About


The Wire is a daily current affairs program, broadcast exclusively on Community and Indigenous radio stations around Australia.

The flagship national program for the community radio sector since 2004, The Wire is a significant alternative voice in Australian current affairs.

Radio listeners to local community and Indigenous radio are the foundation audience for The Wire.  More than 5 million people across Australia can tune into any weekday.

Our broadcast stations are spread across city, country and remote parts of Australia. They include including many remote Indigenous communities and places with no other broadcast media.

The Community Radio Network satellite and the CAAMA Radio satellite deliver the live program to more than 200 stations each weekday.

Previous Programs


24 Jul 2024, 5am

24 Jul 2024, 5am The Wire

23 Jul 2024, 5am

23 Jul 2024, 5am The Wire

22 Jul 2024, 5am

22 Jul 2024, 5am The Wire

19 Jul 2024, 5am

19 Jul 2024, 5am The Wire

18 Jul 2024, 5am

18 Jul 2024, 5am The Wire

17 Jul 2024, 5am

17 Jul 2024, 5am The Wire

16 Jul 2024, 5am

16 Jul 2024, 5am The Wire

15 Jul 2024, 5am

15 Jul 2024, 5am The Wire