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Licence Area Plan - Swan Hill Radio

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Plans/Communications as amended, taking into account amendments up to Broadcasting Services (Technical Planning) Guidelines (Consequential Amendments) Instrument 2017 (No. 1)
Administered by: Communications and the Arts
Registered 28 Nov 2017
Start Date 30 Sep 2017

 

Licence Area Plan – Swan Hill Radio

 

made under subsection 26(1) of the

Broadcasting Services Act 1992

 

 

Compilation No. 2

Compilation date:                                          30 September 2017

Includes amendments up to:                        F2017L01299

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Prepared by the Australian Communications and Media Authority, Melbourne


 

 

About this compilation

 

This compilation

This is a compilation of the Licence Area Plan – Swan Hill Radio that shows the text of the law as amended and in force on 30 September 2017 (the compilation date).

The notes at the end of this compilation (the endnotes) include information about amending laws and the amendment history of provisions of the compiled law.

Uncommenced amendments

The effect of uncommenced amendments is not shown in the text of the compiled law.  Any uncommenced amendments affecting the law are accessible on the Federal Register of Legislation (www.legislation.gov.au).  The details of amendments made up to, but not commenced at, the compilation date are underlined in the endnotes.  For more information on any uncommenced amendments, see the series page on the Federal Register of Legislation for the compiled law.

Application, saving and transitional provisions for provisions and amendments

If the operation of a provision or amendment of the compiled law is affected by an application, saving or transitional provision that is not included in this compilation, details are included in the endnotes.

Modifications

If the compiled law is modified by another law, the compiled law operates as modified but the modification does not amend the text of the law.  Accordingly, this compilation does not show the text of the compiled law as modified.  For more information on any modifications, see the series page on the Federal Register of Legislation for the compiled law.

Self-repealing provisions

If a provision of the compiled law has been repealed in accordance with a provision of the law, details are included in the endnotes.


Licence Area Plan – Swan Hill Radio

(1)   This plan for broadcasting services in the Swan Hill area of Victoria is made under subsection 26(1) of the Broadcasting Services Act 1992.

(2)   Five 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 – 1.11 to this plan.

(3)   One community radio broadcasting 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 broadcasting 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.

(Determined by the Australian Broadcasting Authority on 26 June 1997)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Schedule One

Licence Area Plan : Swan Hill Radio

Licence Area : SWAN HILL RA1

Service Category

Channel/ Frequency

Service Licence No

Transmitter Specification No

Attachment No

Area Served

National

88.3 MHz

N/A

TS10004612

1.2

Hopetoun (Vic)

National

102.1 MHz

N/A

TS10005796

1.3

Murray Valley

National

103.7 MHz

N/A

TS10005794

1.4

Murray Valley

National

105.3 MHz

N/A

TS10005792

1.5

Murray Valley

National

95.9 MHz

N/A

TS1131109

1.6

Murray Valley

Commercial

1332 kHz

SL10380

TS10005797

1.7

Swan Hill

Commercial

107.7 MHz

SL10294

TS10005788

1.8

Swan Hill

 

98.7 MHz

SL10294

TS1136500

1.9

Kerang

Open Narrowcasting

106.9 MHz

N/A

TS10005877

1.10

Swan Hill

Open Narrowcasting

94.9 MHz

N/A

TS10007975

1.11

Barham

Schedule Two

Licence Area Plan : Swan Hill Radio

Licence Area : SWAN HILL RA2

Service Category

Channel/ Frequency

Service Licence No

Transmitter Specification No

Attachment No

Area Served

Community

99.1 MHz

SL1150003

TS10007006

2.2

Swan Hill (Town)

 

Schedule Three

Licence Area Plan : Swan Hill Radio

Licence Area : BARHAM RA1

Service Category

Channel/ Frequency

Service Licence No

Transmitter Specification No

Attachment

No

Area Served

Community

89.1 MHz

SL10299

TS10004611

3.2

Barham

 


Attachment        1.1

Licence Area - SWAN HILL RA1

Licence Area ID - 438

Commercial Radio Service Licence numbers: SL10294, SL10380

The licence area, in terms of areas defined by the Australian Bureau of Statistics at the Census of 6 September 1991, is:

Area Description

 

Birchip (S)

 

Kerang (B)

 

Kerang (S)

 

Swan Hill (C)

 

Swan Hill (S)

 

Wycheproof (S)

 

NSW CD 010104

 

NSW CD 010108

 

NSW CD 010109

 

