Licence Area Plan - Bathurst Radio - Variation No. 1 of 2012

Link to law: https://www.comlaw.gov.au/Details/F2012L00966

Variation to Licence Area Plan – Bathurst Radio – No.1 of 2012
1. Enabling legislation
The Australian Communications and Media Authority makes this instrument under subsection 26(2) of the Broadcasting Services Act 1992.
2. Name of Instrument
This instrument is the Variation to Licence Area Plan – Bathurst Radio – No.1 of 2012.
3. Commencement
This instrument commences 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
4. Variation
The Licence Area Plan – Bathurst (Radio) – May 1997 determined by the Australian Broadcasting Authority on 15 May 1997 is varied as follows:
(a)          rename the instrument as “Licence Area Plan – Bathurst Radio”;
(b)          amend the heading on the title page so that it reads “Licence Area Plan – Bathurst Radio”;
(c)          on page one:
(i)            amend the heading so that it reads “Licence Area Plan – Bathurst Radio”; and
(ii)          omit the sub-heading “Determination”;
(iii)        omit the four paragraphs of text and substitute the following clauses:
“(1)      This plan for radio broadcasting services in the Bathurst area of central New South Wales is made under subsection 26(1) of the Broadcasting Services Act 1992.
(2)        Two commercial radio broadcasting services, four national radio broadcasting services and one open narrowcasting radio service 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 - 1.12 to this plan.
(3)        One community radio broadcasting 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 is set out in Schedule Two and attachments 2.2 - 2.3 to this plan.
(4)        One community radio broadcasting 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 is set out in Schedule Two and Attachment 3.2 to this plan.
(5)        A reference in this plan to a schedule or an attachment includes reference to a schedule or attachment as amended from time to time.”
(d)         immediately before Schedule One:
(i)            omit the heading “SCHEDULE”; and
(ii)          omit the words “The Schedule sets out” and all six paragraphs marked with dot points that follow;
(e)          omit all Schedules and substitute all Schedules of this instrument;
(f)           omit all Attachments and substitute all Attachments of this instrument.

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

The Common Seal of the Australian Communications and Media Authority was affixed to this document in the presence of:



[signed]

[signed]


Signature of Member
Signature of Member/General Manager


 

RICHARD LANCELOT BEAN
 GILES TANNER

Name (Please Print)
Name (Please Print)



Dated this       20th                     day of          April                 2012.

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

National
95.9 MHz
N/A
TS10007024
1.4
Bathurst (City)

National
96.7 MHz
N/A
TS10001819
1.5
Bathurst (City)

National
97.5 MHz
N/A
TS10007025
1.6
Bathurst (City)

National
98.3 MHz
N/A
TS10014310
1.11
Bathurst (City)

Commercial
1503 kHz
SL10248
TS10004208
1.2
Bathurst

 
89.3 MHz
SL10248
TS10013964
1.8
Blayney

 
88.1 MHz
SL10248
TS10013961
1.9
Burraga

 
90.1 MHz
SL10248
TS10013957
1.10
Sofala

 
105.5 MHz
SL10248
TS1133740
1.12
Oberon

Commercial
99.3 MHz
SL10276
TS10001355
1.3
Bathurst

Open Narrowcasting
100.9 MHz
N/A
TS10001353
1.7
Bathurst

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

Community
92.3 MHz
SL10281
TS10001818
2.2
Bathurst (City)

 
94.7 MHz
SL10281
TS10004545
2.3
Orange

Schedule Three
Licence Area Plan : Bathurst Radio
Licence Area : BATHURST RA3
Service Category
Channel/ Frequency
Service Licence No
Transmitter Specification No
Attach No
Area Served

Community
100.1 MHz
SL10275
TS10001354
3.2
Bathurst

 
 
Attachment        1.1
Licence Area - BATHURST RA1
Licence Area ID - 364
Commercial Radio Service Licence numbers:  SL10248, SL10276
The licence area, in terms of areas defined by the Australian Bureau of Statistics at the census of 8 August 2006, is: 

