Weekly Program Schedule


One of our Lofty Goals is to offer a mix of great locally produced programming alongside a finely curated selection of shows from Australia and around the world.  When we’re not broadcasting live or playing a quality syndicated program, the Lofty music mix will keep you company 24/7. Click here and our radio player will open in a new tab, so you can keep browsing while you listen.

Sunday

  • 12:00 am - 12:04 am: Start The Commotion [88.9 FM Startup]
  • 12:05 am - 1:00 am: Blow Ya Speakers [Deep House] (Australia)
  • 1:00 am - 3:00 am: Uplifting Only with Ori Uplift [Trance] (US)
  • 3:00 am - 4:00 am: White Noise with Dave Clarke [Techno] (UK)
  • 4:00 am - 5:00 am: R[3]volution Radio with Michele Mausi [Techno] (Germany)
  • 5:00 am - 6:00 am: Beenoise Attack [Minimal, Tech-House] (Italy)
  • 6:00 am - 9:00 am: Sunday Morning Chill
  • 9:00 am - 9:30 am: DW Living Planet (Germany, in English)
  • 9:30 am - 10:00 am: Lofty's Better Music Mix
  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm: Swing Into Sunday With Sal
  • 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm: Midday Mix with Benjamin
  • 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm: Oh Yeh! With Happy Rob
  • 3:30 pm - 4:00 pm: Lofty's Better Music Mix
  • 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm: Jungle Telegraph with Al
  • 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm: Cruise Control with Lindsay
  • 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm: The AMRAP Hour (CRN)
  • 9:00 pm - 11:00 pm: The Bile Lab with Bridie
  • 11:00 pm - 11:59 pm: Subsequence [Experimental] (CRN)

Monday

  • 12:00 am - 6:00 am: Lofty's Better Music Mix
  • 6:00 am - 7:00 am: Democracy Now! (US)
  • 7:00 am - 9:00 am: Lofty's Fat Free Breakfast
  • 9:00 am - 9:30 am: Women on the Line (CRN)
  • 9:30 am - 10:30 am: National Indigenous News Review (CRN)
  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm: We've Got News For You! With Tanya Lyons
  • 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm: Lofty's Better Music Mix
  • 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm: My Side Of The Tracks with Christopher Powell
  • 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm: Whole Lotta Love with Yas
  • 6:00 pm - 6:30 pm: CBAA National Features & Documentary Series
  • 6:30 pm - 7:00 pm: The Wire - Australian Current Affairs
  • 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm: Everything With Ari! (By Popular Demand!)
  • 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm: Jazz Made In Australia (CRN)
  • 9:00 pm - 10:00 pm: Cool Nights with Steve Hart (NZ)
  • 10:00 pm - 11:00 pm: A Jazz Hour (CRN)
  • 11:00 pm - 11:59 pm: Jazz Progressions with Jake Longwell (US)

Tuesday

  • 12:00 am - 6:00 am: Lofty's Better Music Mix
  • 6:00 am - 7:00 am: Democracy Now! (US)
  • 7:00 am - 9:00 am: Fat Free Breakfast
  • 9:00 am - 10:00 am: Discover the World With Music and Claudine Burgess
  • 10:00 am - 11:00 am: Lofty's better Music Mix (with a new show coming soon)
  • 11:00 am - 11:30 am: Listen to Older Voices (CRN)
  • 11:30 am - 12:00 pm: Service Voices (CRN)
  • 12:00 pm - 12:30 pm: Overdrive (CRN)
  • 12:30 pm - 1:00 pm: Zed Games (CRN)
  • 1:00 pm - 1:30 pm: Diffusion (CRN)
  • 1:30 pm - 2:00 pm: Lost in Science (CRN)
  • 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm: The Kym and Nik Hour
  • 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm: Ranch-O-Radio with UONE [EDM/World Music]
  • 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm: Cool Beans With Harry (By Popular Demand!)
  • 6:00 pm - 6:30 pm: This Way Out [LGBTIQ News] (US)
  • 6:30 pm - 7:00 pm: The Wire - Australian Current Affairs
  • 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm: It's A Chick Thing with Yasmin and Friends!
  • 9:00 pm - 10:00 pm: Beale Street Caravan (US)
  • 10:00 pm - 11:00 pm: Blues Cafe with Steve James
  • 11:00 pm - 11:55 pm: Lofty's Better Music Mix
  • 11:55 pm - 11:59 pm: 88.9 FM Shutdown ... see y'all at lofty.org.au!

