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Licence Area Plan - Bundaberg (Radio) - February 1998

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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 Bundaberg region of Queensland with the use of the broadcasting services bands.
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Gazetted 18 Feb 1998

 

 

RADIO LICENCE AREA PLAN

 

BUNDABERG

 (Radio)

 

 

 

 

 

 

FEBRUARY 1998

 

 

LICENCE AREA PLAN - BUNDABERG

 

DETERMINATION

The Australian Broadcasting Authority hereby makes this plan for radio broadcasting services in the Bundaberg area of Queensland, under section 26(1) of the Broadcasting Services Act 1992.

Three commercial services, one community service, four national services, one medium power open narrowcasting radio broadcasting service and one high power open narrowcasting service  are to be available in the Bundaberg 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 the Schedule One and Attachments 1.2  - 1.11 to this Determination.

 

 

(Determined by the Australian Broadcasting Authority on 5 February 1998)

 

 


 

SCHEDULES

 

Each of the Schedules sets out:

 

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

 

·      the status of the service (column two) does not form part of the licence area plan decision and is included for reference only.

 

·      the frequency for each transmitter (column three) does not form part of the licence area plan decision and is included for reference only.

 

·      the service licence number which has been allocated to the service, if appropriate (column four);  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 five),

 

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

 

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


SCHEDULE ONE

Licence Area Plan : Bundaberg Radio - February 1998

 

Licence Area : BUNDABERG RA1

 

Service Category

Status

Frequency

Service Licence No

Transmitter Specification No

Attach No

Area Served

National

Licensed

98.5 MHz

N/A

TS3017601

 1.2

Wide Bay

National

Licensed

99.3 MHz

N/A

TS10000958

 1.3

Wide Bay

National

Licensed

100.1 MHz

N/A

TS6066001

 1.4

Wide Bay

National

Licensed

100.9 MHz

N/A

TS2041601

 1.5

Wide Bay

Commercial

Licensed

1332 kHz

SL4169

TS10008017

 1.6

Bundaberg

Commercial

Licensed

93.9 MHz

SL6897

TS10007973

 1.7

Bundaberg

Commercial

Available

93.1 MHz

SL1150057

TS10007924

 1.8

Bundaberg

Community

Available

94.7 MHz

SL1150216

TS10007923

 1.9

Bundaberg

Open Narrowcasting

Available

95.5 MHz

N/A

TS10007922

 1.10

Bundaberg

Open Narrowcasting

Available

97.1 MHz

N/A

TS10007921

 1.11

Bundaberg

 

 

 

* The information in the status column and the frequency column is provided as additional information to the final licence area plan, and is accurate as at the date of publication.

 

Status Column

 

Licensed           :           service is already licensed

Available          :           new licence available for allocation

 

Frequency Column

 

The frequency shown is the centre frequency of the channel.


Attachment 1.1

 

LICENCE AREA PLAN -  Bundaberg - February 1998

 

LICENCE AREA - BUNDABERG 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

 

 

Bundaberg (C)

32708

Woongarra (S)

16500

Gooburrum (S)

7124

QLD CD 3071704

423

QLD CD 3071714

375

QLD CD 3071715

251

QLD CD 3071705

131

 

 

Total Persons 

57512

 

Note: 

Standard terminology used by the Australian Bureau of Statistics: 

 

 

(C)       =          City

(CD)    =          Collection District

(S)       =          Shire

 


Attachment 1.2

 

LICENCE AREA PLAN : Bundaberg - February 1998

 

Category :                                                   National

 

General Area Served :                                 Wide Bay (QLD)

 

Service Licence Number :                           Not applicable

 

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio

 

Specification Number :                                TS3017601

 

Transmitter Site :-

 

Nominal location :                                       MT Goonaneman

 

Australian Map Grid :                                  Zone      Easting      Northing

Reference                                                   56          411105     7187299

 

Site Tolerance :                                           Refer to Technical Planning Guidelines

 

Emission :-

 

Frequency Band & Mode                           VHF-FM

 

Carrier Frequency :                                     98.5 MHz

Polarisation                                                 Mixed

 

Maximum antenna height                             75 m

 

Output Radiation Pattern :-

 

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Maximum ERP

 

 

At all angles of azimuth

80 kW

 


Attachment 1.3

 

LICENCE AREA PLAN : Bundaberg - February 1998

 

