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This instrument amends the Licence Area Plan - Goulburn (Radio) - June 1999.
Administered by: Communications
Exempt from sunsetting by the Legislative Instruments Act 2003 s 54(2) item 8
Registered 02 Feb 2015
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR09-Feb-2015
Tabled Senate09-Feb-2015
Date of repeal 04 Feb 2015
Repealed by Division 1 of Part 5A of the Legislative Instruments Act 2003

Variation to Licence Area Plan – Goulburn Radio – No.1 of 2014

The Australian Communications and Media Authority makes this instrument under subsection 26(2) of the Broadcasting Services Act 1992.

 

Date    23 January 2015

 

Chris Chapman
[signed]
Member

 

 

Richard Bean
 [signed]
 Member/General Manager

 

1. Name of Instrument

This instrument is the Variation to Licence Area Plan – Goulburn Radio – No. 1 of 2014.

2. Commencement

This instrument commences on the day after it is registered.

Note:             An instrument is registered when it is recorded on the Federal Register of Legislative Instruments (FRLI) in electronic form: see the Legislative Instruments Act 2003, s4 (definition of register). The FRLI may be accessed at http://www.comlaw.gov.au.

3. Variation

The Licence Area Plan - Goulburn (Radio) – June 1999 determined by the Australian Broadcasting Authority on 17 June 1999, is varied as follows:

(a)    rename the instrument as the “Licence Area Plan – Goulburn Radio”;

(b)   amend the heading on the title page so that it reads “Licence Area Plan – Goulburn Radio”;

(c)    on the first page of the instrument:

(i)     amend the heading so that it reads “Licence Area Plan – Goulburn Radio”;

(ii)   number the five paragraphs as clauses (1), (2), (3), (4) and (5), consecutively; and

(iii)  omit clauses (1) – (5) and substitute the following clauses:

“(1)      This plan for broadcasting services in the Goulburn area of New South Wales is made under subsection 26(1) of the Broadcasting Services Act 1992.

(2)        Seven national radio broadcasting services, two commercial radio broadcasting services and two open narrowcasting radio services are to be available in the area described at Attachment 1.1 to this plan 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 Schedule One and Attachments 1.2 – 1.16 to this plan.

(3)        One community radio service is to be available in the area described at Attachment 2.1 to this plan 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 are set out in Schedule Two and Attachment 2.2 to this plan.

(4)        One community radio service is to be available in the area described at Attachment 3.1 to this plan 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 3.2 to this plan.

(5)        A reference in this plan to a schedule or an attachment includes reference to that schedule or attachment as amended from time to time.”;

(d)   immediately before Schedule One:

(i)     omit the heading “SCHEDULES”;

(ii)   omit the words “Each of the Schedules sets out:” and all eight paragraphs marked with dot points that follow;

(iii)  omit the sub-heading “Status column” and the five paragraphs immediately following the sub-heading; and

(iv)  omit the sub-heading “Frequency Column” and the dot point and paragraph that follow that sub-heading;

(e)    omit all Schedules and substitute all the Schedules of this instrument; and

(f)    omit all Attachments and substitute all the Attachments of this instrument.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


Schedule One

Licence Area Plan : Goulburn Radio

Licence Area : GOULBURN RA1

Service Category

Channel/ Frequency

Service Licence No

Transmitter Specification No

Attach No

Area Served

National

106.9 MHz

N/A

TS10003421

1.2

Crookwell

National

107.7 MHz

N/A

TS10003417

1.3

Crookwell

National

1098 kHz

N/A

TS1550001

1.4

Goulburn

National

88.7 MHz

N/A

TS3999002

1.5

Goulburn (town)

National

89.5 MHz

N/A

TS10007720

1.6

Goulburn (town)

National

90.3 MHz

N/A

TS7632001

1.7

Goulburn (town)

National

99.9 MHz

N/A

TS10008597

1.16

Goulburn (town)

Commercial

1368 kHz

SL4112

TS4112001

1.8

Goulburn

 

96.1 MHz

SL4112

TS10008313

1.9

Braidwood

 

106.1 MHz

SL4112

TS10009495

1.10

Crookwell

Commercial

93.5 MHz

SL10313

TS10004710

1.11

Goulburn

 

95.3 MHz

SL10313

TS10008312

1.12

Braidwood

 

