Michelle S. Fitts

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Recruiting a representative sample of urban South Australian Aboriginal adults for a survey on alcohol consumption

In this paper, the researchers present and assess a novel comprehensive sampling strategy in the context of surveying alcohol use status among urban Indigenous Australians.
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‘Sly grog’ and ‘homebrew’: a qualitative examination of illicit alcohol and some of its impacts on Indigenous communities with alcohol restrictions in regional and remote Queensland (Australia)

Indigenous communities in Queensland (Australia) have been subject to Alcohol Management Plans since 2002/03, with significant penalties for breaching restrictions. ‘Sly grog’ and ‘homebrew’ provide access to alcohol despite restrictions. This paper describes how this alcohol is made available and the risks and impacts involved.