NSW CD 010111

 

NSW CD 010112

 

NSW CD 010203

 

NSW CD 010204

 

NSW CD 010205

 

NSW CD 010206

 

NSW CD 010207

 

NSW CD 010209

 

NSW CD 010213

 

NSW CD 010214

 

Vic CD 011301

 

Vic CD 011302

 

Vic CD 011303

 

Vic CD 011304

 

Vic CD 011306

 

Vic CD 011307

 

Vic CD 011309

 

Vic CD 011401

 

Vic CD 011404

 

Vic CD 011405

 

Vic CD 011406

 

Vic CD 011407

 

Vic CD 020301

 

Vic CD 020305

 

Vic CD 020306

 

Vic CD 020307

 

Vic CD 020308

 

Vic CD 020310

 

Vic CD 020311

 

 

 

Note: Standard terminology used by the Australian Bureau of Statistics:

(C)    = City

(CD) = Collection District

(S)     = Shire

(B) = Borough


Attachment        1.2

LICENCE AREA PLAN :    Swan Hill Radio

 

Category :                                                  National

General Area Served :                               Hopetoun (Vic) (VIC)

Service Licence Number :                         Not applicable

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio

Specification Number :                             TS10004612

Transmitter Site :-

Nominal location :                                     Broadcast Australia Site 1010 Rosebery-Rainbow Rd BEAULAH

Australian Map Grid :                               Zone      Easting     Northing
Reference                                                  54          616375     6031400

Site Tolerance :                                          Refer to Broadcasting Services
                                                                  (Technical Planning) Guidelines 2017

Emission :-

Frequency Band & Mode :                       VHF-FM

Carrier Frequency :                                    88.3 MHz

Polarisation :                                              Mixed

Maximum antenna height :                        50 m

Output Radiation Pattern :-

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Maximum ERP

At all angles of azimuth

500 W

 


Attachment        1.3

LICENCE AREA PLAN :    Swan Hill Radio

 

Category :                                                  National

General Area Served :                               Murray Valley (VIC)

Service Licence Number :                         Not applicable

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio

Specification Number :                             TS10005796

Transmitter Site :-

Nominal location :                                     Broadcast Australia Site  Ultima-Lake Boga Rd  GOSCHEN

Australian Map Grid :                               Zone      Easting     Northing
Reference                                                  54          722706     6071564

Site Tolerance :                                          Refer to Broadcasting Services
                                                                  (Technical Planning) Guidelines 2017

Emission :-

Frequency Band & Mode :                       VHF-FM

Carrier Frequency :                                    102.1 MHz

Polarisation :                                              Mixed

Maximum antenna height :                        101 m

Output Radiation Pattern :-

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Maximum ERP

0°T - 130°T

200 kW

130°T - 220°T

100 kW

220°T - 360°T

200 kW

 


Attachment        1.4

LICENCE AREA PLAN :    Swan Hill Radio

 

Category :                                                  National

General Area Served :                               Murray Valley (VIC)

Service Licence Number :                         Not applicable

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio

Specification Number :                             TS10005794

Transmitter Site :-

Nominal location :                                     Broadcast Australia Site  Ultima-Lake Boga Rd  GOSCHEN

Australian Map Grid :                               Zone      Easting     Northing
Reference                                                  54          722706     6071564

Site Tolerance :                                          Refer to Broadcasting Services
                                                                  (Technical Planning) Guidelines 2017

Emission :-

Frequency Band & Mode :                       VHF-FM

Carrier Frequency :                                    103.7 MHz

Polarisation :                                              Mixed

Maximum antenna height :                        101 m

Output Radiation Pattern :-

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Maximum ERP

0°T - 130°T

200 kW

130°T - 220°T

100 kW

220°T - 360°T

200 kW

 


Attachment        1.5

LICENCE AREA PLAN :    Swan Hill Radio

 

Category :                                                  National

General Area Served :                               Murray Valley (VIC)

Service Licence Number :                         Not applicable

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio

Specification Number :                             TS10005792

Transmitter Site :-

Nominal location :                                     Broadcast Australia Site  Ultima-Lake Boga Rd  GOSCHEN

Australian Map Grid :                               Zone      Easting     Northing
Reference                                                  54          722706     6071564

Site Tolerance :                                          Refer to Broadcasting Services
                                                                  (Technical Planning) Guidelines 2017

