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The instrument varies the characteristics of radio broadcasting services in the Carnarvon area of Western Australia. The instrument also updates some transmitter site nominal locations, Australian Map Grid references for transmitters and advisory notes for commercial and community radio broadcasting services where required.
Administered by: Communications and the Arts
Exempt from sunsetting by the Legislation (Exemptions and Other Matters) Regulation 2015 s12 item 13
Registered 10 Apr 2017
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR09-May-2017
Tabled Senate09-May-2017
Date of repeal 12 Apr 2017
Repealed by Division 1 of Part 3 of Chapter 3 of the Legislation Act 2003

 

Variation to Licence Area Plan – Carnarvon (Radio) – 2017 (No.1)

 

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

Dated: 5 April 2017

Richard Bean

[signed]

Member

 

James Cameron

[signed]

Member/General Manager

 

Australian Communications and Media Authority

 

 

 


 

1.                Name

                   This instrument is the Variation to Licence Area Plan – Carnarvon (Radio) – 2017 (No.1).

2.                Commencement

                   This instrument commences at the start of the day after it is registered on the Federal Register of Legislation.

Note:    The Federal Register of Legislation may be accessed at www.legislation.gov.au.

3.                Authority

This instrument is made under subsection 26(2) of the Broadcasting Services Act 1992. 

4.                Variation


The Licence Area Plan – Carnarvon (Radio) – June 1996 (F2005B01239), is varied as follows:

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

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

(c)               on the first page of the instrument:

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

(ii)   number the two paragraphs as clauses (1) and (2);

(d)              omit clauses (1) and (2) and substitute the following clauses:

“(1)      This plan for broadcasting services in the Carnarvon area of Western Australia is made under subsection 26(1) of the Broadcasting Services Act 1992.

(2)        Seven national radio broadcasting services, two commercial radio broadcasting services and three open narrowcasting radio service 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 – 1.17 to this plan.

(3)        In this plan, unless the contrary intention appears:

(a)        a reference to a schedule or an attachment includes a reference to that schedule or attachment as amended from time to time;

(b)        a reference to any other legislative instrument is a reference to that other instrument as in force from time to time; and

(c)        a reference to any other kind of instrument or writing is a reference to that other instrument or writing as in force or in existence at the time the reference was included in this plan.

Note 1:    For references to Commonwealth Acts, see section 10 of the Acts Interpretation Act 1901; and see also subsection 13(1) of the Legislation Act 2003 for the application of the Acts Interpretation Act 1901 to legislative instruments.

Note 2:    All Commonwealth Acts and legislative instruments are registered on the Federal Register of Legislation.”;

(e)               immediately before Schedule One:

(i)     omit the heading “SCHEDULE”;

(ii)   omit the words “The Schedule sets out:” and all six paragraphs marked with dots points that follow;

(f)                omit Schedule One and substitute Schedule One to this instrument; and

(g)               omit all Attachments and substitute all Attachments of this instrument.

 

 

 


Schedule One

Licence Area Plan: Carnarvon Radio

Licence Area: CARNARVON RA1

Service Category

Frequency

Service Licence No

Transmitter Specification No

Attach No

Area Served

National

846 kHz

N/A

TS10001800

1.2

Carnarvon

National

1188 kHz

N/A

TS10001801

1.3

Exmouth

National

107.7 MHz

N/A

TS10001064

1.4

Carnarvon

National

106.1 MHz

N/A

TS1130965

1.5

Carnarvon

National

107.5 MHz

N/A

TS10001080

1.6

Denham

National

107.7 MHz

N/A

TS10000715

1.7

Exmouth

National

107.5 MHz

N/A

TS10000707

1.8

Onslow

Commercial

666 kHz

SL10338

TS10001458

1.9

Carnarvon

Commercial

102.1 MHz

SL10338

TS12000015

1.10

Denham

Commercial

98.7 MHz

SL10338

TS1137992

1.11

Onslow

Commercial

99.7 MHz

SL10012

TS10001069

1.12

Carnarvon

Commercial

105.3 MHz

SL10012

TS1136646

1.13

Denham

Commercial

100.3 MHz

SL10012

TS1137993

1.14

Onslow

Open Narrowcasting

96.5 MHz

N/A

TS10005188

1.15

Carnarvon

Open Narrowcasting

95.7 MHz

N/A

TS10000722

1.16

Exmouth

Open Narrowcasting

101.9 MHz

N/A

TS10000714

1.17

Onslow

 

 


Attachment 1.1

Licence Area – CARNARVON RA1

Commercial Radio Service Licence numbers:  SL10338 and SL10012

The licence area, in terms of areas defined by the Australian Bureau of Statistics at the Census of 6 August 1996, is: 