Wednesday

  • 12:00 am - 6:00 am: Lofty's Better Music Mix
  • 6:00 am - 7:00 am: Democracy Now! (US)
  • 7:00 am - 9:00 am: Fat Free Breakfast
  • 9:00 am - 9:30 am: Pregnancy, Birth and Beyond (CRN)
  • 9:30 am - 10:00 am: Dads on the Air (CRN)
  • 10:00 am - 11:00 am: Vision Hour Australia (CRN)
  • 11:00 am - 1:00 pm: Lofty's Better Music Mix
  • 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm: New Local Show - Music with Maddi!
  • 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm: Oh Yeh! With Happy Rob (by popular demand!)
  • 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm: Lofty's Better Music Mix
  • 6:00 pm - 6:30 pm: National Indigenous News in Review (CRN)
  • 6:30 pm - 7:00 pm: The Wire - Australian Current Affairs
  • 7:00 pm - 11:59 pm: Lofty's Better Music Mix

Thursday

  • 12:00 am - 6:00 am: Lofty's Better Music Mix
  • 6:00 am - 7:00 am: Democracy Now! (US)
  • 7:00 am - 10:00 am: Fat Free Breakfast
  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm: Swing Into Sunday With Sal - on Thursday (by popular demand!)
  • 12:00 pm - 6:30 pm: Lofty's Better Music Mix
  • 6:30 pm - 7:00 pm: The Wire - Australian Current Affairs
  • 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm: Fine Music Live [Classical] (CRN)
  • 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm: Classics and Beyond [Classical] (US)
  • 9:00 pm - 10:00 pm: Lake Air [Easy Listening] (US)
  • 10:00 pm - 11:59 pm: Lofty's Better Music Mix

Friday

  • 12:00 am - 6:00 am: Lofty's Better Music Mix
  • 6:00 am - 7:00 am: Democracy Now! (US)
  • 7:00 am - 9:00 am: Fat Free Breakfast
  • 9:00 am - 10:00 am: DW WorldLink (Germany, in English)
  • 10:00 am - 2:00 pm: Lofty's Better Music Mix
  • 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm: Lofty's Better Music Mix
  • 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm: The Kym and Isaac Hour!
  • 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm: The Kym and Nik Hour (by popular demand!)
  • 6:00 pm - 6:30 pm: DW World in Progress (Germany, in English)
  • 6:30 pm - 7:00 pm: The Wire - Australian Current Affairs
  • 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm: Deadly Beats (CRN)
  • 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm: Global Village (CRN)
  • 9:00 pm - 10:00 pm: Under African Skies (CRN)
  • 10:00 pm - 11:59 pm: The Tiki Lounge Remix (CRN)

Saturday

  • 12:00 am - 6:00 am: Lofty's Better Music Mix
  • 6:00 am - 7:00 am: DW Inside Europe (Germany, in English)
  • 7:00 am - 8:00 am: Radio Ecoshock (Canada)
  • 8:00 am - 8:30 am: Beyond Zero (CRN)
  • 8:30 am - 9:00 am: Sea Change Radio (US)
  • 9:00 am - 9:30 am: Real World Gardener (CRN)
  • 9:30 am - 10:00 am: DW Spectrum (Germany, in English)
  • 10:00 am - 11:00 am: Arts Alive (CRN)
  • 11:00 am - 11:30 am: Zed Games (CRN)
  • 11:30 am - 12:00 pm: Lofty's Better Music Mix
  • 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm: Lofty's Better Music Mix
  • 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm: Lofty's Better Music Mix
  • 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm: Lofty's Better Music Mix
  • 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm: Everything With Ari! (In The Mix!)
  • 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm: Cool Beans With Harry (Live in the Mix!)
  • 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm: Lofty's Better Music Mix
  • 11:00 pm - 11:59 pm: The Underground World