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The licence area plan determines the number and characteristics, including technical specifications, of radio broadcasting services that are to be available in the Central Tablelands region of NSW with the use of the broadcasting services bands.
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Gazetted 18 Jun 1997

 

 

 

LICENCE AREA PLAN

CENTRAL TABLELANDS

(Radio)

 

 

 

 

 

 

JUNE 1997


 LICENCE AREA PLAN - CENTRAL TABLELANDS

 

DETERMINATION

The Australian Broadcasting Authority hereby makes this plan for broadcasting services in the Central Tablelands area of Central New South Wales, under subsection 26(1) of the Broadcasting Services Act 1992.

Four national radio broadcasting services, three commercial radio broadcasting services, two community radio broadcasting services and one open narrowcasting radio service are to be available in the area described at Attachment 1.1 to this Determination with the use of the broadcasting services bands. The characteristics, including technical specifications, of the services that are to be available in the area described at Attachment 1.1 are set out in Schedule One and Attachments 1.2 - 1.11 to this Determination.

 

 

 

 

(Determined by the Australian Broadcasting Authority on 2 June 1997)


 

SCHEDULE

The Schedule sets out:

·      the category of each of the services that are to be available in that area (column 1),

·      the service licence number which has been allocated to the service, if appropriate (column two);  N/A = Not Applicable, as the Broadcasting Services Act 1992 only requires service licences for Commercial and Community services,

·      the number of transmitters required to transmit the service,

·      the transmitter specification number which has been allocated to each transmitter (column three),

·      the identifying number of the attachment where the technical specifications for each transmitter are described (column four).  (Each set of technical specifications referred to in the Schedules is an attachment to this determination),

·      the general area served by each transmitter (column five).


 

SCHEDULE ONE

Licence Area Plan - Central Tablelands - (Radio) -  June 1997

Licence Area:  Orange RA1

Category of
Service

Service Licence No:

Transmitter Specification No:

Technical
Specifications

General Area Served by Transmitter

Commercial

SL10252

TS10004235

See attachment 1.2

Orange

Commercial

SL10277

TS10001552

See attachment 1.3

Orange

Commercial

SL10286

TS10004542

See attachment 1.4

Orange

National

N/A

TS10004072

See attachment 1.5

Central Tablelands

National

N/A

TS10004075

See attachment 1.6

Central Tablelands

National

N/A

TS10004074

See attachment 1.7

Central Tablelands

National

N/A

TS10004201

See attachment 1.8

Cumnock

Open Narrowcasting

N/A

TS10004547

See attachment 1.9

Orange

Community

SL10287

TS10004546

See attachment 1.10

Orange

Community

SL1150004

TS10007035

See attachment 1.11

Orange

 


                                                                                                        ATTACHMENT 1.1

LICENCE AREA FOR SERVICE LICENCE NOS:  SL10252, SL10277, SL10286, SL10287, SL1150004
COMMERCIAL AND COMMUNITY RADIO, ORANGE RA1

The licence area, in terms of areas defined by the Australian Bureau of Statistics at the Census of 6 August 1991, is:

Area Description

Persons

 

 

Blayney (S)

6000

Orange (C)

32915

NSW CD 140301

138

NSW CD 140302

475

NSW CD 140303

370

NSW CD 140304

207

NSW CD 140305

168

NSW CD 140501

268

NSW CD 140502

184

NSW CD 140401

225

NSW CD 140402

518

NSW CD 140101

499

NSW CD 140104

240

NSW CD 140105

263

NSW CD 140106

308

NSW CD 140107

481

NSW CD 140108

447

NSW CD 140109

464

NSW CD 140110

679

NSW CD 140111

434

NSW CD 140201

163

NSW CD 140202

382

NSW CD 140203

420

NSW CD 140204

322

NSW CD 140205

141

NSW CD 140206

212

NSW CD 140207

572

NSW CD 140208

294

NSW CD 140209

876

NSW CD 140210

555

NSW CD 140211

288

NSW CD 140212

263

NSW CD 140213

188

NSW CD 151702

205

NSW CD 151704

241

NSW CD 151705

299

NSW CD 151706

385

NSW CD 151707

283

NSW CD 151708

233

NSW CD 151710

213

NSW CD 151711

401

NSW CD 151712

122

NSW CD 151801

410

NSW CD 151802

825

NSW CD 151803

599

NSW CD 151804

731

NSW CD 151805

498

NSW CD 151806

570

NSW CD 151807

693

NSW CD 151808

636

NSW CD 151809

400

NSW CD 151810

369

NSW CD 151811

582

NSW CD 151812

1013

NSW CD 151813

526

NSW CD 151814

564

NSW CD 141401

186

NSW CD 141402

162

NSW CD 141403

407

NSW CD 141301

279

NSW CD 141302

174

NSW CD 141306

187

NSW CD 032213

170

NSW CD 032212

173

 