Area Description

Carnarvon (S)

Shark Bay (S)

WA CD 010501

 

Note:

Standard terminology used by the Australian Bureau of Statistics:

(CD) = Collection District

(S) = Shire

Attachment 1.2

LICENCE AREA PLAN:      Carnarvon Radio

 

Category:                                                   National

General Area Served:                                Carnarvon (WA)

Service Licence Number:                          Not applicable

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - AM Radio

Specification Number:                              TS10001800

Transmitter Site:-

Nominal location:                                      Broadcast Australia Site Lewer Rd
CARNARVON

Australian Map Grid                                 Zone      Easting     Northing
Reference:                                                 49          769629     7246365

Site Tolerance:                                           Refer to Broadcasting Services

                                                                  (Technical Planning) Guidelines 2007

Emission:-

Frequency Band & Mode:                        MF-AM

Carrier Frequency:                                     846 kHz

 

Output Radiation Pattern:-

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Elevation

Maximum CMF

At all angles of azimuth

474 V

 

Advisory Note:

The CMF at all elevations is not to exceed the specified CMF at 0 degrees elevation for all angles of azimuth.


Attachment 1.3

LICENCE AREA PLAN:      Carnarvon Radio

 

Category:                                                   National

General Area Served:                                Exmouth (WA)

Service Licence Number:                          Not applicable

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - AM Radio

Specification Number:                              TS10001801

Transmitter Site:-

Nominal location:                                      Broadcast Australia Site Murat Rd 3km SSE of EXMOUTH

Australian Map Grid                                 Zone      Easting     Northing
Reference:                                                 50          203367     7568915

Site Tolerance:                                          Refer to Broadcasting Services

                                                                  (Technical Planning) Guidelines 2007

Emission:-

Frequency Band & Mode:                        MF-AM

Carrier Frequency:                                     1188 kHz

 

Output Radiation Pattern:-

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Elevation

Maximum CMF

At all angles of azimuth

484 V

 

Advisory Note:

The CMF at all elevations is not to exceed the specified CMF at 0 degrees elevation for all angles of azimuth.


Attachment 1.4

LICENCE AREA PLAN:      Carnarvon Radio

 

Category:                                                   National

General Area Served:                                Carnarvon (WA)

Service Licence Number:                          Not applicable

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio

Specification Number:                              TS10001064

Transmitter Site:-

Nominal location:                                      Broadcast Australia Site Brown Range off North West Coastal Hwy CARNARVON

Australian Map Grid                                 Zone      Easting     Northing
Reference:                                                 49          774636     7242635

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:                         90 m

 

Output Radiation Pattern:-

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Maximum ERP

At all angles of azimuth

320 W


Attachment 1.5

LICENCE AREA PLAN:      Carnarvon Radio

 

Category:                                                   National

General Area Served:                                Carnarvon (WA)

Service Licence Number:                          Not applicable

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio

Specification Number:                              TS1130965

Transmitter Site:-

Nominal location:                                      Broadcast Australia Site Brown Range off North West Coastal Hwy CARNARVON

Australian Map Grid                                 Zone      Easting     Northing
Reference:                                                 49          774636     7242635

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:                         90 m

 

Output Radiation Pattern:-

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Maximum ERP

At all angles of azimuth

320 W


Attachment 1.6

LICENCE AREA PLAN:      Carnarvon Radio

 

Category:                                                   National

General Area Served:                                Denham (WA)

Service Licence Number:                          Not applicable

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio

Specification Number:                              TS10001080

Transmitter Site:-

Nominal location:                                      Telstra Radio Terminal Monkey Mia Rd
DENHAM

Australian Map Grid                                 Zone      Easting     Northing
Reference:                                                 49          754660     7130080

Site Tolerance:                                          Refer to Broadcasting Services

                                                                  (Technical Planning) Guidelines 2007

Emission:-

Frequency Band & Mode:                        VHF-FM

Carrier Frequency:                                     107.5 MHz

Polarisation:                                               Mixed

Maximum antenna height:                         57 m

 

Output Radiation Pattern:-

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Maximum ERP

At all angles of azimuth

100 W


Attachment 1.7

LICENCE AREA PLAN:      Carnarvon Radio

 

Category:                                                   National

General Area Served:                                Exmouth (WA)

Service Licence Number:                          Not applicable

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio

Specification Number:                              TS10000715

Transmitter Site:-

Nominal location:                                      RATV Site EXMOUTH

Australian Map Grid                                 Zone      Easting     Northing
Reference:                                                 50          202446     7573244

