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0139/177 June 2017T.U.B.E

Advertises a buy one get one free promotion when mentioning ad pictured. The text includes F*CK salad.


0227/177 June 2017Celebrity Experience
Invited young sarcastic confident young people to audition where scouts and agents from Disney or Nickalodeon might discover them

0228/177 June 2017Unilever Australasia
Television Commercial
Brand: Continental Foods (Unilever)
Shows scenes of produce being grown; farmland scenes plus many visuals depicting associated healthy environmental and biodiversity - especially butterflies, frogs and ladybugs
Tagline: In Harmony with Nature
0229/177 June 2017McDonald's Aust Ltd

Description of the advertisement
The advertisement is for McDonald’s Family McValue Box. The television advertisement was shown on multiple occasions on Channel 7 on Saturday 15 April 2017 between 7.30-9.30pm during the broadcast of the AFL game between Essendon and Adelaide Crows. 
The 15 second advertisement depicts a family of two adults and one child going to McDonald’s together and choosing to share a McDonald’s Family McValue Box. The advertisement describes and shows the contents of the Family McValue Box and then the focus shifts to the family laughing and chatting and enjoying the meal. The advertisement concludes with the statement “McDonald’s Family McValue Box, made for midweek dinners, made for families”. The advertisement may be viewed here:-
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Lj37e1f-DP8
The advertisement is telling the story that the new Family McValue Box is perfect for all occasions and activities as the advertisement is part of a series of 15 second advertisements where the Family McValue Box is eaten in various family settings: watching the football, going on a road trip and walking on the weekend and midweek dinners. 



0230/177 June 2017Coca-Cola South Pacific
Interactive Billboard ‘Shake Things Up!’ campaign for Fanta JellyFizz. Bright, fun and inviting graphics of a hand shaking a Fanta can, text saying ‘Shake things up!’ and button ‘Touch To Start, Let’s Shake It’. Small print at the bottom of the poster saying age restrictions – but very difficult to read.
0231/177 June 2017Telstra Corporation Ltd
Advertisement for telecommunications services
0232/177 June 2017Universal Pictures
The ad for "The Mummy"
0233/177 June 2017ABC Tissue Products Pty Ltd
Displaying topless baby (Cupid) dancing in the clouds - hip hop, suggestive style.
0238/177 June 2017Sportsbet
Sportsbet'a new android app
0239/177 June 2017ALDI Australia
A woman is returning a supermarket trolley to ALDI to retrieve the coin from the trolley bay. She is spinning the trolley around and riding dangerously on the trolley through the parking area of the supermarket. (My age is 72 but this was not an option on the selection)
0240/177 June 2017Goondiwindi car wash

Recently, I was travelling on the Cunningham Highway east of Goondiwindi, Queensland. Noticed this advertising billboard (photo attached) approximately 65 km from Goondiwindi which I deem is sexual vilification, and believe a lot of women would do so also.


0241/177 June 2017Samsung Electronics Aust Pty Ltd
It showed an Ostrich with a "gadget" on its face and it was running very fast. I would image the Ostrich was terrified and that is why it was running. Then it fell.
0242/177 June 2017Tamar hire

The advertisement is for Tamar hire and is a simulated telephone conversation between an employee and potentiometer customer. 
Where the customer enquiries about hiring an digger to do some yard work, then in the background you can hear muffler screams for help from a male voice. The person on the other end of the phone in a concerned voice then asks ' what about your husband' to which the customer replies,' he's always too busy' and the muffled cries for help return, and the customer then expresses she may need to hire additional equipment. 
The advertisement then ends with Tamar hire for ' all ' your back yard needs. Or something similar.

0243/177 June 2017Roger David Stores Pty Ltd
A catalogue of suits apparently suitable for hire for school students, showing images of the suits they have available.
0245/177 June 2017RSPCA WA (Inc.)
There is an large (1/2 page) an extremely distressing image of a dead horse tied to a fence with the words "Sorry we don't have enough inspectors" on page 11 of the paper.
0246/177 June 2017Mondelez International

Describing a person using cream cheese in a sexually suggestive way.


