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Australian National Audit Office (2015)

Delivery of the Petrol Sniffing Strategy in remote Indigenous communities.

Canberra: Department of the Prime Minister and Cabinet


Marcus D, Shaw D (2013)

Whole of strategy evaluation of the petrol sniffing strategy: future directions for the PSS: final report.

Canberra: Department of Families, Housing, Community Services and Indigenous Affairs


Ministerial Council on Drug Strategy (2011)

National drug strategy 2010-2015.

Canberra: Australian Government

The National drug strategy 2010-2015 is a framework for action on alcohol, tobacco and other drugs.

The aim of the National drug strategy 2010-2015 is to build safe and healthy communities by minimising alcohol, tobacco and other drug-related health, social and economic harms among individuals, families and communities.

The National drug strategy 2010-2015 is divided into three parts:

  • Part 1 provides background and explains the conceptual framework of the strategy
  • Part 2 details specific objectives and suggested actions under each pillar
  • Part 3 discusses the supporting approaches of workforce, evidence, performance monitoring and governance.

Abstract adapted from the National drug strategy


Urbis (2009)

Evaluation of the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples Complementary Action Plan 2003-2009 (CAP): final report.

Canberra: Department of Health and Ageing, Australia

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