Dictionary of Sydney

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Intoxicating Drink Inquiry Commission

Commission set up to inquire into the causes of the excessive use of intoxicating drink, the deterioration it had produced in public morality and the extent to which legislation had been effective or otherwise in repressing the vice of drunkenness and regulating the traffic in liquor throughout NSW.

Date of event
22 Feb 1886 - 20 Sep 1887