103.7 MHz

SL10313

TS10009496

1.13

Crookwell

Open Narrowcasting

100.7 MHz

N/A

TS10008339

1.14

Goulburn (town)

Open Narrowcasting

94.3 MHz

N/A

TS10008394

1.15

Goulburn

 

Schedule Two

Licence Area Plan : Goulburn Radio

Licence Area : GOULBURN RA2

Service Category

Channel/ Frequency

Service Licence No

Transmitter Specification No

Attach No

Area Served

Community

103.3 MHz

SL3113

TS1137615

2.2

Goulburn

Schedule Three

Licence Area Plan : Goulburn Radio

Licence Area : BRAIDWOOD RA1

Service Category

Channel/ Frequency

Service Licence No

Transmitter Specification No

Attach No

Area Served

Community

94.5 MHz

SL1150816

TS10013016

3.2

Braidwood


Attachment        1.1

Licence Area - GOULBURN RA1

Licence Area ID - 369

Commercial Radio Service Licence numbers:  SL4112, SL10313

The licence area, in terms of areas defined by the Australian Bureau of Statistics at the Census of 8 August 2006, is: 

 

Area Description

Goulburn Mulwaree (A) (LGA)

Upper Lachlan (A) (LGA)

NSW CD 152108

NSW CD 152110

NSW CD 170505

NSW CD 170506

NSW CD 170508

NSW CD 170701

NSW CD 170702

NSW CD 170703

NSW CD 170704

NSW CD 170705

NSW CD 170707

NSW CD 200106

 

Note: 

Standard terminology used by the Australian Bureau of Statistics: 

 (LGA) =  Local Government Area

(A)         =  NSW Local Government Area (excluding Cities)

 (CD)     =  Collection District

 


Attachment        1.2

LICENCE AREA PLAN :    Goulburn Radio

Category :                                                  National

General Area Served :                               Crookwell (NSW)

Service Licence Number :                         Not applicable

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio

Specification Number :                             TS10003421

Transmitter Site :-

Nominal location :                                     Broadcast Site  Wades Hill  CROOKWELL

Australian Map Grid :                               Zone      Easting     Northing
Reference                                                  55          724172     6184481

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

Emission :-

Frequency Band & Mode :                       VHF-FM

Carrier Frequency :                                    106.9 MHz

Polarisation :                                              Mixed

Maximum antenna height :                        18 m

Output Radiation Pattern :-

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Maximum ERP

At all angles of azimuth

100 W

 

Special Conditions :-

Minimum Level of Service Requirements, as detailed in the Technical Planning Guidelines clauses 38 and 39, do not apply to this specification.


Attachment        1.3

LICENCE AREA PLAN :    Goulburn Radio

Category :                                                  National

General Area Served :                               Crookwell (NSW)

Service Licence Number :                         Not applicable

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio

Specification Number :                             TS10003417

Transmitter Site :-

Nominal location :                                     Broadcast Site  Wades Hill  CROOKWELL

Australian Map Grid :                               Zone      Easting     Northing
Reference                                                  55          724172     6184481

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

Emission :-

Frequency Band & Mode :                       VHF-FM

Carrier Frequency :                                    107.7 MHz

Polarisation :                                              Mixed

Maximum antenna height :                        18 m

Output Radiation Pattern :-

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Maximum ERP

At all angles of azimuth

100 W

 

Special Conditions :-

Minimum Level of Service Requirements, as detailed in the Technical Planning Guidelines clauses 38 and 39, do not apply to this specification.


Attachment        1.4

LICENCE AREA PLAN :    Goulburn Radio

Category :                                                  National

General Area Served :                               Goulburn (NSW)

Service Licence Number :                         Not applicable

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - AM Radio

Specification Number :                             TS1550001

Transmitter Site :-

Nominal location :                                     River Steet GOULBURN

Australian Map Grid :                               Zone      Easting     Northing
Reference                                                  55          746761     6151659

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

Emission :-

Frequency Band & Mode :                       MF-AM

Carrier Frequency :                                    1098 kHz

Output Radiation Pattern :-

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Elevation

Maximum CMF

At all angles of azimuth

0

140 V

 


Attachment        1.5

LICENCE AREA PLAN :    Goulburn Radio

Category :                                                  National

General Area Served :                               Goulburn (town) (NSW)