Area Description

Bathurst Regional (A) - Pt A (SLA)

NSW CD 140401

NSW CD 140402

NSW CD 140403

NSW CD 140404

NSW CD 140501

NSW CD 140502

NSW CD 141101

NSW CD 141102

NSW CD 141103

NSW CD 141104

NSW CD 141105

NSW CD 141106

NSW CD 141107

NSW CD 141108

NSW CD 141204

NSW CD 141301

NSW CD 141302

NSW CD 141303

NSW CD 141304

NSW CD 141305

NSW CD 141501

NSW CD 141502

NSW CD 141503

NSW CD 141504

NSW CD 141505

NSW CD 141506

NSW CD 141507

NSW CD 141508

NSW CD 141509

NSW CD 141510

NSW CD 142001

NSW CD 142002

NSW CD 142003

NSW CD 142004

NSW CD 142005

NSW CD 142006

NSW CD 142007

NSW CD 142010

NSW CD 142012

 
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        1.2
LICENCE AREA PLAN :    Bathurst Radio
Category :                                                  Commercial
General Area Served :                               Bathurst (NSW)
Service Licence Number :                         SL10248
TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - AM Radio
Specification Number :                             TS10004208
Transmitter Site :-
Nominal location :                                     Broadcast Site  EGLINTON
Australian Map Grid :                               Zone      Easting     Northing
Reference                                                  55          735904     6304498
Site Tolerance :                                          Refer to Broadcasting Services
                                                                  (Technical Planning) Guidelines 2007
Emission :-
Frequency Band & Mode                         MF-AM
Carrier Frequency :                                    1503 kHz
Output Radiation Pattern :-
Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)
Elevation
Maximum CMF

At all angles of azimuth
0
1.055 kV

73°T - 73°T
43
182 V

118°T - 118°T
7
960 V

126°T - 126°T
7
950 V

217°T - 217°T
27
160 V

218°T - 218°T
16
98 V

 
Notes :-
 
1.      The CMF at all elevations is not to exceed the specified CMF at 0 degrees elevation for all angles of azimuth.
Attachment        1.3
LICENCE AREA PLAN :    Bathurst Radio
Category :                                                  Commercial
General Area Served :                               Bathurst (NSW)
Service Licence Number :                         SL10276
TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio
Specification Number :                             TS10001355
Transmitter Site :-
Nominal location :                                     Bathurst Broadcasters Site  Gulf Forest Rd         2km North of  YETHOLME
Australian Map Grid :                               Zone      Easting     Northing
Reference                                                  55          760758     6297185
Site Tolerance :                                          Refer to Broadcasting Services
                                                                  (Technical Planning) Guidelines 2007
Emission :-
Frequency Band & Mode                         VHF-FM
Carrier Frequency :                                    99.3 MHz
Polarisation                                                Mixed
Maximum antenna height                          45 m
Output Radiation Pattern :-
Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)
Maximum ERP

At all angles of azimuth
10 kW

 
Attachment        1.4
LICENCE AREA PLAN :    Bathurst Radio
Category :                                                  National
General Area Served :                               Bathurst (City) (NSW)
Service Licence Number :                         Not applicable
TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio
Specification Number :                             TS10007024
Transmitter Site :-
Nominal location :                                     Broadcast Site  Reid Park  MOUNT        PANORAMA
Australian Map Grid :                               Zone      Easting     Northing
Reference                                                  55          736650     6295750
Site Tolerance :                                          Refer to Broadcasting Services
                                                                  (Technical Planning) Guidelines 2007
Emission :-
Frequency Band & Mode                         VHF-FM
Carrier Frequency :                                    95.9 MHz
Polarisation                                                Mixed
Maximum antenna height                          37 m
Output Radiation Pattern :-
Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)
Maximum ERP

