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This instrument varies the Licence Area Plan - Murray Bridge Radio - December 2001 to amend the citation and vary the characteristics, including technical specifications, of radio broadcasting services in the Murray Bridge area of South Australia.
Administered by: Communications and the Arts
Exempt from sunsetting by the Legislation (Exemptions and Other Matters) Regulation 2015 s12 item 13
Registered 10 Sep 2019
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR11-Sep-2019
Tabled Senate12-Sep-2019
To be repealed 28 Nov 2019
Repealed by Division 1 of Part 3 of Chapter 3 of the Legislation Act 2003

 

Variation to Licence Area Plan – Murray Bridge Radio – 2019 (No. 1)

 

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

Dated: 5 September 2019

 

Nerida O’Loughlin

[signed]

Member

 

Creina Chapman

[signed]

Member/General Manager

 

Australian Communications and Media Authority

 

 


1  Name

                   This is the Variation to Licence Area Plan – Murray Bridge Radio – 2019 (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 free of charge 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 – Murray Bridge Radio – December 2001 (F2005B00708) is varied as follows:

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

(b)         omit clause (1) and substitute the following:

(1)       This plan for broadcasting services in the Murray Bridge area of South Australia is made under subsection 26(1) of the Broadcasting Services Act 1992.

(c)         in each of clauses (2) to (5), omit each occurrence of “Determination”, substitute “plan”;

(d)        after clause (5), insert:

(5A)    One community radio broadcasting service is to be available in the area described at Attachment 5.1 to this plan with the use of the broadcasting services bands. The characteristics, including technical specification, of the service that is to be available in the area described at Attachment 5.1 is set out in Schedule Five and Attachment 5.2 to this plan.

(e)         omit clause (6), substitute:

(6)     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;

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

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

(f)          after clause (6), omit “(Determined by the Australian Broadcasting Authority on 6 December 2001)”;

(g)         in Schedule One:

(i)                omit “Mt Barker”, substitute “Mount Barker”;

(ii)              immediately below the entry in the table for Transmitter Specification No TS 4194001 (Attachment 1.2), insert:

 

96.3 MHz

SL4194

TS12000188

1.2A

Murray Bridge

 

94.3 MHz

SL4194

TS12000516

1.2B

Mount Barker

 

97.1 MHz

SL4194

TS12000198

1.2C

Victor Harbor

(h)         in Schedule Four, immediately below the entry in the table for Transmitter Specification No TS1133081 (Attachment 4.2), insert:

 

91.5 MHz

SL1130054

TS12000517

4.3

Goolwa

(i)           after Schedule Four, insert Schedule Five at Schedule 1 to this instrument;

(j)           in Attachment 1.1:

(i)     omit “SL4194, SL10361”, substitute “SL4194 and SL10361”;

(ii)   omit:

(C) = City

(LGA)       = Local Government Area

(SLA)        = Statistical Local Area

(RC)          = Rural City

(CD)          = Collection District

(DC)          = District Council

substitute:

(C) = City

(CD)          = Collection District

(DC)          = District Council

(LGA)       = Local Government Area

(RC)          = Rural City

(SLA)        = Statistical Local Area

(k)         omit Attachment 1.2, substitute Attachment 1.2 at Schedule 2 to this instrument;

(l)           after Attachment 1.2, insert Attachments 1.2A, 1.2B and 1.2C at Schedule 3 to this instrument;

(m)       in Attachment 1.3:

(i)                omit “Gifford Hill”, substitute “Broadcast Tower Off Koehler Road GIFFORD HILL”;

(ii)              omit:

Australian Map Grid :       Zone    Easting       Northing

Reference                          54        337400       6108400

substitute:

Nominal Co-ordinates       Latitude                 Longitude
(GDA94) :                         -35.152024            139.214223

(iii)            omit “Technical Planning Guidelines”, substitute “Broadcasting Services (Technical Planning) Guidelines 2017”;

(n)         omit Attachment 1.4, substitute Attachment 1.4 at Schedule 4 to this instrument;

(o)         in Attachment 1.5:

(i)                omit “Newland Hill”, substitute “Link Site 6 km NNE of Victor Harbor BROWN HILL”;

(ii)              omit:

Australian Map Grid :       Zone    Easting       Northing

Reference                          54        280121       6060032

substitute:

Nominal Co-ordinates       Latitude                 Longitude
(GDA94) :                         -35.505725            138.646365