Service Licence Number :                         Not applicable

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio

Specification Number :                             TS3999002

Transmitter Site :-

Nominal location :                                     Telstra Site  MT GRAY

Australian Map Grid :                               Zone      Easting     Northing
Reference                                                  55          752849     6150221

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

Emission :-

Frequency Band & Mode :                       VHF-FM

Carrier Frequency :                                    88.7 MHz

Polarisation :                                              Mixed

Maximum antenna height :                        25 m

Output Radiation Pattern :-

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Maximum ERP

At all angles of azimuth

200 W

 


Attachment        1.6

LICENCE AREA PLAN :    Goulburn Radio

Category :                                                  National

General Area Served :                               Goulburn (town) (NSW)

Service Licence Number :                         Not applicable

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio

Specification Number :                             TS10007720

Transmitter Site :-

Nominal location :                                     Telstra Site  MT GRAY

Australian Map Grid :                               Zone      Easting     Northing
Reference                                                  55          752849     6150221

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

Emission :-

Frequency Band & Mode :                       VHF-FM

Carrier Frequency :                                    89.5 MHz

Polarisation :                                              Mixed

Maximum antenna height :                        25 m

Output Radiation Pattern :-

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Maximum ERP

At all angles of azimuth

200 W

 


Attachment        1.7

LICENCE AREA PLAN :    Goulburn Radio

Category :                                                  National

General Area Served :                               Goulburn (town) (NSW)

Service Licence Number :                         Not applicable

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio

Specification Number :                             TS7632001

Transmitter Site :-

Nominal location :                                     Telstra Site  MT GRAY

Australian Map Grid :                               Zone      Easting     Northing
Reference                                                  55          752849     6150221

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

Emission :-

Frequency Band & Mode :                       VHF-FM

Carrier Frequency :                                    90.3 MHz

Polarisation :                                              Mixed

Maximum antenna height :                        25 m

Output Radiation Pattern :-

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Maximum ERP

At all angles of azimuth

200 W

 

 


 

Attachment        1.8

LICENCE AREA PLAN :    Goulburn Radio

Category :                                                  Commercial

General Area Served :                               Goulburn (NSW)

Service Licence Number :                         SL4112

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - AM Radio

Specification Number :                             TS4112001

Transmitter Site :-

Nominal location :                                     River Street GOULBURN

Australian Map Grid :                               Zone      Easting     Northing
Reference                                                  55          746761     6151659

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

Emission :-

Frequency Band & Mode :                       MF-AM

Carrier Frequency :                                    1368 kHz

Output Radiation Pattern :-

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Elevation

Maximum CMF

At all angles of azimuth

0

440 V

 

Special Conditions :-

1. The facility will operate with a CMF not to exceed 690 V for all angles of azimuth, from one hour after local sunrise, to one hour before local sunset as defined at the transmitter site on the 15th day of each month (day-night switching).

2. The licensee should operate the transmission facility according to the ACMA's policy on implementation of day/night switching operation.


Attachment        1.9

LICENCE AREA PLAN :    Goulburn Radio

Category :                                                  Commercial

General Area Served :                               Braidwood (NSW)

Service Licence Number :                         SL4112

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio

Specification Number :                             TS10008313

Transmitter Site :-

Nominal location :                                     Broadcast Site  MT GILLAMATONG

Australian Map Grid :                               Zone      Easting     Northing
Reference                                                  55          751468     6072745

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

Emission :-

Frequency Band & Mode :                       VHF-FM

Carrier Frequency :                                    96.1 MHz

Polarisation :                                              Mixed

Maximum antenna height :                        30 m

Output Radiation Pattern :-

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Maximum ERP

At all angles of azimuth

1 kW

 


Attachment        1.10

LICENCE AREA PLAN :    Goulburn Radio

Category :                                                  Commercial

General Area Served :                               Crookwell (NSW)

Service Licence Number :                         SL4112

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio

Specification Number :                             TS10009495

Transmitter Site :-

Nominal location :                                     Broadcast Site  Wades Hill  CROOKWELL

Australian Map Grid :                               Zone      Easting     Northing
Reference                                                  55          724172     6184481

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

Emission :-

Frequency Band & Mode :                       VHF-FM

Carrier Frequency :                                    106.1 MHz

Polarisation :                                              Mixed

Maximum antenna height :                        18 m

Output Radiation Pattern :-

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Maximum ERP

At all angles of azimuth

100 W

 

Special Conditions :-

Any transmission in accordance with this technical specification is planned on the basis that it will be protected to a minimum median field strength level of 66 dBuV/m against interference from other broadcasting services.

