News & Current Affairs


Lofty has teamed up with Radio NewsHub to present the big news stories from around the globe that other radio news outlets may miss. Weekdays on the hour from 7am through 9am, with further updates at 12noon, 2pm, 4pm, 6pm and 7pm.

Democracy Now! is an international daily news program hosted by journalists Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez. Lofty is one of over 1,000 community stations worldwide broadcasting Democracy Now! every week. Weekdays at 6am.

Produced in collaboration by three of Australia’s leading progressive community broadcasters – Radio Adelaide, 2SER Sydney and 4EB Brisbane, The Wire is Australia’s flagship national program for the community radio sector. Weeknights at 6:30pm.