UPDATE @1.15PM | More than 500 homes are still without power on the Gold Coast this afternoon.
1,078 homes lost power around midday today, with Energex reporting the cause of the outage was ‘under investigation’.
In the last hour, power has been restored to around half of those homes.
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EARLIER @ 12.15PM | More than 1,000 homes have lost power on the Gold Coast this afternoon, with a number of busy streets going dark around midday.
Energex reports 1,078 properties are currently without electricity in Robina, with the cause of the outage under investigation.
Streets affected include Christine Avenue and Robina Town Centre Drive.
Other streets include Arbour Avenue, Campus Crescent, Easthill Drive, Glades Drive, Investigator Drive, Laver Drive, Manhattan Avenue, Riverwalk Avenue, The Gardenway and Waterfront Place.