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0187/1213 June 2012Stuart Alexander & Co Pty Ltd
The App is a free full version game to download for iPhone, iPod Touch & iPad. It is a rollercoaster game with 4 different levels to play. Players can customise coasters by mixing and matching over 20 different cars. Players can unlock Secret Sweet Rides by combining different coaster cars or by entering a unique code from a Chupa Chups stick.
0191/1213 June 2012Lovers Adult Store
A female voice over says, "Hello lovers" and then proceeds with, "...we don't care if you're married, single, straight or gay. Whatever you like we just want to make it better..." and then provides contact details for Lovers Adult stores.
0194/1213 June 2012Nestle Australia Ltd
Image of a muscle man poised to punch with his right hand. In his left hand he is holding a Maxibon ice-cream and the text underneath him reads, “May contain traces of Man Nuts.”
0195/1227 June 2012Kraft Foods Ltd
The advertisement is a webpage entitled Lollies as part of a healthy lifestyle. The webpage highlights the importance of carbohydrate as fuel for the body when living an active lifestyle. It also explains that carbohydrate is required by the brain as a source of energy for concentration and memory. The webpage uses a cartoon image of a penguin to explain that carbohydrate comes in two forms: fast acting and slower acting. An example of these carbohydrates are The Natural Confectionery Company lollies.
0196/1213 June 2012Lion
YoGo website which features activities and games for children.
0197/1213 June 2012Mars Confectionery
A train is careening out of control in the snow capped mountains that requires someone to climb onto the carriage to sever the brakes and save the day. Despite having a number of natural heroes onboard, everyone turns to the guy eating the Mars bar to step up to the challenge because with a Mars comes great responsibility.
0198/1213 June 2012Subway Franchisee Advertising Fund
TV advertisement promoting the $7 Subway Footlong(R) Chicken Fillet Sub.
0199/1213 June 2012McCormick Foods Aust Pty Ltd
The Aeroplane Jelly website (www.aeroplanejelly.com.au). In particular the ‘Fun Stuff’ and ‘Kids Parties’ areas that are contained within the site.
0200/1213 June 2012Adventist Media Network
A couple, looking sad, hold a photo of an ultrasound between them whilst a voiceover says, “There is a place, where grieving parents will be reunited with their lost baby”. We then see a sick man, with oxygen tubes, holding a photo of himself healthy and the voiceover continues “where the terminally ill will be fully cured” followed by an elderly couple holding a photo of their wedding day and the voiceover says, “a place where love never dies. Where is this place? Phone this number or visit the beyond website at any time, to request your free Beyond Lost DVD, and start discovering the amazing facts about this wonderful place, and how to get there.”
0201/1213 June 2012Pacific Brands Holdings Pty Ltd
Image of a woman wearing a black bra with the text, "Your 8am pick me up. Berlei Your Body".
0202/1213 June 2012Sanofi Aventis
The Cenovis Multi-vitamin advertisement depicts a busy, multi-tasking Mum having to manage multiple tasks at once to keep on top of life, the kids and the household. In one scene we see her reading a magazine whilst using an exercise bike and holding the lead of her dog which is running on a treadmill behind her.
0203/1213 June 2012Ford Motor Co of Aust Ltd
Two cane toads sitting on a road discussing the secretions from their paratoid glands before moving the discussion to a car approaching in the distance. The toads don't have enough time to move off the road and one of them is squashed by the Falcon EcoBoost. The video was seeded on YouTube and the Falcon Facebook page.
0205/1213 June 2012Red Bull Aust Pty Ltd
This animated advertisement shows a red-riding hood character entering her grandmother’s bedroom. The grandmother appears in bed, and gets up to greet her granddaughter who gives her a can of Red Bull Energy Drink. The Grandmother character then suggests that they go hunting. There are wolves’ heads hanging on the wall as well as a couple of wolf skins: a wall hanging and a rug.
0206/1213 June 2012Red Bull Aust Pty Ltd
This advertisement depicts a game of professional cricket and shows a streaker entering the field, who is being pursued by police. The police seem unable to catch the streaker. The batsman is offered a can of Red Bull Energy Drink. He drinks the Red Bull and strikes the ball which makes contact with the streaker who is launched up into the air and into the crowd, where he lands on the lap of a woman who is knitting. The woman’s hat is knocked onto the streaker’s head before he immediately returns it to the woman.
