Planned Works

Planned works and interruptions to services are listed below. Motorists and pedestrians are advised to follow warning signs around the affected areas. We thank you for your cooperation and understanding. For more information please call 1800 245 092. You can also follow PowerWaterCorp on Twitter. See our Planned works program page for more information.

If you see a faulty street light or one that is on during the day, call 1800 245 092 or complete the online form. Note the number on the pole to help us identify it. The sooner you let us know, the sooner we can fix it.

If you see Power and Water infrastructure that appears damaged or out of place, email customerservice@powerwater.com.au, complete our feedback form or call us on 1800 245 092.

If you are experiencing discoloured water please read our water quality fact sheet.

In an emergency, call 1800 245 090 any time.

If it's not a life-threatening situation involving power, water or sewerage call Power and Water’s general enquiries number. That way you won’t be preventing crews from responding to an emergency. Call 1800 245 092 for all power, water and sewerage non-emergency situations.

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Outage Type Location Description / Time
Power Works Darwin
DARWIN CITY
Start: Wednesday 27 August 06:00
End: Wednesday 31 December 17:00

Description:

Works to install high voltage cables in the Darwin City tunnels continues.

The streets affected are:

  • Austin Lane
  • Bennett Street
  • Esplanade
  • Knuckey Street
  • Mitchell Street
  • Mott Court
  • Peel Street
  • Wood Street 
  • Shadforth Lane
  • Smith Street - east side 
  • West Lane
Traffic control is in place. Power and Water apologises for any inconvenience caused.

For more information call 1800 245 092.

Power Works Darwin
MILLNER
Start: Monday 27 October 07:30
End: Monday 03 November 17:00

Description:

Rapid Creek Business Village

Works to install a HV underground cable from the Power and Water substation along the exit laneway to Sprigg Street continues. Access to the Business Village from Trower Road and Pearce Place is not affected. The Sprigg Street exit laneway is now open to all vehicles.

Power and Water apologises for any inconvenience caused.

For more information call 1800 245 092.

Power Works Darwin
KATHERINE
MATARANKA
PINE CREEK
Start: Monday 27 October 07:30
End: Friday 07 November 17:00

Description:

One 132kV circuit breaker is being replaced at Pine Creek. The works to replace aging equipment are necessary to give greater stability and reliability to the electricity network.

For the duration of the works the Mataranka/Katherine/Pine Creek network will operate independently of the Darwin network.

For more information call 1800 245 092.

Power Works Darwin
NIGHTCLIFF
Start: Saturday 01 November 08:30
End: Saturday 01 November 15:30

Description:

Electricity supply may be interrupted for upgrading and maintenance at:

  • Aralia Street 52, 54
Power Works Darwin
WINNELLIE
Start: Sunday 02 November 08:00
End: Sunday 02 November 13:00

Description:

Electricity supply may be interrupted for upgrading and maintenance at:

  • Reichardt Road 89
  • Sadgroves Crescent 3, 5-6, 9, 16, 20, 24, 28, 35-36, 41
  • Stuart Highway 358, 364, 370, 374

These works were scheduled for Sunday 26 October.

Power Works Darwin
DARWIN RIVER
Start: Tuesday 04 November 08:30
End: Tuesday 04 November 12:30

Description:

Electricity supply may be interrupted for upgrading and maintenance at:

  • Letchford Road 705, 735, 740, 770, 775, 795, 810, 815, 830, 990
  • Peacock Road 285, 350, 365, 400, 420, 428, 440, 455, 468, 470, 480, 500, 512, 520, 540, 550, 560
  • Spencer Road 5, 40, 45, 190, 330, 335, 346, 350, 355, 370, 375, 386, 390, 395, 415, 428, 430, 435, 445, 470, 500, 530, 540, 570, 640, 685
Power Works Darwin
GRAY
Start: Tuesday 04 November 08:30
End: Tuesday 04 November 15:30

Description:

Electricity supply may be interrupted for upgrading and maintenance at:

  • Edgecumbe Court 2-4, 6, 9-16
Power Works Darwin
EVA VALLEY
RUM JUNGLE
Start: Wednesday 05 November 09:00
End: Wednesday 05 November 13:00

Description:

Electricity supply may be interrupted for upgrading and maintenance at:

