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Australians are more likely to smoke bongs than cigarettes or drink COFFEE - and pay more than twice as much for cocaine as other countries

Marijuana users slightly preferred smoking their joints mixed with tobacco, but Australia was one of few countries to not have a clear preference
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added May 24, 2017 02:08

The proliferation of ‘We Sell Tobacco Here’ signs at the point-of-sale of tobacco retailers in Melbourne, Australia

are permitted to display an optional A4-size sign stating ‘We Sell Tobacco Here’.2 While exposure to antismoking signage at the POS has been associated with quitting interest,3 other POS features that signal the availability of tobacco when these products
Tobacco Control
added May 20, 2017 15:42
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[Australia] How the Candyman Travers Beynon runs his empire, from tobacco to trademarks and lawyers

behind the party boy image are cigarette vending machines and tobacconists – Freechoice, where Beynon is managing director and majority owner. It’s a bricks and mortar business posting higher profits but battling pressure as we smoke less. It’s also a bu
Brisbane (QLD) Courier-Mail (au)
added May 19, 2017 20:59

[Australia] Smoking bans may extend to homes in new plan

Spearheaded by the Cancer Council, the group has urged the Queensland Government to enact a blanket-ban on smoking in units and apartments ahead of the next State Election, following hundreds of community complaints on the issue. The organisation's subm
The Morning Bulletin (au)
added May 18, 2017 08:56
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[Australia] Shisha smoking cafe plans for Glenorchy spark public health concerns ($$)

THE State Government has vowed to snuff out plans for “shisha smoking cafes” in Glenorchy, citing among its concerns uncertainty about “what substance is being smoked”. Shisha cafes, which involve flavoured, low-content tobacco and non-tobacco smoking us
Melbourne (Vic) Herald Sun (au)
added May 17, 2017 23:44

[Australia] Got a cigarette, Kyle? Sandilands smokes outside a wholefoods café in Kings Cross after revealing wedding plans with Imogen Anthony

The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added May 17, 2017 23:43

[Australia] MILLIKEN: Tobacco takes a soft-power hit

For many countries, “WTO agreements are the only potential legal issue regarding plain packaging.” Regardless of legal outcomes, Australia’s influence has already spread. “Australia’s Nicola Roxon was genuinely impressive in how she pressed forward, des
Inside Story (Institute for Social Research (H53) / Swinburne University of Technology) (au)
added May 16, 2017 15:00

[Australia, UK] Tobacco's unbranding could be a wake-up call for other brands

industry is not sitting back. Japan Tobacco International... "The future of brands" makes the case that the creep of regulation won’t stop at fag packets: if brands don’t stand up and act, then alcohol, soft drinks and confectionery could be next.
Campaign US
added May 15, 2017 15:53

[Australia] People don’t trust scientific research when companies are involved

Stories of...the tobacco industry steadfastly denying the connection between smoking and cancer in the face of mounting evidence, help explain public concern about industry-funded science.
The Conversation (au)
added May 11, 2017 00:35

[Australia] Vaping trend sees new store open in Neutral Bay

Misty Vapours recently opened its doors... Mr Grasso sources his vape juice from an ­Australian factory and says they are high-quality products with no known carcinogens. Everything sold in his shop is nicotine-free and the flavours include tobacco, her
Daily Telegraph/Sunday Telegraph (au)
added May 11, 2017 00:35
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