0207/1213 June 2012Butlers in the Buff
The advertisement has a logo and a few images of the International company BUTLERS IN THE BUFF, and briefly describes the events that the Butlers attend along with what services they provide, which include serving drinks and food. The image under question shows the outfit that the Butlers wear, the Butler is seen from behind holding a tray of drinks with his collar, cuffs, bow tie and bottom revealing apron on.
0208/1213 June 2012Roof Handles
A male voice over describes problems people can have trying to access their roof tops to undertake various tasks and we see a man re-enacting the voice over's descriptions. The voice over then goes on to say that Roof Handles are Aussie made and they allow you to use your ladder and access your roof more safely.
0209/1213 June 2012Drug & Alcohol Services South Australia
The advertisement shows a young girl (approx. late teens, early twenties) in the back of an ambulance being treated for alcohol poisoning. The paramedic is talking to her and advises that he's going to suction vomit from her mouth so that she doesn't choke.
0210/1213 June 2012Chrysler Australia Pty Ltd
We see various shots of men at different ages starting with a baby, then a boy snorkelling in his bathtub, a librarian, a man skateboarding in a large concrete pipe and a man watching a sunset. The voiceover says, "From the day we're born, we're searching...whatever you do, don't stop searching" and then we see the text, "Jeep. Don't hold back" on screen.
0212/1213 June 2012Nestle Australia Ltd
Open on a rubbish bin, with a child standing behind it. The bin lid flips open multiple times, covering our view of the child each time, and a female hand scrapes food out of a plate into the bin. Each time the food falls into the bin, the nutrients being lost appear on the inside of the lid (for example vitamins and minerals, carbs for energy and protein for growth) and then fall in as well. Each time the bin lid closes the child becomes increasing small and further away. A can of Sustagen Kid Essentials is placed on a countertop. As hands pour Sustagen Kid Essentials into a glass of water and stir, the powder turns into typography and the words swirl into the water and dissolve, one by one, as the voiceover mentions them. The child zooms back towards the foreground until he is next to the counter. He smiles, picks up the glass and starts drinking it.
0213/1213 June 2012Specsavers Pty Ltd
A gentleman enters what seems to be a steam filled sauna. We see his towel drop to the floor and he takes a seat on a bench in the sauna to relax. It is revealed that the room he has entered is actually a kitchen. We see a chef’s hand place a lid on a large pot while the gentleman sits oblivious to his surroundings. Slowly the steam disappears and other kitchen staff start to appear. The man opens his eyes and comes to the realisation that he is in fact sitting in a kitchen and not the sauna. We cut to a wide shot of a large pepper mill sitting on a kitchen bench top in front of the man sitting on the bench. We cut back to Gordon Ramsay taking his anger out by chopping into a cucumber.
0214/1213 June 2012Ultra Tune Australia
The advertisement shows two inattentive girls driving a motor vehicle along a road and stopping to admire a man out jogging. They ignore the instructions of the satnav to turn left and end up driving in to water and we hear one of the girls say, "Not again". The voice over then says that Ultra Tune encourages safe driving and goes on to promote Ultra Tune Roadside service.
0215/1213 June 2012Pika Wiya Health Service Inc
A voiceover talks about sexually transmitted infections and how everyone aged 16-30 years should have regular checkups. We see various people talking to health professionals and being handed literature and condoms. The voice over concludes with, "At Pika Wiya we offer information about your sexual health and free condoms..."
0216/1213 June 2012Parmalat Australia Ltd
The OAK advertisement shows a man walking through an abandoned carnival, speaking to camera and therefore the viewer, about what 'hungrythirsty' is, and why they should drink OAK flavoured milk. He claims to not have a son then admits he does but that his son is in Real Estate.
0217/1213 June 2012Advanced Medical Institute
Billboard with bright yellow background and bold red and black writing. The text reads, "Its time! ORAL STRIP to last longer making Love" Call 1800 711 711.
0218/1213 June 2012Great Wall Australia
A man is shown in a dog kennel with the word "dog" written above the open door and a dog bowl at the front. The voice over explains that he is in the dog house because his wife discovered he had paid over $35,000 for a four wheel drive when he could have bought one from Great Wall for $23,990.
