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Licence Area Plan - Warrnambool Radio

Authoritative Version
Plans/Communications as amended, taking into account amendments up to Variation to Licence Area Plans – Warrnambool Radio and Victorian Community Radio – 2018 (No.1)
Administered by: Communications and the Arts
Registered 23 Apr 2018
Start Date 24 Mar 2018

 

Licence Area Plan – Warrnambool Radio

 

made under subsection 26(1) of the

Broadcasting Services Act 1992

 

 

Compilation No. 1

Compilation date:                                          24 March 2018

Includes amendments up to:                        F2018L00364

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Prepared by the Australian Communications and Media Authority, Melbourne.


LICENCE AREA PLAN – WARRNAMBOOL RADIO

1.      This plan for broadcasting services in the Warrnambool 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 – 1.10 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 2.3 to this plan.

4.      In this plan, unless the contrary intention appears:

(a)    a reference in this plan to a schedule or an attachment is a reference to a schedule or an attachment to this plan; and

(b)   a reference to the Broadcasting Services (Technical Planning) Guidelines 2017 is a reference to that instrument as in force from time to time; and

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

(d)   a reference to any other kind of instrument or writing is a reference to that other kind of 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.


 

SCHEDULE ONE
LICENCE AREA PLAN :
Warrnambool Radio

Licence Area : WARRNAMBOOL RA1

 

Service Category

Frequency

Service Licence No

Technical Specification No

Attach No

Area Served

National

1602 kHz

N/A

TS4028001

1.2

Warrnambool

National

89.7 MHz

N/A

TS6744001

1.3

Warrnambool

National

91.3 MHz

N/A

TS10011096

1.4

Warrnambool

National

92.1 MHz

N/A

TS10005946

1.5

Warrnambool

National

101.7 MHz

N/A

TS3925002

1.6

Warrnambool

Commercial

882 kHz

94.5 MHz

SL4160

SL4160

TS4160001

TS12000237

1.7

1.7A

Warrnambool

Warrnambool

Commercial

95.3 MHz

SL1150778

TS10010739

1.8

Warrnambool

Open Narrowcasting

90.5 MHz

N/A

TS6482001

1.9

Terang

Open Narrowcasting

100.9 MHz

N/A

TS10011115

1.10

Warrnambool

 

 

SCHEDULE TWO
LICENCE AREA PLAN :
Warrnambool Radio

Licence Area : WARRNAMBOOL RA2

 

Service Category

Frequency

Service Licence No

Technical Specification No

Attach No

Area Served

Community

100.9 MHz

SL5146

TS5146001

2.2

Warrnambool

Community

103.7 MHz

SL5146

TS6743001

2.3

Warrnambool

 

 


Attachment    1.1

Licence Area – WARRNAMBOOL RA1

 

Licence Area ID – 441

 

Commercial Radio Service Licence Numbers:  SL4160, SL1150778

 

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


Area Description

Warrnambool (C)

Moyne (S) - South

Moyne (S) - North-East

VIC CD 2091301

VIC CD 2091302

VIC CD 2091306

VIC CD 2091307

VIC CD 2091309

VIC CD 2091311

VIC CD 2091312

VIC CD 2091314

VIC CD 2091601

VIC CD 2091602

VIC CD 2091603

VIC CD 2091604

VIC CD 2091605

VIC CD 2091606

VIC CD 2092001

VIC CD 2092002

VIC CD 2092510

VIC CD 2100301

VIC CD 2100302

VIC CD 2100303

VIC CD 2100304

VIC CD 2100305

VIC CD 2100306

VIC CD 2100307

VIC CD 2100308

VIC CD 2101802


 

 

Note: 

Standard terminology used by the Australian Bureau of Statistics: 

 

(C)       =          City

(CD)    =          Collection District

(S)       =          Shire

 


Attachment 1.2

 

LICENCE AREA PLAN : Warrnambool Radio

 

Category :                                                  National

 

General Area Served :                               Warrnambool (VIC)

 

Service Licence Number :                         Not applicable

 

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - AM Radio

 

Specification Number :                             TS4028001

 

Transmitter Site :-

 

Nominal Location :                                   Broadcast Australia Site 143 Mortlake Rd WARRNAMBOOL

 

Australian Map Grid :                               Zone      Easting     Northing

Reference                                                  54          630682     5752835

 

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

Emission :-

 

Frequency Band & Mode :                       MF-AM

 

Carrier Frequency :                                    1602 kHz

 

Output Radiation Pattern :-

 

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Elevation

Maximum CMF

 

 

 

At all angles of azimuth

160 V

 

 

Special Condition :-

The CMF at all elevations is not to exceed the specified CMF at 9 degrees elevation for all angles of azimuth.

