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This instrument varies Licence Area Plan - Bendigo Radio - August 1997 in relation to operating conditions for national and commercial radio services in Bendigo.
Administered by: Broadband, Communications and the Digital Economy
Exempt from sunsetting by the Legislative Instruments Act 2003 s 54(2) item 8
Registered 05 Jun 2008
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR16-Jun-2008
Tabled Senate16-Jun-2008
Date of repeal 09 Aug 2013
Repealed by Broadband, Communications and the Digital Economy (Spent and Redundant Instruments) Repeal Regulation 2013

VARIATION TO LICENCE AREA PLAN

Bendigo Radio


© Commonwealth of Australia 2008

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Published by the Australian Communications and Media Authority

Canberra Central Office

Purple Building, Benjamin Offices

Chan Street, Belconnen

PO Box 78,

Belconnen ACT 2616

Tel: 02 6219 5555

Fax: 02 6219 5200

Melbourne Central Office

Level 44, Melbourne Central Tower

360 Elizabeth Street, Melbourne

PO Box 13112 Law Courts Melbourne Vic 8010

Tel: 03 9963 6800

Fax: 03 9963 6899

TTY: 03 9963 6948

Sydney Central Office

Level 15, Tower 1 Darling Park

201 Sussex Street, Sydney

PO Box Q500

Queen Victoria Building NSW 1230

Tel: 02 9334 7700, 1800 226 667

Fax: 02 9334 7799


Variation to Licence Area Plan for Bendigo Radio – No. 1 of 2008

Pursuant to subsection 26(2) of the Broadcasting Services Act 1992, the Australian Communications and Media Authority varies the Licence Area Plan for Bendigo Radio determined on 8 August 1997 (the principal instrument) in the manner set out below:

 

(1)   The determination in the principal instrument is varied to:

(a) number each of the paragraphs in the determination consecutively as clauses (1), (2), (3), (4), (5), (6) and (7);

(b) omit the words three commercial and to substitute the words two commercial in clause (2);

 (c) insert the following clauses after clause (7):

(8) One community radio broadcasting service is to be available in the area described at Attachment 7.1 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 7.1 is set out in Schedule Seven and Attachment 7.2.

(9) A reference in this determination to a schedule or an attachment includes a reference to a schedule or attachment as amended from time to time.

(2)   Immediately following the determination:

(a) omit the heading SCHEDULES;

(b) omit the words Each of the Schedules sets out; and

(c) omit all six paragraphs marked with dot points.

(3) The schedules to the principal instrument are varied to:

(a) omit Schedule Five of the principal instrument and substitute Schedule Five of this instrument; and

(b) following Schedule Six of the principal instrument, insert Schedule Seven of this instrument.

 

 

 (4) Attachments to the principal instrument are varied to:

(a) omit Attachment 1.1, of the principal instrument and substitute Attachment 1.1 of this instrument;

(b) omit Attachment 1.2 of the principal instrument and substitute Attachment 1.2 of this instrument;

(c) omit Attachment 1.3 of the principal instrument and substitute Attachment 1.3 of this instrument;

(d) omit Attachment 1.4 of the principal instrument and substitute Attachment 1.4 of this instrument;

(e) omit Attachment 1.7 of the principal instrument and substitute Attachment 1.7 of this instrument;

(f) omit Attachment 2.1 of the principal instrument and substitute Attachment 2.1 of this instrument;

(g) omit Attachment 3.1 of the principal instrument and substitute Attachment 3.1 of this instrument;

(h) omit Attachment 4.1 of the principal instrument and substitute Attachment 4.1 of this instrument;

(i) omit Attachment 4.2 of the principal instrument and substitute  Attachment 4.2 of this instrument;

(j) omit Attachment 4.3 of the principal instrument and substitute Attachment 4.3 of this instrument;

(k) omit Attachment 5.1 of the principal instrument and substitute Attachment 5.1 of this instrument;

(l) omit Attachment 5.2 of the principal instrument and substitute Attachment 5.2 of this instrument;

(m) omit Attachment 6.1 of the principal instrument and substitute Attachment 6.1 of this instrument;

(n) insert Attachments 7.1 and 7.2 of this instrument after Attachment 6.2.

