Young Australians Alcohol Reporting System (YAARS) 2016-2017

  • Research program: Alcohol policy and strategies
  • Project status: Completed
  • Start date: May 2016
  • Expected end date: July 2017
  • Completion date: July 2017
  • Funded by: AGDH
  • Lead organisation:

The Young Australians Alcohol Reporting System (YAARS) aims to investigate higher risk drinking practices amongst Australian adolescents.

YAARS is run by the National Drug Research Institute (Curtin University) with collaborating partners from the University of New South Wales (NSW), Monash University (VIC), the University of Tasmania (TAS), Flinders University (SA), ACT Health (ACT), Charles Darwin University (NT), and the University of Queensland (QLD).

YAARS outputs are available from both the 2013 three-state pilot and the 2016-17 national roll-out.

Name & Contact Details Role Research Program Location
  • Project staff: Ines Pandzic,

Dr Tina Lam
Research Fellow
Tel: 61 (0)8 9266 3170
tina.lam@curtin.edu.au
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Lam, T., Ogeil, R., Allsop, S., Chikritzhs, T., N., Fischer, J., Midford, R., Gilmore, W., Lenton, S., Liang, W., Lloyd, B., Aiken, A., Mattick, R. and Lubman, D. Adolescent drinkers’ insomnia and regulation of sleep-wake cycle with drugs. Journal of Clinical Sleep Medicine. [In Press] [RJ1437]

ACT Health, A., Olsen, A. and Lam, T. (2018). Young Australians’ Alcohol Reporting System (YAARS) Report 2016/17 – Australian Capital Territory main findings. National Drug Research Institute, Curtin University, Perth, Western Australia. [T260] Download PDF

deAngelis, O., Bruno, R. and Lam, T. (2018). Young Australians’ Alcohol Reporting System (YAARS) Report 2016/17 – Tasmanian main findings. National Drug Research Institute, Curtin University, Perth, Western Australia. [T265] Download PDF

Fischer, J., Roche, A., Trifonoff, A., McEntee, A. and Lam, T. (2018). Young Australians’ Alcohol Reporting System (YAARS) Report 2016/17 – South Australian main findings. National Drug Research Institute, Curtin University, Perth, Western Australia. [T264] Download PDF

Lam, T., Lenton, S., Chikritzhs, T., N., Gilmore, W., Liang, W., Pandzic, I., Ogeil, R., Faulkner, A., Lloyd, B., Lubman, D., Aiken, A., Burns, L., Mattick, R., ACT Health, A., Olsen, A., Bruno, R., deAngelis, O., Roche, A., Fischer, J., Trifonoff, A., Midford, R., Salom, C., Alati, R. and Allsop, S. (2018). Young Australians’ Alcohol Reporting System (YAARS): National Report 2016/17. National Drug Research Institute, Curtin University, Perth, Western Australia. [T259] Download PDF

Lubman, D., Lloyd, B., Ogeil, R., Faulkner, A., Wilson, J., C., Reed, M., Connor, C. and Lam, T. (2018). Young Australians’ Alcohol Reporting System (YAARS) Report 2016/17 – Victorian main findings. National Drug Research Institute, Curtin University, Perth, Western Australia. [T266] Download PDF

Mattick, R., Burns, L., Aiken, A. and Lam, T. (2018). Young Australians’ Alcohol Reporting System (YAARS) Report 2016/17 – New South Wales main findings. National Drug Research Institute, Curtin University, Perth, Western Australia. [T262] Download PDF

Midford, R. and Lam, T. (2018). Young Australians’ Alcohol Reporting System (YAARS) Report 2016/17 – Northern Territory main findings. National Drug Research Institute, Curtin University, Perth, Western Australia. [T261] Download PDF

Pandzic, I., Allsop, S., Lenton, S., Chikritzhs, T., N., Gilmore, W., Liang, W. and Lam, T. (2018). Young Australians’ Alcohol Reporting System (YAARS) Report 2016/17 – Western Australian main findings. National Drug Research Institute, Curtin University, Perth, Western Australia. [T267] Download PDF

Salom, C., Alati, R. and Lam, T. (2018). Young Australians’ Alcohol Reporting System (YAARS) Report 2016/17 – Queensland main findings. National Drug Research Institute, Curtin University, Perth, Western Australia. [T263] Download PDF