Beer with The Boys

ICYMI: There is a unique male experience surrounding drinking culture, with different difficulties and expectations. Let’s explore that, and find out how the same pressure coincides with men's mental health and body image- it’s not just a harmless “beer with the boys”. Watch the video below.

Meet the Panelists

Clinton Schultz

Clinton Schultz

Clinton, a Gamilaroi man and psychologist, is the proud founder of Australia’s first non-alcoholic craft beer company, Sobah. He hopes to break down stigmas around sober socialising and raise positive awareness of Australian First Nations Culture.

Check out Sobah Beverages on Instagram: @sobahbeverages

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Jack Jones

Jack Jones is the Program Director of Men’s Mental Health Charity The Banksia Project. Jack has gone through periods of poor mental health and now uses his experience and professional expertise to guide other men. He has had to mindfully develop his relationship with alcohol in order to maintain positive mental health.

Check out his Instagram: @jack_t_jones_

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Sonny & James

 

aka The NA Guys

Sonny and James created @the_na_guys when they gave up the drink and started pursuing a healthier lifestyle. They want to show you can be social, fun, and cool and you don’t have to have a beer in your hand. Plus they say they’ve never felt better or healthier since ditching the booze!

Check out their Instagram: @the_na_guys

trent sheiles

Trent Sheiles

Trent is the founder of AF beer squad, and runs a monthly AF craft beer subscription box. His mission is to introduce Aussies to the amazing AF beers that are available today. He goes by the motto “drink less, more often!”

Check out AF Beer Squad: @af.beersquad

Want more support? 

The Banksia Project’s Growth Rooms are free programs for blokes in the community to connect with each other, practice vulnerability, support each other through challenges and navigate life! It’s an ongoing group of mates who will help you maintain positive mental health and wellbeing. Peer based sessions which are Facilitated by every day blokes, just like you!

 

Find out more at www.thebanksiaproject.org.au