Emission :-

Frequency Band & Mode :                       VHF-FM

Carrier Frequency :                                    105.3 MHz

Polarisation :                                              Mixed

Maximum antenna height :                        101 m

Output Radiation Pattern :-

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Maximum ERP

0°T - 130°T

200 kW

130°T - 220°T

100 kW

220°T - 360°T

200 kW

 


Attachment        1.6

LICENCE AREA PLAN :    Swan Hill Radio

 

Category :                                                  National

General Area Served :                               Murray Valley (VIC)

Service Licence Number :                         Not applicable

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio

Specification Number :                             TS1131109

Transmitter Site :-

Nominal location :                                     Broadcast Australia Site  Ultima-Lake Boga Rd  GOSCHEN

Australian Map Grid :                               Zone      Easting     Northing
Reference                                                  54          722706     6071564

Site Tolerance :                                          Refer to Broadcasting Services
                                                                  (Technical Planning) Guidelines 2017

Emission :-

Frequency Band & Mode :                       VHF-FM

Carrier Frequency :                                    95.9 MHz

Polarisation :                                              Mixed

Maximum antenna height :                        101 m

Output Radiation Pattern :-

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Maximum ERP

At all angles of azimuth

20 kW

Notes :-

Any transmission in accordance with this 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.

The service has been planned on an interference limited basis, field strengths below the planned minimum median field strength level are likely to suffer interference from other broadcasting services.


Attachment        1.7

LICENCE AREA PLAN :    Swan Hill Radio

 

Category :                                                  Commercial

General Area Served :                               Swan Hill (VIC)

Service Licence Number :                         SL10380

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - AM Radio

Specification Number :                             TS10005797

Transmitter Site :-

Nominal location :                                     3SH AM Site  Murray Valley Hwy  8km             SSE of  SWAN HILL

Australian Map Grid :                               Zone      Easting     Northing
Reference                                                  54          734334     6078429

Site Tolerance :                                          Refer to Broadcasting Services
                                                                  (Technical Planning) Guidelines 2017

Emission :-

Frequency Band & Mode :                       MF-AM

Carrier Frequency :                                    1332 kHz

Output Radiation Pattern :-

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Elevation

Maximum CMF

At all angles of azimuth

0

450 V

 


Attachment        1.8

LICENCE AREA PLAN :    Swan Hill Radio

 

Category :                                                  Commercial

General Area Served :                               Swan Hill (VIC)

Service Licence Number :                         SL10294

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio

Specification Number :                             TS10005788

Transmitter Site :-

Nominal location :                                     3SH AM Site  Murray Valley Hwy  8km             SSE of  SWAN HILL

Australian Map Grid :                               Zone      Easting     Northing
Reference                                                  54          734334     6078429

Site Tolerance :                                          Refer to Broadcasting Services
                                                                  (Technical Planning) Guidelines 2017

Emission :-

Frequency Band & Mode :                       VHF-FM

Carrier Frequency :                                    107.7 MHz

Polarisation :                                              Mixed

Maximum antenna height :                        60 m

Output Radiation Pattern :-

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Maximum ERP

At all angles of azimuth

10 kW

 


Attachment        1.9

LICENCE AREA PLAN :    Swan Hill Radio

 

Category :                                                  Commercial

General Area Served :                               Kerang (VIC)

Service Licence Number :                         SL10294

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio

Specification Number :                             TS1136500

Transmitter Site :-

Nominal location :                                     3SH Site  Murray Valley Hwy  KERANG

Australian Map Grid :                               Zone      Easting     Northing
Reference                                                  54          767519     6037936

Site Tolerance :                                          Refer to Broadcasting Services
                                                                  (Technical Planning) Guidelines 2017

Emission :-

Frequency Band & Mode :                       VHF-FM

Carrier Frequency :                                    98.7 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 :    Swan Hill Radio

 

Category :                                                  Open Narrowcasting

General Area Served :                               Swan Hill (VIC)

Service Licence Number :                         Not applicable

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio

Specification Number :                             TS10005877

Transmitter Site :-

Nominal location :                                     Nominal Planning Site  Murray Valley Hwy        8km SSE of  SWAN HILL

Australian Map Grid :                               Zone      Easting     Northing
Reference                                                  54          734300     6078300

Site Tolerance :                                          Refer to Broadcasting Services
                                                                  (Technical Planning) Guidelines 2017

Emission :-

Frequency Band & Mode :                       VHF-FM

Carrier Frequency :                                    106.9 MHz

Polarisation :                                              Mixed

Maximum antenna height :                        60 m

Output Radiation Pattern :-

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Maximum ERP

At all angles of azimuth

10 kW

 

Special Condition :-

The coverage area of this service is a circle with a radius of 60 kilometres measured from a point with the following AMG co-ordinates: Zone: 54; Easting: 734300; Northing: 6078300.