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:                         45 m

 

Output Radiation Pattern:-

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Maximum ERP

At all angles of azimuth

50 W


Attachment 1.8

LICENCE AREA PLAN:      Carnarvon Radio

 

Category:                                                   National

General Area Served:                                Onslow (WA)

Service Licence Number:                          Not applicable

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio

Specification Number:                              TS10000707

Transmitter Site:-

Nominal location:                                      Broadcast Australia Site Payne Way
ONSLOW

Australian Map Grid                                 Zone      Easting     Northing
Reference:                                                 50          304850     7605120

Site Tolerance:                                          Refer to Broadcasting Services

                                                                  (Technical Planning) Guidelines 2007

Emission:-

Frequency Band & Mode:                        VHF-FM

Carrier Frequency:                                     107.5 MHz

Polarisation:                                               Mixed

Maximum antenna height:                         25 m

 

Output Radiation Pattern:-

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Maximum ERP

At all angles of azimuth

50 W


Attachment 1.9

LICENCE AREA PLAN:      Carnarvon Radio

 

Category:                                                   Commercial

General Area Served:                                Carnarvon (WA)

Service Licence Number:                          SL10338

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - AM Radio

Specification Number:                              TS10001458

Transmitter Site:-

Nominal location:                                      Broadcast Site Brown Range Lot 256 North West Coastal Hwy CARNARVON

Australian Map Grid                                 Zone      Easting     Northing
Reference:                                                 49          774702     7241966

Site Tolerance:                                          Refer to Broadcasting Services

                                                                  (Technical Planning) Guidelines 2007

Emission:-

Frequency Band & Mode:                        MF-AM

Carrier Frequency:                                     666 kHz

 

Output Radiation Pattern:-

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Elevation

Maximum CMF

At all angles of azimuth

300 V

 

Advisory Note:

The CMF at all elevations is not to exceed the specified CMF at 0 degrees elevation for all angles of azimuth.


Attachment 1.10

 

LICENCE AREA PLAN:      Carnarvon Radio

 

Category:                                                   Commercial

General Area Served:                                Denham (WA)

Service Licence Number:                          SL10338

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio

Specification Number:                              TS12000015

Transmitter Site:-

Nominal location:                                      Telstra Radio Terminal Monkey Mia Rd
DENHAM

Australian Map Grid                                 Zone      Easting     Northing
Reference:                                                 49          754660     7130080

Site Tolerance:                                          Refer to Broadcasting Services

                                                                  (Technical Planning) Guidelines 2007

Emission:-

Frequency Band & Mode:                        VHF-FM

Carrier Frequency:                                     102.1 MHz

Polarisation:                                               Mixed

Maximum antenna height:                         57 m

 

Output Radiation Pattern:-

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Maximum ERP

At all angles of azimuth

100 W

 


Attachment 1.11

LICENCE AREA PLAN:      Carnarvon Radio

 

Category:                                                   Commercial

General Area Served:                                Onslow (WA)

Service Licence Number:                          SL10338

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio

Specification Number:                              TS1137992

Transmitter Site:-

Nominal location:                                      Shire Council Site Lot 694 Payne Way
ONSLOW

Australian Map Grid                                 Zone      Easting     Northing
Reference:                                                 50          304797     7605023

Site Tolerance:                                          Refer to Broadcasting Services

                                                                  (Technical Planning) Guidelines 2007

Emission:-

Frequency Band & Mode                         VHF-FM

Carrier Frequency:                                     98.7 MHz

Polarisation:                                               Mixed

Maximum antenna height:                         25 m

 

Output Radiation Pattern:-

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Maximum ERP

At all angles of azimuth

100 W

 


Attachment 1.12

LICENCE AREA PLAN:      Carnarvon Radio

 

Category:                                                   Commercial

General Area Served:                                Carnarvon (WA)

Service Licence Number:                          SL10012

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio

Specification Number:                              TS10001069

Transmitter Site:-

Nominal location:                                      Broadcast Australia Site Brown Range off North West Coastal Hwy CARNARVON

Australian Map Grid                                 Zone      Easting     Northing
Reference:                                                 49          774636     7242635

Site Tolerance:                                          Refer to Broadcasting Services

                                                                  (Technical Planning) Guidelines 2007

Emission:-

Frequency Band & Mode:                        VHF-FM

Carrier Frequency:                                     99.7 MHz

Polarisation:                                               Mixed

Maximum antenna height:                         95 m

 

Output Radiation Pattern:-

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Maximum ERP

At all angles of azimuth

5 kW


Attachment 1.13

LICENCE AREA PLAN:      Carnarvon Radio

 

