New Radio Australia schedule

Our new schedule is now online. We have some great new shows and even more fantastic Australian music.  Some familiar programs have moved into new time slots but our much loved weekend coverage of the AFL and NRL remains.  We hope you enjoy our new lineup - your feedback is always welcome.

 

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Pacific sourced chocolate commands premium price

Updated 30 September 2014, 17:15 AEST

An Australian chocolate maker says cocoa beans sourced from the Pacific are proving very popular with consumers.

Refugees protest against Australia's asylum policies in Nauru

Updated 30 September 2014, 17:19 AEST

A refugee on Nauru has says he and other refugees and asylum seekers have been cheated and discriminated against by the Australian government.

Concern over fate of gay asylum seekers in PNG

Updated 29 September 2014, 17:20 AEST

Amnesty International is concerned about the fate of gay asylum seekers being held at the Australian government's detention centre on Manus Island, if they are to be resettled in Papua New Guinea.

NASA stages mock mission to Mars in Hawaii

Updated 29 September 2014, 12:01 AEST

The third instalment of the Hi-SEAS mission in Hawaii - a simulated mission to Mars run by NASA - is about to get underway, with six eager volunteers setting a course for the mock Mars base on a Hawaiian volcano.

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