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Licence Area Plan - Charleville (Radio) - August 1996

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The licence area plan determines the number and characteristics, including technical specifications, of radio broadcasting services in the Charleville area of Queensland using the broadcasting services bands.
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Gazetted 11 Sep 1996

 

 

 

 

LICENCE AREA PLAN

 

CHARLEVILLE

 (Radio)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

AUGUST 1996


LICENCE AREA PLAN - CHARLEVILLE

 

DETERMINATION

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

 

Two national radio broadcasting services, two commercial radio broadcasting services and three open narrowcasting radio broadcasting services are to be available in the Charleville 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 - 1.16 to this Determination.

 

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

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Dated 27 August 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 - Charleville - (Radio) - August 1996

Category of
Service

Service Licence No:

Transmitter Specification No:

Technical
Specifications

General Area Served by Transmitter

National

N/A

TS003861

See attachment 1.2

Charleville

 

 

TS003848

See attachment 1.3

Augathella

 

 

TS003863

See attachment 1.4

Cunnamulla

 

 

TS003883

See attachment 1.5

Morven

 

 

TS003885

See attachment 1.6

Quilpie

National

N/A

TS003860

See attachment 1.7

Charleville

 

 

TS003864

See attachment 1.8

Cunnamulla

 

 

TS003886

See attachment 1.9

Quilpie

Commercial

SL010218

TS004367

See attachment 1.10

Charleville

 

 

TS004365

See attachment 1.11

Cunnamulla

Commercial

SL010220

TS004431

See attachment 1.12

Charleville

 

 

TS004434

See attachment 1.13

Cunnamulla

Open Narrowcasting

N/A

TS004219

See attachment 1.14

Charleville

Open Narrowcasting

N/A

TS004220

See attachment 1.15

Cunnamulla

Open Narrowcasting

N/A

TS004224

See attachment 1.16

Quilpie

         
         

SCHEDULE TWO

Licence Area Plan - Charleville - (Radio) - August 1996

Category of
Service

Service Licence No:

Transmitter Specification No:

Technical
Specifications

General Area Served by Transmitter

Community

SL010375

TS004433

See attachment 2.2

Cunnamulla



 

Notes:  Tambo’s services are included in the Longreach Licence Area Plan


Attachment        1.1

 

 

 

LICENCE AREA FOR SERVICE LICENCE Nos: SL010218 and SL010220

COMMERCIAL RADIO, CHARLEVILLE, QLD

 

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

 

Murweh (S)

5279

 

Paroo (S)

2742

 

Tambo (S)

617

 

QLD CD 090803

67

 

QLD CD 090903

68

 

QLD CD 090905

136

 

QLD CD 090402

68

 

QLD CD 090403

55

 

QLD CD 090404

53

 

QLD CD 090405

81

 

QLD CD 090408

626

 

QLD CD 090804

145

 

 

 

 

Total Persons

9937

 

 

Note:

Standard terminology used by the Australian Bureau of Statistics:

 

CD

=

Collection District

 

(S)

=

Shire


Attachment        1.2

LICENCE AREA PLAN :   Charleville  

 

Category :                                                   National

General Area Served :                                 Charleville (QLD)

Service Licence Number :                           Not applicable

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio

Specification Number :                                TS003861

Transmitter Site :-

Nominal location :                                       Charleville, 11 km E of town

Australian Map Grid :                                  Zone      Easting      Northing
Reference                                                   55          436000     7078000

Site Tolerance :                                           Refer to Technical Planning Guidelines

Emission :-

Frequency Band & Mode                           VHF-FM

Carrier Frequency :                                     107.3 MHz

Polarisation                                                 Mixed

Maximum antenna height                             75 m

Output Radiation Pattern :-

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Maximum ERP

At all angles of azimuth

600 W

 


Attachment        1.3

LICENCE AREA PLAN :   Charleville  

 

Category :                                                   National

General Area Served :                                 Augathella (QLD)

Service Licence Number :                           Not applicable

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio

Specification Number :                                TS003848

Transmitter Site :-

Nominal location :                                       Augathella, 1 km SE of town

Australian Map Grid :                                  Zone      Easting      Northing
Reference                                                   55          459000     7145000

Site Tolerance :                                           Refer to Technical Planning Guidelines

Emission :-

Frequency Band & Mode                           VHF-FM

Carrier Frequency :                                     107.7 MHz

Polarisation                                                 Mixed

Maximum antenna height                             58 m

Output Radiation Pattern :-

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Maximum ERP

At all angles of azimuth

100 W

 