 

Total Persons

62495

 

Note:
Standard Terminology used by the Australian Bureau of Statistics:

(B)         =          Borough

(C)         =          City
(CD)      =          Collection District

(DC)      =          District Council

(M)        =          Municipality

(S)          =          Shire

(T)          =          Town

 

 


Attachment 1.3

 

LICENCE AREA PLAN : Central Tablelands

 

Category :                                                   Commercial

 

General Area Served :                                 Orange (NSW)

 

Service Licence Number :                           SL10277

 

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio

 

Specification Number :                                TS10001552

 

Transmitter Site :-

 

Nominal location :                                       Mt Canobolas

 

Australian Map Grid :                                  Zone      Easting      Northing

Reference                                                   55          684425     6308875

 

Site Tolerance :                                           Refer to Technical Planning Guidelines

 

Emission :-

 

Frequency Band & Mode                           VHF-FM

 

Carrier Frequency :                                     105.1 MHz

Polarisation                                                 Mixed

 

Maximum antenna height                             20 m

 

Output Radiation Pattern :-

 

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Maximum ERP

 

 

At all angles of azimuth

5 kW


Attachment 1.5

 

LICENCE AREA PLAN : Central Tablelands

 

Category :                                                   National

 

General Area Served :                                 Central Tablelands (NSW)

 

Service Licence Number :                           Not applicable

 

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio

 

Specification Number :                                TS10004072

 

Transmitter Site :-

 

Nominal location :                                       Mt Canobolas

 

Australian Map Grid :                                  Zone      Easting      Northing

Reference                                                   55          684425     6308875

 

Site Tolerance :                                           Refer to Technical Planning Guidelines

 

Emission :-

 

Frequency Band & Mode                           VHF-FM

 

Carrier Frequency :                                     101.9 MHz

Polarisation                                                 Mixed

 

Maximum antenna height                             65 m

 

Output Radiation Pattern :-

 

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Maximum ERP

 

 

At all angles of azimuth

80 kW


Attachment 1.7

 

LICENCE AREA PLAN : Central Tablelands

 

Category :                                                   National

 

General Area Served :                                 Central Tablelands (NSW)

 

Service Licence Number :                           Not applicable

 

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio

 

Specification Number :                                TS10004074

 

Transmitter Site :-

 

Nominal location :                                       Mt Canobolas

 

Australian Map Grid :                                  Zone      Easting      Northing

Reference                                                   55          684425     6308875

 

Site Tolerance :                                           Refer to Technical Planning Guidelines

 

Emission :-

 

Frequency Band & Mode                           VHF-FM

 

Carrier Frequency :                                     102.7 MHz

Polarisation                                                 Mixed

 

Maximum antenna height                             65 m

 

Output Radiation Pattern :-

 

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Maximum ERP

 

 

At all angles of azimuth

80 kW


Attachment 1.6

 

LICENCE AREA PLAN : Central Tablelands

 

Category :                                                   National

 

General Area Served :                                 Central Tablelands (NSW)

 

Service Licence Number :                           Not applicable

 

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio

 

Specification Number :                                TS10004075

 

Transmitter Site :-

 

Nominal location :                                       Mt Canobolas

 

Australian Map Grid :                                  Zone      Easting      Northing

Reference                                                   55          684425     6308875

 

Site Tolerance :                                           Refer to Technical Planning Guidelines

 

Emission :-

 

Frequency Band & Mode                           VHF-FM

 

Carrier Frequency :                                     104.3 MHz

Polarisation                                                 Mixed

 

Maximum antenna height                             65 m

 

Output Radiation Pattern :-

 

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Maximum ERP

 

 

At all angles of azimuth

80 kW


Attachment 1.8

 

LICENCE AREA PLAN : Central Tablelands

 

Category :                                                   National

 

General Area Served :                                 Cumnock (NSW)

 

Service Licence Number :                           Not applicable

 

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - AM Radio

 

Specification Number :                                TS10004201

 

Transmitter Site :-

 

Nominal location :                                       Cumnock

 

Australian Map Grid :                                  Zone      Easting      Northing

Reference                                                   55          659896     6354575

 

Site Tolerance :                                           Refer to Technical Planning Guidelines

 

Emission :-

 

Frequency Band & Mode                           MF-AM

 

Carrier Frequency :                                     549 kHz

 

Output Radiation Pattern :-

 

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Elevation

Maximum CMF

 

 

 

At all angles of azimuth

0

2900 V

 

Notes:-

1.      The CMF at all elevations is not to exceed the specified CMF at 0 degrees elevation for all angles of azimuth.


Attachment 1.2

 

