ABC NewsRadio is a 24-hour news radio service broadcast, owner by the Australian public broadcaster, the Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC). Radio station is available from AM/FM radio, online or the ABC Listen app, DAB+ radio. Station are broadcast all Australian Parliamentary sessions, which were originally (from 1946) broadcast on national radio network, also programings Australian Football League matches on weekends in some states.

Language: English.

Format: News, Talk, Sport.

First air date: 15 August 1994

Owner: Australian Broadcasting Corporation

Broadcast area: Australia


  • AM with Sabra Lane AM with Sabra Lane Is Australia's informative morning current affairs program.
  • PM with Linda Mottram PM with Linda Mottram Program covers a broad spectrum of issues relevant to all sections of Australia.
  • Australia Votes Australia Votes David Speers, Melissa Clarke and James Glenday Every afternoon from Monday to Friday
  • The World Today The World Today Sally Sara Thursday, 10pm-11pm
  • Weekly Post Weekly Post Overview of this week's main news.
  • Japan in Focus with Eleni Psaltis Japan in Focus with Eleni Psaltis Saturday, 1pm-1:30pm
  • The Ticket with Tracey Holmes The Ticket with Tracey Holmes Sunday, 9:30am-12:00pm
  • Correspondents Report with Julian Morrow Correspondents Report with Julian Morrow

Radio frequencies

ABC NewsRadio broadcasts in the following cities on FM or AM:

  • Sydney 630 AM
  • Melbourne 1026 AM
  • Canberra 103.9 FM
  • Hobart 747 AM
  • Adelaide 972 AM
  • Brisbane 936 AM
  • Perth 585 AM
  • Darwin 102.5 FM
  • Geraldton 101.3 FM
  • Newcastle 1458 AM


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