(iii)            omit “Technical Planning Guidelines”, substitute “Broadcasting Services (Technical Planning) Guidelines 2017”;

(p)         in Attachment 2.1, omit:

(C)          = City

(LGA)    = Local Government Area

(SLA)     = Statistical Local Area

(CD)       = Collection District

(DC)       = District Council

substitute:

(C)          = City

(CD)       = Collection District

(DC)       = District Council

(LGA)    = Local Government Area

(SLA)     = Statistical Local Area

(q)         in Attachment 2.2:

(i)                omit “Brown Hill”, substitute “Link Site 6 km NNE of Victor Harbor BROWN HILL”;

(ii)              omit:

Australian Map Grid :       Zone    Easting       Northing

Reference                          54        286416       6068145

substitute:

Nominal Co-ordinates       Latitude                 Longitude
(GDA94) :                         -35.505725            138.646365

(iii)            omit “Technical Planning Guidelines”, substitute “Broadcasting Services (Technical Planning) Guidelines 2017”;

(iv)            omit “10 m”, substitute “20 m”;

(r)          in Attachment 2.3:

(i)                omit “Summer Hill”, substitute “Broadcast Site 26 Summerhill Road STRATHALBYN”;

(ii)              omit:

Australian Map Grid :       Zone    Easting       Northing

Reference                          54        310800       6094900

substitute:

Nominal Co-ordinates       Latitude                 Longitude
(GDA94) :                         -35.268905            138.921573

(iii)            omit “Technical Planning Guidelines”, substitute “Broadcasting Services (Technical Planning) Guidelines 2017”;

(iv)            omit “Vertical”, substitute “Mixed”;

(s)          in Attachment 2.4:

(i)                omit “Bennett Property Cnr Wilson & Bower Roads NORMANVILLE”, substitute “Broadcast Site Lot 8 Willson Drive YANKALILLA”;

(ii)              omit:

Australian Map Grid :       Zone    Easting       Northing

Reference                          54        258345       6074346

substitute:

Nominal Co-ordinates       Latitude                 Longitude
(GDA94) :                         -35.442791            138.338618

(t)          in Attachment 3.1, omit:

(C)          = City

(LGA)    = Local Government Area

(CD)       = Collection District

substitute:

(C)          = City

(CD)       = Collection District

(LGA)    = Local Government Area

(u)         in Attachment 3.2:

(i)                omit “Brown Hill”, substitute “Link Site 6 km NNE of Victor Harbor BROWN HILL”;

(ii)              omit:

Australian Map Grid :       Zone    Easting       Northing

Reference                          54        286416       6068145

substitute:

Nominal Co-ordinates       Latitude                 Longitude
(GDA94) :                         -35.505725            138.646365

(v)         in Attachment 4.1, omit:

(C)          = City

(LGA)    = Local Government Area

(CD)       = Collection District

substitute:

(C)          = City

(CD)       = Collection District

(LGA)    = Local Government Area

(w)       omit Attachment 4.2, substitute Attachment 4.2 at Schedule 5 to this instrument;

(x)         after Attachment 4.2, insert Attachments 4.3, 5.1 and 5.2 at Schedule 6 to this instrument;

(y)         in each of Attachments 1.3, 1.4, 1.5, 2.2, 2.3, 2.4, and 3.2, after “Mode” insert “:”;

(z)         in each of Attachments 1.3, 1.4, 1.5, 2.2, 2.3, 2.4, and 3.2, after “Polarisation” insert “:”; and

(aa)    in each of Attachments 1.3, 1.4, 1.5, 2.2, 2.3, 2.4, and 3.2, after “height” insert “:”.


Schedule 1

(paragraph 4(i))

Schedule Five

Licence Area Plan : Murray Bridge

Licence Area : Mount Barker RA1

Service Category

Channel/ Frequency

Service Licence No

Transmitter Specification No

Attach No

Area Served

Community

88.9 MHz

SL1180024

TS12000553

5.2

Mount Barker


Schedule 2

(paragraph 4(k))

Attachment 1.2

LICENCE AREA PLAN : Murray Bridge Radio

Category :                                                 Commercial

General Area Served :                              Murray Bridge (SA)

Service Licence Number :                        SL4194

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - AM Radio

Specification Number :                             TS4194001

Transmitter Site :-

Nominal location :                                     Off Koehler Rd GIFFORD HILL

