The Fly by Night Musicians Club is a not for profit community musicians club and music venue located in the heart of Fremantle, Western Australia.




Wireless Audio Transmitter Ban from 1 January 2015

An article in this week’s Fremantle Herald highlights the impending changes to Australia’s digital spectrum.  Most wireless audio transmitters (for example, wireless microphones, in-ear monitoring systems, public announcement systems and musical pick-ups) currently operate in the 694–820 MHz frequency range. From 1 January 2015, it will be illegal to operate wireless microphones and audio transmitters in this frequency range.

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So, before 1 January 2015 you need to check whether you can re-tune your wireless audio transmitter so that it uses a different frequency range. If you cannot retune, you will need to buy new equipment for use after 31 December 2014. Be sure to buy equipment that does not operate in the 694–820 MHz frequency range.

For all the information about these changes head to