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

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  • - F2019L01272
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Plans/Communications as made
This instrument amends the Licence Area Plan – Bundaberg (Radio) – February 1998 to vary the characteristics, including technical specifications, of radio broadcasting services in the Bundaberg area of Queensland.
Administered by: Communications and the Arts
Exempt from sunsetting by the Legislation (Exemptions and Other Matters) Regulation 2015 s12 item 13
Registered 26 Sep 2019
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR14-Oct-2019
Tabled Senate14-Oct-2019
To be repealed 06 Dec 2019
Repealed by Division 1 of Part 3 of Chapter 3 of the Legislation Act 2003

 

Variation to Licence Area Plan – Bundaberg 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: 20 September 2019

 

Nerida O’Loughlin

[signed]

Member

 

Chris Jose

[signed]

Member/General Manager

 

Australian Communications and Media Authority

 

 


1  Name

                   This is the Variation to Licence Area Plan – Bundaberg 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 – Bundaberg (Radio) – February 1998 (F2005B00743) is varied as follows:

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

(b)             omit clause (4), substitute:

(4)       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.

 

(c)              in Attachment 1.1:

(i)            omit “Licence Area ID - 446”;

(ii)          omit “SL6897,”, insert “SL6897 and”;

(iii)        omit “Community Radio Service Licence numbers”, substitute “Community Radio Service Licence number”;

(iv)        omit:

(C)        =          City

(LGA)   =          Local Government Area

(CD)     =          Collection District

(S)        =          Shire

substitute:

(C)        =          City

(CD)     =          Collection District

(LGA)   =          Local Government Area

(S)        =          Shire

 

(d)             in Attachments 1.2, 1.3, 1.4, and 1.5:

(i)            omit “Broadcast Site 60 km WNW of Maryborough MT GOONANEMAN”, substitute “BA Site Mt Goonaneman WOOWOONGA”;

(ii)          omit:

Australian Map Grid :         Zone    Easting       Northing

Reference                           56        411105       7187299

substitute:

Nominal Co-ordinates        Latitude           Longitude
(GDA94) :                         
-25.426931      152.117054

(e)              omit Attachment 1.6, substitute Attachment 1.6 at Schedule 1 to this instrument;

(f)              in each of the Attachments 1.7, 1.8 and 1.9:

(i)            omit “4BU Site SLOPING HUMMOCK”, substitute “Broadcast Site Sloping Hummock 11 Bowden St QUNABA”;

(ii)          omit:

Australian Map Grid :         Zone    Easting       Northing

Reference                           56        441921       7251919

substitute:

Nominal Co-ordinates        Latitude           Longitude

(GDA94) :                          -24.844906      152.426213

(iii)        omit the table headed “Output Radiation Pattern”, substitute:

Output Radiation Pattern :-

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Maximum ERP

0°T - 20°T

750 W

20°T - 80°T

300 W

80°T – 110°T

750W

110°T - 140°T

1.5 kW

140°T - 320°T

3 kW

320°T - 350°T

1.5 kW

350°T - 360°T

750 W

(g)             omit Attachment 1.10, substitute Attachment 1.10 at Schedule 2 to this instrument;

(h)             in Attachment 1.11:

(i)            omit “SLOPING HUMMOCK”, substitute “Nominal Planning Site BUNDABERG”;

(ii)          omit:

Australian Map Grid :         Zone    Easting       Northing

Reference                           56        441963       7252327

substitute:

Nominal Co-ordinates        Latitude           Longitude

(GDA94) :                          -24.841224      152.426646

(iii)           omit the heading “Special Conditions” and the paragraph that follows that heading, substitute:

                                        Advisory Notes: -

The coverage area of this transmission is a circle of radius 10 km measured from a point with the following GDA94 co-ordinates:- 24.841224, 152.426646. This point is the same as the nominal transmitter location.