0220/1213 June 2012Brand Developers
Infomercial style advertisement which features various women wearing bras in different situations. There are close images of ill-fitting bras as well as the advertised product, the Ahh bra. The female presenter talks about how many women are wearing bras that give them problems, and explains that the Ahh bra is comfortable to wear and provides a good fit.
0221/1213 June 2012McDonald's Aust Ltd
Happy Meal Website - www.happymeal.com.au The homepage includes images of zoobles and bright coloured animations and things to win.
0222/1213 June 2012McDonald's Aust Ltd
The advertisement features an animated McDonald’s Happy Meal box taking a skipping rope off another Happy Meal box and then using that box as a skipping rope itself. We then see the contents of a happy meal (wrap, fruit and milk) and a child's voiceover describes the toys available with this month's Happy Meal.
0223/1213 June 2012Pacific Brands Holdings Pty Ltd
Black and white image of a city skyline with a woman's legs in the foreground. She is wearing sheer black hosiery and high heels and only her legs are visible. The text reads, "Use your Voodoo".
0224/1213 June 2012Pacific Brands Holdings Pty Ltd
Black and white images of city skylines with women's legs in the foreground wearing hosiery. The text reads, "Use your Voodoo".
0225/1227 June 2012Kraft Foods Ltd
A girl and her brother are sitting in a kitchen with Oreo Double Stuff cookies on a plate.Offering one to her brother, she starts to explain the Oreo ritual: “OK…first you twist it, then you lick it…” Her brother interrupts her, “Then you dunk it!” The top twists and the biscuit flips open to show the original cream filling. An additional dollop of cream lands on the cookie and the cookie closes. A graphic appears above it that reads: Double the cream.
0227/1213 June 2012Sexpo Pty Ltd
A male voice over says that everyone is going to Sexpo and proceeds to describe what you can see and do there. We see a photograph of some women called the Bombshell Babes and a photo of a man taking his top off on stage along with images of people shopping at the event. The promotion is for the Townsville Sexpo.
0228/1227 June 2012Kellogg (Aust) Pty Ltd
The advertisement opens on a school playground showing children running and playing. The advertisement then focuses upon a couple of boys on a bench. Seeing some seagulls one of the boys breaks a biscuit off and throws it to the birds, resulting in a flock of seagulls fighting over it. The second boy then pulls out his Kellogg’s Strawbubbles LCMs bar, breaks off a piece and throws it in the air, however, this time instead of seagulls the children in the playground stop playing and squabble over it.
0229/1227 June 2012Retail Food Group
Website for Donut King which provides product information, store locator and other information. There is a kids' corner featuring colouring in pages and games including pacman and find-a-word. The website address is donutking.com.au.
0230/1227 June 2012iSelect Pty Ltd
The advertisement describes Lifetime Healthcare Loading – the longer you wait, after the age of 31, the more you’ll pay for your health insurance. The fictional head of Iselect is standing next to a man who is already kneeling on the floor with some books and a fish tank on his back representing how the ‘loading’ works. Mr Iselect gets the man's age wrong and after he is corrected he adds an additional plant pot to the man’s back.
0231/1227 June 2012Unilever Australasia
The Commercial is set in a TV studio with a mixed female and male audience and features a female presenter. A second woman, named “Amber Jones”, is introduced as former champion of a fictitious tennis tournament, “The Tasmanian International”. The tennis star starts talking about dirty sports balls and the difficulties of cleaning them properly. A young man is called on stage as a volunteer to clean dirty sport balls using Lynx Shower Gel and the Lynx Body Buffer. He demonstrates how to clean golf balls using Lynx Shower Gel together with the Lynx Body Buffer. Men in the audience then proceed to throw dirty tennis balls, cricket balls, and a sack with soccer balls on stage to have them cleaned. The presenter and ‘Amber James’ comment on the cleaning process while the male volunteer cleans the dirty sports balls with Lynx Shower Gel using the Lynx Body Buffer. Finally an older man, ‘Mr Gilbert’ is called on stage. He carries two deflated medicine balls. After the volunteer has cleaned the medicine balls they look inflated and shiny, and are handed back to a happy ‘Mr Gilbert’. Throughout the Commercial the presenter and the tennis star use innuendo associated with dirty sports balls to encourage good hygiene practices among men as a way to improve their self-confidence. The Commercial is aired in two versions which differ only in the last frame. The last frame of one version promotes a “Free Body Buffer” as long as stock lasts. The last frame of the second version does not contain this message.
