Network overview

World-class digital broadcast network

  • Operating from 622 sites
  • Covering 99% of Australia’s population
  • 1,529 managed transmission services provided
  • 24/7 monitoring and customer support

Broadcast Australia is a world leader in the design, deployment and operation of digital broadcast networks, leveraging common infrastructure to deploy economies of scale and ensure value for money in the delivery of current and future services. Combining a rugged, high performing network with technical expertise allows Broadcast Australia to meet and surpass the most stringent of service level agreements for our customers.

Digital terrestrial television (DTV) – Broadcast Australia delivers DTV services nationally on behalf of ABC and SBS, as well as commercial broadcasters. Our digital terrestrial network is engineered for performance. Designed and built in-house using best-of-breed technologies it comprises seamlessly integrated digital transmission and RF broadcast equipment operated by a national team.

 

Digital audio broadcast (DAB) Broadcast Australia delivers ABC and SBS DAB services to the country’s five major capital cities. We are also the preferred supplier of operations and maintenance services to Commercial Radio Australia for their DAB services operated from TXA sites across the five metropolitan markets

Other Services Broadcast Australia operate and maintain AM and FM radio services for ABC, SBS and commercial broadcasters across the country. In addition, we provide site sharing, co-hosting and infrastructure services to the telecommunications, utilities, emergency services and broadcasting industries as well as network design and build capabilities.