A New Game Plan
Sport is central to Australian culture. Across the country, there are over 35,000 sporting clubs and organisations that attract countless people who participate in the lives of these clubs.
With so many people involved in sport, it really does have the power to change lives. And yet, in Australia, the prevalent culture of drinking in sporting clubs has impeded sport’s potential to make a difference. This culture really contradicts the purpose of sport – that is, to promote healthy people and strong communities.
This publication has been produced by the Australian Drug Foundation, who is committed to preventing alcohol and other drug problems in communities around the nation. Celebrating more than 50 years of service to the community, its ongoing goal is to promote ‘healthy people, strong communities’.
Download the pdf here: A New Game Plan Sports Resource