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Location-specific information

Our fact sheet Getting the most out of your digital TV reception is a good place to start when experiencing problems with television reception.

We've published some information about known reception issues in specific areas, so click below for the latest on TV reception in these locations: 


Communities affected


Further information

Berrigan Shire  Finley, Berrigan, Barooga, Tocumwal  3 May 2019  TV reception issues in Berrigan Shire
Hobart  North Hobart, Mt Stuart, Newton, Lenah Valley 8 May 2018  Changes to ABC transmission in Hobart 

Apollo Bay 

Apollo Bay, Skenes Creek

1 September 2016

Apollo Bay upgrade and frequency change


Mortlake and surrounding areas 

4 August 2016 


Dongara/Port Denison

Dongara, Port Denison

31 May 2016

TV reception issues in Dongara and Port Denison


Angelsea, Aireys Inlet, Fairhaven

3 May 2016

Anglesea and Aireys Inlet

East Gippsland

Lakes Entrance, Bairnsdale, Orbost, Eagle Point, Metung, Newlands Arm, Nicholson, Marlo, Paynesville, Raymond Island, Swan Reach.

13 April 2016

East Gippsland


Port Stephens area from Tea Gardens to Salt Ash, Anna Bay, Tanilba Bay, Karuah, Swan Bay, Medowie, Bulahdelah

11 December 2015

Warm reception in the Hunter



10 July 2015


Central Western Slopes, New South Wales

Gulgong, Narromine, Trangie and possibly Warren

8 December 2014

Reception difficulties Central Western Slopes 

Shoalhaven, New South Wales

Nowra, Kiama and surrounding Shoalhaven area

7 October 2014

Shoalhaven reception update


Last updated: 02 May 2019