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


14 Jul 2020, 5am

14 Jul 2020, 5am The Wire – 14 Jul 2020, 5am National Current Affairs Programme

13 Jul 2020, 5am

13 Jul 2020, 5am The Wire – 13 Jul 2020, 5am National Current Affairs Programme

10 Jul 2020, 5am

10 Jul 2020, 5am The Wire – 10 Jul 2020, 5am National Current Affairs Programme

9 Jul 2020, 5am

9 Jul 2020, 5am The Wire – 9 Jul 2020, 5am National Current Affairs Programme

8 Jul 2020, 5am

8 Jul 2020, 5am The Wire – 8 Jul 2020, 5am National Current Affairs Programme

7 Jul 2020, 5am

7 Jul 2020, 5am The Wire – 7 Jul 2020, 5am National Current Affairs Programme

6 Jul 2020, 5am

6 Jul 2020, 5am The Wire – 6 Jul 2020, 5am National Current Affairs Programme

3 Jul 2020, 5am

3 Jul 2020, 5am The Wire – 3 Jul 2020, 5am National Current Affairs Programme

2 Jul 2020, 5am

2 Jul 2020, 5am The Wire – 2 Jul 2020, 5am National Current Affairs Programme

1 Jul 2020, 5am

1 Jul 2020, 5am The Wire – 1 Jul 2020, 5am National Current Affairs Programme

30 Jun 2020, 5am

30 Jun 2020, 5am The Wire – 30 Jun 2020, 5am National Current Affairs Programme

29 Jun 2020, 5am

29 Jun 2020, 5am The Wire – 29 Jun 2020, 5am National Current Affairs Programme

26 Jun 2020, 5am

26 Jun 2020, 5am The Wire – 26 Jun 2020, 5am National Current Affairs Programme

25 Jun 2020, 5am

25 Jun 2020, 5am The Wire – 25 Jun 2020, 5am National Current Affairs Programme

24 Jun 2020, 5am

24 Jun 2020, 5am The Wire – 24 Jun 2020, 5am National Current Affairs Programme

23 Jun 2020, 5am

23 Jun 2020, 5am The Wire – 23 Jun 2020, 5am National Current Affairs Programme

22 Jun 2020, 5am

22 Jun 2020, 5am The Wire – 22 Jun 2020, 5am National Current Affairs Programme

19 Jun 2020, 5am

19 Jun 2020, 5am The Wire – 19 Jun 2020, 5am National Current Affairs Programme

18 Jun 2020, 5am

18 Jun 2020, 5am The Wire – 18 Jun 2020, 5am National Current Affairs Programme

17 Jun 2020, 5am

17 Jun 2020, 5am The Wire – 17 Jun 2020, 5am National Current Affairs Programme

16 Jun 2020, 5am

16 Jun 2020, 5am The Wire – 16 Jun 2020, 5am National Current Affairs Programme

15 Jun 2020, 5am

15 Jun 2020, 5am The Wire – 15 Jun 2020, 5am National Current Affairs Programme

12 Jun 2020, 5am

12 Jun 2020, 5am The Wire – 12 Jun 2020, 5am National Current Affairs Programme

11 Jun 2020, 5am

11 Jun 2020, 5am The Wire – 11 Jun 2020, 5am National Current Affairs Programme

10 Jun 2020, 5am

10 Jun 2020, 5am The Wire – 10 Jun 2020, 5am National Current Affairs Programme

9 Jun 2020, 5am

9 Jun 2020, 5am The Wire – 9 Jun 2020, 5am National Current Affairs Programme

8 Jun 2020, 5am

8 Jun 2020, 5am The Wire – 8 Jun 2020, 5am National Current Affairs Programme

5 Jun 2020, 5am

5 Jun 2020, 5am The Wire – 5 Jun 2020, 5am National Current Affairs Programme

4 Jun 2020, 5am

4 Jun 2020, 5am The Wire – 4 Jun 2020, 5am National Current Affairs Programme

3 Jun 2020, 5am

3 Jun 2020, 5am The Wire – 3 Jun 2020, 5am National Current Affairs Programme

2 Jun 2020, 5am

2 Jun 2020, 5am The Wire – 2 Jun 2020, 5am National Current Affairs Programme

1 Jun 2020, 5am

1 Jun 2020, 5am The Wire – 1 Jun 2020, 5am National Current Affairs Programme

29 May 2020, 5am

29 May 2020, 5am The Wire – 29 May 2020, 5am National Current Affairs Programme

28 May 2020, 5am

28 May 2020, 5am The Wire – 28 May 2020, 5am National Current Affairs Programme

27 May 2020, 5am

27 May 2020, 5am The Wire – 27 May 2020, 5am National Current Affairs Programme

26 May 2020, 5am

26 May 2020, 5am The Wire – 26 May 2020, 5am National Current Affairs Programme

25 May 2020, 5am

25 May 2020, 5am The Wire – 25 May 2020, 5am National Current Affairs Programme

22 May 2020, 5am

22 May 2020, 5am The Wire – 22 May 2020, 5am National Current Affairs Programme

21 May 2020, 5am

21 May 2020, 5am The Wire – 21 May 2020, 5am National Current Affairs Programme

20 May 2020, 5am

20 May 2020, 5am The Wire – 20 May 2020, 5am National Current Affairs Programme

19 May 2020, 5am

19 May 2020, 5am The Wire – 19 May 2020, 5am National Current Affairs Programme

18 May 2020, 5am

18 May 2020, 5am The Wire – 18 May 2020, 5am National Current Affairs Programme

15 May 2020, 5am

15 May 2020, 5am The Wire – 15 May 2020, 5am National Current Affairs Programme