Tag Archives: responsible service of alcohol course

Kings Cross Operators Banned for Life After Repeated Breaches

The former operators of Kings Cross bar, Déjà vu have been banned from holding liquor licences for life after committing repeated breaches of the Liquor Act. One of the breaches committed involved serving alcohol to minors. This serves as a cautionary tale to other liquor licensees about the importance of Responsible Service of Alcohol training. Read […]

Diners Demanding Keg Beer Driving Installations

According to an SA based keg supplier, Hoshizaki lancer, there has been a surge in the number of restaurants offering beer on tap. Demand among restaurant and cafe patrons has led to these venues having kegs installed so that they can serve draught rather than bottle beer. As beer drinkers become more fussy, demanding fresher […]

.15 Alcohol Level equals Intoxication

Under the NSW government proposed new one-punch laws, people with a blood alcohol level of 0.15 will be found “intoxicated” – this is the equivalent of people charged with high-range drink driving offences. Under Premier Barry O’Farrell’s Crimes and Other Legislation Amendment (Assault and Intoxication) Bill 2014, intoxication will be defined as a blood alcohol […]

Young Women Warned to avoid developing Alcoholic Liver Disease

According to Australian specialists young women between the ages of 20 and 29 are increasingly being treated for advanced liver disease as a result of steady and dangerous drinking since their teenage years. Doctors have warned that even professional women are becoming the victims of liver disease and having to be hospitalised for alcoholic cirrhosis. […]

Police Warn Residents that Sly Grogging will not be Tolerated

Police in Woorabinda, the Aboriginal community west of Gladstone and Rockhampton have warned that bringing alcohol into the community will not be tolerated. The process is known as “sly grogging” and is responsible for alcohol fuelled violence and other social problems stemming from alcohol in the community. Police have issued a reminder to residents of […]

Neknomination Extreme Measures

Some people are taking the Neknominations to the extreme, even coming up with a way of turning it into something positive whereas others are just using it to get publicity and promote irresponsible behaviour as one British student recently proved. The video below shows the British student Rebecca Dagley stripping down to lingerie in a […]

Warning not to Drink Excessively

Many people associate the holidays with drinking and doing so in excess but it is also the time of year when the most road accidents, violent assaults and alcohol related hospital admissions take place so drinkers need to drink responsibly and moderately to avoid becoming another statistic. Now as the festive season is in full […]

Man Six times over Alcohol Limit Crashes Car

The consequences of drink driving can be severe even if they do not prove fatal, as they often do, you could be left paralysed, brain damaged or cause serious injury or death to others, sadly many people are ignoring the risks and choosing to drive while intoxicated. This irresponsible behaviour was the cause of crash […]