(i)               in Attachment 1.12:

(i)            omit “Broadcast Site 60km WNW of Maryborough MT GOONANEMAN”, substitute “BA Site Mt Goonaneman WOOWOONGA”;

(ii)          omit:

Australian Map Grid :         Zone    Easting       Northing

Reference                           56        411105       7187299

substitute:

Nominal Co-ordinates        Latitude           Longitude
(GDA94) :                          -25.426931      152.117054

(j)                 in Attachment 2.1:

(i)            omit “Licence Area ID – 1263”;

(ii)          omit “numbers”, substitute “number”;

(iii)        omit:

(SLA)  =          Statistical Local Area

(CD)    =          Collection District

(S)       =          Shire

substitute:

(CD)    =          Collection District

(S)       =          Shire

(SLA)  =          Statistical Local Area

 

(k)               in Attachment 2.2:

(i)            omit “Council Reservoir SLOPING HUMMOCK”, substitute “Council Tower adjacent Water Reservoir Sloping Hummock Heathwood Crescent QUNABA”;

(ii)          omit:

Australian Map Grid :         Zone    Easting       Northing

Reference                           56        441928       7252188

substitute:

Nominal Co-ordinates        Latitude           Longitude
(GDA94) :                          -24.842477      152.426293

(l)                 in each of the Attachments 1.2-1.5, 1.7-1.9, 1.11-1.12, and 2.2, after “Frequency, Band & Mode” insert “:”;

(m)             in each of the Attachments 1.2 -1.5, 1.7-1.9, 1.11-1.12 and 2.2, after “Polarisation” insert “:”; and

(n)               in each of the Attachments 1.2 -1.5, 1.7-1.12 and 2.2, after “Maximum antenna height” insert “:”.


Schedule 1

(paragraph (4(e))

Attachment          1.6

LICENCE AREA PLAN :  Bundaberg Radio

Category :                               Commercial

General Area Served :             Bundaberg (QLD)

Service Licence Number :       SL4169

 

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - AM Radio

Specification Number :           TS10008017

 

Transmitter Site :-

Nominal location :                   Mast Bargara Road RUBYANNA

Nominal Co-ordinates             Latitude                      Longitude
(GDA94) :                               -24.844793                  152.407047

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

 

Emission :-

Frequency Band & Mode :     MF-AM

Carrier Frequency :                 1332 kHz

 

Output Radiation Pattern :-

Bearing or Sector
(Clockwise direction)

Elevation

Maximum CMF

0°T

0

485 V

10°T

0

155 V

20°T

0

500 V

30°T

0

890 V

40°T

0

1.18 kV

50°T

0

1.18 kV

60°T

0

1.18 kV

70°T

0

850 V

80°T

0

605 V

90°T

0

395 V

100°T

0

260 V

110°T

0

200 V

120°T

0

210 V

130°T

0

280 V

140°T

0

435 V

150°T

0

655 V

160°T

0

895 V

170°T

0

1.095 kV

180°T

0

1.095 kV

190°T

0

1.095 kV

200°T

0

820 V

210°T

0

415 V

220°T

0

180 V

230°T

0

560 V

240°T

0

890 V

250°T

0

1.185 kV

260°T

0

1.185 kV

270°T

0

1.185 kV

280°T

0

1.185 kV

290°T

0

1.185 kV

300°T

0

1.185 kV

310°T

0

1.185 kV

320°T

0

1.185 kV

330°T

0

1.185 kV

340°T

0

1.185 kV

350°T

0

830 V

 

Special Condition :-

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


Schedule 2

(paragraph (4(g))

Attachment          1.10

LICENCE AREA PLAN :  Bundaberg Radio

Category :                               Open Narrowcasting

General Area Served :             Bundaberg (QLD)

Service Licence Number :       Not applicable

 

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio

Specification Number :           TS10007922

 

Transmitter Site :-

Nominal location :                   Nominal Planning Site BUNDABERG

Nominal Co-ordinates             Latitude                      Longitude
(GDA94) :                               -24.841224                  152.426646

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

 

Emission :-

Frequency Band & Mode :     VHF-FM

Carrier Frequency :                 95.5 MHz

Polarisation :                           Mixed

Maximum antenna height :     35 m

 

Output Radiation Pattern :-

Bearing or Sector
(Clockwise direction)

Maximum ERP

0°T - 20°T

750 W

20°T - 80°T

300 W

80°T - 110°T

750 W

110°T - 140°T

1.5 kW

140°T - 320°T

3 kW

320°T - 350°T

1.5 kW

350°T - 360°T

750 W

 

Advisory Note :-

The coverage area of this transmission is an arc of radius 40 km over the sector 140°T to 320°T and an arc of radius 20 km over the sector 140°T through true North to 320°T measured from a point with the following GDA94 co-ordinates: -24.841224, 152.426646. This point is the same as the nominal transmitter location.