FARE develops and advocates for policies and programs that work.
We undertake and communicate world-leading research to governments and decision-makers to advance and inform strategies to prevent alcohol harm in Australia. We educate and mobilise Australian communities and organisations to work collectively together. And we defend the public interest, promoting open decision-making and holding the alcohol industry to account.
Browse through this section of our site to see FARE’s latest campaigns and a sample of our ongoing coordinated efforts to stop the harm caused by alcohol.
Millions of Australian children and families watch the AFL, NRL, and cricket; sports which are saturated with alcohol advertising. So much so that it’s becoming impossible to know where the game ends and the alcohol marketing begins. Yet all the evidence shows that exposure to alcohol advertising is associated with young people drinking more and …
Be a hero, take zero and win!* Make the pledge to take a Pregnant Pause and go alcohol free during your pregnancy and you could win! Pregnant Pause wants to make it easier on mums-to-be, by building a strong support system that will help families achieve an alcohol free pregnancy together.
Alcohol consumption during pregnancy is associated with a range of adverse consequences including miscarriage, stillbirth, low birth weights and Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD). The introduction of an effective mandatory alcohol pregnancy warning message will help ensure Australians are better informed of those dangers.