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 Alice Springs
SADADEEN
Start: Tuesday 28 October 08:30
End: Tuesday 28 October 10:30

Description:

Electricity supply may be interrupted for upgrading and maintenance at:

  • Beefwood Court 2-11
  • Grevillea Drive 19-33
  • Mistletoe Street 3-27
  • Plumbago Crescent 34-43
  • Saltbush Court 2-11
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
Start: Thursday 16 October
End: Monday 27 October 00:00

Description:

Installation of a new 132kV Bay (No 3) at Hudson Creek Switchyard has been completed and equipment returned to full service ahead of schedule.

Power Works Darwin
MILLNER
Start: Monday 27 October 07:30
End: Thursday 30 October 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 will commence on Monday 27 October and completed on Thursday 30 October.

Access to the Business Village from Trower Road and Pearce Place will not be affected. However the Sprigg Street exit will be restricted to passenger vehicles only as the width of the laneway will be temporarily reduced while works take place.

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
MOULDEN
Start: Monday 27 October 09:00
End: Thursday 27 November 12:00

Description:

Electricity supply may be interrupted for upgrading and maintenance at:

  • Kafcaloudes Crescent
Power Works Darwin
JABIRU
Start: Monday 27 October 23:00
End: Tuesday 28 October 02:00

Description:

Electricity supply may be interrupted for upgrading and maintenance at:

  • Jabiru township
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 Katherine
KATHERINE
Start: Tuesday 28 October 09:00
End: Tuesday 28 October 13:00

Description:

Electricity supply may be interrupted for upgrading and maintenance at:

  • Gorge Road (from Morris Road to the Gorge)
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: Wednesday 01 October 07:30
End: Friday 31 October 16:00

Description:

Sewer relining works will take place in Alawa.

Sewer Works Darwin
BAKEWELL
DRIVER
WINNELLIE
Start: Wednesday 01 October 07:30
End: Friday 31 October 16:00

Description:

Descaling work will be carried out at various locations.

Sewer Works Darwin
DARWIN CITY
Start: Wednesday 01 October 07:30
End: Friday 31 October 16:00

Description:

CCTV investigation work will take place at Darwin City.

Sewer Works Darwin
LUDMILLA
Start: Wednesday 01 October 07:30
End: Friday 31 October 16:00

Description:

Sewer main replacement works will take place at:

  • Tudawali Street
Tree Trimming Alice Springs
ROSS
Start: Monday 27 October
End: Saturday 01 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 27 October
End: Saturday 01 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
COCONUT GROVE
Start: Monday 27 October 09:00
End: Monday 03 November 15:00

Description:

Water supply may be interrupted to upgrade water mains at:

  • Easther Crescent
Water Works Darwin
BERRIMAH
Start: Monday 27 October 09:00
End: Monday 03 November 15:00

Description:

Water supply may be interrupted to upgrade water mains at:

  • Boulter Road
Water Works Darwin
ARCHER
Start: Monday 27 October 09:00
End: Monday 03 November 15:00

Description:

Water supply may be interrupted to upgrade water mains at:

  • Flack Road
Water Works Darwin
PALMERSTON CITY
Start: Monday 27 October 09:00
End: Monday 03 November 15:00

Description:

Water supply may be interrupted for maintenance at:

  • Boulter Road
Water Works Katherine
KATHERINE
Start: Sunday 26 October 08:00
End: Sunday 26 October 09:00

Description:

Water supply may be interrupted to upgrade water mains in:

  • Katherine Terrace

Customers may experience low water pressure prior to outage.

Water Works Katherine
MATARANKA
Start: Tuesday 28 October 09:00
End: Tuesday 28 October 12:00

Description:

Water supply may be interrupted for maintenance at:

  • Mataranka township