                                               


Attachment 1.3

 

LICENCE AREA PLAN : Warrnambool Radio

 

Category :                                                  National

 

General Area Served :                               Warrnambool (VIC)

 

Service Licence Number :                         Not applicable

 

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio

 

Specification Number :                             TS6744001

 

Transmitter Site :-

 

Nominal Location :                                   Broadcast/Comm Site Spencer Rd TOWER HILL

 

Australian Map Grid :                               Zone      Easting     Northing

Reference                                                  54          620330     5757915

 

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

Emission :-

 

Frequency Band & Mode :                       VHF-FM

 

Carrier Frequency :                                    89.7 MHz

Polarisation                                                Mixed

 

Maximum antenna height                          51 m

 

Output Radiation Pattern :-

 

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Maximum ERP

 

 

0°T - 110°T

1.3 kW

110°T - 150°T

3.2 kW

150°T - 230°T

1.3 kW

230°T - 290°T

3.2 kW

290°T - 360°T

1.3 kW

 


Attachment 1.4

 

LICENCE AREA PLAN : Warrnambool Radio

 

Category :                                                  National

 

General Area Served :                               Warrnambool (VIC)

 

Service Licence Number :                         Not applicable

 

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio

 

Specification Number :                             TS10011096

 

Transmitter Site :-

 

Nominal Location :                                   Broadcast/Comm Site Spencer Rd TOWER HILL

 

Australian Map Grid :                               Zone      Easting     Northing

Reference                                                  54          620330     5757915

 

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

 

Emission :-

 

Frequency Band & Mode :                       VHF-FM

 

Carrier Frequency :                                    91.3 MHz

Polarisation                                                Mixed

 

Maximum antenna height                          51 m

 

Output Radiation Pattern :-

 

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Maximum ERP

 

 

0°T - 110°T

1.3 kW

110°T - 150°T

3.2 kW

150°T - 230°T

1.3 kW

230°T - 290°T

3.2 kW

290°T - 360°T

1.3 kW

 


Attachment 1.5

LICENCE AREA PLAN : Warrnambool Radio

 

Category :                                                  National

 

General Area Served :                               Warrnambool (VIC)

 

Service Licence Number :                         Not applicable

 

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio

 

Specification Number :                             TS10005946

 

Transmitter Site :-

 

Nominal Location :                                   Broadcast/Comm Site Spencer Rd TOWER HILL

 

 

Australian Map Grid :                               Zone      Easting     Northing

Reference                                                  54          620330     5757915

 

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

Emission :-

 

Frequency Band & Mode :                       VHF-FM

 

Carrier Frequency :                                    92.1 MHz

Polarisation                                                Mixed

 

Maximum antenna height                          51 m

 

Output Radiation Pattern :-

 

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Maximum ERP

 

 

0°T - 110°T

1.3 kW

110°T - 150°T

3.2 kW

150°T - 230°T

1.3 kW

230°T - 290°T

3.2 kW

290°T - 360°T

1.3 kW

 


Attachment 1.6

 

LICENCE AREA PLAN : Warrnambool Radio

 

Category :                                                  National

 

General Area Served :                               Warrnambool (VIC)

 

Service Licence Number :                         Not applicable

 

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio

 

Specification Number :                             TS3925002

 

Transmitter Site :-

 

Nominal Location :                                   Broadcast/Comm Site Spencer Rd TOWER HILL

 

Australian Map Grid :                               Zone      Easting     Northing

Reference                                                  54          620330     5757915

 

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

Emission :-

 

Frequency Band & Mode :                       VHF-FM

 

Carrier Frequency :                                    101.7 MHz

Polarisation                                                Mixed

 

Maximum antenna height                          51 m

 

Output Radiation Pattern :-

 

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Maximum ERP

 

 

0°T - 110°T

1.3 kW

110°T - 150°T

3.2 kW

150°T - 230°T

1.3 kW

230°T - 290°T

3.2 kW

290°T - 360°T

1.3 kW

 

 


Attachment    1.7

 

LICENCE AREA PLAN : Warrnambool Radio

 

Category :                                                  Commercial

 

General Area Served :                               Warrnambool (Vic)

 

Service Licence Number :                         SL4160

 

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - AM Radio

 

Specification Number :                             TS4160001

 

Transmitter Site :-

 

Nominal Location :                                   Regional Comms Site 134 Blighs Rd PURNIM

 

Australian Map Grid                                 Zone      Easting     Northing

Reference :                                                54          641086     5766088