Minimum Level of Service Requirements, as detailed in the Technical Planning Guidelines clauses 38 and 39, do not apply to this specification.


Attachment        1.11

LICENCE AREA PLAN :    Goulburn Radio

Category :                                                  Commercial

General Area Served :                               Goulburn (NSW)

Service Licence Number :                         SL10313

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio

Specification Number :                             TS10004710

Transmitter Site :-

Nominal location :                                     Radio Goulburn Broadcast Tower  MT    GRAY

Australian Map Grid :                               Zone      Easting     Northing
Reference                                                  55          752799     6150081

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

Emission :-

Frequency Band & Mode :                       VHF-FM

Carrier Frequency :                                    93.5 MHz

Polarisation :                                              Mixed

Maximum antenna height :                        25 m

Output Radiation Pattern :-

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Maximum ERP

At all angles of azimuth

40 kW

 


Attachment        1.12

LICENCE AREA PLAN :    Goulburn Radio

Category :                                                  Commercial

General Area Served :                               Braidwood (NSW)

Service Licence Number :                         SL10313

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio

Specification Number :                             TS10008312

Transmitter Site :-

Nominal location :                                     Broadcast Site  MT GILLAMATONG

Australian Map Grid :                               Zone      Easting     Northing
Reference                                                  55          751468     6072745

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

Emission :-

Frequency Band & Mode :                       VHF-FM

Carrier Frequency :                                    95.3 MHz

Polarisation :                                              Mixed

Maximum antenna height :                        30 m

Output Radiation Pattern :-

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Maximum ERP

At all angles of azimuth

1 kW

 


Attachment        1.13

LICENCE AREA PLAN :    Goulburn Radio

Category :                                                  Commercial

General Area Served :                               Crookwell (NSW)

Service Licence Number :                         SL10313

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio

Specification Number :                             TS10009496

Transmitter Site :-

Nominal location :                                     Broadcast Site  Wades Hill  CROOKWELL

Australian Map Grid :                               Zone      Easting     Northing
Reference                                                  55          724172     6184481

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

Emission :-

Frequency Band & Mode :                       VHF-FM

Carrier Frequency :                                    103.7 MHz

Polarisation :                                              Mixed

Maximum antenna height :                        18 m

Output Radiation Pattern :-

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Maximum ERP

At all angles of azimuth

100 W

 

Special Conditions :-

Any transmission in accordance with this technical specification is planned on the basis that it will be protected to a minimum median field strength level of 66 dBuV/m against interference from other broadcasting services.

Minimum Level of Service Requirements, as detailed in the Technical Planning Guidelines clauses 38 and 39, do not apply to this specification.


Attachment        1.14

LICENCE AREA PLAN :    Goulburn Radio

Category :                                                  Open Narrowcasting

General Area Served :                               Goulburn (town) (NSW)

Service Licence Number :                         Not applicable

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio

Specification Number :                             TS10008339

Transmitter Site :-

Nominal location :                                     Telstra Site  MT GRAY

Australian Map Grid :                               Zone      Easting     Northing
Reference                                                  55          752849     6150221

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

Emission :-

Frequency Band & Mode :                       VHF-FM

Carrier Frequency :                                    100.7 MHz

Polarisation :                                              Mixed

Maximum antenna height :                        10 m

Output Radiation Pattern :-

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Maximum ERP

At all angles of azimuth

200 W

 

Special Conditions :-

The 'coverage radius' of this transmission is 10 kilometres measured from a point with the following AMG co-ordinates: Zone: 55; Easting: 752849; Northing: 6150221. This point is the same as the nominal transmitter site.


