Browse Case Reports
Results for May 2018
|0160/18||9 May 2018||Village Cinemas Australia|
It was an ad for an upcoming movie titled "Blockers" which is rated MA 15+
|0193/18||23 May 2018||Mercedes-Benz Aust/Pacific P/L|
A car advertisement with no #ad showing. https://instagram.com/p/Bg-6eaFF4Hp/
|0200/18||9 May 2018||Diandian Interactive|
Pre-role ad was served promoting a Game called Guns Of Glory depicting a massacre of an army with violent sound effects.
|0201/18||9 May 2018||Grill'd|
We're all about healthy burgers.
|0202/18||9 May 2018||303 Mullenlowe|
The advert went around the top and sides of the weatherzone main content and depicted a frightening zombie-like pointing a gun, plus actor Will Smith also with a gun, and red flecks, that look like body matter, flying through the air.
|0203/18||9 May 2018||Optus Communications|
There were images of swimming scenes to advertise the partnership between Swimmingsa and optus during the Commonwealth games coverage
|0204/18||9 May 2018||Singtel Optus|
The Optus 4G ad shows a car doing a burnout next to Mr Bolt (start of ad).
|0205/18||23 May 2018||Dairy Australia|
Ad claims Australians are not having enough dairy. They are encouraging more Australians to have more dairy to support their industry.
|0206/18||9 May 2018||Wicked Campers|
Wicked Camper van with the slogan “Weed is not a drug. It’s is a plant. I’m am not a dealer. I’m a florist.”, and the SA number plate S 083 BSP
|0207/18||9 May 2018||De Nardis Hair Design|
Print advertisement featuring three women and the words "which one would you like for autumn/winter?"
|0208/18||9 May 2018||McDonald's Aust Ltd|
The 'Man of the match' certificate issued to children following a soccer match includes a $5 voucher for McDonald's.
|0209/18||9 May 2018||Yum Restaurants International|
Kentucky Fried Chicken 50th anniversary
|0210/18||9 May 2018||Roadshow Films|
Massive painting on side of a building with Rampage title, an actor, and three very large vicious animals (rabid dog, crocodile )with large teeth, drooling, dark appearance.
|0211/18||9 May 2018||Smith's Snackfood Co Ltd The|
A full-size rolling billboard at the bus stop (AdShel) for the Smith's brand "Peking Duck" chips.
|0212/18||9 May 2018||Smith's Snackfood Co Ltd The|
The ad featured a packet of the chips, with duck corpses hung by the neck on each side.
|0213/18||9 May 2018||Moranbah Dental|
Murray portrays himself sitting on a park bench looking a young lady up and down in a very sexualized manner.
|0214/18||9 May 2018||IAG Insurance|
NRMA has used Hunters And Collectors "Throw Your Arms Around Me" as their theme song.
|0215/18||9 May 2018||PVH Brands Australia Pty Ltd|
3 women in Calvin Klein underwear sitting together
|0216/18||9 May 2018||McDonald's Aust Ltd|
Video and text 'Bring home all the fun from Mr McGregor's vegetable garden. Each week there's a different Peter Rabbit toy to collect, free with every Happy Meal. So hop on into Macca's before they run away and see Peter Rabbit in cinemas now.'
|0217/18||9 May 2018||Crimsafe|
In the advertisement, 'Kimmie's Dad' supposedly has a lead executive from a competing brand attached to a lie detector. As the ad progresses it becomes apparent that it actually gives electric shocks if the 'executive' answers incorrectly. This continues until the 'executive', emitting cries of pain, gives 'Kimmie's Dad' the answer he wants.
|0222/18||9 May 2018||Lion |
A short commercial showing about 4 men in a boat fishing and then drinking Iron Jack beer
|0223/18||9 May 2018||Yum Restaurants International|
The advertisement was about the return of the $5 hot and spicy box and how cheap and affordable it is. It is set on Bondi Beach with a group of Asian tourists exchanging money and only being able to get $15 (3x$5) back - seeing an ad for the KFC box and using the money to buy KFC for the entire family.
|0224/18||9 May 2018||Yum Restaurants International|
TV commercial promoting a lunch time "special offer" food product ( chicken lunch ) depicting apparent Asian travelers conducting a currency exchange at a beach location in order to possess Australian currency to then be able to purchase the product being advertised.
|0225/18||9 May 2018||Tyre Stewardship Australia|
The half page advert on page 7 of the SMH is from a dubious organisation called 'Responsible Tyre Disposal".