 


 

The Common Seal of the
Australian Communications and Media Authority
was affixed to this document
in the presence of:

 

CHRIS CHAPMAN                            MARCUS BEZZI

Signature of Member                            Signature of General Manager


CHRIS CHAPMAN                            MARCUS BEZZI

Name (Please Print)                              Name (Please Print)


Dated this 28th day of May 2008.


Schedule Five

Licence Area Plan : Bendigo Radio - Variation May 2008

Licence Area : KYNETON RA1

Category Of Service

Service Licence No

Transmitter Specification No

Technical Specifications

General Area Served by Transmitter

Community

SL10405

TS1132534

5.2

Kyneton

Schedule Seven

Licence Area Plan : Bendigo Radio – Variation May 2008

Licence Area : MARYBOROUGH RA2

Category Of Service

Service Licence No

Transmitter Specification No

Technical Specifications

General Area Served by Transmitter

Community

SL1130028

TS1132564

7.2

Maryborough (Vic)

 

 

 


Attachment        1.1

Licence Area - BENDIGO RA1

Licence Area ID - 429

Commercial Radio Service Licence numbers: SL10258, SL10367

The licence area, in terms of areas defined by the Australian Bureau of Statistics at the Census of 5 August 2001, is: 


Area Description

Gannawarra (S) (LGA)

Greater Bendigo (C) (LGA)

Loddon (S) (LGA)

Mount Alexander (S) (LGA)

C. Goldfields (S) - M'borough (SLA)

Campaspe (S) - Echuca (SLA)

Campaspe (S) - Kyabram (SLA)

Campaspe (S) - Rochester (SLA)

Macedon Ranges (S) - Kyneton (SLA)

VIC CD 011105

VIC CD 011108

VIC CD 011209

VIC CD 011210

VIC CD 011211

VIC CD 011212

VIC CD 011504

VIC CD 011505

VIC CD 011506

VIC CD 011507

VIC CD 011508

VIC CD 020401

VIC CD 020402

VIC CD 020403

VIC CD 020404

VIC CD 020405

VIC CD 020406

VIC CD 020407

VIC CD 020408

VIC CD 020409

VIC CD 020413

VIC CD 021104

VIC CD 050602

VIC CD 050604

VIC CD 050606

VIC CD 050607

VIC CD 050611

VIC CD 060101

VIC CD 060102

VIC CD 060103

VIC CD 060104

VIC CD 060107

VIC CD 060108

VIC CD 060109

VIC CD 060112

VIC CD 071902

VIC CD 071904

VIC CD 072001

VIC CD 072002

VIC CD 072003

VIC CD 072004

VIC CD 072005

VIC CD 080901

VIC CD 080902

VIC CD 080903

VIC CD 080904

VIC CD 080906

VIC CD 080907

VIC CD 080908

VIC CD 080910

VIC CD 080912

VIC CD 082302


 

Note: 

Standard terminology used by the Australian Bureau of Statistics: 

 (C)        =  City

(LGA)    =  Local Government Area

(SLA)     =  Statistical Local Area

(CD)      =  Collection District

 (S)         =  Shire

 


Attachment        1.2

LICENCE AREA PLAN :   Bendigo Radio - Variation – May 2008

Category :                                                   National

General Area Served :                                 Bendigo (VIC)

Service Licence Number :                           Not applicable

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio

Specification Number :                                TS10003805

Transmitter Site :-

Nominal location :                                       Broadcast Tower  MT ALEXANDER

Australian Map Grid :                                  Zone      Easting      Northing
Reference                                                   55          260345     5902420

Site Tolerance :                                           Refer to Technical Planning Guidelines

Emission :-

Frequency Band & Mode                           VHF-FM

Carrier Frequency :                                     92.7 MHz

Polarisation                                                 Mixed

Maximum antenna height                             101 m

Output Radiation Pattern :-

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Maximum ERP

0°T - 30°T

170 kW

30°T - 300°T

80 kW

300°T - 360°T

170 kW

 

Special Conditions :-

Note: The antenna height of this national service has been changed from 85 to 101 metres.


