Albanese Announces Alcohol Restrictions for Alice Springs, Reviewing Wider Bans

Charles Darwin University

Who: Charles Darwin University (CDU) Professor of Law Elizabeth Spencer


  • Prime Minister Anthony Albanese announced new alcohol restrictions for Alice Springs yesterday, how are the changes likely to affect people?
  • The new alcohol restrictions stopped short of reinstating intervention-era bans, should alcohol bans under the Stronger Futures legislation be brought back?
  • What are other measures that can be used to address alcohol misuse in Alice Springs as alternatives to bans?
  • What are the patterns of alcohol misuse in the Northern Territory?
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