Attachment        1.4

LICENCE AREA PLAN :   Charleville  

 

Category :                                                   National

General Area Served :                                 Cunnamulla (QLD)

Service Licence Number :                           Not applicable

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio

Specification Number :                                TS003863

Transmitter Site :-

Nominal location :                                       Cunnamulla, 2km NE of town

Australian Map Grid :                                  Zone      Easting      Northing
Reference                                                   55          372000     6897000

Site Tolerance :                                           Refer to Technical Planning Guidelines

Emission :-

Frequency Band & Mode                           VHF-FM

Carrier Frequency :                                     107.7 MHz

Polarisation                                                 Mixed

Maximum antenna height                             50 m

Output Radiation Pattern :-

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Maximum ERP

At all angles of azimuth

100 W

azimuth

 

 


Attachment        1.5

LICENCE AREA PLAN :   Charleville  

 

Category :                                                   National

General Area Served :                                 Morven (QLD)

Service Licence Number :                           Not applicable

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio

Specification Number :                                TS003883

Transmitter Site :-

Nominal location :                                       Morven, 10km S of town

Australian Map Grid :                                  Zone      Easting      Northing
Reference                                                   55          513000     7068000

Site Tolerance :                                           Refer to Technical Planning Guidelines

Emission :-

Frequency Band & Mode                           VHF-FM

Carrier Frequency :                                     107.5 MHz

Polarisation                                                 Mixed

Maximum antenna height                             58 m

Output Radiation Pattern :-

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Maximum ERP

At all angles of azimuth

400 W

 


Attachment        1.6

LICENCE AREA PLAN :   Charleville  

 

Category :                                                   National

General Area Served :                                 Quilpie (QLD)

Service Licence Number :                           Not applicable

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio

Specification Number :                                TS003885

Transmitter Site :-

Nominal location :                                       Quilpie, R/T Site, Cnr Pegler/Chipu St

Australian Map Grid :                                  Zone      Easting      Northing
Reference                                                   55          227500     7052500

Site Tolerance :                                           Refer to Technical Planning Guidelines

Emission :-

Frequency Band & Mode                           VHF-FM

Carrier Frequency :                                     107.7 MHz

Polarisation                                                 Mixed

Maximum antenna height                             30 m

Output Radiation Pattern :-

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Maximum ERP

At all angles of azimuth

50 W

 


Attachment        1.7

LICENCE AREA PLAN :   Charleville  

 

Category :                                                   National

General Area Served :                                 Charleville (QLD)

Service Licence Number :                           Not applicable

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - AM Radio

Specification Number :                                TS003860

Transmitter Site :-

Nominal location :                                       Charleville, Mitchell Hwy 19km N of  town

Australian Map Grid :                                  Zone      Easting      Northing
Reference                                                   55          585500     7716100

Site Tolerance :                                           Refer to Technical Planning Guidelines

Emission :-

Frequency Band & Mode                           MF-AM

Carrier Frequency :                                     603 kHz

Directional Antenna Horizontal Radiation Pattern:

 

Degrees True
CMF (Volts)

0
300

10
195

20
470

30
740

40
945

50
1090

60
1175

70
1215

80
1235

Degrees True
CMF (Volts)

90
1230

100
1205

110
1145

120
1040

130
875

140
640

150
355

160
165

170
430

Degrees True
CMF (Volts)

180
750

190
1010

200
1190

210
1280

220
1295

230
1265

240
1215

250
1170

260
1150

Degrees True
CMF (Volts)

270
1155

280
1190

290
1235

300
1280

310
1295

320
1250

330
1130

340
915

350
625

Protected Area

Protected Area

Bearing

Elevation

Maximum CMF (Volts)

Nowra, AUS

156 °T - 160 °T

Not specified

200 V

Papua New Guinea

350 °T - 26 °T

Not specified

600 V

New Zealand

118 °T - 122 °T

Not specified

1200 V

Notes:-

1.      Specified CMF is based on the maximum CMF over the specified arc.

Special Conditions:-

Directions of minimum CMF in the horizontal plane to be within plus or minus one degree of 8 °T and 158 °T to be in the range 150 V to 200 V.