Category :                                                   National

 

General Area Served :                                 Wide Bay (QLD)

 

Service Licence Number :                           Not applicable

 

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio

 

Specification Number :                                TS10000958

 

Transmitter Site :-

 

Nominal location :                                       MT Goonaneman

 

Australian Map Grid :                                  Zone      Easting      Northing

Reference                                                   56          411105     7187299

 

Site Tolerance :                                           Refer to Technical Planning Guidelines

 

Emission :-

 

Frequency Band & Mode                           VHF-FM

 

Carrier Frequency :                                     99.3 MHz

Polarisation                                                 Mixed

 

Maximum antenna height                             75 m

 

Output Radiation Pattern :-

 

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Maximum ERP

 

 

At all angles of azimuth

80 kW

 


Attachment 1.4

 

LICENCE AREA PLAN : Bundaberg - February 1998

 

Category :                                                   National

 

General Area Served :                                 Wide Bay (QLD)

 

Service Licence Number :                           Not applicable

 

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio

 

Specification Number :                                TS6066001

 

Transmitter Site :-

 

Nominal location :                                       MT Goonaneman

 

Australian Map Grid :                                  Zone      Easting      Northing

Reference                                                   56          411105     7187299

 

Site Tolerance :                                           Refer to Technical Planning Guidelines

 

Emission :-

 

Frequency Band & Mode                           VHF-FM

 

Carrier Frequency :                                     100.1 MHz

Polarisation                                                 Mixed

 

Maximum antenna height                             75 m

 

Output Radiation Pattern :-

 

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Maximum ERP

 

 

At all angles of azimuth

80 kW

 


Attachment 1.5

 

LICENCE AREA PLAN : Bundaberg - February 1998

 

Category :                                                   National

 

General Area Served :                                 Wide Bay (QLD)

 

Service Licence Number :                           Not applicable

 

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio

 

Specification Number :                                TS2041601

 

Transmitter Site :-

 

Nominal location :                                       MT Goonaneman

 

Australian Map Grid :                                  Zone      Easting      Northing

Reference                                                   56          411105     7187299

 

Site Tolerance :                                           Refer to Technical Planning Guidelines

 

Emission :-

 

Frequency Band & Mode                           VHF-FM

 

Carrier Frequency :                                     100.9 MHz

Polarisation                                                 Mixed

 

Maximum antenna height                             75 m

 

Output Radiation Pattern :-

 

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Maximum ERP

 

 

At all angles of azimuth

80 kW

 


Attachment 1.6

 

LICENCE AREA PLAN : Bundaberg - February 1998

 

Category :                                                   Commercial

 

General Area Served :                                 Bundaberg (QLD)

 

Service Licence Number :                           SL4169

 

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - AM Radio

 

Specification Number :                                TS10008017

 

Transmitter Site :-

 

Nominal location :                                       7km NE of BUNDABERG

 

Australian Map Grid :                                  Zone      Easting      Northing

Reference                                                   56          439800     7252000

 

Site Tolerance :                                           Refer to Technical Planning Guidelines

 

Emission :-

 

Frequency Band & Mode                           MF-AM

 

Carrier Frequency :                                     1332 kHz

 

Output Radiation Pattern :-

 

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Elevation

Maximum CMF

 

 

 

0°T

0

485 V

10°T

0

155 V

20°T

0

500 V

30°T

0

890 V

40°T - 60°T

0

1.18 kV

70°T

0

850 V

80°T

0

605 V

90°T

0

395 V

100°T

0

260 V

110°T

0

200 V

120°T

0

210 V

130°T

0

280 V

140°T

0

435 V

150°T

0

655 V

160°T

0

895 V

170°T - 190°T

0

1.095 kV

200°T

0

820 V

210°T

0

415 V

220°T

0

180 V

230°T

0

560 V

240°T

0

890 V

250°T - 340°T

0

1.185 kV

350°T

0

830 V


Attachment 1.7

 

LICENCE AREA PLAN : Bundaberg - February 1998

 

Category :                                                   Commercial

 

General Area Served :                                 Bundaberg (QLD)

 

Service Licence Number :                           SL6897

 

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio

 

Specification Number :                                TS10007973

 

Transmitter Site :-

 

Nominal location :                                       Sloping Hummock

 

Australian Map Grid :                                  Zone      Easting      Northing

Reference                                                   56          441963     7252327

