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The licence area plan determines the number and chacteristics, including technical specifications, of radio broadcasting services that are to be available in the Alice Springs area of NSW using the broadcasting services bands.
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Gazetted 02 Oct 1996

 

 

 

 

RADIO LICENCE AREA PLAN

 

ALICE SPRINGS

 (Radio)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

SEPTEMBER 1996


 

LICENCE AREA PLAN - aLICE SPRINGS

 

DETERMINATION

The Australian Broadcasting Authority hereby makes this plan for community radio broadcasting services in the Alice Springs area of Northern Territory, under section 26(1) of the Broadcasting Services Act 1992.

 

Four national services, two commercial services and four open narrowcasting radio broadcasting services are to be available in the Alice Springs area described at Attachment 1.1 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 1.1 is set out in the Schedule and Attachments 1.2  - 1.12 to this Determination.

 

One community service and two open narrowcasting services are to be available in the Alice Springs 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 is set out in the Schedule and Attachments 2.2  - 2.5 to this Determination.

 

One community service is to be available in the Alice Springs area described at Attachment 3.1 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 3.1 is set out in the Schedule and Attachment 3.2 to this Determination.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Dated 16 September 1996


SCHEDULE

The Schedule sets out:

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

·      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 - Alice Springs- (Radio) - September 1996

Category of
Service

Service Licence No:

Transmitter Specification No:

Technical
Specifications

General Area Served by Transmitter

National

N/A

TS003114

See attachment 1.2

Alice Springs

National

N/A

TS003990

See attachment 1.3

Alice Springs

National

N/A

TS002363

See attachment 1.4

Alice Springs

National

N/A

TS002351

See attachment 1.5

Alice Springs

National

N/A

TS003181

See attachment 1.6

Yulara

Commercial

SL010232

TS003118

See attachment 1.7

Alice Springs

Commercial

SL010145

TS002362

See attachment 1.8

Alice Springs

Open Narrowcasting

N/A

TS004014

See attachment 1.9

Alice Springs

Open Narrowcasting

N/A

TS004214

See attachment 1.10

Alice Springs

Open Narrowcasting

N/A

TS004022

See attachment 1.11

Yulara

Open Narrowcasting

N/A

TS004023

See attachment 1.12

Yulara

 

SCHEDULE TWO

Licence Area Plan - Alice Springs- (Radio) - September 1996

Category of
Service

Service Licence No:

Transmitter Specification No:

Technical
Specifications

General Area Served by Transmitter

Community

SL010179

TS002365

See attachment 2.2

Alice Springs

Community

SL010179

TS003111

See attachment 2.3

Tennant Creek

Open Narrowcasting

N/A

TS004020

See attachment 2.4

Tennant Creek

Open Narrowcasting

N/A

TS004021

See attachment 2.5

Tennant Creek

 


 

SCHEDULE THREE

 

Licence Area Plan - Alice Springs- (Radio) - September 1996

Category of
Service

Service Licence No:

Transmitter Specification No:

Technical
Specifications

General Area Served by Transmitter

Community

SL010136

TS003030

See attachment 3.2

Santa Teresa

 


Attachment 1.1

 

 

LICENCE AREA FOR SERVICE LICENCE Nos:  SL010232 and SL010145

COMMERCIAL RADIO ALICE SPRINGS, NT

                                  

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

 

Alice Springs (T)

25554

 

NT CD 031302

290

 

NT CD 031303

450

 

NT CD 031304

197

 

NT CD 031305

174

 

NT CD 031306

23

 

NT CD 020501

2169

 

 

 

 

Total Persons

28857

 

Note:

 

                                  

Standard terminology used by the Australian Bureau of Statistics:      

 

 

(T))                    Town

 (CD)     =          Collection District

 


 

Attachment  1.2

LICENCE AREA PLAN :  

Category :                                                   National

General Area Served :                                 Alice Springs (NT)

Service Licence Number :                           Not applicable

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - AM Radio

Specification Number :                                TS10003114

Transmitter Site :-

Nominal location :                                       8m S of town ALICE SPRINGS

Australian Map Grid :                                  Zone      Easting      Northing
Reference                                                   53          384900     7370900

