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This instrument amends the Licence Area Plan - Bendigo (Radio) - August 1997 to make a national and a community radio broadcasting service available in Bendigo and two community radio broadcasting services available in the Bendigo City area.
Administered by: Broadband, Communications and the Digital Economy
Exempt from sunsetting by the Legislative Instruments Act 2003 s 54(2) item 8
Registered 08 Sep 2009
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR09-Sep-2009
Tabled Senate09-Sep-2009
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Repealed by Broadband, Communications and the Digital Economy (Spent and Redundant Instruments) Repeal Regulation 2013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

No.1 of 2009

August 2009

 

 

 


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Variation to Licence Area Plan for Bendigo Radio – No. 1 of 2009

Under 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 and varied on 7 October 1999 and 22 May 2008 (the principal instrument) in the manner set out below:

(1)   The determination in the principal instrument as follows:

(a)    in clause (2):

                                                            (i)      omit the words Three national and to substitute the words Four national;

                                                          (ii)      omit the words Attachments 1.2 1.7 and substitute the words Attachments 1.2 1.8;

(b)    omit clause (4) and substitute:

“(4)   One community radio broadcasting service is to be available in the 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 are set out in Schedule Three and Attachment 3.3 to this Determination.”;

(c)    omit clause (9) and substitute the following clauses:

“(9)   One community radio broadcasting service is to be available in the area described at Attachment 8.1 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 8.1 is set out in Schedule Eight and Attachment 8.2 to this Determination.

(10)   Two community radio broadcasting services are to be available in the area described at Attachment 9.1 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 9.1 is set out in Schedule Nine and Attachments 9.2 - 9.3 to this Determination.

(11)   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)   The Schedules to the principal instrument are varied to:

(a)    omit Schedule One and Schedule Three and substitute Schedules One and Schedule Three of this instrument;

(b)   insert Schedule Eight and Schedule Nine of this instrument after Schedule Seven of the principal instrument.

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

(a)    insert Attachment 1.8 of this instrument after Attachment 1.7 of the principal instrument.

(b)   omit Attachment 3.2 of the principal instrument;

(c)    insert Attachments 8.1, 8.2, 9.1, 9.2 and 9.3 of this instrument after Attachment 7.2 of the principal instrument.

 

 

 

 

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

[signed]                                                [signed]

__________________________        _______________________________

Signature of Member                            Signature of Member/General Manager, Legal

CHRIS CHAPMAN                            BRENDAN BYRNE
__________________________        _______________________________

Name (Please Print)                              Name (Please Print)


Dated this 21ST day of August 2009.


Schedule One

Licence Area Plan : Bendigo Radio

Licence Area : BENDIGO RA1

Service Category

Channel/ Frequency

Service Licence No

Transmitter Specification No

Attach No

Area Served

National

92.7 MHz

N/A

TS10003805

1.2

Bendigo

National

91.1 MHz

N/A

TS10003806

1.3

Bendigo

National

90.3 MHz

N/A

TS10003808

1.4

Bendigo

National

89.5 MHz

N/A

TS1132562

1.8

Bendigo

Commercial

93.5 MHz

SL10367

TS10003803

1.5

Bendigo

Commercial

91.9 MHz

SL10258

TS10004472

1.6

Bendigo

Open Narrowcasting

945 kHz

N/A

TS10004481

1.7

Bendigo

Schedule Three

Licence Area Plan : Bendigo Radio

Licence Area : BENDIGO RA2

Service Category

Channel/ Frequency

Service Licence No

Transmitter Specification No

Attach No

Area Served

Community

88.7 MHz

SL10257

TS10005657

3.3

Bendigo

Schedule Eight

Licence Area Plan : Bendigo Radio

Licence Area : BENDIGO RA4

Service Category

Channel/ Frequency

Service Licence No

Transmitter Specification No

Attach No

Area Served

Community

101.5 MHz

SL1130029

TS1132563

8.2

Bendigo

Schedule Nine

Licence Area Plan : Bendigo Radio

Licence Area : BENDIGO RA5

Service Category

Channel/ Frequency

Service Licence No

Transmitter Specification No

Attach No

Area Served

Community

105.1 MHz

SL1130052

TS1133091

9.2

Bendigo (City)

Community

106.7 MHz

SL1130053

TS1133092

9.3

Bendigo (City)

 


Attachment        1.8

LICENCE AREA PLAN :   Bendigo Radio

Category :                                                   National

General Area Served :                                 Bendigo (VIC)

Service Licence Number :                           Not applicable

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio

Specification Number :                                TS1132562

Transmitter Site :-

Nominal location :                                       Southern Cross Site  MT ALEXANDER

Australian Map Grid :                                  Zone      Easting      Northing
Reference                                                   55          260375     5902600

Site Tolerance :                                           Refer to the Broadcasting Services (Technical Planning) Guidelines 2007

Emission :-

Frequency Band & Mode                           VHF-FM

Carrier Frequency :                                     89.5 MHz

Polarisation                                                 Mixed

Maximum antenna height                             50 m

Output Radiation Pattern :-

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Maximum ERP

At all angles of azimuth

10 kW

 
Attachment        8.1

Licence Area - BENDIGO RA4

Community Radio Service Licence numbers:  SL1130029

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


Area Description

Mount Alexander (S) (LGA)

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)

Macedon Ranges (S) - Kyneton (SLA)

