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Licence Area Plan – Queenstown Radio

Authoritative Version
Plans/Communications as amended, taking into account amendments up to Variation to Licence Area Plan – Queenstown Radio – December 2001 – 2018 (No.1)
Administered by: Communications and the Arts
Registered 09 Nov 2018
Start Date 24 Oct 2018

 

Licence Area Plan – Queenstown Radio

 

made under subsection 26(1) of the

Broadcasting Services Act 1992

 

 

Compilation No. 1

Compilation date:                              24 October 2018

Includes amendments up to:            F2018L01459

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Prepared by the Australian Communications and Media Authority, Melbourne

 

 


About this compilation

This compilation

This is a compilation of the Licence Area Plan – Queenstown Radio that shows the text of the law as amended and in force on 24 October 2018 (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

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If a provision of the compiled law has been repealed in accordance with a provision of the law, details are included in the endnotes.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

(1)   This plan for radio broadcasting services in the Queenstown area of Tasmania is made under subsection 26(1) of the Broadcasting Services Act 1992.

(2)   Nine national radio broadcasting services and two commercial radio broadcasting 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)   In this plan, unless the contrary intention appears:

(a)     A reference 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: Queenstown Radio

Licence Area : QUEENSTOWN RA1

 

Service Category

Frequency

Service Licence No

Technical Specification No

Attach No

Area Served

National

630 kHz

N/A

TS6586004

1.2

Queenstown

National

90.5 MHz

N/A

TS6625006

1.3

Queenstown/ Zeehan

National

106.3 MHz

N/A

TS6625005

1.4

Rosebery

National

107.9 MHz

N/A

TS6586003

1.5

Rosebery

National

104.1 MHz

N/A

TS3198003

1.6

Savage River/ Waratah

National

105.9 MHz

N/A

TS6586005

1.7

Strahan

National

107.5 MHz

N/A

TS6625007

1.8

Strahan

National

103.3 MHz

N/A

TS6625002

1.9

Waratah

National

104.9 MHz

N/A

TS6586001

1.10

Waratah

Commercial

92.1 MHz

SL4222

TS2000330

1.11

Queenstown/
Zeehan

 

107.1 MHz

SL4222

TS4222002

1.12

Rosebery

 

105.1 MHz

SL4222

TS10010491

1.13

Strahan

Commercial

95.3 MHz

SL10311

TS10004682

1.14

Queenstown/ Zeehan

 

105.5 MHz

SL10311

TS10011371

1.15

Rosebery

 

103.5 MHz

SL10311

TS10011366

1.16

Strahan

 

 

 


 

Attachment 1.1

Licence Area – QUEENSTOWN RA1

Commercial Radio Service Licence Numbers: SL4222, SL10311

 

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

 

Area Description

West Coast (M)

TAS CD 6012002

TAS CD 6012001

TAS CD 6012003

 

 

 

Note: 

Standard terminology used by the Australian Bureau of Statistics: 

 

 

(CD)    =          Collection District

(M)      =          Municipality


Attachment 1.2

 

LICENCE AREA PLAN: Queenstown Radio

 

Category :                                                  National

 

General Area Served :                               Queenstown (TAS)

 

Service Licence Number :                         Not applicable

 

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - AM Radio

 

Specification Number :                             TS6586004

 

Transmitter Site :-

 

Nominal Location :                                   Broadcast Australia Site off Zeehan Hwy
4.5km NNW of QUEENSTOWN

 

Australian Map Grid                                 Zone      Easting     Northing

Reference :                                                55          378156     5343976

 

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

 

Emission :-

 

Frequency Band & Mode :                       MF-AM

 

Carrier Frequency :                                    630 kHz

 

Output Radiation Pattern :-

 

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Elevation

Maximum CMF

 

 

 

At all angles of azimuth

0

200 V

 

Special Condition :-

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

 


Attachment 1.3

 

LICENCE AREA PLAN: Queenstown Radio

 

Category :                                                  National

 

General Area Served :                               Queenstown/Zeehan (TAS)

 

Service Licence Number :                         Not applicable

 

