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


26 Nov 2020, 5am

26 Nov 2020, 5am The Wire National Current Affairs Programme

25 Nov 2020, 5am

25 Nov 2020, 5am The Wire National Current Affairs Programme

24 Nov 2020, 5am

24 Nov 2020, 5am The Wire National Current Affairs Programme

23 Nov 2020, 5am

23 Nov 2020, 5am The Wire National Current Affairs Programme

20 Nov 2020, 5am

20 Nov 2020, 5am The Wire National Current Affairs Programme

19 Nov 2020, 5am

19 Nov 2020, 5am The Wire National Current Affairs Programme

18 Nov 2020, 5am

18 Nov 2020, 5am The Wire National Current Affairs Programme

17 Nov 2020, 5am

17 Nov 2020, 5am The Wire National Current Affairs Programme

16 Nov 2020, 5am

16 Nov 2020, 5am The Wire National Current Affairs Programme

13 Nov 2020, 5am

13 Nov 2020, 5am The Wire National Current Affairs Programme

12 Nov 2020, 5am

12 Nov 2020, 5am The Wire National Current Affairs Programme

11 Nov 2020, 5am

11 Nov 2020, 5am The Wire National Current Affairs Programme

10 Nov 2020, 5am

10 Nov 2020, 5am The Wire National Current Affairs Programme

9 Nov 2020, 5am

9 Nov 2020, 5am The Wire National Current Affairs Programme

6 Nov 2020, 5am

6 Nov 2020, 5am The Wire National Current Affairs Programme

5 Nov 2020, 5am

5 Nov 2020, 5am The Wire National Current Affairs Programme

4 Nov 2020, 5am

4 Nov 2020, 5am The Wire National Current Affairs Programme

3 Nov 2020, 5am

3 Nov 2020, 5am The Wire National Current Affairs Programme

2 Nov 2020, 5am

2 Nov 2020, 5am The Wire National Current Affairs Programme

30 Oct 2020, 5am

30 Oct 2020, 5am The Wire National Current Affairs Programme

29 Oct 2020, 5am

29 Oct 2020, 5am The Wire National Current Affairs Programme

28 Oct 2020, 5am

28 Oct 2020, 5am The Wire National Current Affairs Programme

27 Oct 2020, 5am

27 Oct 2020, 5am The Wire National Current Affairs Programme

26 Oct 2020, 5am

26 Oct 2020, 5am The Wire National Current Affairs Programme

23 Oct 2020, 5am

23 Oct 2020, 5am The Wire National Current Affairs Programme

22 Oct 2020, 5am

22 Oct 2020, 5am The Wire National Current Affairs Programme

21 Oct 2020, 5am

21 Oct 2020, 5am The Wire National Current Affairs Programme

20 Oct 2020, 5am

20 Oct 2020, 5am The Wire National Current Affairs Programme

19 Oct 2020, 5am

19 Oct 2020, 5am The Wire National Current Affairs Programme

16 Oct 2020, 5am

16 Oct 2020, 5am The Wire National Current Affairs Programme

15 Oct 2020, 5am

15 Oct 2020, 5am The Wire National Current Affairs Programme

14 Oct 2020, 5am

14 Oct 2020, 5am The Wire National Current Affairs Programme

13 Oct 2020, 5am

13 Oct 2020, 5am The Wire National Current Affairs Programme

12 Oct 2020, 5am

12 Oct 2020, 5am The Wire National Current Affairs Programme

9 Oct 2020, 5am

9 Oct 2020, 5am The Wire National Current Affairs Programme

8 Oct 2020, 5am

8 Oct 2020, 5am The Wire National Current Affairs Programme

7 Oct 2020, 5am

7 Oct 2020, 5am The Wire National Current Affairs Programme

6 Oct 2020, 5am

6 Oct 2020, 5am The Wire National Current Affairs Programme

5 Oct 2020, 5am

5 Oct 2020, 5am The Wire National Current Affairs Programme

2 Oct 2020, 5am

2 Oct 2020, 5am The Wire National Current Affairs Programme

1 Oct 2020, 5am

1 Oct 2020, 5am The Wire National Current Affairs Programme

30 Sep 2020, 5am

30 Sep 2020, 5am The Wire National Current Affairs Programme

29 Sep 2020, 5am

29 Sep 2020, 5am The Wire National Current Affairs Programme

28 Sep 2020, 5am

28 Sep 2020, 5am The Wire National Current Affairs Programme