Coles and Woolies are under fire from Randwick Greens Councillor Murray Matson.
The retailers are pushing the State Government to wind back proposed promotional restrictions on alcohol discounting.
Cr Matson is putting forward a motion calling for a Randwick City Council submission to the Government’s review of the Alcohol Act.
He represents East Ward on the Council, which includes Coogee Beach were residents are wary of greater alcohol promotion initiatives.
For background see:
‘Government bows to liquor industry on discounts’, Sun Herald, 14 July, pages 1 and 4