At all angles of azimuth
200 W

 
Attachment        1.5
LICENCE AREA PLAN :    Bathurst Radio
Category :                                                  National
General Area Served :                               Bathurst (City) (NSW)
Service Licence Number :                         Not applicable
TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio
Specification Number :                             TS10001819
Transmitter Site :-
Nominal location :                                     Broadcast Site  Reid Park  MOUNT        PANORAMA
Australian Map Grid :                               Zone      Easting     Northing
Reference                                                  55          736650     6295750
Site Tolerance :                                          Refer to Broadcasting Services
                                                                  (Technical Planning) Guidelines 2007
Emission :-
Frequency Band & Mode                         VHF-FM
Carrier Frequency :                                    96.7 MHz
Polarisation                                                Mixed
Maximum antenna height                          37 m
Output Radiation Pattern :-
Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)
Maximum ERP

At all angles of azimuth
200 W

 
Attachment        1.6
LICENCE AREA PLAN :    Bathurst Radio
Category :                                                  National
General Area Served :                               Bathurst (City) (NSW)
Service Licence Number :                         Not applicable
TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio
Specification Number :                             TS10007025
Transmitter Site :-
Nominal location :                                     Broadcast Site  Reid Park  MOUNT        PANORAMA
Australian Map Grid :                               Zone      Easting     Northing
Reference                                                  55          736650     6295750
Site Tolerance :                                          Refer to Broadcasting Services
                                                                  (Technical Planning) Guidelines 2007
Emission :-
Frequency Band & Mode                         VHF-FM
Carrier Frequency :                                    97.5 MHz
Polarisation                                                Mixed
Maximum antenna height                          37 m
Output Radiation Pattern :-
Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)
Maximum ERP

At all angles of azimuth
200 W

 
Attachment        1.7
LICENCE AREA PLAN :    Bathurst Radio
Category :                                                  Open Narrowcasting
General Area Served :                               Bathurst (NSW)
Service Licence Number :                         Not applicable
TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio
Specification Number :                             TS10001353
Transmitter Site :-
Nominal location :                                     Broadcast Planning Nominal Site  Gulf   Forest Rd  2km North of  YETHOLME
Australian Map Grid :                               Zone      Easting     Northing
Reference                                                  55          760700     6297100
Site Tolerance :                                          Refer to Broadcasting Services
                                                                  (Technical Planning) Guidelines 2007
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
10 kW

 
Special Conditions :-
The 'coverage radius' of this transmitter is 30 kilometres measured from a point with the following AMG co-ordinates: Zone: 55; Easting: 736650; Northing: 6295750. This point is not the same as the nominal transmitter site.
Attachment        1.8
LICENCE AREA PLAN :    Bathurst Radio
Category :                                                  Commercial
General Area Served :                               Blayney (NSW)
Service Licence Number :                         SL10248
TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio
Specification Number :                             TS10013964
Transmitter Site :-
Nominal location :                                     Church Hill  BLAYNEY
Australian Map Grid :                               Zone      Easting     Northing
Reference                                                  55          708969     6288551
Site Tolerance :                                          Refer to Broadcasting Services
                                                                  (Technical Planning) Guidelines 2007
Emission :-
Frequency Band & Mode                         VHF-FM
Carrier Frequency :                                    89.3 MHz
Polarisation                                                Mixed
Maximum antenna height                          30 m
Output Radiation Pattern :-
Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)
Maximum ERP

0°T - 50°T
10 W

50°T - 80°T
100 W

80°T - 90°T
250 W

90°T - 100°T
500 W

100°T - 180°T
1 kW

180°T - 190°T
500 W

190°T - 200°T
250 W

200°T - 230°T
100 W

230°T - 360°T
10 W

 
Attachment        1.9
LICENCE AREA PLAN :    Bathurst Radio
Category :                                                  Commercial
General Area Served :                               Burraga (NSW)
Service Licence Number :                         SL10248
TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio
Specification Number :                             TS10013961
Transmitter Site :-
Nominal location :                                     Evans Shire Council Hut  Mt Ryan Triangle        Flat via  ABERCROMBIE
Australian Map Grid :                               Zone      Easting     Northing
Reference                                                  55          726726     6251735
Site Tolerance :                                          Refer to Broadcasting Services
                                                                  (Technical Planning) Guidelines 2007
Emission :-
Frequency Band & Mode                         VHF-FM
Carrier Frequency :                                    88.1 MHz
Polarisation                                                Mixed
Maximum antenna height                          30 m
Output Radiation Pattern :-
Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)
Maximum ERP

