Hundreds of Gold Coast homes, businesses without power

More than 1000 homes and businesses on the Gold Coast are currently without power after an outage on Wednesday morning.

Biggera Waters is the worst affected suburb with more than 760 customers currently offline.

The area affected includes Brisbane Rd, Coombabah Rd, Hollywell Rd and surrounding streets.


There are numerous sets of traffic lights that are also out of action as a result.

Around 260 residents in Runaway Bay and another 90 in Labrador are also impacted.

Energex says it is investigating the cause of the outage.

No timeframe has been given for when power will be restored.