Variation to Licence Area Plan – Goulburn Radio – No. 1 of 2014

Link to law: https://www.comlaw.gov.au/Details/F2015L00102

Variation to Licence Area Plan – Goulburn Radio – No.1 of 2014
The Australian Communications and Media Authority makes this instrument under subsection 26(2) of the Broadcasting Services Act 1992.
 
Date    23 January 2015
 
Chris Chapman
[signed]
Member
 
 
Richard Bean
 [signed]
 Member/General Manager
 
1. Name of Instrument
This instrument is the Variation to Licence Area Plan – Goulburn Radio – No. 1 of 2014.
2. Commencement
This instrument commences on the day after it is registered.
Note:             An instrument is registered when it is recorded on the Federal Register of Legislative Instruments (FRLI) in electronic form: see the Legislative Instruments Act 2003, s4 (definition of register). The FRLI may be accessed at http://www.comlaw.gov.au.
3. Variation
The Licence Area Plan - Goulburn (Radio) – June 1999 determined by the Australian Broadcasting Authority on 17 June 1999, is varied as follows:
(a)    rename the instrument as the “Licence Area Plan – Goulburn Radio”;
(b)   amend the heading on the title page so that it reads “Licence Area Plan – Goulburn Radio”;
(c)    on the first page of the instrument:
(i)     amend the heading so that it reads “Licence Area Plan – Goulburn Radio”;
(ii)   number the five paragraphs as clauses (1), (2), (3), (4) and (5), consecutively; and
(iii)  omit clauses (1) – (5) and substitute the following clauses:
“(1)      This plan for broadcasting services in the Goulburn area of New South Wales is made under subsection 26(1) of the Broadcasting Services Act 1992.
(2)        Seven 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 – 1.16 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 2.2 to this plan.
(4)        One community radio service is to be available in the area described at Attachment 3.1 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 3.1 are set out in Schedule Three and Attachment 3.2 to this plan.
(5)        A reference in this plan to a schedule or an attachment includes reference to that schedule or attachment as amended from time to time.”;
(d)   immediately before Schedule One:
(i)     omit the heading “SCHEDULES”;
(ii)   omit the words “Each of the Schedules sets out:” and all eight paragraphs marked with dot points that follow;
(iii)  omit the sub-heading “Status column” and the five paragraphs immediately following the sub-heading; and
(iv)  omit the sub-heading “Frequency Column” and the dot point and paragraph that follow that sub-heading;
(e)    omit all Schedules and substitute all the Schedules of this instrument; and
(f)    omit all Attachments and substitute all the Attachments of this instrument.
 
 

 

 

 
 
 

 
 
 

 
 
 

 

Schedule One
Licence Area Plan : Goulburn Radio
Licence Area : GOULBURN RA1
Service Category
Channel/ Frequency
Service Licence No
Transmitter Specification No
Attach No
Area Served

National
106.9 MHz
N/A
TS10003421
1.2
Crookwell

National
107.7 MHz
N/A
TS10003417
1.3
Crookwell

National
1098 kHz
N/A
TS1550001
1.4
Goulburn

National
88.7 MHz
N/A
TS3999002
1.5
Goulburn (town)

National
89.5 MHz
N/A
TS10007720
1.6
Goulburn (town)

National
90.3 MHz
N/A
TS7632001
1.7
Goulburn (town)

National
99.9 MHz
N/A
TS10008597
1.16
Goulburn (town)

Commercial
1368 kHz
SL4112
TS4112001
1.8
Goulburn

 
96.1 MHz
SL4112
TS10008313
1.9
Braidwood

 
106.1 MHz
SL4112
TS10009495
1.10
Crookwell

Commercial
93.5 MHz
SL10313
TS10004710
1.11
Goulburn

 
95.3 MHz
SL10313
TS10008312
1.12
Braidwood

 
103.7 MHz
SL10313
TS10009496
1.13
Crookwell

Open Narrowcasting
100.7 MHz
N/A
TS10008339
1.14
Goulburn (town)

Open Narrowcasting
94.3 MHz
N/A
TS10008394
1.15
Goulburn

 
Schedule Two
Licence Area Plan : Goulburn Radio
Licence Area : GOULBURN RA2
Service Category
Channel/ Frequency
Service Licence No
Transmitter Specification No
Attach No
Area Served