0247/177 June 2017Fonterra Brands (Australia) Pty Ltd
Perfect Italiano Perfect Pizza

0248/177 June 2017Twentieth Century Fox Film Distributors Pty Ltd
advertising for new movie Alien Covenant
0249/177 June 2017iSelect Pty Ltd

This was iSelect promoting their services to find better insurance for customers

0250/177 June 2017Boost Juice Bars Australia
Ad campaign is encouraging customers to chat on facebook messenger with "fruits" who all have different personalities. A banana introduces himself and says "put me in your mouth and dont forget to make eye contact"

0251/177 June 2017Frucor Beverages Australia
A bus stop poster with 2 lemons positioned like breasts with words not so guilty...
I have taken a photo and would be able to send it to you, please let me know which email address to send it.
0252/177 June 2017Sportsbet

The ad included pretending they had a message or letter from a member of a Chinese sports team, reading it out (or was supposed to be the Chinese person).

0253/177 June 2017The Salvation Army
Salvation Army appeal help victims of domestic violence. Mother has been visible bruised on face and has had to sleep in car and it is raining. Sound of rain wasn't what she remembered
0254/1721 June 2017Retail Food Group

Website: https://www.donutking.com.au/
Brightly coloured animations (childlike animations on unicycles, iced donuts, ice-cream snow drifts and jelly pits), childlike sounds with the text ‘Donut Rush’ calling on individuals to download and play the ‘Donut Rush’ average and win daily doughnuts (up to four doughnuts) and chance to win doughnuts for a year. 
Further text:
“PLAY NOW FOR FREE DONUTS!
The kingdom’s supply of donuts is running out! Join the Donut Warriors in their rush to collect all the remaining donuts.
Pedal furiously through the Donut Kingdom, collecting as many donuts as you can. Collect magnets and speed boosts to power you up and grow your excitable crew with milkshakes. But beware of the jelly pits and ice-cream snow drifts.
Remember, your kingdom needs you and you will be sweetly rewarded.
In the end your collected donuts can be redeemed for FREE DONUTS! Wait… did we say FREE donuts? One lucky Donut Warrior will also win FREE DONUTS FOR A YEAR!
DOWNLOAD AND START PLAYING NOW!”



0255/1721 June 2017Retail Food Group

Website: https://www.donutking.com.au/
Brightly coloured animations (childlike animations on unicycles, iced donuts, ice-cream snow drifts and jelly pits), childlike sounds with the text ‘Donut Rush’ calling on individuals to download and play the ‘Donut Rush’ average and win daily doughnuts (up to four doughnuts) and chance to win doughnuts for a year. 
Further text:
“PLAY NOW FOR FREE DONUTS!
The kingdom’s supply of donuts is running out! Join the Donut Warriors in their rush to collect all the remaining donuts.
Pedal furiously through the Donut Kingdom, collecting as many donuts as you can. Collect magnets and speed boosts to power you up and grow your excitable crew with milkshakes. But beware of the jelly pits and ice-cream snow drifts.
Remember, your kingdom needs you and you will be sweetly rewarded.
In the end your collected donuts can be redeemed for FREE DONUTS! Wait… did we say FREE donuts? One lucky Donut Warrior will also win FREE DONUTS FOR A YEAR!
DOWNLOAD AND START PLAYING NOW!”


0256/1721 June 2017Retail Food Group

App:
“PLAY NOW FOR FREE DONUTS!
The kingdom’s supply of donuts is running out! Join the Donut Warriors in their rush to collect all the remaining donuts.
Pedal furiously through the Donut Kingdom, collecting as many donuts as you can. Collect magnets and speed boosts to power you up and grow your excitable crew with milkshakes. But beware of the jelly pits and ice-cream snow drifts.
Remember, your kingdom needs you and you will be sweetly rewarded.
In the end your collected donuts can be redeemed for FREE DONUTS! Wait… did we say FREE donuts? One lucky Donut Warrior will also win FREE DONUTS FOR A YEAR!
DOWNLOAD AND START PLAYING NOW!”


0257/177 June 2017Clarity Hearing Solutions
The ad is for a Hearing Aid company. It demonstrates the frustration in a domestic situation when a person's deteriorating hearing is mistaken for 'selective hearing'.
0258/177 June 2017Cosmax Cosmetics Pty Ltd
A muscular young man dives into blue water to swim to a young woman in a white bikini. When he reaches her in her rubber dingy he lies on top of her while they kiss and the woman pulls down the mans swimmers.

