The Wire

2024 Budget Night Broadcast

Joshua Cole, 9th May 2024

The Community Radio Network will broadcast the 2024 Federal Budget Live from Parliament, in a collaboration between The Wire, National Radio News, 2SER, Triple H and others.

CBAA Webinars

Danny Chifley, 13th August 2019

*Past webinar, click through to watch recording.*

An opportunity for broadcasters to find out more about contributing to The Wire, the flagship national daily current affairs program for the community radio sector. 

amclellan, 2nd May 2018

Live coverage of the 2018 Federal Budget fresh from the lockup.

independent community and Indigenous current affairs

amclellan, 16th April 2018

Get to know what goes into independent current affairs each weekday

CBAA Webinars

hfriedlander, 8th March 2018

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

enadmin, 13th November 2014

Coverage of the G20 Leaders Summit in Brisbane continues on CRN this week.

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enadmin, 12th June 2014

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

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enadmin, 21st November 2013

Community radio's national current affairs program The Wire is a great way to add some quality current affairs and talk content to your local programming. And the good news is the show is now running the full 52 weeks, so why not try it out over summer?

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enadmin, 7th June 2013

Join The Wire in the lead up to the Federal Election for analysis of the policies that really matter. Yes that's right, we're going to actually look at policies and promises, not slogans and rhetoric!