Attachment        1.8

LICENCE AREA PLAN :   Charleville  

 

Category :                                                   National

General Area Served :                                 Cunnamulla (QLD)

Service Licence Number :                           Not applicable

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio

Specification Number :                                TS003864

Transmitter Site :-

Nominal location :                                       Cunnamulla, 2km NE of town

Australian Map Grid :                                  Zone      Easting      Northing
Reference                                                   55          372000     6897000

Site Tolerance :                                           Refer to Technical Planning Guidelines

Emission :-

Frequency Band & Mode                           VHF-FM

Carrier Frequency :                                     106.1 MHz

Polarisation                                                 Mixed

Maximum antenna height                             50 m

Output Radiation Pattern :-

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Maximum ERP

At all angles of azimuth

100 W

 


Attachment        1.9

LICENCE AREA PLAN :   Charleville  

 

Category :                                                   National

General Area Served :                                 Quilpie (QLD)

Service Licence Number :                           Not applicable

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio

Specification Number :                                TS003886

Transmitter Site :-

Nominal location :                                       Quilpie, R/T Site, Cnr Pegler/Chipu Sts

Australian Map Grid :                                  Zone      Easting      Northing
Reference                                                   55          227500     7052500

Site Tolerance :                                           Refer to Technical Planning Guidelines

Emission :-

Frequency Band & Mode                           VHF-FM

Carrier Frequency :                                     106.1 MHz

Polarisation                                                 Mixed

Maximum antenna height                             30 m

Output Radiation Pattern :-

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Maximum ERP

At all angles of azimuth

50 W

 


Attachment        1.10

LICENCE AREA PLAN :   Charleville  

Category :                                                   Commercial

General Area Served :                                 Charleville (QLD)

Service Licence Number :                           SL10218

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - AM Radio

Specification Number :                                TS4186001

Transmitter Site :-

Nominal location :                                       Broadcast Site  2km NW of           CHARLEVILLE

Australian Map Grid :                                  Zone      Easting      Northing
Reference                                                   55          422003     7080003

Site Tolerance :                                           Refer to Technical Planning Guidelines

Emission :-

Frequency Band & Mode                           MF-AM

Carrier Frequency :                                     918 kHz

Directional Antenna Horizontal Radiation Pattern:

 

Degrees True
CMF (Volts)

0
1534

10
1627

20
1691

30
1724

40
1729

50
1704

60
1650

70
1565

80
1451

Degrees True
CMF (Volts)

90
1308

100
1138

110
946

120
738

130
524

140
322

150
183

160
231

170
373

Degrees True
CMF (Volts)

180
510

190
621

200
700

210
743

220
748

230
717

240
649

250
547

260
416

Degrees True
CMF (Volts)

270
271

280
176

290
268

300
461

310
674

320
885

330
1083

340
1260

350
1411

Protected Area

Protected Area

Bearing

Elevation

Maximum CMF (Volts)

Albany, AUS

244 °T

5 °

610 V

Alice Springs, AUS

280 °T

6 °

174 V

Brisbane, AUS

100 °T

15 °

1072 V

Katoomba, AUS

155 °T

10 °

176 V

Titahi Bay, NZL

129 °T

9 °

534 V

Notes:-

1.      Specified CMF is based on the maximum CMF over the specified arc.

Special Conditions:-

The channel of this service is adjacent to the channel of 4RN Brisbane service. If interference occurs to 4RN Brisbane from Charleville, the licensee has the responsibility to reduce the power correspondingly to avoid interference.

 


Attachment        1.11

LICENCE AREA PLAN :   Charleville  

 

Category :                                                   Commercial

General Area Served :                                 Cunnamulla (QLD)

Service Licence Number :                           SL010218

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - AM Radio

Specification Number :                                TS004365

Transmitter Site :-

Nominal location :                                       Cunnamulla, 5km S of town

Australian Map Grid :                                  Zone      Easting      Northing
Reference                                                   55          372000     6890000

Site Tolerance :                                           Refer to Technical Planning Guidelines

Emission :-

Frequency Band & Mode                           MF-AM

Carrier Frequency :                                     918 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        1.12

LICENCE AREA PLAN :   Charleville  

 

Category :                                                   Commercial

General Area Served :                                 Charleville (QLD)

Service Licence Number :                           SL010220

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio

Specification Number :                                TS004431

Transmitter Site :-

Nominal location :                                       Charleville, 2km NW of town

Australian Map Grid :                                  Zone      Easting      Northing
Reference                                                   55          422500     7080700

Site Tolerance :                                           Refer to Technical Planning Guidelines

Emission :-

Frequency Band & Mode                           VHF-FM

Carrier Frequency :                                     101.7 MHz

Polarisation                                                 Mixed

Maximum antenna height                             70 m

Output Radiation Pattern :-

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Maximum ERP

At all angles of azimuth

5 kW

 


