Blackout: 74 streets lose power on the Gold Coast

MORE than 1600 homes and businesses have lost power on the northern Gold Coast.

The outage, which hit shortly after 11 am, is affecting 1618 customers on 74 streets in Ormeau.

It is not yet known what triggered the blackout, or when services will be restored.


Energex crews are in the field, investigating the cause.

They hope to provide an update by 2 pm.

Streets affected:

Alisma Ct
Anna Ave
Antonia Pl
Appadene St
Arcot St
Auburn Ct
Badila Ave
Baywood Ct
Begonia St
Bellthorpe Rd
Benson St
Bloomfield Ct
Cane Rd
Carrieton St
Cassius Way
Cedarton Cres
Charlton Cres
Coorabelle Cres
Dahlia Cres
Daylesford Cct
Duranta St
Eggersdorf Rd
Elmore St
Emmaville Cres
Eumundi St
Flaxton St
Freesia Ct
Geranium St
Glenafton Ct
Goldmine Rd
Hazelmere Cres
Headland Ct
Helidon Gr
Hydrangea St
Jacobs Ridge Rd
Jondaryan St
Jonquil St
Katandra Cres
Keewong St
Kilkivan Dr
Killarney Ct
Lahr&Apos;S Rd
Lauradale Cres
Lilyvale Cres
Lynbrook Ave
Maclagen St
Madeline Pl
Maidenwell Rd
Mark Porter Pl
Mavis Ct
Millicent St
Mindarie St
Minka Lane
Motorway Cct
Myrtle Ave
Natasha St
Paris Pde
Peachester Cl
Penneshaw Cres
Pincally Cres
Pindar Ave
Ravensthorpe St
Raynuha Ct
Rivervale St
Rockwood Dr
Rosabrook Cres
Shannonbrook Ave
Strathburn Cres
Summerlea Cres
Tarella Ct
Terang Ct
Wecaso Lane
Wilpena St
Yantara Cl
Yelka St