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‘THE BE PROJECT’ Music Video Released

29 Apr 2014

Inspirational music video raises awareness about youth binge drinking.

AFL players speak out about the dangers of binge drinking

03 Apr 2014

The AFL Player's Association and three of its star players are working together to raise awareness about the real issues of youth binge drinking in Australia.

A-League's Biggest Stars Help Tackle Youth Binge Drinking

24 Mar 2014

Football Federation Australia is a proud supporter of the Be the Influence – Tackling Binge Drinking initiative.

Be the Influence Australian Boardriders Battle on this Australia Day weekend

24 Jan 2014

Check out the Be the Influence Australian Boardriders Battle National Final at Cronulla Beach this Australia Day long weekend.

Be the Influence at Big Day Out

24 Jan 2014

Following a successful tour of popular music festivals across the nation in 2013, the Be The Influence – Tackling Binge Drinking campaign will burst onto the scene at Big Day Out this January.

Celebrate Australia Day without making alcohol the hero

17 Jan 2014

Be the Influence – Tackling Binge Drinking has come up with a few ideas to celebrate our nation’s big day out that don’t centre around binge drinking.

The Be Project Winners Announced

09 Jan 2014

A massive shout out to everyone who entered the Be Project competition. Thank you to all our entrants and congratulations to our winners.

Celebrate with a difference at New Year!

19 Dec 2013

Check out Be the Influence's ten great alternative activities for NYE celebrations.

Tips for parents to help reduce alcohol exposure to children and young people this festive season

12 Dec 2013

Parental use of alcohol is generally understood to have an influence on their children’s use of and attitudes towards alcohol.

An Office Christmas Party Survival Guide – Tips to a safe and fun event

12 Dec 2013

For anyone planning an Office Christmas party this year here’s a quick list of party strategies to help ensure your festivities go off without a hitch and everyone has a fun-filled and safe celebration without overdoing things.

Ten Top Tips to Enjoying Christmas Festivities

10 Dec 2013

Be the Influence has compiled ten top tips to help you enjoy a healthy and happy Christmas!

Boarder X Series hits Newcastle

05 Nov 2013

Watch highlights from the Boarder X Series Newcastle

Australia to host extreme downhill skateboarding championship – Boarder X Series

11 Oct 2013

Australia is playing host to the world’s first national competition for extreme downhill skateboarding.

Australian Paralympic Committee joins Be the Influence – Tackling Binge Drinking Initiative

20 Jul 2013

The Australian Paralympic Committee has today become the sixteenth National Sporting Organisation to join the Australian Government’s Be the Influence – Tackling Binge Drinking initiative, which provides National Sporting Organisations with an alternative to alcohol sponsorship.

Be the Influence Boarder X Series

02 May 2013

BTI-TBD announces the ‘Be the Influence Border-X series’ - a world first with skaterboarders racing against the clock over a series of ramps, berms, humps and jumps, combining the best of ramp, street and skateboard skills.

2013 Subaru BMX National Championships

01 May 2013

The Subaru BMX National Championships kick off this week - one of the biggest championships held by BMX Australia.

Surfing Australia Signs Up To Help Tackle Youth Binge Drinking

17 Apr 2013

Surfing Australia is the latest national sporting organisation to join Be the Influence - Tackling Binge Drinking.

2012/13 iiNET National Basketball League Grand Final

11 Apr 2013

The New Zealand Breakers are one game away from claiming a third consecutive NBL Championship.

Event Calendar

11 Apr 2013

Check out all the upcoming Be the Influence events and sport sponsorship activites.

WNBL Grand Final this weekend

08 Mar 2013

This Sunday (10th March), the Bendigo Spirit will face off with the Townsville Fire. History will be made with Bendigo or Townsville to walk away with their first WNBL title.

Be the Influence - Tackling Binge Drinking Initiative in Action

12 Feb 2013

Thousands of young Australians are seeing and hearing the Tackling Binge Drinking message

National Beach Volleyball Series

08 Feb 2013

If you're in Melbourne and looking for something to do tonight, get down to St Kilda beach where Be the Influence - Tackling Binge Drinking is supporting the National Beach Volleyball Series.

Australian Baseball League Championship Final Series

08 Feb 2013

Best of luck to the Canberra Cavalry and the Perth Heat who play this weekend in the 2013 Be the Influence ABL Championship Series final. The teams will face off at The Fort in Canberra in a best-of-three game series tonight, tomorrow night and if needed on Sunday night.

2013 ANZ Championships

24 Jan 2013

With only 2 months to the day to go, it’s not long now until the 2013 ANZ Championships kick off for the year. The first round of the Championships will start on March 24th with games in Trafalgar Centre, Adelaide, Brisbane, Auckland and Sydney. In preparation for the Championships, the girls are training hard leading up to the pre-season tournament which this year will in Tauranga, NZ from 2nd-4th March. It has been 40 weeks since the Queensland Firebirds were crowned ANZ Championship premiers and the Northern Mystics are sure to want to come out firing after coming runners up in 2012.

2013 Cycling Australia Road National Championships

09 Jan 2013

The town of Ballarat is gearing up for a big weekend of cycling activity with the 2013 Cycling Australia Road National Championships occurring this weekend. Starting on Wednesday 9th to Sunday 13th January, the Cycling Australia Road National Championships are one of the most prestigious events of the Australian cycling calendar Australia's finest cyclists will battle it out to be crowned the National Champion and compete for the green and gold stripes, of which can be proudly worn on their jersey throughout the year.

National Beach Volleyball Series kicks off this weekend!

01 Jan 2013

Round 1 of the 2013 National Beach Volleyball Series will kick off on the renowned Cronulla Beach this weekend from the 4th-6th January.

Hockey International Super Series

12 Nov 2012

The International Super Series will be played at the Perth Hockey Stadium from 22nd – 25th November 2012.

Australian Baseball Tackles Binge Drinking

01 Nov 2012

The Australian Baseball Federation and the Australian Baseball League have formed a landmark partnership to sign up to the Be the Influence: Tackling Binge Drinking campaign.

Australian University Sports to Tackle Binge Drinking

28 Sep 2012

Australian University Sports are the latest national sporting organisation to sign-on to the Be the Influence: Tackling Binge Drinking campaign.