 

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

 

Emission :-

 

Frequency Band & Mode :                       MF-AM

 

Carrier Frequency :                                    882 kHz

 

Output Radiation Pattern :-

 

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Elevation

Maximum CMF

0 °T

118 V

10 °T

117 V

20 °T

123 V

30 °T

137 V

40 °T

160 V

42°T

13°

215 V

50 °T

190 V

60 °T

223 V

70 °T

259 V

80 °T

297 V

90 °T

334 V

100 °T

366 V

110 °T

392 V

120 °T

415 V

130 °T

430 V

140 °T

440 V

150 °T

445 V

160 °T

450 V

170 °T

450 V

180 °T

450 V

190 °T

450 V

200 °T

450 V

210 °T

450 V

220 °T

450 V

230 °T

445 V

240 °T

435 V

250 °T

420 V

260 °T

406 V

270 °T

379 V

280 °T

349 V

290 °T

315 V

300 °T

277 V

310 °T

242 V

320 °T

206 V

330 °T

173 V

340 °T

149 V

350 °T

130 V

 

 

Special Conditions :-

TS4160001 ceases to be available for SL4160 when the service provided under SL4160 is transmitted in accordance with TS12000237. Refer to Attachment 1.7A for further information.

Note: The date and time on which a service commences in accordance with TS12000237 must be agreed between the licensee and the licensee of SL3540, as planned in the Licence Area Plan – Victorian Community Radio.

The CMF at all elevations is not to exceed the specified CMF at 0 degrees elevation for all angles of azimuth except for 42°T. The CMF is not to exceed 215 V at an elevation of 13° and an azimuth of 42°T.

 


 

Attachment    1.7A

 

LICENCE AREA PLAN : Warrnambool Radio

 

Category :                                                  Commercial

 

General Area Served :                               Warrnambool (Vic)

 

Service Licence Number :                         SL4160

 

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio

 

Specification Number :                             TS12000237

 

Transmitter Site :-

 

Nominal Location :                                   ACE Broadcast Site MT WARRNAMBOOL

 

Australian Map Grid                                 Zone      Easting     Northing

Reference :                                                54          651820     5758750

 

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

 

Emission :-

 

Frequency Band & Mode :                       VHF-FM

 

Carrier Frequency :                                    94.5 MHz

Polarisation :                                              Mixed

 

Maximum Antenna Height :                     40 m

 

Output Radiation Pattern :-

 

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Maximum ERP

0°T - 15°T

5 kW

15°T - 95°T

2 kW

95°T - 115°T

5 kW

115°T - 155°T

10 kW

155°T - 315°T

20 kW

315°T - 355°T

10 kW

355°T - 360°T

5 kW

 

Special Condition :-

The provision of a service under SL4160 by transmitter TS12000237 affects the availability of transmitter TS4160001. Refer to Attachment 1.7 for further information.

 


Attachment 1.8

 

LICENCE AREA PLAN : Warrnambool Radio

 

Category :                                                  Commercial

 

General Area Served :                               Warrnambool (VIC)

 

Service Licence Number :                         SL1150778

 

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio

 

Specification Number :                             TS10010739

 

Transmitter Site :-

 

Nominal Location :                                   ACE Broadcast Site MT WARRNAMBOOL

 

Australian Map Grid :                               Zone      Easting     Northing

Reference                                                  54          651820     5758750

 

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

 

Emission :-

 

Frequency Band & Mode :                       VHF-FM

 

Carrier Frequency :                                    95.3 MHz

Polarisation                                                Mixed

 

Maximum antenna height                          40 m

 

Output Radiation Pattern :-

 

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Maximum ERP

 

 

0°T - 40°T

5 kW

40°T - 70°T

2.5 kW

70°T - 110°T

5 kW

110°T - 140°T

10 kW

140°T - 330°T

20 kW

330°T - 360°T

10 kW

 


Attachment 1.9

LICENCE AREA PLAN : Warrnambool Radio

 

Category :                                                  Open Narrowcasting

 

General Area Served :                               Terang (VIC)

 

Service Licence Number :                         Not applicable

 

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio

 

Specification Number :                             TS6482001

 

Transmitter Site :-

 

Nominal Location :                                   70 Littles Lane   TERANG

 

Australian Map Grid :                               Zone      Easting     Northing

Reference                                                  54          668948     5766580

 

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

Emission :-

 

Frequency Band & Mode :                       VHF-FM

 

Carrier Frequency :                                    90.5 MHz

Polarisation                                                Mixed

 

Maximum antenna height                          30 m

 

Output Radiation Pattern :-

 

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Maximum ERP

 

 

At all angles of azimuth

200 W

 

Advisory Note :-

The coverage area of this transmission is defined as that area within a radius of 10 kilometres measured from a point with the following AMG co-ordinates : Zone: 54; Easting: 668948; Northing: 5766580. This point is the same as the transmitter location.