VIC CD 020406

VIC CD 050606

VIC CD 060101

VIC CD 060102

VIC CD 060103

VIC CD 060104

VIC CD 060105

VIC CD 060106

VIC CD 060109

VIC CD 060112

VIC CD 060802

VIC CD 060803

VIC CD 060805

VIC CD 060806

VIC CD 060808

VIC CD 060901

VIC CD 061101

VIC CD 061102

VIC CD 061105

VIC CD 061106

VIC CD 070101

VIC CD 070103

VIC CD 070104

VIC CD 070105

VIC CD 070106

VIC CD 070107

VIC CD 070108

VIC CD 070109

VIC CD 070110

VIC CD 070111

VIC CD 070702

VIC CD 070704

VIC CD 070707

VIC CD 070709

VIC CD 070713

VIC CD 070903

VIC CD 070905

VIC CD 070908

VIC CD 070909

VIC CD 071804

VIC CD 071806

VIC CD 071807

VIC CD 071809

VIC CD 071810

VIC CD 080901

VIC CD 080904

VIC CD 080905

VIC CD 080912

VIC CD 082401

VIC CD 082402

VIC CD 082403

VIC CD 082404

VIC CD 082405

VIC CD 082406

VIC CD 082501

VIC CD 082502

VIC CD 082505

VIC CD 082506

VIC CD 082507

VIC CD 082508


 

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        8.2

LICENCE AREA PLAN :   Bendigo Radio

Category :                                                   Community

General Area Served :                                 Bendigo (VIC)

Service Licence Number :                           SL1130029

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio

Specification Number :                                TS1132563

Transmitter Site :-

Nominal location :                                       Broadcast Tower  MT ALEXANDER

Australian Map Grid :                                  Zone      Easting      Northing
Reference                                                   55          260345     5902420

Site Tolerance :                                           Refer to the Broadcasting Services (Technical Planning) Guidelines 2007

Emission :-

Frequency Band & Mode                           VHF-FM

Carrier Frequency :                                     101.5 MHz

Polarisation                                                 Mixed

Maximum antenna height                             90 m

Output Radiation Pattern :-

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Maximum ERP

At all angles of azimuth

1 kW

 

Special Conditions :-

The service is interference limited: only field strength levels of 66dBuV/m and above will be protected from interference.


Attachment        9.1

Licence Area - BENDIGO RA5

Community Radio Service Licence numbers:  SL1130052, SL1130053

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)

VIC CD 070501

VIC CD 070502

VIC CD 070503

VIC CD 070504

VIC CD 070505

VIC CD 070507

VIC CD 070508

VIC CD 070509

VIC CD 070510

VIC CD 070511

VIC CD 070513

VIC CD 070514

VIC CD 070515

VIC CD 070516

VIC CD 070517

VIC CD 070518

VIC CD 070601

VIC CD 070602

VIC CD 070603

VIC CD 070604

VIC CD 070605

VIC CD 070606

VIC CD 070607

VIC CD 070608

VIC CD 070609

VIC CD 070610

VIC CD 070611

VIC CD 070708

VIC CD 070906

VIC CD 070910

VIC CD 071001

VIC CD 071003

VIC CD 071005

VIC CD 071011

VIC CD 071012

VIC CD 071015

VIC CD 071016

VIC CD 071201

VIC CD 071301

VIC CD 071302

VIC CD 071303

VIC CD 071310

VIC CD 071311

VIC CD 071314

VIC CD 071315

VIC CD 071316


 

Note: 

Standard terminology used by the Australian Bureau of Statistics: 

 (C)        =  City

(SLA)     =  Statistical Local Area

(CD)      =  Collection District

 


Attachment        9.2

LICENCE AREA PLAN :   Bendigo Radio

Category :                                                   Community

General Area Served :                                 Bendigo (City) (VIC)

Service Licence Number :                           SL1130052

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio

Specification Number :                                TS1133091

Transmitter Site :-

Nominal location :                                       CETV Site  Specimen Hill Reservoir           SPECIMEN HILL

Australian Map Grid :                                  Zone      Easting      Northing
Reference                                                   55          253900     5927400

Site Tolerance :                                           Refer to the Broadcasting Services (Technical Planning) Guidelines 2007

Emission :-

Frequency Band & Mode                           VHF-FM

Carrier Frequency :                                     105.1 MHz

Polarisation                                                 Mixed

Maximum antenna height                             40 m

Output Radiation Pattern :-

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Maximum ERP

At all angles of azimuth

150 W

 

Special Conditions :-

The service is interference limited: only field strength levels of 74 dBuV/m and above will be protected from interference.


Attachment        9.3

LICENCE AREA PLAN :   Bendigo Radio

Category :                                                   Community

General Area Served :                                 Bendigo (City) (VIC)

Service Licence Number :                           SL1130053

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio

Specification Number :                                TS1133092

Transmitter Site :-

Nominal location :                                       CETV Site  Specimen Hill Reservoir           SPECIMEN HILL

Australian Map Grid :                                  Zone      Easting      Northing
Reference                                                   55          253900     5927400

Site Tolerance :                                           Refer to the Broadcasting Services (Technical Planning) Guidelines 2007

Emission :-

Frequency Band & Mode                           VHF-FM

Carrier Frequency :                                     106.7 MHz

Polarisation                                                 Mixed

Maximum antenna height                             40 m

Output Radiation Pattern :-

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Maximum ERP

At all angles of azimuth

150 W

 

Special Conditions :-

The service is interference limited: only field strength levels of 74 dBuV/m and above will be protected from interference.