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Licence Area Plan - Burnie Radio - December 2001

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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 Burnie area of Tasmania with the use of the broadcasting services bands.
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Gazetted 09 Jan 2002

 

LICENCE AREA PLAN

BURNIE RADIO

 DECEMBER 2001


LICENCE AREA PLAN - BURNIE RADIO – DECEMBER 2001

 

DETERMINATION

The Australian Broadcasting Authority hereby makes this plan for broadcasting services in Burnie area of Tasmania, under subsection 26(1) of the Broadcasting Services Act 1992.

Seven national radio broadcasting services, two commercial radio broadcasting services and one open narrowcasting 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.

One community radio broadcasting is to be available in the area described at Attachment 2.1 to this Determination with the use of the broadcasting services bands. The characteristics, including technical specifications, of the service that is to be available in the area described at Attachment 2.1 are set out in Schedule Two and Attachments 2.2 - 2.4 to this Determination.

 

(Determined by the Australian Broadcasting Authority on 13 December 2001)


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).

Status Column

Licensed          :         service is already licensed

Available          :         new licence available for allocation

Proposed         :         transmitter for existing broadcasting service licence

Alternative        :         alternative channel proposed for licensed service

Reserved          :         capacity reserved for a national or community service in accordance with Ministerial notification

Frequency Column

·      The frequency shown is the centre frequency of the channel.

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

 


SCHEDULE ONE

Licence Area Plan: Burnie Radio - December 2001

Licence Area : BURNIE RA1

 

Service Category

Status

Frequency

Service Licence No

Technical Specification No

Attach No

Area Served

National

Proposed Reserved

90.5 MHz

N/A

TS10011323

1.2

Burnie

National

Proposed Reserved

98.5 MHz

N/A

TS10011319

1.3

Burnie

National

Proposed Reserved

99.3 MHz

N/A

TS10011321

1.4

Burnie

National

Proposed Reserved

100.1 MHz

N/A

TS10011322

1.5

Burnie

National

Licensed Reserved

102.5 MHz

N/A

TS6625001

1.6

Burnie

National

Licensed Reserved

89.7 MHz

N/A

TS6586002

1.7

Lileah

National

Licensed Reserved

91.3 MHz

N/A

TS6625004

1.8

Lileah

Commercial

Licensed

558 kHz

SL4219

TS10005340

1.9

Burnie

Commercial

Proposed

101.7 MHz

SL1150793

TS10008711

1.10

Burnie

Open Narrowcasting

Available

97.7 MHz

N/A

TS10011351

1.11

Burnie

 

 

SCHEDULE TWO

Licence Area Plan: Burnie Radio - December 2001

Licence Area : WYNYARD RA1

 

Service Category

Status

Frequency

Service Licence No

Technical Specification No

Attach No

Area Served

Community

Licensed

104.7 MHz

SL3150

TS3150003

2.2

Devonport

 

Proposed

88.9 MHz

SL3150

TS10010808

2.3

Lileah

 

Licensed

106.1 MHz

SL3150

TS10008587

2.4

Wynyard

 

 

 


Attachment 1.1

LICENCE AREA FOR SERVICE LICENCE NOS: SL4219 and SL1150793

BURNIE COMMERCIAL RADIO

 

The licence area, in terms of areas defined by the Australian Bureau of Statistics at the Census of 6 August 1996, is:

 


Area Description

Burnie (C)

Waratah/Wynyard (M) - Pt A

TAS CD 6011310

TAS CD 6010209

TAS CD 6011309

TAS CD 6010208

TAS CD 6011512

TAS CD 6010205

TAS CD 6010207

TAS CD 6011301

TAS CD 6011107

TAS CD 6011504

TAS CD 6011308

TAS CD 6011305

TAS CD 6011108

TAS CD 6011403

TAS CD 6011311

TAS CD 6011110

TAS CD 6010302

TAS CD 6010605

TAS CD 6010301

TAS CD 6011405

TAS CD 6011307

TAS CD 6011109

TAS CD 6011511

TAS CD 6011404

TAS CD 6011306

TAS CD 6011402

TAS CD 6011112

TAS CD 6010203

TAS CD 6010206

TAS CD 6011408

TAS CD 6011303

TAS CD 6011106

TAS CD 6010601

TAS CD 6010202

 