0232/1227 June 2012Lion
The TV advertisement depicts a son and father -in- law working out at the gym. The workout is finished off with the two characters relaxing in the sauna. As the door is locked and the lights switched off (to signify the gym is closed), the men realise that they are trapped in the extreme heat. In an attempt to saves themselves, one character gives the other a boost to climb through the only way to escape, an exit in the roof, and we see the man struggling to lift his apparently naked father in law.
0233/1227 June 2012Muffin Break
The Muffin Man website (www.themuffinman.com.au) featuring cartoon images, colouring-in pages to print out, games, recipes and information on Muffin Man products.
0235/1227 June 2012EMAP Australia Pty Ltd
The Advertisement depicts two men going to a late night kebab shop. A woman wearing a low cut dress serves them a very large kebab. The Advertisement then cuts to the front cover of Zoo magazine followed by several others pages from the magazine featuring different women wearing bikinis.
0236/1227 June 2012Nando's Australia Pty Ltd
Dramatic, blockbuster style music is played throughout the entire advertisement and we see dinosaurs, trucks and cars like some sort of disaster scene from a movie with leaves in the foreground and steam in the background. We then see that the leaves are lettuce in a salad and the steam comes from some chips. We then see the boy who has created these scenes looking at some chicken. The boy plays with his toys, his dinosaur takes a bite out of a car and his plane flies over the chips. His fork hits the chicken, pulls out a piece and makes the journey to the boy's mouth. He eats the chicken and a voiceover says, "And so, another lifelong Nando’s fan is born. Nando's. Eat Interesting"
0237/1227 June 2012Nobody
The Autumn/Winter Campaign collection for Nobody Denim featuring a selection of images of men and women topless. The campaign is featured on the Nobody Denim website.
0238/1227 June 2012Naked Tan
The image is one of a naked female form lying on her back, before a body of water, surrounded by green foliage. The positioning of me women's legs and hands cover her private areas.
0239/1227 June 2012ShearEwe
Image of a woman wearing a oink jumpsuit reclining on a chair whilst a man appears about to shear her as if she were a sheep. The text reads, "Shear Ewe Livestock Services. Taking the hard work out of hobby farming".
0240/1227 June 2012Unilever Australasia
The Commercial is set in a TV studio with a mixed female and male audience and features a female presenter. A second woman, named “Amber Jones”, is introduced as former champion of a fictitious tennis tournament, “The Tasmanian International”. The tennis star starts talking about dirty sports balls and the difficulties of cleaning them properly. A young man is called on stage as a volunteer to clean dirty sport balls using Lynx Shower Gel and the Lynx Body Buffer. He demonstrates how to clean golf balls using Lynx Shower Gel together with the Lynx Body Buffer. Men in the audience then proceed to throw dirty tennis balls, cricket balls, and a sack with soccer balls on stage to have them cleaned. The presenter and ‘Amber James’ comment on the cleaning process while the male volunteer cleans the dirty sports balls with Lynx Shower Gel using the Lynx Body Buffer. Finally an older man, ‘Mr Gilbert’ is called on stage. He carries two deflated medicine balls. After the volunteer has cleaned the medicine balls they look inflated and shiny, and are handed back to a happy ‘Mr Gilbert’. Throughout the Commercial the presenter and the tennis star use innuendo associated with dirty sports balls to encourage good hygiene practices among men as a way to improve their self-confidence. The Commercial is aired in two versions which differ only in the last frame. The last frame of one version promotes a “Free Body Buffer” as long as stock lasts. The last frame of the second version does not contain this message.
0241/1227 June 2012Hungry Jacks
An alternatively styled girl with piercings and tattoos gradually loses her piercing and tattoos as she eats a Hungry Jack's Chicken TenderGrill burger. By the time she has finished eating her clothes have also changed to a floral dress and both the girl and her band mates look horrified by the transformation. A female voiceover says, "There is nothing naughty about the new Hungry Jack's TenderGrill...Hungry Jack's makes it better."
0242/1227 June 2012McDonald's Aust Ltd
Radio commerical with two young men discussing getting to McDonald's before the flavours of the games range runs out. We hear the sound of an engine revving and the driver admits he has only had his driver's license for 12 minutes.