Attachment        1.3

LICENCE AREA PLAN :   Bendigo Radio - Variation - May 2008

Category :                                                   National

General Area Served :                                 Bendigo (VIC)

Service Licence Number :                           Not applicable

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio

Specification Number :                                TS10003806

Transmitter Site :-

Nominal location :                                       Broadcast Tower  MT ALEXANDER

Australian Map Grid :                                  Zone      Easting      Northing
Reference                                                   55          260345     5902420

Site Tolerance :                                           Refer to Technical Planning Guidelines

Emission :-

Frequency Band & Mode                           VHF-FM

Carrier Frequency :                                     91.1 MHz

Polarisation                                                 Mixed

Maximum antenna height                             101 m

Output Radiation Pattern :-

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Maximum ERP

0°T - 30°T

170 kW

30°T - 300°T

80 kW

300°T - 360°T

170 kW

 

Special Conditions :-

Note: The antenna height of this national service has been changed from 85 to 101 metres.


Attachment        1.4

LICENCE AREA PLAN :   Bendigo Radio - Variation - May 2008

Category :                                                   National

General Area Served :                                 Bendigo (VIC)

Service Licence Number :                           Not applicable

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio

Specification Number :                                TS10003808

Transmitter Site :-

Nominal location :                                       Broadcast Tower  MT ALEXANDER

Australian Map Grid :                                  Zone      Easting      Northing
Reference                                                   55          260345     5902420

Site Tolerance :                                           Refer to Technical Planning Guidelines

Emission :-

Frequency Band & Mode                           VHF-FM

Carrier Frequency :                                     90.3 MHz

Polarisation                                                 Mixed

Maximum antenna height                             101 m

Output Radiation Pattern :-

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Maximum ERP

0°T - 30°T

170 kW

30°T - 300°T

80 kW

300°T - 360°T

170 kW

 

Special Conditions :-

Note: The antenna height of this national service has been changed from 85 to 101 metres.


 

Attachment        1.7

LICENCE AREA PLAN :   Bendigo Radio - Variation - May 2008

Category :                                                   Open Narrowcasting

General Area Served :                                 Bendigo (VIC)

Service Licence Number :                           Not applicable

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - AM Radio

Specification Number :                                TS10004481

Transmitter Site :-

Nominal location :                                       Broadcast Site  Myers Flat 3 km NW of     EAGLEHAWK

Australian Map Grid :                                  Zone      Easting      Northing
Reference                                                   55          251726     5933971

Site Tolerance :                                           Refer to Technical Planning Guidelines

Emission :-

Frequency Band & Mode                           MF-AM

Carrier Frequency :                                     945 kHz

Output Radiation Pattern :-

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Elevation

Maximum CMF

At all angles of azimuth

0

450 V

 

Special Conditions :-

The 'coverage radius' of this transmitter is 60 kilometres measured from a point with the following AMG co-ordinates: Zone: 55; Easting: 251726; Northing: 5933971. This point is the same as the nominal transmitter site.


Attachment        2.1

Licence Area - MARYBOROUGH (VIC) RA1

Licence Area ID - 432

Commercial Radio Service Licence number: SL10368

The licence area, in terms of areas defined by the Australian Bureau of Statistics at the Census of 5 August 2001, is: 


Area Description

Central Goldfields (S) (LGA)

Greater Bendigo (C) (LGA)

Mount Alexander (S) (LGA)

Macedon Ranges (S) - Kyneton (SLA)