 

Site Tolerance :                                           Refer to Technical Planning Guidelines

 

Emission :-

 

Frequency Band & Mode                           VHF-FM

 

Carrier Frequency :                                     93.9 MHz

Polarisation                                                 Mixed

 

Maximum antenna height                             35 m

 

Output Radiation Pattern :-

 

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Maximum ERP

 

 

140°T - 320°T

 3 kW

320°T - 140°T

100 W

 
Attachment 1.8

 

LICENCE AREA PLAN : Bundaberg - February 1998

 

Category :                                                   Commercial

 

General Area Served :                                 Bundaberg (QLD)

 

Service Licence Number :                           SL1150057

 

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio

 

Specification Number :                                TS10007924

 

Transmitter Site :-

 

Nominal location :                                       Sloping Hummock

 

Australian Map Grid :                                  Zone      Easting      Northing

Reference                                                   56          441963     7252327

 

Site Tolerance :                                           Refer to Technical Planning Guidelines

 

Emission :-

 

Frequency Band & Mode                           VHF-FM

 

Carrier Frequency :                                     93.1 MHz

Polarisation                                                 Mixed

 

Maximum antenna height                             35 m

 

Output Radiation Pattern :-

 

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Maximum ERP

 

 

140°T - 320°T

3 kW

320°T - 140°T

100 W


  Attachment 1.9

 

LICENCE AREA PLAN : Bundaberg - February 1998

Category :                                                   Community

General Area Served :                                 Bundaberg (QLD)

Service Licence Number :                           SL1150216

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio

Specification Number :                                TS10007923

Transmitter Site :-

Nominal location :                                       Sloping Hummock

Australian Map Grid :                                  Zone      Easting      Northing

Reference                                                   56          441963     7252327

Site Tolerance :                                           Refer to Technical Planning Guidelines

Emission :-

Frequency Band & Mode                           VHF-FM

Carrier Frequency :                                     94.7 MHz

Polarisation                                                 Mixed

Maximum antenna height                             35 m

Output Radiation Pattern :-

 

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Maximum ERP

 

 

140°T - 320°T

3 kW

320°T - 140°T

100 W

 


Attachment 1.10

 

LICENCE AREA PLAN : Bundaberg - February 1998

 

Category :                                                   Open Narrowcasting

 

General Area Served :                                 Bundaberg (QLD)

 

Service Licence Number :                           Not applicable

 

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio

 

Specification Number :                                TS10007922

 

Transmitter Site :-

 

Nominal location :                                       Sloping Hummock

 

Australian Map Grid :                                  Zone      Easting      Northing

Reference                                                   56          441963     7252327

 

Site Tolerance :                                           Refer to Technical Planning Guidelines

 

Emission :-

 

Frequency Band & Mode                           VHF-FM

 

Carrier Frequency :                                     95.5 MHz

Polarisation                                                 Mixed

 

Maximum antenna height                             35 m

 

Output Radiation Pattern :-

 

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Maximum ERP

 

 

140°T - 320°T

3 kW

320°T - 140°T

100 W

 

Special Condition : -

The ‘coverage radii’ of this transmission are : 140° to 320°  40 km and 320°  to 140° 20 km measured from the nominal transmitter location (AMG co-ordinates : Zone 56; Easting 441963; Northing 7252327).


 Attachment 1.11

 

LICENCE AREA PLAN : Bundaberg - February 1998

 

Category :                                                   Open Narrowcasting

 

General Area Served :                                 Bundaberg (QLD)

 

Service Licence Number :                           Not applicable

 

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio

 

Specification Number :                                TS10007921

 

Transmitter Site :-

 

Nominal location :                                       Sloping Hummock

 

Australian Map Grid :                                  Zone      Easting      Northing

Reference                                                   56          441963     7252327

 

Site Tolerance :                                           Refer to Technical Planning Guidelines

 

Emission :-

 

Frequency Band & Mode                           VHF-FM

 

Carrier Frequency :                                     97.1 MHz

Polarisation                                                 Mixed

 

Maximum antenna height                             35 m

 

Output Radiation Pattern :-

 

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Maximum ERP

 

 

At all angles of azimuth

20 W

 

Special Condition: -

The ‘coverage radius’ of this transmission is 10 km measured from the nominal transmitter location (AMG co-ordinates: Zone 56; Easting 441963; Northing 7252327).