Area Description

TAS CD 6010307

TAS CD 6011302

TAS CD 6011401

TAS CD 6010305

TAS CD 6011410

TAS CD 6010303

TAS CD 6011407

TAS CD 6011204

TAS CD 6011111

TAS CD 6011202

TAS CD 6010310

TAS CD 6011101

TAS CD 6011406

TAS CD 6011506

TAS CD 6011104

TAS CD 6011205

TAS CD 6011409

TAS CD 6011103

TAS CD 6010604

TAS CD 6011411

TAS CD 6011502

TAS CD 6010306

TAS CD 6010608

TAS CD 6010602

TAS CD 6011503

TAS CD 6011505

TAS CD 6011105

TAS CD 6010304

TAS CD 6011203

TAS CD 6010607

TAS CD 6011510

TAS CD 6010309

TAS CD 6010609

TAS CD 6011201

TAS CD 6011102

TAS CD 6011304


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

 (C)      =          City

(CD)    =          Collection District

 (M)     =          Municipality


Attachment 1.2

 

LICENCE AREA PLAN: Burnie Radio - December 2001 

 

Category :                                                   National

 

General Area Served :                                 Burnie (TAS)

 

Service Licence Number :                           Not applicable

 

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio

 

Specification Number :                                TS10011323

 

Transmitter Site :-

 

Nominal location :                                       Round Hill

 

Australian Map Grid :                                  Zone      Easting      Northing

Reference                                                   55          411818     5452745

 

Site Tolerance :                                           Refer to Technical Planning Guidelines

 

Emission :-

 

Frequency Band & Mode                           VHF-FM

 

Carrier Frequency :                                     90.5 MHz

Polarisation                                                 Mixed

 

Maximum antenna height                             28 m

 

Output Radiation Pattern :-

 

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Maximum ERP

 

 

0°T - 235°T

500 W

235°T - 305°T

1 kW

305°T - 360°T

500 W

 

Special Condition:-

 

This service is not available until the Band II clearance of ABNT3 North East Tasmania.

 


Attachment 1.3

 

LICENCE AREA PLAN: Burnie Radio - December 2001 

 

Category :                                                   National

 

General Area Served :                                 Burnie (TAS)

 

Service Licence Number :                           Not applicable

 

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio

 

Specification Number :                                TS10011319

 

Transmitter Site :-

 

Nominal location :                                       Round Hill

 

Australian Map Grid :                                  Zone      Easting      Northing

Reference                                                   55          411818     5452745

 

Site Tolerance :                                           Refer to Technical Planning Guidelines

 

Emission :-

 

Frequency Band & Mode                           VHF-FM

 

Carrier Frequency :                                     98.5 MHz

Polarisation                                                 Mixed

 

Maximum antenna height                             28 m

 

Output Radiation Pattern :-

 

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Maximum ERP

 

 

0°T - 235°T

500 W

235°T - 305°T

1 kW

305°T - 360°T

500 W

 

Special Condition:-

 

Should interference to the reception of ABNT4 Savage River occur the licensee will be required to reduce power and/or transmit a singular (vertically) polarised signal to eliminate the interference.

 


Attachment 1.4

 

LICENCE AREA PLAN: Burnie Radio - December 2001 

 

Category :                                                   National

 

General Area Served :                                 Burnie (TAS)

 

Service Licence Number :                           Not applicable

 

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio

 

Specification Number :                                TS10011321

 

Transmitter Site :-

 

Nominal location :                                       Round Hill

 

Australian Map Grid :                                  Zone      Easting      Northing

Reference                                                   55          411818     5452745

 

Site Tolerance :                                           Refer to Technical Planning Guidelines

 

Emission :-

 

Frequency Band & Mode                           VHF-FM

 

Carrier Frequency :                                     99.3 MHz

Polarisation                                                 Mixed

 

Maximum antenna height                             28 m

 

Output Radiation Pattern :-

 

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Maximum ERP

 

 

0°T - 235°T

500 W

235°T - 305°T

1 kW

305°T - 360°T

500 W

 

Special Condition:-

 

Should interference to the reception of ABNT4 Savage River occur the licensee will be required to reduce power and/or transmit a singular (vertically) polarised signal to eliminate the interference.

