3CW

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3CW
City Leopold, Victoria, Australia
Branding 3CW Chinese Radio
Frequency 1341 kHz
Format Talk radio
Language(s) Chinese
ERP 5 kW
HAAT 60m
Transmitter coordinates 38°10′15″S 144°27′5″E / 38.17083°S 144.45139°E / -38.17083; 144.45139
Owner AIMG Holdings
under lease from Grant Broadcasters
(Geelong Broadcasters Pty Ltd)
Website 3cw.com.au
3CW 1620AM Program
City Bayswater, Victoria, Australia
Branding 3CW Chinese Radio 1620AM Program
Frequency 1620 kHz
Format Chinese music
Language(s) Chinese
ERP 400 watt
Transmitter coordinates 37°50′31″S 145°16′20″E / 37.84194°S 145.27222°E / -37.84194; 145.27222
Owner AIMG Holdings
under lease from Gumnut Nominees
(Gumnut Nominees Pty Ltd)
Website 3cw.com.au

3CW is a Chinese language radio station based in South Melbourne, Victoria. The station's main service broadcasts under a high powered open narrowcast (HPON) licence on 1341 kHz AM, operated by AIMG Holdings. The transmitter is located near Portarlington.

The 1341 licence is owned by Grant Broadcasters, and is leased to the broadcasters. This frequency was formerly occupied by 3GL before it converted to FM in the 1990s. 3CW also broadcasts a Chinese music formatted station in the AM narrowband. Branded 3CW 1620AM Program, the station is broadcast from Bayswater. 3CW also has a monthly magazine called "3CW Journal".

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