  • Cheeney Road 484, 490, 536, 542, 560, 584, 595, 693, 708, 851, 1087, 1131, 1211, 1231, 1285, 1377
  • Kerr Road 42
  • Little Road 11, 31, 51
  • Nolan Road 32, 52
  • Solomon Road 135, 165, 230,  235, 355
Power Works Darwin
GRAY
Start: Wednesday 05 November 08:00
End: Wednesday 05 November 16:00

Description:

Electricity supply may be interrupted for upgrading and maintenance at:

  • Scammell Court 7-23
Power Works Darwin
HUMPTY DOO
LAMBELLS LAGOON
Start: Thursday 06 November 09:00
End: Thursday 06 November 14:00

Description:

Electricity supply may be interrupted for upgrading and maintenance at:

  • Buckley Road 10, 45, 50, 75, 80,  100, 125, 130, 150, 170, 175, 190, 205, 210, 225, 230, 235, 240
  • Corio Road 5, 10, 22-25
  • Goode Road 10, 880, 885, 897, 909-910, 919, 929, 937, 947, 955, 965, 997, 1005, 1011, 1020-1021, 1035, 1040, 1045, 1059-1060, 1080, 1085
  • Herring Road 75, 90
  • Hill Road 30, 50, 55
  • Trippe Road 345 
Sewer Works Darwin
BUFFALO CREEK
Start: Tuesday 17 June
End: Friday 31 October

Description:

The timed discharge trial data collection is complete. The three monitoring buoys in Buffalo Creek and Shoal Bay will be removed on Friday 31 October.

See the fact sheet for more information.

 

Sewer Works Darwin
DARWIN CITY
Start: Monday 28 July 07:30
End: Friday 16 January 16:30

Description:

Works to upgrade the sewer network are continuing.

For public safety, some car parking along McMinn, Carey and Barneson Streets will be temporarily unavailable at various stages.

Works will also affect Frogs Hollow Centre for the Arts and the Cavenagh Street car park.

Users will be notified as work progresses.

Power and Water apologises for any inconvenience caused.

For more information go to powerwater.com.au/majorprojects or call 1800 245 092.

Sewer Works Darwin
ALAWA
Start: Saturday 01 November 07:30
End: Sunday 30 November 16:00

Description:

Sewer relining works will take place in Alawa.

Sewer Works Darwin
BAKEWELL
DRIVER
WINNELLIE
Start: Saturday 01 November 07:30
End: Sunday 30 November 16:00

Description:

Descaling work will be carried out at various locations.

Sewer Works Darwin
BAYVIEW
Start: Saturday 01 November 07:30
End: Sunday 30 November 16:00

Description:

Bayview vac system maintenance works will take place in Bayview.

Sewer Works Darwin
DARWIN CITY
Start: Saturday 01 November 07:30
End: Sunday 30 November 16:00

Description:

CCTV investigation work will take place at Darwin City.

Tree Trimming Alice Springs
ROSS
Start: Monday 03 November
End: Saturday 08 November

Description:

Tree trimming will be taking place in Ross, Alice Springs.

If vegetation is close to powerlines it is critical that residents do not try to clear it themselves. Contact us before pruning so we can advise you on the safest way to do this.

Tree Trimming Darwin
BATCHELOR
BORROLOOLA
DALY WATERS
HUMPTY DOO
LUDMILLA
MOIL
PINE CREEK
STUART PARK
WINNELLIE
YARRAWONGA
Start: Monday 03 November
End: Saturday 08 November

Description:

Tree trimming will be taking place in various streets in the Darwin, Palmerston and Katherine area.

If vegetation is close to powerlines it is critical that residents do not try to clear it themselves. Contact us before pruning so we can advise you on the safest way to do this.

Water Works Darwin
ARCHER
Start: Monday 03 November 09:00
End: Monday 10 November 15:00

Description:

Water supply may be interrupted to upgrade water mains at:

  • Flack Road
Water Works Darwin
BERRIMAH
Start: Monday 03 November 09:00
End: Monday 10 November 15:00

Description:

Water supply may be interrupted for maintenance at:

  • Boulter Road
Water Works Darwin
COCONUT GROVE
Start: Monday 03 November 09:00
End: Monday 10 November 15:00

Description:

Water supply may be interrupted to upgrade water mains at:

  • Easther Crescent
Water Works Darwin
PALMERSTON CITY
Start: Monday 03 November 09:00
End: Monday 10 November 15:00

Description:

Water supply may be interrupted for maintenance at:

  • Palmerston Circuit