 

 


Attachment 1.5

 

LICENCE AREA PLAN: Burnie Radio - December 2001 

 

Category :                                                   National

 

General Area Served :                                 Burnie (TAS)

 

Service Licence Number :                           Not applicable

 

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio

 

Specification Number :                                TS10011322

 

Transmitter Site :-

 

Nominal location :                                       Round Hill

 

Australian Map Grid :                                  Zone      Easting      Northing

Reference                                                   55          411818     5452745

 

Site Tolerance :                                           Refer to Technical Planning Guidelines

 

Emission :-

 

Frequency Band & Mode                           VHF-FM

 

Carrier Frequency :                                     100.1 MHz

Polarisation                                                 Mixed

 

Maximum antenna height                             28 m

 

Output Radiation Pattern :-

 

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Maximum ERP

 

 

0°T - 235°T

500 W

235°T - 305°T

1 kW

305°T - 360°T

500 W

 

Special Condition:-

 

Should interference to the reception of ABNT4 Savage River occur the licensee will be required to reduce power and/or transmit a singular (vertically) polarised signal to eliminate the interference.

 

 


Attachment 1.6

 

LICENCE AREA PLAN: Burnie Radio - December 2001 

 

Category :                                                   National

 

General Area Served :                                 Burnie (TAS)

 

Service Licence Number :                           Not applicable

 

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio

 

Specification Number :                                TS6625001

 

Transmitter Site :-

 

Nominal location :                                       Round Hill

 

Australian Map Grid :                                  Zone      Easting      Northing

Reference                                                   55          411818     5452745

 

Site Tolerance :                                           Refer to Technical Planning Guidelines

 

Emission :-

 

Frequency Band & Mode                           VHF-FM

 

Carrier Frequency :                                     102.5 MHz

Polarisation                                                 Mixed

 

Maximum antenna height                             28 m

 

Output Radiation Pattern :-

 

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Maximum ERP

 

 

0°T - 235°T

500 W

235°T - 305°T

1 kW

305°T - 360°T

500 W

 

 


Attachment 1.7

 

LICENCE AREA PLAN: Burnie Radio - December 2001 

 

Category :                                                   National

 

General Area Served :                                 Lileah (TAS)

 

Service Licence Number :                           Not applicable

 

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio

 

Specification Number :                                TS6586002

 

Transmitter Site :-

 

Nominal location :                                       Willis Hill

 

Australian Map Grid :                                  Zone      Easting      Northing

Reference                                                   55          347810     5464024

 

Site Tolerance :                                           Refer to Technical Planning Guidelines

 

Emission :-

 

Frequency Band & Mode                           VHF-FM

 

Carrier Frequency :                                     89.7 MHz

Polarisation                                                 Mixed

 

Maximum antenna height                             60 m

 

Output Radiation Pattern :-

 

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Maximum ERP

 

 

0°T - 30°T

4 kW

30°T - 90°T

2 kW

90°T - 240°T

500 W

240°T - 330°T

2 kW

330°T - 360°T

4 kW

 

 


Attachment 1.8

 

LICENCE AREA PLAN: Burnie Radio - December 2001 

 

Category :                                                   National

 

General Area Served :                                 Lileah (TAS)

 

Service Licence Number :                           Not applicable

 

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio

 

Specification Number :                                TS6625004

 

Transmitter Site :-

 

Nominal location :                                       Willis Hill

 

Australian Map Grid :                                  Zone      Easting      Northing

Reference                                                   55          347810     5464024

 

Site Tolerance :                                           Refer to Technical Planning Guidelines

 

Emission :-

 

Frequency Band & Mode                           VHF-FM

 