Attachment        1.13

LICENCE AREA PLAN :   Charleville  

 

Category :                                                   Commercial

General Area Served :                                 Cunnamulla (QLD)

Service Licence Number :                           SL010220

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio

Specification Number :                                TS004434

Transmitter Site :-

Nominal location :                                       Cunnamulla, 4km S of town

Australian Map Grid :                                  Zone      Easting      Northing
Reference                                                   55          371600     6890600

Site Tolerance :                                           Refer to Technical Planning Guidelines

Emission :-

Frequency Band & Mode                           VHF-FM

Carrier Frequency :                                     96.5 MHz

Polarisation                                                 Mixed

Maximum antenna height                             70 m

Output Radiation Pattern :-

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Maximum ERP

At all angles of azimuth

100 W

 


Attachment        1.14

LICENCE AREA PLAN :   Charleville  

 

Category :                                                   Open Narrowcasting

General Area Served :                                 Charleville (QLD)

Service Licence Number :                           Not applicable

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio

Specification Number :                                TS004219

Transmitter Site :-

Nominal location :                                       Charleville, 11 km E of town

Australian Map Grid :                                  Zone      Easting      Northing
Reference                                                   55          436000     7078000

Site Tolerance :                                           Refer to Technical Planning Guidelines

Emission :-

Frequency Band & Mode                           VHF-FM

Carrier Frequency :                                     103.3 MHz

Polarisation                                                 Mixed

Maximum antenna height                             75 m

Output Radiation Pattern :-

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Maximum ERP

At all angles of azimuth

25 W

 


Attachment        1.15

LICENCE AREA PLAN :   Charleville  

 

Category :                                                   Open Narrowcasting

General Area Served :                                 Cunnamulla (QLD)

Service Licence Number :                           Not applicable

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio

Specification Number :                                TS004220

Transmitter Site :-

Nominal location :                                       Cunnamulla, 2km NE of town

Australian Map Grid :                                  Zone      Easting      Northing
Reference                                                   55          372000     6897000

Site Tolerance :                                           Refer to Technical Planning Guidelines

Emission :-

Frequency Band & Mode                           VHF-FM

Carrier Frequency :                                     102.9 MHz

Polarisation                                                 Mixed

Maximum antenna height                             50 m

Output Radiation Pattern :-

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Maximum ERP

At all angles of azimuth

25 W

 


Attachment        1.16

LICENCE AREA PLAN :   Charleville  

 

Category :                                                   Open Narrowcasting

General Area Served :                                 Quilpie (QLD)

Service Licence Number :                           Not applicable

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio

Specification Number :                                TS004224

Transmitter Site :-

Nominal location :                                       Quilpie, R/T Site, Cnr Pegler/Chipu Sts

Australian Map Grid :                                  Zone      Easting      Northing
Reference                                                   55          227500     7052500

Site Tolerance :                                           Refer to Technical Planning Guidelines

Emission :-

Frequency Band & Mode                           VHF-FM

Carrier Frequency :                                     101.3 MHz

Polarisation                                                 Mixed

Maximum antenna height                             30 m

Output Radiation Pattern :-

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Maximum ERP

At all angles of azimuth

25 W

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


Attachment        2.1

 

LICENCE AREA FOR SERVICE LICENCE No: SL010375

COMMUNITY RADIO, CUNNAMULLA, QLD

 

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

 

QLD CD 091302

719

 

QLD CD 091304

430

 

QLD CD 091305

531

 

 

 

 

Total Persons

1680

 

 

Note:

Standard terminology used by the Australian Bureau of Statistics:

 

CD

=

Collection District

 

(S)

=

Shire

 

 

 




Attachment        2.2

LICENCE AREA PLAN :   Charleville  

 

Category :                                                   Community

General Area Served :                                 Cunnamulla (QLD)

Service Licence Number :                           SL010375

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio

Specification Number :                                TS004433

Transmitter Site :-

Nominal location :                                       Cunnamulla, 2km N of town

Australian Map Grid :                                  Zone      Easting      Northing
Reference                                                   55          372000     6897000

Site Tolerance :                                           Refer to Technical Planning Guidelines

Emission :-

Frequency Band & Mode                           VHF-FM

Carrier Frequency :                                     99.7 MHz

Polarisation                                                 Mixed

Maximum antenna height                             50 m

Output Radiation Pattern :-

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Maximum ERP

At all angles of azimuth

100 W