|0226/18||9 May 2018||Ubisoft P/L|
Advertising for Far Cry 5 on side of bus. Looks like the Last Supper but with characters from the game.
|0227/18||9 May 2018||Monash University|
Shocking images of violence
|0228/18||9 May 2018||Bras n' Things|
The poster at Westfield Fountaingate Shopping Centre shows a female model in really revealing black lingerie, the bra just covers nipples and pants just cover her pubic area and the poster is so big it’s in your face as walking by.
|0229/18||9 May 2018||Ford Motor Co of Aust Ltd|
A 4 wheel drive vehicle being driven at speed through a pristine stream and dogs late running through delicate sand dune retention growth vines
|0230/18||9 May 2018||Smith's Alternative |
Offensive language on an a-frame billboard. Event promotion for ‘Fuckday, 20 April’
|0231/18||9 May 2018||Revlon Australia|
Revlon make up with models strutting across the screens
|0232/18||9 May 2018||Unilever Australasia|
Dancing people with music playing using deodorant.
|0234/18||9 May 2018||Lion |
Advertising on TV for Dare Iced Coffee
|0235/18||9 May 2018||Mission Australia|
Extreme violence and screamng
|0236/18||23 May 2018||Campbell's Australia|
The Advertisement encourages people to buy Arnotts biscuits by claiming they are "made by Australians for Australians"
|0237/18||9 May 2018||Windsor Smith Pty Ltd|
Naked (light stockings only covering) legs cut off from the waist up with the model wearing a pair of boots.
|0238/18||23 May 2018||MPS Night Club|
While walking down the street you can see partly naked images of people displayed outside a nightclub in a family area of Surfers Paradise. Not appropriate for Children or families.
|0239/18||23 May 2018||Kraft Heinz|
On Demand TV ad - showing Indian boy opening his lunch box to find a deconstructed muesli bar.
|0240/18||23 May 2018||Highgrove Bathrooms|
Ayden and Jess turn their back on a child left in the bath, going against kid safe advice.
|0242/18||23 May 2018||Volkswagen Group Australia Pty Limited|
A new VW utility vehicle is being advertised and the tag line is something like “makes you say yeah” with a seagull squawk.
|0243/18||23 May 2018||Kraft Heinz|
The advert is depicting children in the school playground opening their school lunchboxes. Kids with healthy unpackaged food lunchboxes are depicted as being unhappy with their lunches, whilst kids with a piece of Kraft Singles cheese are seen to be happy with their lunch. The ad is promoting Kraft Singles as simple for lunches.
|0244/18||23 May 2018||Nestle Australia Ltd|
Uncles Toby’s Oats makes numerous claims, backed by statistics flashing across the screen in front of wind turbines, about the amount of energy Uncle Toby’s Oats produces.
|0245/18||23 May 2018||Stan|
Joining Stan pay tv
|0246/18||23 May 2018||Sojo Pty Ltd|
Double entendres. Offensive. (Aware you might take it as a given that, given my age, I am an old prude. On the contrary! I am a teacher of adolescent boys and a mother of 6 (4 boys).
|0247/18||23 May 2018||Crimsafe|
An old lady is sitting at home having a cup of tea watching the television when she hears a noise, a voiceover says that "break ins often happen while people are at home" there is more noise and movement and the lady looks frightened. It then talks about how crimsafe products can keep you safe.
|0250/18||23 May 2018||RSPCA Victoria|
An envelope arrived in the mail marked "photos do not bend". I thought it was junk mail from a real estate agent- instead it was 4 graphic photos of animals who have been shot, starving to death, beaten and had an eye shot. It also had information about donating to the RSPCA to stop animal cruelty
|0251/18||23 May 2018||Caltex Australia Ltd|
A short video clip showcasing the new 3 option meal deal with caltex to save 30% on the cost of the products.
|0252/18||23 May 2018||Monash University|
Using the deaths in the Middle East and people being burned alive in the London apartment fire
|0253/18||23 May 2018||The West Australian|
Picture of a man lying on the ground being mauled by a lion.
|0254/18||23 May 2018||Skoda|
Skoda SU ad
Family driving around with young daughter (maybe 9 or 10 yo) singing Black Velvet. She transforms from hair tied up to releasing her hair and shaking it around in slow motion to lyrics that include "black velvet in that little boys smile, black in that slow southern style . Black velvet that will bring you to our knees."