0259/177 June 2017TransForce

TransForce advertise on their website that they offer carbon neutral transport solutions. Their website indicates they have a program to reduce carbon emissions. But there is no detail about how they offset emissions or that they do it 100% effectively. All carbon emissions limit the country's ability to meet the Paris 2015 zero net emissions target that Australia is a signatory to. To achieve that fossil fuel powered trucks need to be replaced by electric trucks or electric trains. Without taking such action TransForce is misrepresenting its contribution to averting global warming



0260/177 June 2017TransForce
TransForce advertise on their truck that they offer carbon neutral transport solutions. Their website indicates they have a program to reduce carbon emissions. But there is no detail about how they offset emissions or that they do it 100% effectively. All carbon emissions limit the country's ability to meet the Paris 2015 zero net emissions target that Australia is a signatory to. To achieve that fossil fuel powered trucks need to be replaced by electric trucks or electric trains. Without taking such action TransForce is misrepresenting its contribution to averting global warming
0261/177 June 2017Frucor Beverages Australia
These are bus shelter billboards, depicting fruit and the Sparkling OH brand.
0262/177 June 2017Frucor Beverages Australia
The posters are superimposed showing fruit to look like male and female body parts
It uses mangoes to look like female breasts 
0263/177 June 2017Sportsbet

The current advertising slogan and contents of SportsBet ad to promote the Android app. The ad uses the slogan 'putting the 'roid' in Android' and proceeds to show weight lifters as people who have or are perceived to have used performance enhancing drugs.

0264/177 June 2017AirAsia
Air Asia is advertising airfares to Malaysia for $129 through facebook feeds and directly through their 'au' website. It shows a startled monkey with the caption under it 'GTFO!'
0265/1721 June 2017Crazy Horse Revue Pty Ltd
Picture of top half of a naked women, breast (including nipple) in the image. Breast+nipple was not blurred out in the image. Two different images seen on two different days in a TV billboard.
0266/1721 June 2017Bendigo Paint Place

The advertisement is for a product for decking done in a New Zealand accent, but the pronunciation if deck is poorly executed and sounds like the male gelataria. 

0267/1721 June 2017BFB Scaffolders

BFB Scaffolders constantly advertise on 4CC radio about the erection problems and I find this quite offensive. Even on their website they advertise erection experts. It is one thing to have their website saying things like that but I get very tired of it on the radio.


0268/1721 June 2017Bras n' Things
More lace and very thin barely covered models on a constantly rolling billboard in both Windows of the displays. Full length Windows. Inappropriate content.
0269/1721 June 2017iInvest Securities

Very large picture of women sitting on top of a man on all fours with whip in hand. Man has horse saddle on him. The whip is aimed at the man's bottom.


0271/1721 June 2017Smart Homes for Living
A middle aged woman getting lost in the house after going to the bathroom as the house is so big. She needs to call on her mobile to her son to get directions and apologises for getting lost near the second bathroom while others laugh at her
0272/1721 June 2017ATA Allstar Artists Pty Ltd
The advertisement is for a sensual cabaret from France coming to Melbourne to perform. The ad is quite sensual in content both in the way it is voiced and in the imagery.
0275/1721 June 2017Yum Restaurants International
Advertisement of a group of mum’s on bouncy castle throwing popcorn chicken into each other’s mouths at a children’s party whilst children look on at their antics.
22nd May 2017.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WL1llgBzccM
Television commercial screened during ‘The Voice’ Monday night 22nd May 2017.


0276/1721 June 2017Sportsbet

Mee chi ting (presumably a reference to Chinese English), an athletic Chinese woman smiles at the camera to say in Chinese instructions for the sports bet app. Over the top an Australian male voice derides her and anything she might say. This is offensive to people of Chinese heritage, offensive to have betting ads at830. Offensive to women. It should not be on TV.



0277/1721 June 2017Sportsbet

Guy on cycle in gym alluding to drug use enhancing performance being ok whilst betting on line.

0278/1721 June 2017Paramount Pictures Australia
The ad is for the film Baywatch
0279/1721 June 2017SGIO Insurance
During the advertisement, during which a red family car was cleaned/polished, a woman verbaly promoting to a man to join/switch to SGIO for insurance, with saving of a $100 on a comprehensive car insurance.