Community
103.3 MHz
SL3113
TS1137615
2.2
Goulburn

Schedule Three
Licence Area Plan : Goulburn Radio
Licence Area : BRAIDWOOD RA1
Service Category
Channel/ Frequency
Service Licence No
Transmitter Specification No
Attach No
Area Served

Community
94.5 MHz
SL1150816
TS10013016
3.2
Braidwood

Attachment        1.1
Licence Area - GOULBURN RA1
Licence Area ID - 369
Commercial Radio Service Licence numbers:  SL4112, SL10313
The licence area, in terms of areas defined by the Australian Bureau of Statistics at the Census of 8 August 2006, is: 
 
Area Description

Goulburn Mulwaree (A) (LGA)

Upper Lachlan (A) (LGA)

NSW CD 152108

NSW CD 152110

NSW CD 170505

NSW CD 170506

NSW CD 170508

NSW CD 170701

NSW CD 170702

NSW CD 170703

NSW CD 170704

NSW CD 170705

NSW CD 170707

NSW CD 200106

 
Note: 
Standard terminology used by the Australian Bureau of Statistics: 
 (LGA) =  Local Government Area
(A)         =  NSW Local Government Area (excluding Cities)
 (CD)     =  Collection District
 
Attachment        1.2
LICENCE AREA PLAN :    Goulburn Radio
Category :                                                  National
General Area Served :                               Crookwell (NSW)
Service Licence Number :                         Not applicable
TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio
Specification Number :                             TS10003421
Transmitter Site :-
Nominal location :                                     Broadcast Site  Wades Hill  CROOKWELL
Australian Map Grid :                               Zone      Easting     Northing
Reference                                                  55          724172     6184481
Site Tolerance :                                          Refer to Broadcasting Services
                                                                  (Technical Planning) Guidelines 2007
Emission :-
Frequency Band & Mode :                       VHF-FM
Carrier Frequency :                                    106.9 MHz
Polarisation :                                              Mixed
Maximum antenna height :                        18 m
Output Radiation Pattern :-
Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)
Maximum ERP

At all angles of azimuth
100 W

 
Special Conditions :-
Minimum Level of Service Requirements, as detailed in the Technical Planning Guidelines clauses 38 and 39, do not apply to this specification.
Attachment        1.3
LICENCE AREA PLAN :    Goulburn Radio
Category :                                                  National
General Area Served :                               Crookwell (NSW)
Service Licence Number :                         Not applicable
TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio
Specification Number :                             TS10003417
Transmitter Site :-
Nominal location :                                     Broadcast Site  Wades Hill  CROOKWELL
Australian Map Grid :                               Zone      Easting     Northing
Reference                                                  55          724172     6184481
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 :                        18 m
Output Radiation Pattern :-
Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)
Maximum ERP

At all angles of azimuth
100 W

 
Special Conditions :-
Minimum Level of Service Requirements, as detailed in the Technical Planning Guidelines clauses 38 and 39, do not apply to this specification.
Attachment        1.4
LICENCE AREA PLAN :    Goulburn Radio
Category :                                                  National
General Area Served :                               Goulburn (NSW)
Service Licence Number :                         Not applicable
TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - AM Radio
Specification Number :                             TS1550001
Transmitter Site :-
Nominal location :                                     River Steet GOULBURN
Australian Map Grid :                               Zone      Easting     Northing
Reference                                                  55          746761     6151659
Site Tolerance :                                          Refer to Broadcasting Services
                                                                  (Technical Planning) Guidelines 2007
Emission :-
Frequency Band & Mode :                       MF-AM
Carrier Frequency :                                    1098 kHz
Output Radiation Pattern :-
Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)
Elevation
Maximum CMF

At all angles of azimuth
0
140 V

 
Attachment        1.5
LICENCE AREA PLAN :    Goulburn Radio
Category :                                                  National
General Area Served :                               Goulburn (town) (NSW)
Service Licence Number :                         Not applicable
TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio
Specification Number :                             TS3999002
Transmitter Site :-
Nominal location :                                     Telstra Site  MT GRAY
Australian Map Grid :                               Zone      Easting     Northing
Reference                                                  55          752849     6150221
Site Tolerance :                                          Refer to Broadcasting Services
                                                                  (Technical Planning) Guidelines 2007
Emission :-
Frequency Band & Mode :                       VHF-FM
Carrier Frequency :                                    88.7 MHz
Polarisation :                                              Mixed
Maximum antenna height :                        25 m
Output Radiation Pattern :-
Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)
Maximum ERP