Attachment        1.11

LICENCE AREA PLAN :    Swan Hill Radio

 

Category :                                                  Open Narrowcasting

General Area Served :                               Barham (NSW)

Service Licence Number :                         Not applicable

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio

Specification Number :                             TS10007975

Transmitter Site :-

Nominal location :                                     Nominal Planning Site  Wakool St           BARHAM

Australian Map Grid :                               Zone      Easting     Northing
Reference                                                  55          240000     6053300

Site Tolerance :                                          Refer to Broadcasting Services
                                                                  (Technical Planning) Guidelines 2017

Emission :-

Frequency Band & Mode :                       VHF-FM

Carrier Frequency :                                    94.9 MHz

Polarisation :                                              Mixed

Maximum antenna height :                        10 m

Output Radiation Pattern :-

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Maximum ERP

At all angles of azimuth

10 W

Notes :-

Any transmission in accordance with this 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.

Special Condition :-

The coverage area of this service is a circle with a radius of 8 kilometres measured from a point with the following AMG co-ordinates: Zone: 55; Easting: 240000; Northing: 6053300.


Attachment        2.1

Licence Area - SWAN HILL RA2

Licence Area ID - 671

Community Radio Service Licence number:  SL1150003

The licence area, in terms of areas defined by the Australian Bureau of Statistics at the Census of 6 September 1991, is:

Area Description

 

Swan Hill (C)

 

Vic CD 010805

 

Vic CD 010808

 

Vic CD 010809

 

Vic CD 010810

 

Vic CD 010811

 

Vic CD 010901

 

Vic CD 010902

 

Vic CD 010903

 

Vic CD 010904

 

Vic CD 010905

 

Vic CD 010906

 

Vic CD 010907

 

Vic CD 010908

 

Vic CD 010909

 

Vic CD 010910

 

Vic CD 020101

 

Vic CD 020102

 

Vic CD 020103

 

Vic CD 020104

 

 

Note: Standard terminology used by the Australian Bureau of Statistics:

(C)    = City

(CD) = Collection District

 

 

 


Attachment        2.2

LICENCE AREA PLAN :    Swan Hill Radio

 

Category :                                                  Community

General Area Served :                               Swan Hill (Town) (VIC)

Service Licence Number :                         SL1150003

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio

Specification Number :                             TS10007006

Transmitter Site :-

Nominal location :                                     Broadcast Site  Swan Hill Water Tower              SWAN HILL

Australian Map Grid :                               Zone      Easting     Northing
Reference                                                  54          732212     6086166

Site Tolerance :                                          Refer to Broadcasting Services
                                                                  (Technical Planning) Guidelines 2017

Emission :-

Frequency Band & Mode :                       VHF-FM

Carrier Frequency :                                    99.1 MHz

Polarisation :                                              Mixed

Maximum antenna height :                        20 m

Output Radiation Pattern :-

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Maximum ERP

At all angles of azimuth

1 kW

 


Attachment        3.1

Licence Area - BARHAM RA1

Licence Area ID - 672

Community Radio Service Licence number:  SL10299

The licence area, in terms of areas defined by the Australian Bureau of Statistics at the Census of 6 September 1991, is:

Area Description

 

NSW CD 010209

 

NSW CD 010210

 

NSW CD 010211

 

NSW CD 010212

 

NSW CD 010213

 

NSW CD 010214

 

Vic CD 020104

 

Vic CD 020105

 

Vic CD 020106

 

Vic CD 020107

 

Vic CD 020201

 

Vic CD 020202

 

Vic CD 020203

 

Vic CD 020204

 

Vic CD 020205

 

Vic CD 020206

 

Vic CD 020301

 

Vic CD 020306

 

Vic CD 020307

 

Vic CD 020308

 

Vic CD 020310

 

 

Note: Standard terminology used by the Australian Bureau of Statistics:

 (CD)   = Collection District


 

 

Attachment        3.2

LICENCE AREA PLAN :    Swan Hill Radio

 

Category :                                                  Community

General Area Served :                               Barham (NSW)

Service Licence Number :                         SL10299

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio

Specification Number :                             TS10004611

Transmitter Site :-

Nominal location :                                     Barham Golf Complex Moulamien Rd    BARHAM

Australian Map Grid :                               Zone      Easting     Northing
Reference                                                  55          240461     6055389

Site Tolerance :                                          Refer to Broadcasting Services
                                                                  (Technical Planning) Guidelines 2017

Emission :-

Frequency Band & Mode :                       VHF-FM

Carrier Frequency :                                    89.1 MHz

Polarisation :                                              Mixed

Maximum antenna height :                        60 m

Output Radiation Pattern :-

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Maximum ERP

At all angles of azimuth

1 kW

 

 


 

Endnotes

Endnote 1 – About the endnotes

The endnotes provide information about this compilation and the compiled law.