Category:                                                   Commercial

General Area Served:                                Denham (WA)

Service Licence Number:                          SL10012

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio

Specification Number:                              TS1136646

Transmitter Site:-

Nominal location:                                      Telstra Radio Terminal Monkey Mia Rd
DENHAM

Australian Map Grid                                 Zone      Easting     Northing
Reference:                                                 49          754660     7130080

Site Tolerance:                                          Refer to Broadcasting Services

                                                                  (Technical Planning) Guidelines 2007

Emission:-

Frequency Band & Mode:                        VHF-FM

Carrier Frequency:                                     105.3 MHz

Polarisation:                                               Mixed

Maximum antenna height:                         57 m

 

Output Radiation Pattern:-

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Maximum ERP

At all angles of azimuth

100 W

 


Attachment 1.14

LICENCE AREA PLAN:      Carnarvon Radio

 

Category:                                                   Commercial

General Area Served:                                Onslow (WA)

Service Licence Number:                          SL10012

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio

Specification Number:                              TS1137993

Transmitter Site:-

Nominal location:                                      Shire Council Site Lot 694 Payne Way
ONSLOW

Australian Map Grid                                 Zone      Easting     Northing
Reference:                                                 50          304797     7605023

Site Tolerance:                                          Refer to Broadcasting Services

                                                                  (Technical Planning) Guidelines 2007

Emission:-

Frequency Band & Mode:                        VHF-FM

Carrier Frequency:                                     100.3 MHz

Polarisation:                                               Mixed

Maximum antenna height:                         25 m

 

Output Radiation Pattern:-

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Maximum ERP

At all angles of azimuth

100 W

 


 

Attachment 1.15

LICENCE AREA PLAN:      Carnarvon Radio

 

Category:                                                   Open Narrowcasting

General Area Served:                                Carnarvon (WA)

Service Licence Number:                          Not applicable

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio

Specification Number:                              TS10005188

Transmitter Site:-

Nominal location:                                      Nominal Planning Site Robinson St
CARNARVON

Australian Map Grid                                 Zone      Easting     Northing
Reference:                                                 49          768400     7245300

Site Tolerance:                                          Refer to Broadcasting Services

                                                                  (Technical Planning) Guidelines 2007

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

At all angles of azimuth

250 W

 

Advisory Note:

The coverage area of this transmitter is 13 kilometres measured from a point with the following AMG co-ordinates: Zone 49, Easting 768400, Northing 7245300. This point is the same as the nominal transmitter site.


Attachment 1.16

LICENCE AREA PLAN:      Carnarvon Radio

 

Category:                                                   Open Narrowcasting

General Area Served:                                Exmouth (WA)

Service Licence Number:                          Not applicable

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio

Specification Number:                              TS10000722

Transmitter Site:-

Nominal location:                                      Nominal Planning Site Murat Rd
EXMOUTH

Australian Map Grid                                 Zone      Easting     Northing
Reference:                                                 50          202400     7572300

Site Tolerance:                                          Refer to Broadcasting Services

                                                                  (Technical Planning) Guidelines 2007

Emission:-

Frequency Band & Mode:                        VHF-FM

Carrier Frequency:                                     95.7 MHz

Polarisation:                                               Mixed

Maximum antenna height:                         30 m

 

Output Radiation Pattern:-

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Maximum ERP

At all angles of azimuth

50 W

 

Advisory Note:

The coverage area of this transmitter is 8 kilometres measured from a point with the following AMG co-ordinates: Zone 50, Easting 202400, Northing 7572300. This point is the same as the nominal transmitter site.

Attachment 1.17

LICENCE AREA PLAN:      Carnarvon Radio

 

Category:                                                   Open Narrowcasting

General Area Served:                                Onslow (WA)

Service Licence Number:                          Not applicable

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio

Specification Number:                              TS10000714

Transmitter Site:-

Nominal location:                                      Nominal Planning Site ONSLOW

Australian Map Grid                                 Zone      Easting     Northing
Reference:                                                 50          304200     7605600

Site Tolerance:                                          Refer to Broadcasting Services

                                                                  (Technical Planning) Guidelines 2007

Emission:-

Frequency Band & Mode:                        VHF-FM

Carrier Frequency:                                     101.9 MHz

Polarisation:                                               Mixed

Maximum antenna height:                         30 m

 

Output Radiation Pattern:-

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Maximum ERP

At all angles of azimuth

50 W

 

Advisory Note:

The coverage area of this transmitter is 8 kilometres measured from a point with the following AMG co-ordinates: Zone 50, Easting 304200, Northing 7605600. This point is the same as the nominal transmitter site.