Site Tolerance :                                           Refer to Technical Planning Guidelines

Emission :-

Frequency Band & Mode                           MF-AM

Carrier Frequency :                                     783 kHz

Output Radiation Pattern :-

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Elevation

Maximum CMF

At all angles of azimuth

0°

440 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  1.3

LICENCE AREA PLAN :  

Category :                                                   National

General Area Served :                                 Alice Springs (NT)

Service Licence Number :                           Not applicable

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio

Specification Number :                                TS10003990

Transmitter Site :-

Nominal location :                                       Heavitree Gap

Australian Map Grid :                                  Zone      Easting      Northing
Reference                                                   53          383400     7375900

Site Tolerance :                                           Refer to Technical Planning Guidelines

Emission :-

Frequency Band & Mode                           VHF-FM

Carrier Frequency :                                     94.9 MHz

Polarisation                                                 Mixed

Maximum antenna height                             20 m

Output Radiation Pattern :-

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Maximum ERP

At all angles of azimuth

1 kW

 

 


Attachment  1.4

LICENCE AREA PLAN :  

Category :                                                   National

General Area Served :                                 Alice Springs (NT)

Service Licence Number :                           Not applicable

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio

Specification Number :                                TS10002363

Transmitter Site :-

Nominal location :                                       Heavitree Gap

Australian Map Grid :                                  Zone      Easting      Northing
Reference                                                   53          383400     7375900

Site Tolerance :                                           Refer to Technical Planning Guidelines

Emission :-

Frequency Band & Mode                           VHF-FM

Carrier Frequency :                                     97.9 MHz

Polarisation                                                 Mixed

Maximum antenna height                             20 m

Output Radiation Pattern :-

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Maximum ERP

At all angles of azimuth

1 kW

 

 


Attachment  1.5

LICENCE AREA PLAN :  

Category :                                                   National

General Area Served :                                 Alice Springs (NT)

Service Licence Number :                           Not applicable

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio

Specification Number :                                TS10002351

Transmitter Site :-

Nominal location :                                       Heavitree Gap

Australian Map Grid :                                  Zone      Easting      Northing
Reference                                                   53          383400     7375900

Site Tolerance :                                           Refer to Technical Planning Guidelines

Emission :-

Frequency Band & Mode                           VHF-FM

Carrier Frequency :                                     99.7 MHz

Polarisation                                                 Mixed

Maximum antenna height                             20 m

Output Radiation Pattern :-

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Maximum ERP

At all angles of azimuth

1 kW

 

 


Attachment  1.6

LICENCE AREA PLAN :  

Category :                                                   National

General Area Served :                                 Yulara (NT)

Service Licence Number :                           Not applicable

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio

Specification Number :                                TS10003181

Transmitter Site :-

Nominal location :                                       Tourist Resort  YULARA

Australian Map Grid :                                  Zone      Easting      Northing
Reference                                                   52          699700     7206800

Site Tolerance :                                           Refer to Technical Planning Guidelines

Emission :-

Frequency Band & Mode                           VHF-FM

Carrier Frequency :                                     98.1 MHz

Polarisation                                                 Vertical

Maximum antenna height                             17 m

Output Radiation Pattern :-

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Maximum ERP

At all angles of azimuth

400 W

 

 


Attachment  1.7

LICENCE AREA PLAN :  

Category :                                                   Commercial

General Area Served :                                 Alice Springs (NT)

Service Licence Number :                           SL10232

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - AM Radio

Specification Number :                                TS10003118

Transmitter Site :-

Nominal location :                                       8km S of town ALICE SPRINGS

Australian Map Grid :                                  Zone      Easting      Northing
Reference                                                   53          384900     7370900

Site Tolerance :                                           Refer to Technical Planning Guidelines

Emission :-

Frequency Band & Mode                           MF-AM

Carrier Frequency :                                     900 kHz

Output Radiation Pattern :-

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Elevation

Maximum CMF

At all angles of azimuth

0°

440 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  1.8

LICENCE AREA PLAN :  

Category :                                                   Commercial

General Area Served :                                 Alice Springs (NT)

