Blackout hits northern Gold Coast, more than 2000 properties affected

4:50 PM | POWER has been restored to the northern Gold Coast following an earlier blackout.

More than 2,300 homes and businesses were left without power at Pimpama following the outage around 3pm.

It’s understood a tip-truck had struck overhead power lines on Pimpama-Jacobs Well Road.


3:30 PM | A BLACKOUT has cut power to more two thousand properties on the northern Gold Coast.

The outage hit around 3pm and has blacked out 2379 homes and businesses at Pimpama.

Energex crews have been dispatched to investigate the cause.

At this stage, it is not known when power will be restored.

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