VIC CD 020401

VIC CD 020402

VIC CD 020403

VIC CD 020404

VIC CD 020405

VIC CD 020406

VIC CD 020407

VIC CD 020408

VIC CD 020409

VIC CD 020413

VIC CD 050602

VIC CD 050604

VIC CD 050606

VIC CD 050607

VIC CD 050611

VIC CD 060101

VIC CD 060102

VIC CD 060103

VIC CD 060104

VIC CD 060107

VIC CD 060108

VIC CD 060109

VIC CD 060112

VIC CD 060901

VIC CD 060905

VIC CD 060906

VIC CD 060911

VIC CD 070303

VIC CD 070304

VIC CD 070305

VIC CD 070306

VIC CD 070307

VIC CD 070308

VIC CD 070309

VIC CD 070310

VIC CD 070311

VIC CD 070312

VIC CD 070313

VIC CD 070314

VIC CD 070409

VIC CD 070410

VIC CD 070411

VIC CD 071801

VIC CD 071802

VIC CD 071803

VIC CD 071804

VIC CD 071805

VIC CD 071806

VIC CD 071807

VIC CD 071808

VIC CD 071809

VIC CD 071810

VIC CD 071902

VIC CD 071904

VIC CD 072001

VIC CD 072002

VIC CD 072003

VIC CD 072004

VIC CD 072005

VIC CD 082302


 

Note: 

Standard terminology used by the Australian Bureau of Statistics: 

 (C)        =  City

(LGA)    =  Local Government Area

(SLA)     =  Statistical Local Area

(CD)      =  Collection District

 (S)         =  Shire

 


Attachment        3.1

Licence Area - BENDIGO RA2

Licence Area ID - 407

Community Radio Service Licence numbers: SL10257, SL10366

The licence area, in terms of areas defined by the Australian Bureau of Statistics at the Census of 5 August 2001, is: 


Area Description

Central Goldfields (S) (LGA)

Greater Bendigo (C) (LGA)

Mount Alexander (S) (LGA)

Hepburn (S) - East (SLA)

Macedon Ranges (S) - Kyneton (SLA)

VIC CD 020401

VIC CD 020404

VIC CD 020405

VIC CD 020406

VIC CD 020407

VIC CD 020408

VIC CD 020409

VIC CD 020603

VIC CD 020607

VIC CD 020702

VIC CD 020703

VIC CD 020704

VIC CD 020705

VIC CD 020706

VIC CD 020707

VIC CD 020708

VIC CD 020709

VIC CD 050602

VIC CD 050606

VIC CD 060905

VIC CD 060906

VIC CD 060911

VIC CD 070312

VIC CD 070313

VIC CD 070314

VIC CD 070409

VIC CD 070410

VIC CD 070411

VIC CD 071801

VIC CD 071802

VIC CD 071803

VIC CD 071804

VIC CD 071805

VIC CD 071806

VIC CD 071807

VIC CD 071808

VIC CD 071809

VIC CD 071810


 

Note: 

Standard terminology used by the Australian Bureau of Statistics: 

 (C)        =   City

(LGA)    =  Local Government Area

(SLA)     =  Statistical Local Area

(CD)      =  Collection District

 (S)      =          Shire

 Attachment       4.1

Licence Area - BENDIGO RA3

Licence Area ID - 669

Community Radio Service Licence numbers:  SL1150008

The licence area, in terms of areas defined by the Australian Bureau of Statistics at the Census of 5 August 2001, is: 

 

Area Description

Gr. Bendigo (C) - Central (SLA)

Gr. Bendigo (C) - Eaglehawk (SLA)

Gr. Bendigo (C) - Inner East (SLA)

Gr. Bendigo (C) - Inner North (SLA)

Gr. Bendigo (C) - Inner West (SLA)

Gr. Bendigo (C) - S'saye (SLA)

Mount Alexander (S) - C'maine (SLA)

VIC CD 061005

VIC CD 070108

VIC CD 070110

VIC CD 070713

VIC CD 070903

VIC CD 070905

VIC CD 070908

VIC CD 070909

VIC CD 071806

VIC CD 071807

VIC CD 071810

 

