The Foundation collaborates with a range of universities and institutes to conduct leading alcohol research. FARE has invested more than $20 million to furthering alcohol and inhalant misuse research in Australia. We continue to support investigator led research and commissioned research in areas that assist with furthering our policy priorities.
- Annual alcohol poll 2019: Attitudes and behaviours
08/05/2019Foundation for Alcohol Research and Education - The nation’s most comprehensive annual alcohol poll sheds light on what we drink and think.
- Drinking trends by age and over time among baby boomers and older drinkers
01/05/2019The last decade has seen a decline in overall alcohol consumption in Australia, primarily due to a decrease in consumption in young people. In contrast, an increase in risky drinking of baby boomers in national survey data, has been found.
- Examining Australia’s heaviest drinkers
18/04/2019This study was undertaken by FARE’s research partner the Centre for Alcohol Policy and Research (CAPR) at La Trobe University and examines the distribution of alcohol consumption in Australia, identifying the top 10% of Australia’s heaviest drinkers and examining their sociodemographic characteristics, alcohol consumption and purchasing practices.