Outage knocks out power to nearly 2000 Gold Coast properties

More than 1800 properties are currently without power on the southern end of the Gold Coast.

Mudgeeraba is the worst affected area with 1,189 properties impacted.

There are also 644 homes and businesses in Reedy Creek experiencing a blackout, as well as 3 in Robina.


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An Energex spokesperson says the cause of the outage is due to an excavator that hit an underground cable on Robina Parkway, Robina.

A crew is on scene currently working to fix the outage.

Power should start to gradually be restored around 12pm to homes in Reedy Creek and Mudgeeraba.

However, those properties impacted along Robina Parkway, and close to, will be without power until at least 2pm this afternoon.