Power outage impacting homes, businesses on northern Gold Coast

More than 1000 homes and businesses on the northern Gold Coast are currently without power due to a blackout.

The majority of those affected are in Pimpama where around 870 customers are currently offline.

Another 166 customers are without power in Ormeau.


Some of the areas impacted include properties in and around Pimpama Jacobs Well Rd, Old Pacific Highway, Old Wharf Rd, Pimpama Rivers Rd and Reedman Rd.

Energex says it is currently investigating the cause.

It hasn’t given any indication when the power might be restored.