ABC (TV station)
ABC is the Australian Broadcasting Corporation's television station in Canberra, Australian Capital Territory. The station began broadcasting on 18 December 1962 and broadcasts from studios in Dickson. Its main transmitter is at Black Mountain.
|Canberra, Australian Capital Territory|
|Channels||Digital: 8 (VHF)|
|Translators||Analogue: ABC49 Conder|
ABC55 Mount Taylor
ABC60 Tuggeranong Hill
Digital: ABC41 Mount Taylor and Tuggeranong Hill
|Owner||Australian Broadcasting Corporation|
|First air date||18 December 1962|
|Call letters' meaning||ABC Canberra|
|Former channel number(s)||3 (VHF) (1962–1996)(analogue)|
9 (VHF) (1996–2012)(analogue)
9A (VHF) (2003-2014) (digital)
|Transmitter power||160 kW (analogue)|
50 kW (digital)
|Height||349 m (analogue)|
362 m (digital)
|Transmitter coordinates||35°16′32″S 149°5′52″E|
ABC News Canberra is presented by Dan Bourchier on weeknights and Craig Allen on weekends. The weeknight bulletins incorporate a national finance section presented by Alan Kohler in Melbourne.
A new studio set was introduced in mid-2014 to match the rest of the ABC News network.
- HAAT estimated from http://www.itu.int/SRTM3/ using EHAAT.