Hundreds without power after outage in Gold Coast Hinterland

Morew than 2000 homes and businesses in the Gold Coast Hinterland are currently with power after an outage hit the area on Tuesday afternoon.

The worst affected area is Tamborine Mountain where more than 1600 customers are impacted.

Another 460 homes and businesses in Springbrook are also without power.


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Other affected suburbs include Currumbin Valley, Numinbah Valley, Natural Bridge, Neranwood and Austinville.

Energex says the cause is under investigation but is yet to give an estimate of when power might be restored.

The area has been hit with strong winds for most of the days with gusts in excess of 50km/h.