Australian alcohol sales surge during COVID-19 pandemic

Aidan Green
By Aidan Green
Updated March 27 2020 - 3:28am, first published March 26 2020 - 5:30am
Commonwealth Bank data shows alcohol sales have risen by 20.4% compared to this time last year.

The Alcohol and Drug Foundation is concerned by the surge in alcohol sales amid the coronavirus pandemic, fearing it may lead to increased domestic violence, accidents and injuries.

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Aidan Green

Aidan Green

Journalist

Aidan Green is a Journalist for the North West Star. Aidan is a sports fanatic and also has interests in globalisation and political science. If you have a scoop shoot him an email a.green@northweststar.com.au