Television and children

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Television and early childhood
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Journal article

Discretionary food advertising on television in 2017: a descriptive study

From June 2019, all food and beverage advertising is subject to either food industry or advertising industry codes. The data presented in this article will form the baseline for future evaluation of whether the new arrangements reduce children’s exposure to food advertising.
Report

Extent of, and children and young people’s exposure to, gambling advertising in sport and non-sport TV

This is the first study in Australia, and internationally, to examine the extent of gambling advertising on sport TV and non-sport TV, and the extent to which young people are exposed to it. A key aim of this study was to assess the effectiveness of...
Report

Alcohol industry advertising partnerships with AFL and NRL teams 2019

This study finds that alcohol advertising deals are widespread in the AFL and NRL men’s competitions. However, alcohol advertising across the codes is not ubiquitous, indicating that alcohol advertising deals are not a pre-requisite for success or popularity of teams.
Report

Alcohol marketing during the 2018 Australian football grand finals

This analysis reveals that the AFL and NRL 2018 grand finals were highly saturated with alcohol advertising, the vast majority of which took place during children’s TV viewing hours.
Journal article

What do children observe and learn from televised sports betting advertisements? A qualitative study among Australian children

This article argues that the time has come for the federal government to stand up to the gambling industry and sporting governing bodies and take action against the damaging influence of sports betting ads on Australian television.
Report

Changing views: Australian kids and commercial television

This report provides a detailed analysis of the television viewing behaviour of Australian children.
Discussion paper

Australian and children’s screen content review - consultation paper

The objective of this review of Australian and children’s screen content is to provide policy options to government on the most effective support mechanisms for the Australian screen production sector.
Report

Television and young children - quality, choice and the role of parents: what the experts and parents say

The ‘Young children and the Media’ project aims to provide parents/carers with information and resources to help them make informed choices to ensure that their young child’s media experience is a positive one.
Video

What matters to kids: Children and the news

This panel discussion brings together journalists, news editors and academics to explore what matters to children when they consume news.
Report

Children and parents: media use and attitudes report

This report examines children’s media literacy. It provides detailed evidence on media use, attitudes and understanding among children and young people aged 5-15, as well as detailed information about the media access and use of young children aged 3-4. The report also includes findings relating...