0244/1227 June 2012Kimberly-Clark Aust Pty Ltd
The advertisement opens on a close up image of a girl looking through binoculars and a voice over says, "Ever been out and had the feeling that you're leaking?" We then see various images of girls in different situations as well as an image of a goldfish swimming in a plastic bag which is leaking water from numerous holes. The voiceover ends the advertisement by saying "We know you, and U know what works." and we see an image of a packet of tampons.
0245/1227 June 2012Fosters Australia, Asia & Pacific
Depictions of a husband and wife with similar appearance and styling and the question "Spending too much time with the wife?" There is a picture of a bottle of Carlton Mid beer next to the image of the couple, and the text, "Stay a little longer".
0246/1227 June 2012Unilever Australasia
The Commercial is set in a TV studio with a mixed female and male audience and features a female presenter. A second woman, named “Amber Jones”, is introduced as former champion of a fictitious tennis tournament, “The Tasmanian International”. The tennis star starts talking about dirty sports balls and the difficulties of cleaning them properly. A young man is called on stage as a volunteer to clean dirty sport balls using Lynx Shower Gel and the Lynx Body Buffer. He demonstrates how to clean golf balls using Lynx Shower Gel together with the Lynx Body Buffer. Men in the audience then proceed to throw dirty tennis balls, cricket balls, and a sack with soccer balls on stage to have them cleaned. The presenter and ‘Amber James’ comment on the cleaning process while the male volunteer cleans the dirty sports balls with Lynx Shower Gel using the Lynx Body Buffer. Finally an older man, ‘Mr Gilbert’ is called on stage. He carries two deflated medicine balls. After the volunteer has cleaned the medicine balls they look inflated and shiny, and are handed back to a happy ‘Mr Gilbert’. Throughout the Commercial the presenter and the tennis star use innuendo associated with dirty sports balls to encourage good hygiene practices among men as a way to improve their self-confidence. The Commercial is aired in two versions which differ only in the last frame. The last frame of one version promotes a “Free Body Buffer” as long as stock lasts. The last frame of the second version does not contain this message.
0247/1227 June 2012Unilever Australasia
The Commercial is set in a TV studio with a mixed female and male audience and features a female presenter. A second woman, named “Amber Jones”, is introduced as former champion of a fictitious tennis tournament, “The Tasmanian International”. The tennis star starts talking about dirty sports balls and the difficulties of cleaning them properly. A young man is called on stage as a volunteer to clean dirty sport balls using Lynx Shower Gel and the Lynx Body Buffer. He demonstrates how to clean golf balls using Lynx Shower Gel together with the Lynx Body Buffer. Men in the audience then proceed to throw dirty tennis balls, cricket balls, and a sack with soccer balls on stage to have them cleaned. The presenter and ‘Amber James’ comment on the cleaning process while the male volunteer cleans the dirty sports balls with Lynx Shower Gel using the Lynx Body Buffer. Finally an older man, ‘Mr Gilbert’ is called on stage. He carries two deflated medicine balls. After the volunteer has cleaned the medicine balls they look inflated and shiny, and are handed back to a happy ‘Mr Gilbert’. Throughout the Commercial the presenter and the tennis star use innuendo associated with dirty sports balls to encourage good hygiene practices among men as a way to improve their self-confidence. The Commercial is aired in two versions which differ only in the last frame. The last frame of one version promotes a “Free Body Buffer” as long as stock lasts. The last frame of the second version does not contain this message.
0249/1227 June 2012RPM Real Estate
The billboard is located on Plenty Rd, Mernda and depicts a woman in a pool, wearing a sun hat and a swimsuit surrounded by the Mandalay logo, with the caption “Make a refreshing move”. A map detailing where the estate is located and a land from price is also shown.
0253/1227 June 2012Salvation Army
The advertisement under complaint is a brochure inserted into various publications across Victoria/WA/TAS/SA/NT. The brochure tells the story of "Melinda and Lucy" who came to The Salvation Army for care and comfort. The brochure has an image of "Melinda and Lucy" on the front and back sitting on jumping hoppers in the garden. It is representative of the 1970's.
0275/1227 June 2012Lion
The TV advertisement depicts a son and father -in- law working out at the gym. The workout is finished off with the two characters relaxing in the sauna. As the door is locked and the lights switched off (to signify the gym is closed), the men realise that they are trapped in the extreme heat. In an attempt to saves themselves, one character gives the other a boost to climb through the only way to escape, an exit in the roof, and we see the man struggling to lift his apparently naked father in law.