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio

 

Specification Number :                             TS6625006

 

Transmitter Site :-

 

Nominal Location :                                   Broadcast Site MT OWEN

 

Australian Map Grid                                 Zone      Easting     Northing

Reference :                                                55          384632     5338886

 

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 :                        12 m

 

Output Radiation Pattern :-

 

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Maximum ERP

 

 

At all angles of azimuth

500 W

 

 


Attachment 1.4

 

LICENCE AREA PLAN: Queenstown Radio

 

Category :                                                  National

 

General Area Served :                               Rosebery (TAS)

 

Service Licence Number :                         Not applicable

 

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio

 

Specification Number :                             TS6625005

 

Transmitter Site :-

 

Nominal Location :                                   Broadcast Site MT READ

 

Australian Map Grid                                 Zone      Easting     Northing

Reference :                                                55          378870     5366311

 

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

 

Emission :-

 

Frequency Band & Mode :                       VHF-FM

 

Carrier Frequency :                                    106.3 MHz

Polarisation :                                              Mixed

 

Maximum antenna height :                        22 m

 

Output Radiation Pattern :-

 

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Maximum ERP

 

 

At all angles of azimuth

400 W

 

 


Attachment 1.5

 

LICENCE AREA PLAN: Queenstown Radio

 

Category :                                                  National

 

General Area Served :                               Rosebery (TAS)

 

Service Licence Number :                         Not applicable

 

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio

 

Specification Number :                             TS6586003

 

Transmitter Site :-

 

Nominal Location :                                   Broadcast Site MT READ

 

Australian Map Grid                                 Zone      Easting     Northing

Reference :                                                55          378870     5366311

 

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

 

Emission :-

 

Frequency Band & Mode :                       VHF-FM

 

Carrier Frequency :                                    107.9 MHz

Polarisation :                                              Mixed

 

Maximum antenna height :                        22 m

 

Output Radiation Pattern :-

 

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Maximum ERP

 

 

At all angles of azimuth

400 W

 

 


Attachment 1.6

 

LICENCE AREA PLAN: Queenstown Radio

 

Category :                                                  National

 

General Area Served :                               Savage River/Waratah (TAS)

 

Service Licence Number :                         Not applicable

 

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio

 

Specification Number :                             TS3198003

 

Transmitter Site :-

 

Nominal Location :                                   Broadcast/Comm Site MT CLEVELAND

 

Australian Map Grid                                 Zone      Easting     Northing

Reference :                                                55          364392     5409838

 

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

 

Emission :-

 

Frequency Band & Mode :                       VHF-FM

 

Carrier Frequency :                                    104.1 MHz

Polarisation :                                              Mixed

 

Maximum antenna height :                        9 m

 

Output Radiation Pattern :-

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Maximum ERP

0°T - 40°T

160 W

40°T - 130°T

320 W

130°T - 195°T

160 W

195°T - 285°T

320 W

285°T - 360°T

160 W

 

 

 


Attachment 1.7

 

LICENCE AREA PLAN: Queenstown Radio

 

Category :                                                  National

 

General Area Served :                               Strahan (TAS)

 

Service Licence Number :                         Not applicable

 

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio

 

Specification Number :                             TS6586005

 

Transmitter Site :-

 

Nominal Location :                                   Broadcast Australia Site off Ocean Beach Rd STRAHAN       

 

Australian Map Grid                                 Zone      Easting     Northing

Reference :                                                55          359640     5332095

 

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

 

Emission :-

 

Frequency Band & Mode :                       VHF-FM

 

Carrier Frequency :                                    105.9 MHz

Polarisation :                                              Mixed

 

Maximum antenna height :                        26 m

 

Output Radiation Pattern :-

 

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Maximum ERP

 

 

At all angles of azimuth

50 W

 

Advisory Note

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 dBµV/m against interference from other broadcasting services.