Carrier Frequency :                                     91.3 MHz

Polarisation                                                 Mixed

 

Maximum antenna height                             60 m

 

Output Radiation Pattern :-

 

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Maximum ERP

 

 

0°T - 30°T

4 kW

30°T - 90°T

2 kW

90°T - 240°T

500 W

240°T - 330°T

2 kW

330°T - 360°T

4 kW

 

 


Attachment 1.9

 

LICENCE AREA PLAN: Burnie Radio - December 2001 

 

Category :                                                   Commercial

 

General Area Served :                                 Burnie (TAS)

 

Service Licence Number :                           SL4219

 

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - AM Radio

 

Specification Number :                                TS10005340

 

Transmitter Site :-

 

Nominal location :                                       Table Cape

 

Australian Map Grid :                                  Zone      Easting      Northing

Reference                                                   55          392500     5464500

 

Site Tolerance :                                           Refer to Technical Planning Guidelines

 

Emission :-

 

Frequency Band & Mode                           MF-AM

 

Carrier Frequency :                                     558 kHz

 

Output Radiation Pattern :-

 

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Elevation

Maximum CMF

 

 

 

At all angles of azimuth

0

440 V

 

 


Attachment 1.10

 

LICENCE AREA PLAN: Burnie Radio - December 2001 

 

Category :                                                   Commercial

 

General Area Served :                                 Burnie (TAS)

 

Service Licence Number :                           SL1150793

 

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio

 

Specification Number :                                TS10008711

 

Transmitter Site :-

 

Nominal location :                                       Table Cape

 

Australian Map Grid :                                  Zone      Easting      Northing

Reference                                                   55          392375     5465356

 

Site Tolerance :                                           Refer to Technical Planning Guidelines

 

Emission :-

 

Frequency Band & Mode                           VHF-FM

 

Carrier Frequency :                                     101.7 MHz

Polarisation                                                 Mixed

 

Maximum antenna height                             60 m

 

Output Radiation Pattern :-

 

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Maximum ERP

 

 

0°T - 120°T

2 kW

120°T - 175°T

20 kW

175°T - 245°T

8 kW

245°T - 300°T

20 kW

300°T - 360°T

2 kW

 

 

 

 


Attachment 1.11

 

LICENCE AREA PLAN: Burnie Radio - December 2001 

 

 

Category :                                                   Open Narrowcasting

 

General Area Served :                                 Burnie (TAS)

 

Service Licence Number :                           Not applicable

 

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio

 

Specification Number :                                TS10011351

 

Transmitter Site :-

 

Nominal location :                                       Round Hill

 

Australian Map Grid :                                  Zone      Easting      Northing

Reference                                                   55          411818     5452745

 

Site Tolerance :                                           Refer to Technical Planning Guidelines

 

Emission :-

 

Frequency Band & Mode                           VHF-FM

 

Carrier Frequency :                                     97.7 MHz

Polarisation                                                 Mixed

 

Maximum antenna height                             28 m

 

Output Radiation Pattern :-

 

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Maximum ERP

 

 

0°T - 235°T

500 W

235°T - 305°T

1 kW

305°T - 360°T

500 W

 

Special Conditions:-

 

Should interference to the reception of ABNT4 Savage River occur, the licensee will be required to reduce power and/or transmit a singular (vertically) polarised signal to eliminate the interference.

The coverage area of this transmission is defined as that area within a radius of 20 kilometres measured from a point with the following AMG co-ordinates: Zone: 55 Easting: 411818; Northing: 5452745. This point is the same as the nominal transmitter site.


