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Broadcasting Services (Events) Notice (No. 1) 2010

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This Notice outlines events or events of a kind the televising of which should be available free to the general public.
Administered by: Communications and the Arts
Made 21 Dec 2010
Registered 22 Dec 2010
Tabled HR 08 Feb 2011
Tabled Senate 08 Feb 2011
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Commonwealth of Australia

 

 

Broadcasting Services Act 1992

 

 

Broadcasting Services (Events) Notice (No. 1) 2010

 

 

 

I, STEPHEN MICHAEL CONROY, Minister for Broadband, Communications and the Digital Economy, issue the following Notice under subsection 115(1) of the Broadcasting Services Act 1992.

 

 

 

Dated       21 December                            2010

 

 

 

 

STEPHEN MICHAEL CONROY

Minister for Broadband, Communications and the Digital Economy

 

 

                                                ____________________

 

 

1.         Name of Notice

 

This Notice is the Broadcasting Services (Events) Notice (No. 1) 2010.

 

2.         Commencement

 

This Notice commences on the day after it is registered on the Federal Register of Legislative Instruments. 

 

3.         Revocation

 

The Broadcasting Services (Events) Notice (No. 1) 2004 is revoked.

 

4.         Events or events of a kind the televising of which should be available free to the general public

 

The events specified in the Schedule are events, or events of a kind, the televising of which should, in my opinion, be available free to the general public.

 

SCHEDULE

 

Olympic Games

 

1.1              Each event held as part of the Summer Olympic Games, including the Opening Ceremony and the Closing Ceremony.

 

1.2              Each event held as part of the Winter Olympic Games, including the Opening Ceremony and the Closing Ceremony.

 

Commonwealth Games

 

2.1       Each event held as part of the Commonwealth Games, including the Opening Ceremony and the Closing ceremony.

 

Horse Racing

 

3.1       Each running of the Melbourne Cup organised by the Victoria Racing Club.

 

Australian Rules Football

 

4.1       Each match in the Australian Football League Premiership competition, including the Finals Series.

 

Rugby League Football

 

5.1       Each match in the National Rugby League Premiership competition, including the Finals Series.

 

5.2       Each match in the National Rugby League State of Origin Series.

 

5.3       Each international rugby league “test” match involving the senior Australian representative team, played in Australia, New Zealand or the United Kingdom.

 

5.4       Each match of the Rugby League World Cup involving the senior Australian representative team.

 

Rugby Union Football           

 

6.1       Each international “test” match involving the senior Australian representative team selected by the Australian Rugby Union, played in Australia, New Zealand, South Africa or Europe.  

 

6.2       Each match in the quarter-finals, semi-finals and the final of the Rugby World Cup tournament.

 

6.3       Each match of the Rugby World Cup tournament involving the senior Australian representative team selected by the Australian Rugby Union.

 

Cricket

 

7.1       Each “test” match involving the senior Australian representative team selected by Cricket Australia played in Australia.

 

7.2       Each “test” match between the senior Australian representative team selected by Cricket Australia and the senior English representative team, played in Australia or the United Kingdom.

 

7.3       Each one day cricket match involving the senior Australian representative team selected by Cricket Australia played in Australia.

 

7.4       Each Twenty20 cricket match involving the senior Australian representative team selected by Cricket Australia played in Australia.

 

7.5       Each match in the semi-finals and the final of the International Cricket Council One Day International World Cup.

 

7.6       Each match of the International Cricket Council One Day International World Cup involving the senior Australian representative team selected by Cricket Australia.

 

7.7       The final of the International Cricket Council Twenty20 World Cup.

 

7.8       Each match of the International Cricket Council Twenty20 World Cup involving the senior Australian representative team selected by Cricket Australia.

 

Soccer

 

8.1       The English Football Association Cup final.

 

8.2       Each match of the Fédération Internationale de Football Association World Cup tournament.

 

8.3       Each match in the Fédération Internationale de Football Association World Cup Qualification tournament involving the senior Australian representative team selected by the Football Federation Australia.

 

Tennis

 

9.1       Each match in the Australian Open tennis tournament.

 

9.2       Each match in the men’s and women’s singles quarter-finals, semi-finals and finals of the Wimbledon (the Lawn Tennis Championships) tournament.

9.3       Each match in the men’s and women’s singles quarter-finals, semi-finals and finals of the United States Open tennis tournament.

 

9.4       Each match in each tie of the International Tennis Federation Davis Cup World Group tennis tournament involving an Australian representative team.

 

Netball

 

10.1     Each international netball match involving the senior Australian representative team selected by the All Australian Netball Association, played in Australia or New Zealand.

 

10.2     The semi-final of the Netball World Championships if it involves the senior Australian representative team selected by the All Australian Netball Association.

 

10.3     The final of the Netball World Championships if it involves the senior Australian representative team selected by the All Australian Netball Association.

 

Golf

 

11.1     Each round of the Australian Masters tournament, played as part of the Professional Golfers Association Tour of Australasia.

 

11.2     Each round of the Australian Open tournament, played as part of the Professional Golfers Association Tour of Australasia.

 

11.3     Each round of the United States Masters tournament, played as part of the Professional Golfers Association Tour.

 

Motor Sports

 

12.1     Each race in the Fédération Internationale de l’Automobile Formula 1 World Championship (Grand Prix) held in Australia.

 

12.2     Each race in the Fédération Internationale de Motocyclisme Moto GP held in Australia.

 

12.3     Each race in the V8 Supercar Championship Series, including the Bathurst 1000.