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Tips To Alcohol-Free Travel

Have you considered going alcohol free on your next holiday, not only for your safety but also who wants to waste time nursing a hangover when they’re on holiday. A recent article on Abc.net.au gave some advice for people who want to have a good time on holiday minus the alcohol. Develop a strategy to […]

Global Wine Production Hits 15 Year High

Wine remains our favourite tipple (in terms of consumption volumes) and the good news is that there is no shortage in sight, in fact wine output globally saw a year-on-year surge of 17 per cent in 2018, reaching the highest level in 15 years. A report by the International Organization for Vine and Wine (OIV), […]

Parents Are Still The Main Source of Alcohol to Children

Alarmingly, despite repeated health warnings parents are still the main source of alcohol for high school students. Health warnings about the harmful effects of drinking on children are being ignored by parents who are giving their underaged children alcohol. A surprising 43 per cent of children between 12 and 17 years old were given their […]

Cool Gin Cocktails

Gin is one of those drinks that lost popularity for a while but has become popular again with the ‘in’ crowd. So why not try one of these gin cocktails that is sure to have anyone loving gin.

Sydney’s Sparkling Wine Festival Scheduled for May

May is a going to be a good month for alcohol lovers with Melbourne hosting the Good Beer Week and Sydney hosting The Sparkling Wine Festival. Wine is the most popular alcoholic beverage in Australia so this event celebrating the best sparkling wine offerings is sure to be a hit. The Sydney Sparkling Wine Festival […]

Melbourne to Host Good Beer Week in May

If you love your beer you won’t want to miss the latest Good Beer Week, famous for beer and food pairings. From 10 to 19 May, Good Beer Week will return to Melbourne and a number of events will be taking place around the city and Victoria. Events will take place at Queens Victoria Market, […]

Study Links Alcohol and Obesity to Breast Cancer

According to health experts from the University of NSW, regular consumption of alcohol and excessive weight gain are major factors in the development of breast cancer. The scientists predicted that by 2030 excessive alcohol and weight gain will be responsible for about 30,000 cases of breast cancer. Researchers found that drinking alcohol will contribute to […]

Hangover Free Alcohol to Hit The Shelves Soon

Hangover free alcohol could be closer than you think. The synthetic alcohol called Alcarelle was created by UK researcher Professor David Nutt and has received interest from investors. The product gives the same buzzed feeling as alcohol but without any of the negative health impacts or subsequent hangovers. The creators say the drink could be […]

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