Attachment 2.1

LICENCE AREA FOR SERVICE LICENCE NO: SL3150

WYNYARD COMMUNITY RADIO

 

The licence area, in terms of areas defined by the Australian Bureau of Statistics at the Census of 6 August 1996, is: 

 


Area Description

Devonport (C)

Burnie (C) - Pt A

Central Coast (M) - Pt A

Waratah/Wynyard (M) - Pt A

TAS CD 6010209

TAS CD 6010208

TAS CD 6010205

TAS CD 6010207

TAS CD 6030108

TAS CD 6011504

TAS CD 6030107

TAS CD 6030104

TAS CD 6010302

TAS CD 6010605

TAS CD 6030102

TAS CD 6010301

TAS CD 6030109

TAS CD 6030106

TAS CD 6030203

TAS CD 6030114

TAS CD 6010203

TAS CD 6010206

TAS CD 6011003

TAS CD 6030101

TAS CD 6010601

 

Area Description

TAS CD 6030105

TAS CD 6010202

TAS CD 6010307

TAS CD 6010305

TAS CD 6010303

TAS CD 6010310

TAS CD 6011001

TAS CD 6030115

TAS CD 6030112

TAS CD 6010604

TAS CD 6030113

TAS CD 6010306

TAS CD 6010608

TAS CD 6010602

TAS CD 6011505

TAS CD 6030103

TAS CD 6010304

TAS CD 6011203

TAS CD 6030205

TAS CD 6030201

TAS CD 6010309

TAS CD 6010609

TAS CD 6011002

TAS CD 6011201

TAS CD 6030111


Note: 

Standard terminology used by the Australian Bureau of Statistics: 

 

 

 (C)      =          City

 (CD)   =          Collection District

 (M)     =          Municipality


Attachment 2.2

 

LICENCE AREA PLAN: Burnie Radio - December 2001 

 

Category :                                                   Community

 

General Area Served :                                 Devonport (TAS)

 

Service Licence Number :                           SL3150

 

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio

 

Specification Number :                                TS3150003

 

Transmitter Site :-

 

Nominal location :                                       Kelcey Tier

 

Australian Map Grid :                                  Zone      Easting      Northing

Reference                                                   55          443525     5437430

 

Site Tolerance :                                           Refer to Technical Planning Guidelines

 

Emission :-

 

Frequency Band & Mode                           VHF-FM

 

Carrier Frequency :                                     104.7 MHz

Polarisation                                                 Mixed

 

Maximum antenna height                             32 m

 

Output Radiation Pattern :-

 

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Maximum ERP

 

 

At all angles of azimuth

2 kW


Attachment 2.3

 

LICENCE AREA PLAN: Burnie Radio - December 2001 

 

Category :                                                   Community

 

General Area Served :                                 Lileah (TAS)

 

Service Licence Number :                           SL3150

 

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio

 

Specification Number :                                TS10010808

 

Transmitter Site :-

 

Nominal location :                                       Willis Hill

 

Australian Map Grid :                                  Zone      Easting      Northing

Reference                                                   55          347810     5464024

 

Site Tolerance :                                           Refer to Technical Planning Guidelines

 

Emission :-

 

Frequency Band & Mode                           VHF-FM

 

Carrier Frequency :                                     88.9 MHz

Polarisation                                                 Mixed

 

Maximum antenna height                             60 m

 

Output Radiation Pattern :-

 

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Maximum ERP

 

 

0°T - 30°T

1 kW

30°T - 90°T

500 W

90°T - 240°T

250 W

240°T - 330°T

500 W

330°T - 360°T

1 kW


Attachment 2.4

 

LICENCE AREA PLAN: Burnie Radio - December 2001 

 

Category :                                                   Community

 

General Area Served :                                 Wynyard (TAS)

 

Service Licence Number :                           SL3150

 

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio

 

Specification Number :                                TS10008587

 

Transmitter Site :-

 

Nominal location :                                       Table Cape

 

Australian Map Grid :                                  Zone      Easting      Northing

Reference                                                   55          392375     5465356

 

Site Tolerance :                                           Refer to Technical Planning Guidelines

 

Emission :-

 

Frequency Band & Mode                           VHF-FM

 

Carrier Frequency :                                     106.1 MHz

Polarisation                                                 Mixed

 

Maximum antenna height                             20 m

 

Output Radiation Pattern :-

 

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Maximum ERP

 

 

0°T - 120°T

1 kW

120°T - 175°T

10 kW

175°T - 245°T

4 kW

245°T - 300°T

10 kW

300°T - 360°T

1 kW