At all angles of azimuth
200 W

 
Attachment        1.6
LICENCE AREA PLAN :    Goulburn Radio
Category :                                                  National
General Area Served :                               Goulburn (town) (NSW)
Service Licence Number :                         Not applicable
TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio
Specification Number :                             TS10007720
Transmitter Site :-
Nominal location :                                     Telstra Site  MT GRAY
Australian Map Grid :                               Zone      Easting     Northing
Reference                                                  55          752849     6150221
Site Tolerance :                                          Refer to Broadcasting Services
                                                                  (Technical Planning) Guidelines 2007
Emission :-
Frequency Band & Mode :                       VHF-FM
Carrier Frequency :                                    89.5 MHz
Polarisation :                                              Mixed
Maximum antenna height :                        25 m
Output Radiation Pattern :-
Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)
Maximum ERP

At all angles of azimuth
200 W

 
Attachment        1.7
LICENCE AREA PLAN :    Goulburn Radio
Category :                                                  National
General Area Served :                               Goulburn (town) (NSW)
Service Licence Number :                         Not applicable
TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio
Specification Number :                             TS7632001
Transmitter Site :-
Nominal location :                                     Telstra Site  MT GRAY
Australian Map Grid :                               Zone      Easting     Northing
Reference                                                  55          752849     6150221
Site Tolerance :                                          Refer to Broadcasting Services
                                                                  (Technical Planning) Guidelines 2007
Emission :-
Frequency Band & Mode :                       VHF-FM
Carrier Frequency :                                    90.3 MHz
Polarisation :                                              Mixed
Maximum antenna height :                        25 m
Output Radiation Pattern :-
Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)
Maximum ERP

At all angles of azimuth
200 W

 
 
 
Attachment        1.8
LICENCE AREA PLAN :    Goulburn Radio
Category :                                                  Commercial
General Area Served :                               Goulburn (NSW)
Service Licence Number :                         SL4112
TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - AM Radio
Specification Number :                             TS4112001
Transmitter Site :-
Nominal location :                                     River Street GOULBURN
Australian Map Grid :                               Zone      Easting     Northing
Reference                                                  55          746761     6151659
Site Tolerance :                                          Refer to Broadcasting Services
                                                                  (Technical Planning) Guidelines 2007
Emission :-
Frequency Band & Mode :                       MF-AM
Carrier Frequency :                                    1368 kHz
Output Radiation Pattern :-
Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)
Elevation
Maximum CMF

At all angles of azimuth
0
440 V

 
Special Conditions :-
1. The facility will operate with a CMF not to exceed 690 V for all angles of azimuth, from one hour after local sunrise, to one hour before local sunset as defined at the transmitter site on the 15th day of each month (day-night switching).
2. The licensee should operate the transmission facility according to the ACMA's policy on implementation of day/night switching operation.
Attachment        1.9
LICENCE AREA PLAN :    Goulburn Radio
Category :                                                  Commercial
General Area Served :                               Braidwood (NSW)
Service Licence Number :                         SL4112
TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio
Specification Number :                             TS10008313
Transmitter Site :-
Nominal location :                                     Broadcast Site  MT GILLAMATONG
Australian Map Grid :                               Zone      Easting     Northing
Reference                                                  55          751468     6072745
Site Tolerance :                                          Refer to Broadcasting Services
                                                                  (Technical Planning) Guidelines 2007
Emission :-
Frequency Band & Mode :                       VHF-FM
Carrier Frequency :                                    96.1 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        1.10
LICENCE AREA PLAN :    Goulburn Radio
Category :                                                  Commercial
General Area Served :                               Crookwell (NSW)
Service Licence Number :                         SL4112
TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio
Specification Number :                             TS10009495
Transmitter Site :-
Nominal location :                                     Broadcast Site  Wades Hill  CROOKWELL
Australian Map Grid :                               Zone      Easting     Northing
Reference                                                  55          724172     6184481
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 :                        18 m
Output Radiation Pattern :-
Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)
Maximum ERP