Endnote 2 (Abbreviation key) sets out abbreviations that may be used in the endnotes.

Endnote 3 (Legislation history) provides information about each law that has amended (or will amend) the compiled law.  The information includes commencement details for amending laws and details of any application, saving or transitional provisions that are not included in this compilation.

Endnote 4 (Amendment history) provides information about the amendments at the provision (generally section or equivalent) level and includes information about any provision of the compiled law that has been repealed in accordance with a provision of the law. 

It also includes information about any misdescribed amendment (that is, an amendment that does not accurately describe the amendment to be made).  If, despite the misdescription, the amendment can be given effect as intended, the amendment is incorporated into the compiled law and the abbreviation “(md)” added to the details of the amendment included in the amendment history.  If a misdescribed amendment cannot be given effect as intended, the abbreviation “(md not incorp)” is added to the details of the amendment included in the amendment history.

Endnote 2—Abbreviation key

ad = added or inserted

 

am = amended

 

rep. = repealed

rs. = repealed and substituted

 

 

Endnote 3—Legislation history

 

Name

Registration or Notification in Gazette

Commencement

Application, saving and transitional provisions

Licence Area Plan – Swan Hill (Radio) – June 1997

9 July 1997
(F2005B00832)

9 July 1997

 

Licence Area Plan – Swan Hill (Radio) – Variation – September 1997

24 September 1997
(F2005B00833)

24 September 1997

 

Variation to Licence Area Plan – Swan Hill Radio – 2016 (No. 1)

5 July 2016

(F2016L01162)

6 July 2016

 

Broadcasting Services (Technical Planning) Guidelines (Consequential Amendments) Instrument 2017 (No. 1)

29 September 2017

(F2017L01299)

30 September 2017

 

  


Endnote 4—Amendment history

Provision affected

How affected

Title………………………….

am. No. 1 of 2016.

Clause (1)…………………..

rs. No 1 of 2016.

Clause (2)…………………..

rs. No 1 of 2016.

Clause (3)…………………..

rs. No 1 of 2016.

Clause (4) …………………...

rs. No. 1 of 2016.

Clause (5) …………………...

ad. No. 1 of 2016.

Schedules

 

Introductory text ……………

rep. No. 1 of 2016.

Schedule One………………

am. September 1997; rs. No. 1 of 2016.

Schedule Two ………………

rs. No. 1 of 2016.

Schedule Three …………….

rs. No. 1 of 2016.

Attachment 1.1 ……………..

rs. No. 1 of 2016.

Attachment 1.2 .. …………..

rs. No. 1 of 2016; am. No. 1 of 2017.

Attachment 1.3 ……………..

rs. No. 1 of 2016; am. No. 1 of 2017.

Attachment 1.4 ……………..

rs. No. 1 of 2016; am. No. 1 of 2017.

Attachment 1.5 ……….........

rs. No. 1 of 2016; am. No. 1 of 2017.

Attachment 1.6 …………….

rs. No. 1 of 2016; am. No. 1 of 2017.

Attachment 1.7 …………….

rs. No. 1 of 2016; am. No. 1 of 2017.

Attachment 1.8 …………….

rs. No. 1 of 2016; am. No. 1 of 2017.

Attachment 1.9 …………….

ad. September 1997; rs. No. 1 of 2016; am. No. 1 of 2017.

Attachment 1.10 ……………

ad. No. 1 of 2016; am. No. 1 of 2017.

Attachment 1.11 ……………

ad. No. 1 of 2016; am. No. 1 of 2017.

Attachment 2.1 ……………..

rs. No. 1 of 2016.

Attachment 2.2 ……………..

rs. No. 1 of 2016; am. No. 1 of 2017.

Attachment 3.1 ……………..

rs. No. 1 of 2016.

Attachment 3.2 ……………..

rs. No. 1 of 2016; am. No. 1 of 2017.