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Front of 3CR Building is painted black with a dandelion. The building is on a laneway corner so shows the side of the building with artwork that says Community Radio 855AM.
Side of the building that has a mural of an aboriginal man holding a spear.
Back side of the building that has artwork with lots of different stick people on bikes, spending time together around a fire and other activities.
3CR neon sign against a black background.
On Air sign above a block of wood.

3CR Community Radio Station

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Description

3CR is a dynamic community hub that has produced radio since 1976. Broadcasters present around 120 radio programs every week, including 20 community language shows in 13 different languages and 10 hours of First Nations programming. Established to provide a voice for those denied access to mass media, listeners can tune in on 855AM, 3CR Digital, stream live online, access audio on demand or download podcasts of the shows. 

What's On

Tour the 3CR Community Radio studios to see where 3CR volunteer broadcasters present their weekly shows, meet 3CR Volunteers and learn about the history of this unique community broadcaster. Gain information about volunteering opportunities as well as the diverse content that audiences listen to. Jump in the studio and experience what it's like to record a radio announcement and listen back.

Images: (1-5) 3CR Community Radio Building. All photos: courtesy of 3CR Community Radio.

Important Details

Time & Date

Saturday 27 July
Tours running every hour starting at 10am. Last tour departs at 3pm
Running for 45 minutes in groups of 10

Bookings required—$7 booking fee applies
First release tickets: 12pm Wednesday 3 July
Second release tickets: 12pm Saturday 6 July

Enter via 21 Smith Street, Fitzroy. Meet at reception. No food or drink allowed in studios.

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ACCESSIBILITY

Partially wheelchair accessible, Accessible bathroom, Accessible parking nearby

Our studios, kitchen and bathroom area are wheelchair accessible but other parts of the building are not. Prior notice helps with facilitating access.

Location

21 Smith St, Fitzroy VIC 3065

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