radical steps are needed – New Zealand Rugby must ban alcohol to survive

June 24, 2022

Hauraki District Council endorses alcohol law reform

June 20, 2022

Chlöe Swarbrick ‘stoked’ National to consider alcohol Bill, says she’s previously offered to brief Christopher Luxon

June 15, 2022

Frustrated councils call for booze law reforms

June 10, 2022

Hamilton City Council joins push for more controls on sale of alcohol

May 27, 2022

Whanganui District Council votes to support Green MP’s alcohol Bill

May 13, 2022

Battle of the booze: Supreme Court to make final call on hours alcohol can be sold in Auckland supermarkets and bottle stores

April 26, 2022

Pūrākau For Change – Craig’s Story

April 26, 2022

Delight at Christchurch City Council’s support to reduce alcohol harm

April 10, 2022

Rugby: ‘Stain on their careers’ – Sir Graham Lowe slams All Blacks stars’ involvement in new alcohol company

April 6, 2022

Legal challenges against Auckland Council’s local alcohol policy cost ratepayers over $1m

March 28, 2022

Auckland Council supports members’ bill to end alcohol advertising in sport

March 24, 2022

All Black heroes’ alcohol ads draw lawmakers’ attention to impact on young

March 24, 2022

Women’s rugby sidestep of alcohol sponsors to be celebrated

February 25, 2022

World Rugby’s beer problem

February 1, 2022

The Detail: The liquor store plague

December 24, 2021

New Zealand’s proposed ban on alcohol sponsorship of sport: a cost-effective, pro-equity and feasible move towards reducing alcohol-related harm

August 1, 2021

Chlöe Swarbrick pens new Bill in attempt to curb alcohol harm

June 18, 2021

Speight’s Highlanders face having to remove booze branding from jersey

June 1, 2021

Supermarkets’ fight against alcohol limits costing ratepayers

May 27, 2021

Evidence supports a proposed Parliamentary Bill to reduce harm from alcohol sponsorship of sport

May 26, 2021

Chloe Swarbrick proposes end to ‘glamorisation’ of alcohol in New Zealand sport

May 16, 2021

Chlöe Swarbrick proposes ban on alcohol sponsorship and advertising from sport | Q+A 2021

May 16, 2021

Alcohol sales review would target ‘irresponsible’ promos

March 8, 2021

Super Rugby Aotearoa: What’s in a name? Why new Highlanders sponsor has ‘no place in sport’

February 21, 2021

The link between alcohol and rugby

February 11, 2021

Sir Graham Lowe: Keep alcohol ads away from our kids

December 17, 2020