0°T - 10°T
1 kW

10°T - 25°T
1.45 kW

25°T - 115°T
2 kW

115°T - 130°T
1.45 kW

130°T - 150°T
1 kW

150°T - 170°T
500 W

170°T - 200°T
320 W

200°T - 300°T
80 W

300°T - 330°T
320 W

330°T - 350°T
500 W

350°T - 360°T
1 kW

 
Attachment        1.10
LICENCE AREA PLAN :    Bathurst Radio
Category :                                                  Commercial
General Area Served :                               Sofala (NSW)
Service Licence Number :                         SL10248
TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio
Specification Number :                             TS10013957
Transmitter Site :-
Nominal location :                                     Monkey Hill via Sofala  Council Site       SOFALA
Australian Map Grid :                               Zone      Easting     Northing
Reference                                                  55          741100     6342000
Site Tolerance :                                          Refer to Broadcasting Services
                                                                  (Technical Planning) Guidelines 2007
Emission :-
Frequency Band & Mode                         VHF-FM
Carrier Frequency :                                    90.1 MHz
Polarisation                                                Mixed
Maximum antenna height                          30 m
Output Radiation Pattern :-
Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)
Maximum ERP

0°T - 95°T
10 W

95°T - 125°T
40 W

125°T - 145°T
60 W

145°T - 165°T
125 W

165°T - 180°T
180 W

180°T - 270°T
250 W

270°T - 285°T
180 W

285°T - 305°T
125 W

305°T - 325°T
60 W

325°T - 355°T
40 W

355°T - 360°T
10 W

 
Attachment        1.11
LICENCE AREA PLAN :    Bathurst Radio
Category :                                                  National
General Area Served :                               Bathurst (City) (NSW)
Service Licence Number :                         Not applicable
TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio
Specification Number :                             TS10014310
Transmitter Site :-
Nominal location :                                     Broadcast Site  Reid Park  MOUNT        PANORAMA
Australian Map Grid :                               Zone      Easting     Northing
Reference                                                  55          736650     6295750
Site Tolerance :                                          Refer to Broadcasting Services
                                                                  (Technical Planning) Guidelines 2007
Emission :-
Frequency Band & Mode                         VHF-FM
Carrier Frequency :                                    98.3 MHz
Polarisation                                                Mixed
Maximum antenna height                          37 m
Output Radiation Pattern :-
Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)
Maximum ERP

At all angles of azimuth
200 W

 
Attachment        1.12
LICENCE AREA PLAN :    Bathurst Radio
Category :                                                  Commercial
General Area Served :                               Oberon (NSW)
Service Licence Number :                         SL10248
TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio
Specification Number :                             TS1133740
Transmitter Site :-
Nominal location :                                     Translator and GSM Tower  Falls Hill     Rockley Road  OBERON
Australian Map Grid :                               Zone      Easting     Northing
Reference                                                  55          763025     6266975
Site Tolerance :                                          Refer to Broadcasting Services
                                                                  (Technical Planning) Guidelines 2007
Emission :-
Frequency Band & Mode                         VHF-FM
Carrier Frequency :                                    105.5 MHz
Polarisation                                                Mixed
Maximum antenna height                          25 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.
Attachment        2.1
Licence Area - BATHURST RA2
Licence Area ID - 418
Community Radio Service Licence numbers:  SL3098, SL10281
The licence area, in terms of areas defined by the Australian Bureau of Statistics at the census of 8 August 2006, is: 

Area Description

Orange (C) (LGA)

Bathurst Regional (A) - Pt A (SLA)

