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


23 Mar 2023, 5am

23 Mar 2023, 5am The Wire

22 Mar 2023, 5am

22 Mar 2023, 5am The Wire

21 Mar 2023, 5am

21 Mar 2023, 5am The Wire

20 Mar 2023, 5am

20 Mar 2023, 5am The Wire

17 Mar 2023, 5am

17 Mar 2023, 5am The Wire

16 Mar 2023, 5am

16 Mar 2023, 5am The Wire

15 Mar 2023, 5am

15 Mar 2023, 5am The Wire

14 Mar 2023, 5am

14 Mar 2023, 5am The Wire