|CTV 41 Bendigo|
|Launched||19 June 1999|
|Closed||30 June 1999|
|Owned by||Bendigo Community Television Inc.|
|Picture format||Analogue 4:3|
|Slogan||Leading the way in Regional Community Television|
CTV 41 Bendigo was a free-to-air community television station based in Bendigo. The station was awarded a trial licence in July 1996 for broadcasting on UHF 41.On 2 April 1998, the Australian Broadcasting Authority, regulator of television and radio broadcasting in Australia, decided to not renew the trial licences of community broadcasters that were not yet on-air, but the intervention of the Community Broadcasting Association of Australia prompted the extension of such licences from 1 July 1998 to 30 June 1999.
The station eventually began broadcasting a test pattern on 19 June 1999 on UHF 41. On 26 June 1999, a 3-hour tape of programming information and music was broadcast on a loop.The station's licence was cancelled on 30 June 1999 due to its failure to broadcast regular programming.
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