NSW CD 140109

NSW CD 140202

NSW CD 140203

NSW CD 140301

NSW CD 140302

NSW CD 140303

NSW CD 140304

NSW CD 140305

NSW CD 140306

NSW CD 140401

NSW CD 140402

NSW CD 140403

NSW CD 140501

NSW CD 140502

NSW CD 141102

NSW CD 141103

NSW CD 141104

NSW CD 141202

NSW CD 141301

NSW CD 141302

NSW CD 141402

NSW CD 141502

NSW CD 141505

NSW CD 141509

 
Note: 
Standard terminology used by the Australian Bureau of Statistics: 
 (C)        =  City
(LGA)   =  Local Government Area
(SLA)    =  Statistical Local Area
 (A)        =  NSW Local Government Area (excluding cities)
 (CD)     =  Collection District
 
Attachment        2.2
LICENCE AREA PLAN :    Bathurst Radio
Category :                                                  Community
General Area Served :                               Bathurst (City) (NSW)
Service Licence Number :                         SL10281
TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio
Specification Number :                             TS10001818
Transmitter Site :-
Nominal location :                                     Broadcast Site  MOUNT PANORAMA
Australian Map Grid :                               Zone      Easting     Northing
Reference                                                  55          736605     6294703
Site Tolerance :                                          Refer to Broadcasting Services
                                                                  (Technical Planning) Guidelines 2007
Emission :-
Frequency Band & Mode                         VHF-FM
Carrier Frequency :                                    92.3 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        2.3
LICENCE AREA PLAN :    Bathurst Radio
Category :                                                  Community
General Area Served :                               Orange (NSW)
Service Licence Number :                         SL10281
TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio
Specification Number :                             TS10004545
Transmitter Site :-
Nominal location :                                     Broadcast Site  MT CANOBOLAS
Australian Map Grid :                               Zone      Easting     Northing
Reference                                                  55          684425     6308875
Site Tolerance :                                          Refer to Broadcasting Services
                                                                  (Technical Planning) Guidelines 2007
Emission :-
Frequency Band & Mode                         VHF-FM
Carrier Frequency :                                    94.7 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

 
Attachment        3.1
Licence Area - BATHURST RA3
Licence Area ID - 789
Community Radio Service Licence numbers:  SL10275
The licence area, in terms of areas defined by the Australian Bureau of Statistics at the census of 8 August 2006, is: 

Area Description

Bathurst Regional (A) - Pt A (SLA)

NSW CD 140401

NSW CD 140402

NSW CD 140403

NSW CD 140404

NSW CD 140501

NSW CD 140502

NSW CD 141101

NSW CD 141102

NSW CD 141103

NSW CD 141104

NSW CD 141105

NSW CD 141106

NSW CD 141107

NSW CD 141108

NSW CD 141204

NSW CD 141301

NSW CD 141302

NSW CD 141303

NSW CD 141305

NSW CD 141501

NSW CD 141502

NSW CD 141503

NSW CD 141504

NSW CD 141505

NSW CD 141506

NSW CD 141507

NSW CD 141508

NSW CD 141509

NSW CD 141510

NSW CD 142001

NSW CD 142003

NSW CD 142004

NSW CD 142005

NSW CD 142006

NSW CD 142007

NSW CD 142010

NSW CD 142012

 
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        3.2
LICENCE AREA PLAN :    Bathurst Radio
Category :                                                  Community
General Area Served :                               Bathurst (NSW)
Service Licence Number :                         SL10275
TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio
Specification Number :                             TS10001354
Transmitter Site :-
Nominal location :                                     Broadcast Planning Nominal Site  Gulf   Forest Rd  2km North of  YETHOLME
Australian Map Grid :                               Zone      Easting     Northing
Reference                                                  55          760700     6297100
Site Tolerance :                                          Refer to Broadcasting Services
                                                                  (Technical Planning) Guidelines 2007
Emission :-
Frequency Band & Mode                         VHF-FM
Carrier Frequency :                                    100.1 MHz
Polarisation                                                Mixed
Maximum antenna height                          30 m
Output Radiation Pattern :-
Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)
Maximum ERP

At all angles of azimuth
10 kW

 
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