Indigenous

Freedom Flotilla

The Freedom Flotilla to West Papua is an unprecedented event of creative resistance to the Indonesian occupation of West Papua. The initiative of Indigenous Elders of Australia and West Papua set out to build global solidarity and highlight the abuses of human rights and land rights carried out under the occupations of their lands on an international stage.

Indearts Deadly Nomination

Indearts presenter John Harding has been nominated for the "Community Broadcaster of The Year" Deadly Award. John has been broadcasting on 3CR for 2 years and says it is "such an honour to just to be nominated, considering the great quality of community broadcasting across the nation". Indearts is on air every Tuesday from 10-11am, presenting an indigenous point of view on current affairs, the arts and music.

Beyond the Bars 2013

Tune in throughout NAIDOC week to 3CR to hear Beyond the Bars - Australia's only live prison broadcast. The broadcast involves over 100 Indigenous men, women and young people from the inside, sharing stories, songs, opinions and poems from within the Dame Phyllis Frost Centre, Barwon Prison, Fulham Correctional Centre, Marngoneet Correctional Centre, Loddon Prison and Port Phillip Prison.

Tuesday 9:00am to 9:30am
Making Contact is committed to in-depth critical analysis that goes beyond the breaking news. Showcasing voices and perspectives rarely heard in mainstream media, Making Contact focuses on the human realities of politics and the connections between local and global events, emphasizing positive and creative ways to solve problems.
Survival Day 2012
Friday
January
This annual broadcast by 3CR's Indigenous broadcasters marks Australia's Invasion Day. Indigenous activists have broadcast at 3CR from the year 3CR began in1976. Tune in on 26 January each year and hear the truth about Australia's ongoing colonialism and the current campaigns to right past wrongs.
International Women's Day Artwork by Ms Saffa and Molly Crabapple on 3CR wall.
Sunday 9:30pm to 12:00am
March
Women and gender diverse broadcasters take to the airwaves bringing you 24 hours of programming dedicated to International Women's Day 2020. Tune in to hear about the ongoing struggle for gender equality, a cross section of issues, campaigns and activities, as well as coverage of the IWD rally in the city and music from many genres. To view the full schedule www.3cr.org.au/iwd2020
Thursday 2:00pm to 3:00pm
International solidarity with First Nations.
Congratulations to all our finalists and winners in the 2012 Community Broadcasting Association of Australia annual awards. Our coverage of the Tent Embassy's 40th anniversary was a finalist - well done!

Friday 12:00pm to 1:00pm
July
We can't bring you our usual live prison broadcasts for Beyond the Bars in 2020 due to Covid-19 restrictions. BUT we will be bringing you the voices of Indigenous men and women from the inside each day from Monday 6 July to Friday 10 July at 12-1pm. 3CR Indigenous broadcasters have been recording messages, cheerios, poems, stories, raps and short interviews with some of the inmates over the phone at the Dame Phyllis Frost Centre, Loddon/Middleton Prison, Barwon Prison, Karreenga Annex and Fulham Correctional Centre.

Beyond the Bars is 3CR's live prison programming - broadcast from inside prisons across Victoria during NAIDOC Week each year, and presented by 3CR's Indigenous broadcasters. Join us for the launch of Beyond the Bars 9, a double CD of highlights from the six prison radio shows.