Nominal Co-ordinates                               Latitude                  Longitude
(GDA94) :                                                 
-35.153091            139.213604

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

Emission :-

Frequency Band & Mode :                        MF-AM

Carrier Frequency :                                   1125 kHz

Output Radiation Pattern :-

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Elevation

Maximum CMF

0°T

0

950 V

10°T

0

840 V

20°T

0

750 V

30°T

0

670 V

40°T

0

600 V

50°T

0

470 V

60°T

0

420 V

70°T

0

340 V

80°T

0

340 V

90°T

0

300 V

100°T

0

340 V

110°T

0

340 V

120°T

0

420 V

130°T

0

470 V

140°T

0

600 V

150°T

0

670 V

160°T

0

750 V

170°T

0

840 V

180°T

0

950 V

190°T

0

1.1 kV

200°T

0

1.1 kV

210°T

0

1.2 kV

220°T

0

1.2 kV

230°T

0

1.2 kV

240°T

0

1.2 kV

250°T

0

1.2 kV

260°T

0

1.2 kV

270°T

0

1.2 kV

280°T

0

1.2 kV

290°T

0

1.2 kV

300°T

0

1.2 kV

310°T

0

1.2 kV

320°T

0

1.2 kV

330°T

0

1.2 kV

340°T

0

1.1 kV

350°T

0

1.1 kV

Special Condition :-

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

Availability of TS4194001:

TS4194001 ceases to be available for SL4194 28 days after the first day on which the service provided under SL4194 is transmitted by transmitter TS10005489.

 


Schedule 3

(paragraph 4(l))

Attachment 1.2A

LICENCE AREA PLAN :  Murray Bridge Radio

Category :                                                 Commercial

General Area Served :                              Mount Barker (SA)

Service Licence Number :                        SL4194

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio

Specification Number :                             TS12000188

Transmitter Site :-

Nominal location :                                     Broadcast Tower Off Koehler Rd
                                                                  GIFFORD HILL

Nominal Co-ordinates                               Latitude                  Longitude
(GDA94) :                                                 
-35.152024            139.214223

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

Emission :-

Frequency Band & Mode :                        VHF-FM

Carrier Frequency :                                   96.3 MHz

Polarisation :                                              Mixed

Maximum antenna height :                       60 m

Output Radiation Pattern :-

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Maximum ERP

0°T - 45°T

20 kW

45°T - 135°T

10 kW

135°T - 360°T

20 kW

Availability of TS12000188:

TS12000188 is not available until the transmission of the service under SL1130054 by transmitter TS1133081 ceases.

Advisory Note:

For TS1133081, see Attachment 4.2.

Attachment 1.2B

 

LICENCE AREA PLAN :  Murray Bridge Radio

Category :                                                 Commercial

General Area Served :                              Mount Barker (SA)

Service Licence Number :                        SL4194

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio

Specification Number :                             TS12000516

Transmitter Site :-

Nominal location :                                     RAA District Council Site Old Mount Barker Road
                                                                  ECHUNGA

Nominal Co-ordinates                               Latitude                  Longitude
(GDA94) :                                                  -35.101159            138.813272

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

Emission :-

Frequency Band & Mode                          VHF-FM

Carrier Frequency :                                   94.3 MHz

Polarisation :                                              Mixed

Maximum antenna height :                       45 m

Output Radiation Pattern :-

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Maximum ERP

At all angles of azimuth

1 kW


 

Attachment 1.2C

 

LICENCE AREA PLAN :  Murray Bridge Radio

Category :                                                 Commercial

General Area Served :                              Victor Harbor (SA)

Service Licence Number :                        SL4194

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio

Specification Number :                             TS12000198

Transmitter Site :-

Nominal location :                                     Link Site 6km NNE of Victor Harbor
                                                                  BROWN HILL

Nominal Co-ordinates                               Latitude                  Longitude
(GDA94) :                                                  -35.505725            138.646365

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

Emission :-

Frequency Band & Mode :                        VHF-FM

Carrier Frequency :                                   97.1 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


Schedule 4

(paragraph 4(n))

Attachment 1.4

LICENCE AREA PLAN :  Murray Bridge Radio

Category :                                                 Commercial

General Area Served :                              Mount Barker (SA)

