Alternative news, current affairs and media analysis. Tune into 3CR Breakfast each weekday morning and join Solidarity Breakfast on Saturday.

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About Breakfast

3CR Breakfast provides grassroots current affairs, media analysis and alternative media from diverse perspectives. 

Centring the voices of those denied access to the media; particularly the working class, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, women, trans and gender diverse folks, people with disabilities and the many community groups and community issues discriminated against and misrepresented by other media.

Listen in: MondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFriday, and Saturday on 855AM, digital radio, or live streaming on 

Contact us if you have a community event or action EMAIL: currentaffairs(at)


We are gearing up for a Summer Break 

This is your chance to catch some of 2019's Breakfast broadcasts you may have missed. 

During our Breakfast Summer Series (Monday - Friday from 7am and Saturdays from 7:30am) You'll hear Off The Press - current affairs through a youth lens, hear about the significance of May 1968 in France and the central role that students played in the struggle, Chilean activists demanding change, Indian feminists on capitalism, misogyny and sexual violence, and the rise of the far-right in India, explore our changing relationship to water, speakers from the Black-Palestinian Solidarity Conference, the return of #SummerSkool and much more.

Stay tuned for our evolving playlist... 


Did you forget to donate during RADIOTHON?

Once a year we ask our listeners to donate funds to keep us on the air. The breakfast teams are trying to raise $7,500 of the stations overall $250,000 target

SO FAR we've raised: $7,263. Help us to raise the remaining $237. Call (03) 9419 8377 OR TXT 0488 809 855 OR VISIT


Contact Gab Reade, 3CR's Current Affairs Coordinator.

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