 


Attachment 1.8

 

LICENCE AREA PLAN: Queenstown Radio

 

Category :                                                  National

 

General Area Served :                               Strahan (TAS)

 

Service Licence Number :                         Not applicable

 

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio

 

Specification Number :                             TS6625007

 

Transmitter Site :-

 

Nominal Location :                                   Broadcast Australia Site off Ocean Beach Rd STRAHAN

 

Australian Map Grid                                 Zone      Easting     Northing

Reference :                                                55          359640     5332095

 

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

 

Emission :-

 

Frequency Band & Mode :                       VHF-FM

 

Carrier Frequency :                                    107.5 MHz

Polarisation :                                              Mixed

 

Maximum antenna height :                        26 m

 

Output Radiation Pattern :-

 

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Maximum ERP

 

 

At all angles of azimuth

50 W

 

Advisory Note :-

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 dBµV/m against interference from other broadcasting services.

 


Attachment 1.9

 

LICENCE AREA PLAN: Queenstown Radio

 

Category :                                                  National

 

General Area Served :                               Waratah (TAS)

 

Service Licence Number :                         Not applicable

 

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio

 

Specification Number :                             TS6625002

 

Transmitter Site :-

 

Nominal Location :                                   Telstra/Broadcast Site COMPANION HILL

 

Australian Map Grid                                 Zone      Easting     Northing

Reference :                                                55          393917     5423064

 

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

 

Emission :-

 

Frequency Band & Mode :                       VHF-FM

 

Carrier Frequency :                                    103.3 MHz

Polarisation :                                              Mixed

 

Maximum antenna height :                        17 m

 

Output Radiation Pattern :-

 

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Maximum ERP

 

 

At all angles of azimuth

100 W

 

 


Attachment 1.10

 

LICENCE AREA PLAN: Queenstown Radio

 

Category :                                                  National

 

General Area Served :                               Waratah (TAS)

 

Service Licence Number :                         Not applicable

 

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio

 

Specification Number :                             TS6586001

 

Transmitter Site :-

 

Nominal Location :                                   Telstra/Broadcast Site COMPANION HILL

 

Australian Map Grid                                 Zone      Easting     Northing

Reference :                                                55          393917     5423064

 

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

 

Emission :-

 

Frequency Band & Mode :                       VHF-FM

 

Carrier Frequency :                                    104.9 MHz

Polarisation :                                              Mixed

 

Maximum antenna height :                        17 m

 

Output Radiation Pattern :-

 

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Maximum ERP

 

 

At all angles of azimuth

100 W

 

 


Attachment 1.11

 

LICENCE AREA PLAN: Queenstown Radio

 

Category :                                                  Commercial

 

General Area Served :                               Queenstown/Zeehan (TAS)

 

Service Licence Number :                         SL4222

 

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio

 

Specification Number :                             TS12000330

 

Transmitter Site :-

 

Nominal Location :                                   Works Tasmania Site MT OWEN

 

Australian Map Grid                                 Zone      Easting     Northing

Reference :                                                55          384670     5339710

 

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 :                         30 m

 

Output Radiation Pattern :-

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Maximum ERP

At all angles of azimuth

1 kW

 


Attachment 1.12

 

LICENCE AREA PLAN: Queenstown Radio

 

Category :                                                  Commercial

 

General Area Served :                               Rosebery (TAS)

 

Service Licence Number :                         SL4222

 

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio

 

Specification Number :                             TS4222002

 

Transmitter Site :-

 

Nominal Location :                                   Commercial Broadcast Site MT READ

 

Australian Map Grid                                 Zone      Easting     Northing

Reference :                                                55          378795     5366280

 

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

 

Emission :-

 

Frequency Band & Mode :                       VHF-FM

 

Carrier Frequency :                                    107.1 MHz

Polarisation :                                              Mixed

 

Maximum antenna height :                        20 m

 

Output Radiation Pattern :-

 

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Maximum ERP

At all angles of azimuth

500 W

 


Attachment 1.13

 

LICENCE AREA PLAN: Queenstown Radio

 

Category :                                                  Commercial

 

General Area Served :                               Strahan (TAS)

 

Service Licence Number :                         SL4222

 

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio

 

Specification Number :                             TS10010491

 

Transmitter Site :-

 