Service Licence Number :                        SL10361

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio

Specification Number :                             TS10010683

Transmitter Site :-

Nominal location :                                     RAA District Council Site Old Mount Barker Road
                                                                  ECHUNGA

Nominal Co-ordinates                               Latitude                  Longitude
(GDA94) :                                                 
-35.101159            138.813272

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

Emission :-

Frequency Band & Mode                          VHF-FM

Carrier Frequency :                                   100.3 MHz

Polarisation                                                Mixed

Maximum antenna height :                       45 m

 

Output Radiation Pattern :-

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Maximum ERP

At all angles of azimuth

1 kW

Special Condition:-

If interference to the reception of Port Adelaide Community allotment occurs, the licensee must reduce the effective radiated power (ERP) of the service towards Port Adelaide to eliminate the interference.


Schedule 5

(paragraph 4(w))

Attachment 4.2

LICENCE AREA PLAN :  Murray Bridge

Category :                                                 Community

General Area Served :                              Goolwa (SA)

Service Licence Number :                        SL1130054

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio

Specification Number :                             TS1133081

Transmitter Site :-

Nominal location :                                     Northern Site Crows Nest Rd  2 km NNW of      Port Elliot  KERBY HILL

Nominal Co-ordinates                               Latitude                  Longitude
(GDA94) :                                                 
-35.481725            138.662858

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

Emission :-

Frequency Band & Mode :                        VHF-FM

Carrier Frequency :                                   96.3 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

Availability of TS1133081 :-

TS1133081 ceases to be available for SL1130054 on the commencement of a service provided under SL1130054 and transmitted by transmitter TS12000517 in accordance with the specifications set out at Attachment 4.3.


Schedule 6

(paragraph 4(x))

Attachment 4.3

LICENCE AREA PLAN  :  Murray Bridge

Category :                                                 Community

General Area Served :                              Goolwa (SA)

Service Licence Number :                        SL1130054

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio

Specification Number :                             TS12000517

Transmitter Site :-

Nominal location :                                     Northern Site Crows Nest Rd  2 km NNW of      Port Elliot  KERBY HILL

Nominal Co-ordinates                               Latitude                  Longitude
(GDA94) :                                                 
-35.481725            138.662858

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

Emission :-

Frequency Band & Mode :                        VHF-FM

Carrier Frequency :                                   91.5 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:

Transmission of a service provided under SL1130054 and using transmitter TS12000517 causes TS1133081 to cease to be available (see Attachment 1.4).


 

Attachment 5.1

Licence Area – MOUNT BARKER RA1

Community Radio Service Licence number:  SL1180024

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


Area Description

Mount Barker (DC) - Central (SLA)

SA CD 060306

SA CD 060309

SA CD 061004

SA CD 061013

SA CD 061201

SA CD 061202

SA CD 061203

SA CD 061204

SA CD 061207

SA CD 061209

SA CD 061212

SA CD 061213

SA CD 061214

SA CD 071901

SA CD 071904

SA CD 071905

SA CD 071906

SA CD 071907

SA CD 071908

SA CD 071909

SA CD 071910

SA CD 071911

SA CD 071912

SA CD 072002

SA CD 072004

SA CD 072005

SA CD 072006

SA CD 072007

SA CD 072008

SA CD 072009

SA CD 072101

SA CD 072102

SA CD 072103

SA CD 072104

SA CD 072105

SA CD 072106

SA CD 072107

SA CD 072108

SA CD 072109

SA CD 072110

SA CD 072111

SA CD 072112


 

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

(CD)      =  Collection District

(DC)      =  District Council

(SLA)     =   Statistical Local Area


 

Attachment 5.2

LICENCE AREA PLAN :                         Murray Bridge

Category :                                                 Community

General Area Served :                              Mount Barker (SA)

Service Licence Number :                        SL1180024

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio

Specification Number :                             TS12000553

Transmitter Site :-

Nominal location :                                     RAA District Council Site Old Mount Barker Road
                                                                  ECHUNGA

Nominal Co-ordinates                               Latitude                  Longitude
(GDA94) :                                                 
-35.101159            138.813272

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

Emission :-

Frequency Band & Mode :                        VHF-FM

Carrier Frequency :                                   88.9 MHz

Polarisation :                                              Mixed

Maximum antenna height :                       45 m

Output Radiation Pattern :-

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Maximum ERP

At all angles of azimuth

500 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 dBuV/m against interference from other broadcasting services.