Service Licence Number :                           SL10145

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio

Specification Number :                                TS10002362

Transmitter Site :-

Nominal location :                                       Heavitree Gap

Australian Map Grid :                                  Zone      Easting      Northing
Reference                                                   53          383400     7375900

Site Tolerance :                                           Refer to Technical Planning Guidelines

Emission :-

Frequency Band & Mode                           VHF-FM

Carrier Frequency :                                     96.9 MHz

Polarisation                                                 Mixed

Maximum antenna height                             20 m

Output Radiation Pattern :-

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Maximum ERP

At all angles of azimuth

1 kW

 

 


Attachment  1.9

LICENCE AREA PLAN :  

Category :                                                   Open Narrowcasting

General Area Served :                                 Alice Springs (NT)

Service Licence Number :                           Not applicable

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio

Specification Number :                                TS10004014

Transmitter Site :-

Nominal location :                                       Heavitree Gap

Australian Map Grid :                                  Zone      Easting      Northing
Reference                                                   53          383400     7375900

Site Tolerance :                                           Refer to Technical Planning Guidelines

Emission :-

Frequency Band & Mode                           VHF-FM

Carrier Frequency :                                     95.9 MHz

Polarisation                                                 Mixed

Maximum antenna height                             20 m

Output Radiation Pattern :-

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Maximum ERP

At all angles of azimuth

1 kW

 

 

 


Attachment  1.10

LICENCE AREA PLAN :  

Category :                                                   Open Narrowcasting

General Area Served :                                 Alice Springs (NT)

Service Licence Number :                           Not applicable

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio

Specification Number :                                TS10004214

Transmitter Site :-

Nominal location :                                       Heavitree Gap ALICE SPRINGS

Australian Map Grid :                                  Zone      Easting      Northing
Reference                                                   53          383400     7375900

Site Tolerance :                                           Refer to Technical Planning Guidelines

Emission :-

Frequency Band & Mode                           VHF-FM

Carrier Frequency :                                     107.1 MHz

Polarisation                                                 Mixed

Maximum antenna height                             20 m

Output Radiation Pattern :-

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Maximum ERP

At all angles of azimuth

1 kW

 


Attachment  1.11

LICENCE AREA PLAN :  

Category :                                                   Open Narrowcasting

General Area Served :                                 Yulara (NT)

Service Licence Number :                           Not applicable

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio

Specification Number :                                TS10004022

Transmitter Site :-

Nominal location :                                       Tourist Resort  YULARA

Australian Map Grid :                                  Zone      Easting      Northing
Reference                                                   52          699700     7206800

Site Tolerance :                                           Refer to Technical Planning Guidelines

Emission :-

Frequency Band & Mode                           VHF-FM

Carrier Frequency :                                     97.3 MHz

Polarisation                                                 Mixed

Maximum antenna height                             17 m

Output Radiation Pattern :-

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Maximum ERP

At all angles of azimuth

400 W

 


Attachment  1.12

LICENCE AREA PLAN :  

Category :                                                   Open Narrowcasting

General Area Served :                                 Yulara (NT)

Service Licence Number :                           Not applicable

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio

Specification Number :                                TS10004023

Transmitter Site :-

Nominal location :                                       Tourist Resort  YULARA

Australian Map Grid :                                  Zone      Easting      Northing
Reference                                                   52          699700     7206800

Site Tolerance :                                           Refer to Technical Planning Guidelines

Emission :-

Frequency Band & Mode                           VHF-FM

Carrier Frequency :                                     105.3 MHz

Polarisation                                                 Vertical

Maximum antenna height                             17 m

Output Radiation Pattern :-

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Maximum ERP

At all angles of azimuth

400 W

 

 

 


Attachment 2.2

 

 

LICENCE AREA FOR SERVICE LICENCE No:  SL010179

COMMUNITY RADIO ALICE SPRINGS, NT

                                  

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

 

Alice Springs (T)

25554

 

Tennant Creek (T)

3479

 

NT CD 031303

450

 

 

 

 

Total Persons

29483

 

Note:

 

                                  

Standard terminology used by the Australian Bureau of Statistics:      

 

 

(T))                    Town

 (CD)     =          Collection District

 


Attachment  2.2

LICENCE AREA PLAN :  

