Tagged: Sydney

NEWS: Sydney Lock-Out Laws Reduce Alcohol Violence

Sydney’s Lock-Out laws are reducing alcohol related violence significantly according to the New South Wales Nurses and Midwives’ Association (NSWNMA). The lock-out laws include preventing people entering a venue in an entertainment precinct after 1:30am and mandate last alcoholic drinks at 3:00am among other clauses…

NEWS: Sydney’s Coogee Beach Bans Alcohol Following Christmas Party

Sydney’s Coogee Beach Bans Alcohol Following Christmas Party
Alcohol will be banned at a popular Sydney beach all summer after a Christmas party resulted in a build-up of 15 tons (15,000kg) of trash. More than 10,000 people flocked to Coogee beach on Christmas Day, leaving bottles, cigarette boxes, and general waste behind…

NEWS: Sydney: Alcohol Laws Work

Evidence from Sydney, Australia: Latest stats prove alcohol laws are working

The latest Kings Cross and Sydney CBD assaults statistics, which show a huge decrease in violence, further highlight the reasons for not weaken current alcohol laws. The evidence shows that the measures are effective in reducing and preventing violence. They also work in easing the burden on emergency services…