At all angles of azimuth
100 W

 
Special Conditions :-
Any transmission in accordance with this technical 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.
Minimum Level of Service Requirements, as detailed in the Technical Planning Guidelines clauses 38 and 39, do not apply to this specification.
Attachment        1.11
LICENCE AREA PLAN :    Goulburn Radio
Category :                                                  Commercial
General Area Served :                               Goulburn (NSW)
Service Licence Number :                         SL10313
TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio
Specification Number :                             TS10004710
Transmitter Site :-
Nominal location :                                     Radio Goulburn Broadcast Tower  MT    GRAY
Australian Map Grid :                               Zone      Easting     Northing
Reference                                                  55          752799     6150081
Site Tolerance :                                          Refer to Broadcasting Services
                                                                  (Technical Planning) Guidelines 2007
Emission :-
Frequency Band & Mode :                       VHF-FM
Carrier Frequency :                                    93.5 MHz
Polarisation :                                              Mixed
Maximum antenna height :                        25 m
Output Radiation Pattern :-
Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)
Maximum ERP

At all angles of azimuth
40 kW

 
Attachment        1.12
LICENCE AREA PLAN :    Goulburn Radio
Category :                                                  Commercial
General Area Served :                               Braidwood (NSW)
Service Licence Number :                         SL10313
TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio
Specification Number :                             TS10008312
Transmitter Site :-
Nominal location :                                     Broadcast Site  MT GILLAMATONG
Australian Map Grid :                               Zone      Easting     Northing
Reference                                                  55          751468     6072745
Site Tolerance :                                          Refer to Broadcasting Services
                                                                  (Technical Planning) Guidelines 2007
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        1.13
LICENCE AREA PLAN :    Goulburn Radio
Category :                                                  Commercial
General Area Served :                               Crookwell (NSW)
Service Licence Number :                         SL10313
TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio
Specification Number :                             TS10009496
Transmitter Site :-
Nominal location :                                     Broadcast Site  Wades Hill  CROOKWELL
Australian Map Grid :                               Zone      Easting     Northing
Reference                                                  55          724172     6184481
Site Tolerance :                                          Refer to Broadcasting Services
                                                                  (Technical Planning) Guidelines 2007
Emission :-
Frequency Band & Mode :                       VHF-FM
Carrier Frequency :                                    103.7 MHz
Polarisation :                                              Mixed
Maximum antenna height :                        18 m
Output Radiation Pattern :-
Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)
Maximum ERP

At all angles of azimuth
100 W

 
Special Conditions :-
Any transmission in accordance with this technical 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.
Minimum Level of Service Requirements, as detailed in the Technical Planning Guidelines clauses 38 and 39, do not apply to this specification.
Attachment        1.14
LICENCE AREA PLAN :    Goulburn Radio
Category :                                                  Open Narrowcasting
General Area Served :                               Goulburn (town) (NSW)
Service Licence Number :                         Not applicable
TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio
Specification Number :                             TS10008339
Transmitter Site :-
Nominal location :                                     Telstra Site  MT GRAY
Australian Map Grid :                               Zone      Easting     Northing
Reference                                                  55          752849     6150221
Site Tolerance :                                          Refer to Broadcasting Services
                                                                  (Technical Planning) Guidelines 2007
Emission :-
Frequency Band & Mode :                       VHF-FM
Carrier Frequency :                                    100.7 MHz
Polarisation :                                              Mixed
Maximum antenna height :                        10 m
Output Radiation Pattern :-
Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)
Maximum ERP

At all angles of azimuth
200 W

 
Special Conditions :-
The 'coverage radius' of this transmission is 10 kilometres measured from a point with the following AMG co-ordinates: Zone: 55; Easting: 752849; Northing: 6150221. This point is the same as the nominal transmitter site.
Attachment        1.15
LICENCE AREA PLAN :    Goulburn Radio
Category :                                                  Open Narrowcasting
General Area Served :                               Goulburn (NSW)
Service Licence Number :                         Not applicable
TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio
Specification Number :                             TS10008394
Transmitter Site :-
Nominal location :                                     Telstra Site  MT GRAY
Australian Map Grid :                               Zone      Easting     Northing
Reference                                                  55          752849     6150221
Site Tolerance :                                          Refer to Broadcasting Services
                                                                  (Technical Planning) Guidelines 2007
Emission :-
Frequency Band & Mode :                       VHF-FM
Carrier Frequency :                                    94.3 MHz
Polarisation :                                              Mixed
Maximum antenna height :                        25 m
Output Radiation Pattern :-
Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)
Maximum ERP

