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


23 Sep 2020, 5am

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

22 Sep 2020, 5am

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

21 Sep 2020, 5am

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

18 Sep 2020, 5am

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

17 Sep 2020, 5am

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

16 Sep 2020, 5am

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

15 Sep 2020, 5am

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

14 Sep 2020, 5am

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

11 Sep 2020, 5am

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

10 Sep 2020, 5am

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

9 Sep 2020, 5am

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

8 Sep 2020, 5am

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

7 Sep 2020, 5am

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

4 Sep 2020, 5am

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

3 Sep 2020, 5am

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

2 Sep 2020, 5am

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

1 Sep 2020, 5am

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

31 Aug 2020, 5am

31 Aug 2020, 5am The Wire National Current Affairs Programme

28 Aug 2020, 5am

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

27 Aug 2020, 5am

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

26 Aug 2020, 5am

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

25 Aug 2020, 5am

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

24 Aug 2020, 5am

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

21 Aug 2020, 5am

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

20 Aug 2020, 5am

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

19 Aug 2020, 5am

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

18 Aug 2020, 5am

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

17 Aug 2020, 5am

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

14 Aug 2020, 5am

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

13 Aug 2020, 5am

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

12 Aug 2020, 5am

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

11 Aug 2020, 5am

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

10 Aug 2020, 5am

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

7 Aug 2020, 5am

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

6 Aug 2020, 5am

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

5 Aug 2020, 5am

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

4 Aug 2020, 5am

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

3 Aug 2020, 5am

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

31 Jul 2020, 5am

31 Jul 2020, 5am The Wire National Current Affairs Programme

30 Jul 2020, 5am

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

29 Jul 2020, 5am

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

28 Jul 2020, 5am

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

27 Jul 2020, 5am

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

24 Jul 2020, 5am

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