Attachment        1.15

LICENCE AREA PLAN :    Goulburn Radio

Category :                                                  Open Narrowcasting

General Area Served :                               Goulburn (NSW)

Service Licence Number :                         Not applicable

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio

Specification Number :                             TS10008394

Transmitter Site :-

Nominal location :                                     Telstra Site  MT GRAY

Australian Map Grid :                               Zone      Easting     Northing
Reference                                                  55          752849     6150221

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

Emission :-

Frequency Band & Mode :                       VHF-FM

Carrier Frequency :                                    94.3 MHz

Polarisation :                                              Mixed

Maximum antenna height :                        25 m

Output Radiation Pattern :-

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Maximum ERP

At all angles of azimuth

1 kW

 

Special Conditions :-

1. The 'coverage radius' of this transmission is 12 kilometres measured from a point with the following AMG co-ordinates: Zone: 55; Easting: 752849; Northing: 6150221. This point is the same as the nominal transmitter site.

2. Any transmission in accordance with this specification is planned on the basis that it will be protected to a minimum field strength of 66 dBuV/m against interference from other broadcasting services.


Attachment        1.16

LICENCE AREA PLAN :    Goulburn Radio

Category :                                                  National

General Area Served :                               Goulburn (town) (NSW)

Service Licence Number :                         Not applicable

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio

Specification Number :                             TS10008597

Transmitter Site :-

Nominal location :                                     Telstra Site  MT GRAY

Australian Map Grid :                               Zone      Easting     Northing
Reference                                                  55          752849     6150221

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

Emission :-

Frequency Band & Mode :                       VHF-FM

Carrier Frequency :                                    99.9 MHz

Polarisation :                                              Mixed

Maximum antenna height :                        25 m

Output Radiation Pattern :-

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Maximum ERP

At all angles of azimuth

200 W

 

Special Conditions :-

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


 

Attachment        2.1

Licence Area - GOULBURN RA2

Licence Area ID - 1407

Community Radio Service Licence number:  SL3113

The licence area, in terms of areas defined by the Australian Bureau of Statistics at the Census of 8 August 2006, is: 

 

Area Description

Goulburn Mulwaree (A) - Goulburn (SLA)

NSW CD 200101

NSW CD 200103

NSW CD 200104

NSW CD 200105

NSW CD 200107

NSW CD 200108

NSW CD 200112

NSW CD 200201

NSW CD 200206

NSW CD 200207

 

Note: 

Standard terminology used by the Australian Bureau of Statistics: 

(SLA)    =  Statistical Local Area

 (A)        =  NSW Local Government Area (excluding Cities)

 (CD)     =  Collection District

 


Attachment        2.2

LICENCE AREA PLAN :    Goulburn Radio

Category :                                                  Community

General Area Served :                               Goulburn (NSW)

Service Licence Number :                         SL3113

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio

Specification Number :                             TS1137615

Transmitter Site :-

Nominal location :                                     Telstra Site  MT GRAY

Australian Map Grid :                               Zone      Easting     Northing
Reference                                                  55          752849     6150221

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

Emission :-

Frequency Band & Mode :                       VHF-FM

Carrier Frequency :                                    103.3 MHz

Polarisation :                                              Mixed

Maximum antenna height :                        20 m

Output Radiation Pattern :-

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Maximum ERP

At all angles of azimuth

2 kW

 


Attachment        3.1

Licence Area - BRAIDWOOD RA1

Licence Area ID - 1240

Community Radio Service Licence number:  SL1150816

The licence area, in terms of areas defined by the Australian Bureau of Statistics at the Census of 8 August 2006, is: 

 

Area Description

NSW CD 170702

NSW CD 170704

 

Note: 

Standard terminology used by the Australian Bureau of Statistics: 

 (CD)     =  Collection District

 


Attachment        3.2

LICENCE AREA PLAN :    Goulburn Radio

Category :                                                  Community

General Area Served :                               Braidwood (NSW)

Service Licence Number :                         SL1150816

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio

Specification Number :                             TS10013016

Transmitter Site :-

Nominal location :                                     Broadcast Site  MT GILLAMATONG

Australian Map Grid :                               Zone      Easting     Northing
Reference                                                  55          751468     6072745

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

Emission :-

Frequency Band & Mode :                       VHF-FM

Carrier Frequency :                                    94.5 MHz

Polarisation :                                              Mixed

Maximum antenna height :                        30 m

Output Radiation Pattern :-

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Maximum ERP

At all angles of azimuth

100 W

 

Special Conditions :-

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