Channelvision

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Channelvision
Channelvision logo.jpg
Launched1 September 2005
Closed2014
Owned byIndependent
Picture format 576i (SDTV 16:9)
SloganYou're watching Channelvision
Country Australia
Language English
Broadcast area Canberra
Availability
Cable
TransTV 501

Channelvision was an Australian subscription television channel based in Canberra that screened locally produced content. The channel launched on 1 September 2005 on TransTV, [1] replacing the TransTV Help Channel, and mainly broadcast local content, news, interviews and local sport.

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References

  1. "New digital TV channel makes debut". ABC News. Australian Broadcasting Corporation. 1 September 2005. Retrieved 28 September 2016.
  2. "Media Release and Launch Invitation: Channelvision to broadcast nationally" (PDF). Channelvision. Archived from the original (PDF) on 1 October 2016. Retrieved 28 September 2016.