Note: 

Standard terminology used by the Australian Bureau of Statistics: 

 (C)        =  City

(SLA)     =  Statistical Local Area

(CD)      =  Collection District

 (S)         =  Shire

 


Attachment 4.2

 

LICENCE AREA PLAN : Bendigo – Variation - October 1999

Category :                                                   Community

General Area Served :                                 Bendigo (City) (VIC)

Service Licence Number :                           SL1150008

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio

Specification Number :                                TS10009660

Transmitter Site :-

Nominal location :                                       Big Hill  BENDIGO

Australian Map Grid :                                  Zone      Easting      Northing

Reference                                                   55          254000     5916800

Site Tolerance :                                           Refer to Technical Planning Guidelines

Emission :-

Frequency Band & Mode                           VHF-FM

Carrier Frequency :                                     96.5 MHz

Polarisation                                                 Mixed

Maximum antenna height                             30 m

Output Radiation Pattern :-

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Maximum ERP

0°T - 80°T

1 kW

80°T - 280°T

100 W

280°T - 360°T

1 kW

 

 


Attachment 4.3

 

LICENCE AREA PLAN : Bendigo – Variation – October 1999

Category :                                                   Community

General Area Served :                                 Castlemaine (VIC)

Service Licence Number :                           SL1150008

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio

Specification Number :                                TS10009503

Transmitter Site :-

Nominal location :                                       Golf Club CASTLEMAINE

Australian Map Grid :                                  Zone      Easting      Northing

Reference                                                   55          253095     5895287

Site Tolerance :                                           Refer to Technical Planning Guidelines

Emission :-

Frequency Band & Mode                           VHF-FM

Carrier Frequency :                                     106.3 MHz

Polarisation                                                 Vertical

Maximum antenna height                             8 m

Output Radiation Pattern :-

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Maximum ERP

At all angles of azimuth

100 W

 


 

Attachment        5.1

Licence Area - KYNETON RA1

Licence Area ID - 670

Community Radio Service Licence numbers:  SL10405

The licence area, in terms of areas defined by the Australian Bureau of Statistics at the Census of 5 August 2001, is: 


Area Description

Hepburn (S) - East (SLA)

Macedon Ranges (S) - Kyneton (SLA)

Mount Alexander (S) - C'maine (SLA)

VIC CD 050604

VIC CD 050606

VIC CD 050611

VIC CD 060110

VIC CD 060111

VIC CD 060201

VIC CD 060202

VIC CD 060204

VIC CD 060205

VIC CD 060208

VIC CD 060209

VIC CD 060210

VIC CD 060211

VIC CD 060212

VIC CD 060213

VIC CD 060214

VIC CD 060401

VIC CD 060407

VIC CD 060408

VIC CD 060409

VIC CD 060501

VIC CD 060502

VIC CD 060503

VIC CD 060504

VIC CD 060505

VIC CD 060506

VIC CD 060507

VIC CD 060703

VIC CD 060704

VIC CD 060705

VIC CD 060706

VIC CD 060707

VIC CD 060708

VIC CD 060709

VIC CD 060801

VIC CD 060802

VIC CD 060803

VIC CD 060804

VIC CD 060805

VIC CD 060806

VIC CD 060807

VIC CD 060808

VIC CD 060901

VIC CD 061001

VIC CD 061002

VIC CD 061003

VIC CD 061004

VIC CD 061005

VIC CD 061006

VIC CD 061007

VIC CD 061201

VIC CD 061202

VIC CD 061203

VIC CD 061204

VIC CD 061205

VIC CD 061206

VIC CD 061207

VIC CD 061208

VIC CD 061209

VIC CD 061211

VIC CD 061212

VIC CD 061301

VIC CD 061302

VIC CD 061303

VIC CD 061304

VIC CD 061305

VIC CD 061306

VIC CD 061307

VIC CD 061308

VIC CD 061309

VIC CD 061310

VIC CD 070102

VIC CD 070103

VIC CD 070104

VIC CD 070105

VIC CD 070106

VIC CD 070107

VIC CD 070108

VIC CD 070110

VIC CD 070111

VIC CD 070901

VIC CD 070902

VIC CD 070903

VIC CD 070904


 

