Grace Stratton – A young persons perspective on youth, music and events

We need to make efforts to change the way young people perceive alcohol. The first step to seeing this happen is to provide alternatives to occurrences like parties – alternatives like going to see live music.  In doing research I understand that many event organisers wash their hands of all ages events (which are open …

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The pluses of running alcohol-free events

WHY WOULD YOU EVEN WANT TO HAVE ALCOHOL AT YOUR EVENT WHEN THERE ARE SO MANY POSITIVES TO BEING ALCOHOL FREE? Here are eight good reasons for making your event alcohol free. Alcohol-free events are easier to organise; you don’t need to apply for and get special licences to handle and/or sell alcohol. You don’t …

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