23 November Section Meeting – Nine Playout Centre

Nine Network Australia (NNA) is delighted to welcome SMPTE Australia Section members and guests to a technical overview and tour of the National Playout Centre (NPC) for Nine Network.

NPC opened in 2012 and originally served 18 channels across the country. The multichannel content playout solution allowed the broadcaster to streamline technical operations by centralizing playout within a single, highly efficient and modern broadcast facility.

3 & 5 October Section Meetings – IP Media Infrastructure workshop

SMPTE Australia Section in conjunction with Studiotech Australia is pleased to be hosting for members and guests, IP Media Infrastructure Workshops in both Sydney and Melbourne.

As part of SMPTE’s ongoing commitment to education and training, these workshops will dispel the confusion surrounding the various IP formats and standards, interoperability, data throughput and data management concerns for use in a Broadcast and Media production IP environment.

Sydney Section Meeting is sold out!!! – ***SMPTE MEMBERS ONLY***

Telstra Broadcast Services SMPTE Section Meeting


What a great turn out for the Telstra Broadcast Services (TBS) pre-launch visit of its Broadcast Operations Centre (BOC) for SMPTE members and guests. The modest sized room adjoining the control room was at capacity with people outside the door trying to get a glimpse of the monitor and listening intently to Paul Suter’s every word.