Category :                                                   Community

General Area Served :                                 Alice Springs (NT)

Service Licence Number :                           SL10179

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio

Specification Number :                                TS10002365

Transmitter Site :-

Nominal location :                                       Heavtiree Gap

Australian Map Grid :                                  Zone      Easting      Northing
Reference                                                   53          383400     7375900

Site Tolerance :                                           Refer to Technical Planning Guidelines

Emission :-

Frequency Band & Mode                           VHF-FM

Carrier Frequency :                                     102.1 MHz

Polarisation                                                 Mixed

Maximum antenna height                             20 m

Output Radiation Pattern :-

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Maximum ERP

At all angles of azimuth

400 W

 

 


Attachment  2.3

LICENCE AREA PLAN :  

Category :                                                   Community

General Area Served :                                 Tennant Creek (NT)

Service Licence Number :                           SL10179

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio

Specification Number :                                TS10003111

Transmitter Site :-

Nominal location :                                       4km E of town TENNANT CREEK

Australian Map Grid :                                  Zone      Easting      Northing
Reference                                                   53          418000     7829000

Site Tolerance :                                           Refer to Technical Planning Guidelines

Emission :-

Frequency Band & Mode                           VHF-FM

Carrier Frequency :                                     102.1 MHz

Polarisation                                                 Mixed

Maximum antenna height                             55 m

Output Radiation Pattern :-

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Maximum ERP

At all angles of azimuth

250 W

 

 

 


Attachment  2.4

LICENCE AREA PLAN :  

Category :                                                   Open Narrowcasting

General Area Served :                                 Tennant Creek (NT)

Service Licence Number :                           Not applicable

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio

Specification Number :                                TS10004020

Transmitter Site :-

Nominal location :                                       4 km  of town TENNANT CREEK

Australian Map Grid :                                  Zone      Easting      Northing
Reference                                                   53          418000     7829000

Site Tolerance :                                           Refer to Technical Planning Guidelines

Emission :-

Frequency Band & Mode                           VHF-FM

Carrier Frequency :                                     103.7 MHz

Polarisation                                                 Mixed

Maximum antenna height                             55 m

Output Radiation Pattern :-

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Maximum ERP

At all angles of azimuth

250 W

 

 


Attachment  2.5

LICENCE AREA PLAN :  

Category :                                                   Open Narrowcasting

General Area Served :                                 Tennant Creek (NT)

Service Licence Number :                           Not applicable

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio

Specification Number :                                TS10004021

Transmitter Site :-

Nominal location :                                       4 km E of town TENNANT CREEK

Australian Map Grid :                                  Zone      Easting      Northing
Reference                                                   53          418000     7829000

Site Tolerance :                                           Refer to Technical Planning Guidelines

Emission :-

Frequency Band & Mode                           VHF-FM

Carrier Frequency :                                     104.5 MHz

Polarisation                                                 Mixed

Maximum antenna height                             55 m

Output Radiation Pattern :-

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Maximum ERP

At all angles of azimuth

250 W

 

 


Attachment 3.2

 

 

LICENCE AREA FOR SERVICE LICENCE No:  SL010136

COMMUNITY RADIO SANTA TERESA, NT

                                  

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

 

NT CD 030503

452

 

 

 

 

Total Persons

452

 

Note:

 

                                  

Standard terminology used by the Australian Bureau of Statistics:      

 

 

(CD)      =          Collection District

 


Attachment  3.2

LICENCE AREA PLAN :  

Category :                                                   Community

General Area Served :                                 Santa Teresa (NT)

Service Licence Number :                           SL10136

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio

Specification Number :                                TS10003030

Transmitter Site :-

Nominal location :                                       SANTA TERESA

Australian Map Grid :                                  Zone      Easting      Northing
Reference                                                   53          436000     7331000

Site Tolerance :                                           Refer to Technical Planning Guidelines

Emission :-

Frequency Band & Mode                           VHF-FM

Carrier Frequency :                                     106.1 MHz

Polarisation                                                 Vertical

Maximum antenna height                             10 m

Output Radiation Pattern :-

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Maximum ERP

At all angles of azimuth

40 W