LICENCE AREA PLAN : Central Tablelands

 

Category :                                                   Commercial

 

General Area Served :                                 Orange (NSW)

 

Service Licence Number :                           SL10252

 

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - AM Radio

 

Specification Number :                                TS10004235

 

Transmitter Site :-

 

Nominal location :                                       Forests Reef  18 Km S of Orange

 

Australian Map Grid :                                  Zone      Easting      Northing

Reference                                                   55          697203     6295504

 

Site Tolerance :                                           Refer to Technical Planning Guidelines

 

Emission :-

 

Frequency Band & Mode                           MF-AM

 

Carrier Frequency :                                     1089 kHz

 

Output Radiation Pattern :-

 

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Elevation

Maximum CMF

 

 

 

0°T - 360°T

0

965 V

21°T

33

400 V

116°T

6

940 V

136°T

8

740 V

160°T

52

290 V

237°T

14

70 V

 

Notes:-

1.      The CMF at all elevations is not to exceed the specified CMF at 0 degrees elevation for all angles of azimuth.


Attachment 1.4

 

LICENCE AREA PLAN : Central Tablelands

 

Category :                                                   Commercial

 

General Area Served :                                 Orange (NSW)

 

Service Licence Number :                           SL10286

 

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio

 

Specification Number :                                TS10004542

 

Transmitter Site :-

 

Nominal location :                                       Mt Canobolas

 

Australian Map Grid :                                  Zone      Easting      Northing

Reference                                                   55          684425     6308875

 

Site Tolerance :                                           Refer to Technical Planning Guidelines

 

Emission :-

 

Frequency Band & Mode                           VHF-FM

 

Carrier Frequency :                                     105.9 MHz

Polarisation                                                 Mixed

 

Maximum antenna height                             20 m

 

Output Radiation Pattern :-

 

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Maximum ERP

 

 

At all angles of azimuth

5 kW


Attachment 1.10

 

LICENCE AREA PLAN : Central Tablelands

 

Category :                                                   Community

 

General Area Served :                                 Orange (NSW)

 

Service Licence Number :                           SL10287

 

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio

 

Specification Number :                                TS10004546

 

Transmitter Site :-

 

Nominal location :                                       Mt Canobolas

 

Australian Map Grid :                                  Zone      Easting      Northing

Reference                                                   55          684425     6308875

 

Site Tolerance :                                           Refer to Technical Planning Guidelines

 

Emission :-

 

Frequency Band & Mode                           VHF-FM

 

Carrier Frequency :                                     107.5 MHz

Polarisation                                                 Mixed

 

Maximum antenna height                             20 m

 

Output Radiation Pattern :-

 

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Maximum ERP

 

 

At all angles of azimuth

5 kW


Attachment 1.9

 

LICENCE AREA PLAN : Central Tablelands

 

Category :                                                   Open Narrowcasting

 

General Area Served :                                 Orange (NSW)

 

Service Licence Number :                           Not applicable

 

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio

 

Specification Number :                                TS10004547

 

Transmitter Site :-

 

Nominal location :                                       Mt Canobolas

 

Australian Map Grid :                                  Zone      Easting      Northing

Reference                                                   55          684425     6308875

 

Site Tolerance :                                           Refer to Technical Planning Guidelines

 

Emission :-

 

Frequency Band & Mode                           VHF-FM

 

Carrier Frequency :                                     106.7 MHz

Polarisation                                                 Mixed

 

Maximum antenna height                             20 m

 

Output Radiation Pattern :-

 

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Maximum ERP

 

 

At all angles of azimuth

5 kW

 

Special Conditions :-

 

The ‘coverage radius’ of this transmitter is 45 kilometres measured from a point with the following AMG co-ordinates:  Zone: 55; Easting: 684425; Northing: 6308875.  This point is the same as the nominal transmitter site.


Attachment 1.11

 

LICENCE AREA PLAN : Central Tablelands

 

Category :                                                   Community

 

General Area Served :                                 Orange (NSW)

 

Service Licence Number :                           SL1150004

 

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio

 

Specification Number :                                TS10007035

 

Transmitter Site :-

 

Nominal location :                                       Mt Canobolas

 

Australian Map Grid :                                  Zone      Easting      Northing

Reference                                                   55          684425     6308875

 

Site Tolerance :                                           Refer to Technical Planning Guidelines

 

Emission :-

 

Frequency Band & Mode                           VHF-FM

 

Carrier Frequency :                                     103.5 MHz

Polarisation                                                 Mixed

 

Maximum antenna height                             20 m

 

Output Radiation Pattern :-

 

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Maximum ERP

 

 

At all angles of azimuth

5 kW