Nominal Location :                                   Broadcast Monopole Council Site Strahan Airport, Macquarie Head Rd STRAHAN

 

Australian Map Grid                                 Zone      Easting     Northing

Reference :                                                55          358825     5331682

 

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

 

Emission :-

 

Frequency Band & Mode :                       VHF-FM

 

Carrier Frequency :                                    105.1 MHz

Polarisation :                                              Mixed

 

Maximum antenna height :                        15 m

 

Output Radiation Pattern :-

 

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Maximum ERP

 

 

At all angles of azimuth

25 W

 

Advisory Note:-

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 dBµV/m against interference from other broadcasting services.

 


Attachment 1.14

 

LICENCE AREA PLAN: Queenstown Radio

 

Category :                                                  Commercial

 

General Area Served :                               Queenstown/Zeehan (TAS)

 

Service Licence Number :                         SL10311

 

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio

 

Specification Number :                             TS10004682

 

Transmitter Site :-

 

Nominal Location :                                   Works Tasmania Site MT OWEN

 

Australian Map Grid                                 Zone      Easting     Northing

Reference :                                                55          384670     5339710

 

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 :                        30 m

 

Output Radiation Pattern :-

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Maximum ERP

At all angles of azimuth

1 kW

 

 


Attachment 1.15

 

LICENCE AREA PLAN: Queenstown Radio

 

Category :                                                  Commercial

 

General Area Served :                               Rosebery (TAS)

 

Service Licence Number :                         SL10311

 

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio

 

Specification Number :                             TS10011371

 

Transmitter Site :-

 

Nominal Location :                                   Commercial Broadcast Site MT READ

 

Australian Map Grid                                 Zone      Easting     Northing

Reference :                                                55          378795     5366280

 

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

 

Emission :-

 

Frequency Band & Mode :                       VHF-FM

 

Carrier Frequency :                                    105.5 MHz

Polarisation :                                              Mixed

 

Maximum antenna height :                        20 m

 

Output Radiation Pattern :-

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Maximum ERP

At all angles of azimuth

500 W


Attachment 1.16

 

LICENCE AREA PLAN: Queenstown Radio

 

Category :                                                  Commercial

 

General Area Served :                               Strahan (TAS)

 

Service Licence Number :                         SL10311

 

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio

 

Specification Number :                             TS10011366

 

Transmitter Site :-

 

Nominal Location :                                   Broadcast Monopole Council Site Strahan Airport Macquarie Heads Rd STRAHAN

 

Australian Map Grid                                 Zone      Easting     Northing

Reference :                                                55          358825     5331682

 

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

 

Emission :-

 

Frequency Band & Mode :                       VHF-FM

 

Carrier Frequency :                                    103.5 MHz

Polarisation :                                              Mixed

 

Maximum antenna height :                        15 m

 

Output Radiation Pattern :-

 

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Maximum ERP

 

 

At all angles of azimuth

25 W

 

Advisory Note:-

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 dBµV/m against interference from other broadcasting services.

 

 

 


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

Commencement

Application, saving and transitional provisions

Licence Area Plan – Queenstown Radio – December 2001

9 January 2002

(F2005B00964)

10 January 2002

 

Variation to Licence Area Plan – Queenstown Radio – December 2001 – 2018 (No.1)

23 October 2018
(F2018L01459)

24 October 2018

 

 

 

 

 

Endnote 4—Amendment history

 

Provision affected

How affected

Title

am. No. 1 of 2018.

Clause (1)

am. No. 1 of 2018.

Clause (2)

am. No. 1 of 2018.

Clause (3)

ad. No. 1 of 2018.

Notes – page three

rep. No. 1 of 2018.

Schedule One

am. No. 1 of 2018.

Attachment 1.1

am. 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 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 1.11

am. No. 1 of 2018.

Attachment 1.12

am. No. 1 of 2018.

Attachment 1.13

am. No. 1 of 2018.

Attachment 1.14

am. No. 1 of 2018.

Attachment 1.15

am. No. 1 of 2018.

Attachment 1.16

am. No. 1 of 2018.