 


Attachment 1.10

LICENCE AREA PLAN : Warrnambool Radio

 

Category :                                                  Open Narrowcasting

 

General Area Served :                               Warrnambool (VIC)

 

Service Licence Number :                         Not applicable

 

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio

 

Specification Number :                             TS10011115

 

Transmitter Site :-

 

Nominal Location :                                   Broadcast/Comm Site Spencer Road TOWER HILL

 

Australian Map Grid :                               Zone      Easting     Northing

Reference                                                  54          620330     5757915

 

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

Emission :-

 

Frequency Band & Mode :                       VHF-FM

 

Carrier Frequency :                                    100.9 MHz

Polarisation                                                Mixed

 

Maximum antenna height                          30 m

 

Output Radiation Pattern :-

 

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Maximum ERP

 

 

At all angles of azimuth

500 W

 

Advisory Note :-

 

The coverage area of this transmission is defined as that area within a radius of 10 kilometres measured from a point with the following AMG co-ordinates: Zone: 54; Easting: 668948; Northing: 5766580. This point is the same as the transmitter location.

 


Attachment 2.1

Licence Area – WARRNAMBOOL RA2

 

Licence Area ID – 465

 

Community Radio Service Licence Number:  SL5146

 

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


Area Description

Warrnambool (C)

VIC CD 2091605

VIC CD 2091703

VIC CD 2091704

VIC CD 2091801

VIC CD 2091802

VIC CD 2091803

VIC CD 2091804

VIC CD 2091805

VIC CD 2091806

VIC CD 2091807

VIC CD 2091901

VIC CD 2091902

VIC CD 2091903

VIC CD 2091904

VIC CD 2092002

VIC CD 2092003

VIC CD 2092004

VIC CD 2092006

VIC CD 2092007

VIC CD 2092008

VIC CD 2092011

VIC CD 2092014


 

Note: 

Standard terminology used by the Australian Bureau of Statistics: 

 

(C)       =          City

(CD)    =          Collection District

 

 

 

 


 

Attachment 2.3

 

LICENCE AREA PLAN :Warrnambool Radio

 

Category :                                                  Community

 

General Area Served :                               Warrnambool (VIC)

 

Service Licence Number :                         SL5146

 

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio

 

Specification Number :                             TS6743001

 

Transmitter Site :-

 

Nominal Location :                                   ACE Broadcast Site MT WARRNAMBOOL

 

Australian Map Grid :                               Zone      Easting     Northing

Reference                                                  54          651820     5758750

 

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                          40 m

 

Output Radiation Pattern :-

 

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Maximum ERP

 

 

At all angles of azimuth

5 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 – Warrnambool (Radio) – December 2001

9 January 2002

(F2005B00834)

10 January 2002

 

Variation to Licence Area Plan – Warrnambool Radio (VIC) – April 2004

12 May 2004

(F2005B11488)

13 May 2004

 

Variation to Licence Area Plans – Warrnambool Radio and Victorian Community Radio 2018 (No. 1)

23 March 2018

(F2018L00364)

24 March 2018

 

  


Endnote 4—Amendment history

 

Provision affected

How affected

Title

am. No. 1 of 2018

Clause (1)

rs. No.1 of 2018

Clause (2)

am. No.1 of 2018

Clause (3)

rs. No.1 of 2018

Clause (4)

ad. No.1 of 2018

Schedule One

am. No. 1 of 2004 (md); am. No.1 of 2018

Schedule Two

am. No. 1 of 2018

Attachment 1.1

am. No. 1 of 2004 (md); rs. No.1 of 2018

Attachment 1.2

am. No.1 of 2018

Attachment 1.3

am. No.1 of 2018

Attachment 1.4

am. No.1 of 2018

Attachment 1.5

am. No.1 of 2018

Attachment 1.6

am. No.1 of 2018

Attachment 1.7

am; No.1 of 2004 (md); rs. No.1 of 2018

Attachment 1.7A

ad. No.1 of 2018

Attachment 1.8

am. No.1 of 2018

Attachment 1.9

am. No.1 of 2018

Attachment 1.10

am. No.1 of 2018

Attachment 2.1

am. No.1 of 2004 (md); rs. No.1 of 2018

Attachment 2.2

Attachment 2.3

rep. No.1 of 2018

am. No.1 of 2018