At all angles of azimuth
1 kW

 
Special Conditions :-
1. The 'coverage radius' of this transmission is 12 kilometres measured from a point with the following AMG co-ordinates: Zone: 55; Easting: 752849; Northing: 6150221. This point is the same as the nominal transmitter site.
2. Any transmission in accordance with this specification is planned on the basis that it will be protected to a minimum field strength of 66 dBuV/m against interference from other broadcasting services.
Attachment        1.16
LICENCE AREA PLAN :    Goulburn Radio
Category :                                                  National
General Area Served :                               Goulburn (town) (NSW)
Service Licence Number :                         Not applicable
TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio
Specification Number :                             TS10008597
Transmitter Site :-
Nominal location :                                     Telstra Site  MT GRAY
Australian Map Grid :                               Zone      Easting     Northing
Reference                                                  55          752849     6150221
Site Tolerance :                                          Refer to Broadcasting Services
                                                                  (Technical Planning) Guidelines 2007
Emission :-
Frequency Band & Mode :                       VHF-FM
Carrier Frequency :                                    99.9 MHz
Polarisation :                                              Mixed
Maximum antenna height :                        25 m
Output Radiation Pattern :-
Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)
Maximum ERP

At all angles of azimuth
200 W

 
Special Conditions :-
The service is interference limited, only field strength levels of 66dBuV/m and above will be protected from interference.
 
Attachment        2.1
Licence Area - GOULBURN RA2
Licence Area ID - 1407
Community Radio Service Licence number:  SL3113
The licence area, in terms of areas defined by the Australian Bureau of Statistics at the Census of 8 August 2006, is: 
 
Area Description

Goulburn Mulwaree (A) - Goulburn (SLA)

NSW CD 200101

NSW CD 200103

NSW CD 200104

NSW CD 200105

NSW CD 200107

NSW CD 200108

NSW CD 200112

NSW CD 200201

NSW CD 200206

NSW CD 200207

 
Note: 
Standard terminology used by the Australian Bureau of Statistics: 
(SLA)    =  Statistical Local Area
 (A)        =  NSW Local Government Area (excluding Cities)
 (CD)     =  Collection District
 
Attachment        2.2
LICENCE AREA PLAN :    Goulburn Radio
Category :                                                  Community
General Area Served :                               Goulburn (NSW)
Service Licence Number :                         SL3113
TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio
Specification Number :                             TS1137615
Transmitter Site :-
Nominal location :                                     Telstra Site  MT GRAY
Australian Map Grid :                               Zone      Easting     Northing
Reference                                                  55          752849     6150221
Site Tolerance :                                          Refer to Broadcasting Services
                                                                  (Technical Planning) Guidelines 2007
Emission :-
Frequency Band & Mode :                       VHF-FM
Carrier Frequency :                                    103.3 MHz
Polarisation :                                              Mixed
Maximum antenna height :                        20 m
Output Radiation Pattern :-
Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)
Maximum ERP

At all angles of azimuth
2 kW

 
Attachment        3.1
Licence Area - BRAIDWOOD RA1
Licence Area ID - 1240
Community Radio Service Licence number:  SL1150816
The licence area, in terms of areas defined by the Australian Bureau of Statistics at the Census of 8 August 2006, is: 
 
Area Description

NSW CD 170702

NSW CD 170704

 
Note: 
Standard terminology used by the Australian Bureau of Statistics: 
 (CD)     =  Collection District
 
Attachment        3.2
LICENCE AREA PLAN :    Goulburn Radio
Category :                                                  Community
General Area Served :                               Braidwood (NSW)
Service Licence Number :                         SL1150816
TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio
Specification Number :                             TS10013016
Transmitter Site :-
Nominal location :                                     Broadcast Site  MT GILLAMATONG
Australian Map Grid :                               Zone      Easting     Northing
Reference                                                  55          751468     6072745
Site Tolerance :                                          Refer to Broadcasting Services
                                                                  (Technical Planning) Guidelines 2007
Emission :-
Frequency Band & Mode :                       VHF-FM
Carrier Frequency :                                    94.5 MHz
Polarisation :                                              Mixed
Maximum antenna height :                        30 m
Output Radiation Pattern :-
Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)
Maximum ERP

At all angles of azimuth
100 W

 
Special Conditions :-
The service is interference limited, only field strength levels of 66dBuV/m and above will be protected from interference.
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