'Disgust' as anti-vax group's charity status restored

But the decision to allow the AVN to resume fundraising activity for its stated cause of promoting “informed choice” on vaccination was described by anti-AVN campaigners as a failure of the NSW government in its responsibility to protect public health.

The AVN’s licence to fundraise was revoked by the NSW Office of Liquor Gaming and Racing (OLGR) following a public warning about the group issued by the NSW Health Care Complaints Commission (HCCC) in 2010.

But when the state Supreme Court earlier this year ruled