Note: 

Standard terminology used by the Australian Bureau of Statistics: 

(SLA)     =  Statistical Local Area

(CD)      =  Collection District

 (S)         =  Shire

 


Attachment        5.2

LICENCE AREA PLAN :   Bendigo Radio - Variation – May 2008

Category :                                                   Community

General Area Served :                                 Kyneton (VIC)

Service Licence Number :                           SL10405

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio

Specification Number :                                TS1132534

Transmitter Site :-

Nominal location :                                       TV Repeater Tower  MT MACEDON

Australian Map Grid :                                  Zone      Easting      Northing
Reference                                                   55          285470     5860620

Site Tolerance :                                           Refer to Technical Planning Guidelines

Emission :-

Frequency Band & Mode                           VHF-FM

Carrier Frequency :                                     100.7 MHz

Polarisation                                                 Mixed

Maximum antenna height                             20 m

Output Radiation Pattern :-

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Maximum ERP

0°T - 30°T

1 kW

30°T - 75°T

500 W

75°T - 180°T

160 W

180°T - 210°T

500 W

210°T - 360°T

1 kW

Notes :-

If tests indicate that unacceptable interference is caused to transmission of this 1kW service from the co-channelled La Trobe Valley national service, transmissions operating at a maximum ERP of 100W at any two locations within the licence area is considered to comply with this technical specification.  This will not preclude the licensee from alternatively operating in accordance with the technical specifications outlined above at any time.


 

Attachment        6.1

Licence Area - ECHUCA RA1

Licence Area ID - 668

Community Radio Service Licence numbers:  SL10419

The licence area, in terms of areas defined by the Australian Bureau of Statistics at the Census of 5 August 2001, is: 

 

Area Description

Campaspe (S) - Echuca (SLA)

NSW CD 010707

NSW CD 010708

NSW CD 010712

NSW CD 010713

NSW CD 010714

NSW CD 010716

VIC CD 020701

VIC CD 020710

VIC CD 021001

VIC CD 021002

VIC CD 032301

VIC CD 032304

 

Note: 

Standard terminology used by the Australian Bureau of Statistics: 

(SLA)     =  Statistical Local Area

(CD)      =  Collection District

 (S)         =  Shire

 


Attachment                                7.1

Licence Area - MARYBOROUGH RA2

Licence Area ID - 1306

Community Radio Service Licence numbers:  SL1130028

The licence area, in terms of areas defined by the Australian Bureau of Statistics at the Census of 5 August 2001, is: 

 

Area Description

C. Goldfields (S) - M'borough (SLA)

VIC CD 080901

VIC CD 080902

VIC CD 080903

VIC CD 080904

VIC CD 080906

VIC CD 080912

 

Note: 

Standard terminology used by the Australian Bureau of Statistics: 

(SLA)     =  Statistical Local Area

(CD)      =  Collection District

 (S)         =  Shire

 


Attachment        7.2

LICENCE AREA PLAN :   Bendigo Radio - Variation – May 2008

Category :                                                   Community

General Area Served :                                 Maryborough (VIC)

Service Licence Number :                           SL1130028

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio

Specification Number :                                TS1132564

Transmitter Site :-

Nominal location :                                       Community VHF-FM Site  53 Burns Street            Maryborough

Australian Map Grid :                                  Zone      Easting      Northing
Reference                                                   54          743640     5895936

Site Tolerance :                                           Refer to Technical Planning Guidelines

Emission :-

Frequency Band & Mode                           VHF-FM

Carrier Frequency :                                     99.1 MHz

Polarisation                                                 Mixed

Maximum antenna height                             30 m

Output Radiation Pattern :-

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Maximum ERP

At all angles of azimuth

250 W