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
Start: Monday 28 July
End: Friday 29 August

Description:

The third of three 132kV circuit breakers has been replaced and work is now complete. Each of the circuit breakers was installed successfully, ahead of schedule and is fully operational. There were no disruptions to power supply as a result of these works.

Power Works Darwin
DARWIN CITY
Start: Wednesday 27 August 06:00
End: Sunday 30 November 17:00

Description:

Works to install high voltage cables in the Darwin City tunnels will continue to Sunday 30 November.

The streets affected are Austin Lane, Bennett Street, Knuckey Street, Wood Street and the east side of Smith Street and the Esplanade. Traffic control is in place. Power and Water apologises for any inconvenience caused.

For more information call 1800 245 092.

Power Works Darwin
GRAY
Start: Friday 29 August 08:30
End: Friday 29 August 15:30

Description:

Electricity supply may be interrupted for upgrading and maintenance at:

  • Minorelli Court 1-3, 5, 21
  • Raffles Road 41, 43, 45
Power Works Darwin
GRAY
Start: Saturday 30 August 08:30
End: Saturday 30 August 15:30

Description:

Electricity supply may be interrupted for upgrading and maintenance at:

  • Scammell Court 2-12, 24-25
Power Works Darwin
NIGHTCLIFF
Start: Saturday 30 August 08:30
End: Saturday 30 August 15:30

Description:

Electricity supply may be interrupted for upgrading and maintenance at:

  • Casuarina Drive 238, 242, 244
  • Rankin Street 1-6, 8
  • Walker Street 5, 8, 10
Power Works Darwin
WINNELLIE
Start: Sunday 31 August 09:00
End: Sunday 31 August 14:00

Description:

Electricity supply may be interrupted for upgrading and maintenance at:

  • Coonawarra Road 102, 110, 116, 120, 124, 128
Power Works Darwin
GRAY
Start: Tuesday 02 September 08:30
End: Tuesday 02 September 15:30

Description:

Electricity supply may be interrupted for upgrading and maintenance at:

  • Bagshaw Crescent 3-12, 14, 16, 18, 20
Power Works Darwin
GRAY
Start: Wednesday 03 September 08:30
End: Wednesday 03 September 15:30

Description:

Electricity supply may be interrupted for upgrading and maintenance at:

  • Bagshaw Crescent 13, 15, 17, 22, 24
Power Works Darwin
ADELAIDE RIVER
Start: Wednesday 03 September 09:30
End: Wednesday 03 September 10:00

Description: Electricity supply may be interrupted for upgrading and maintenance works at the Cosmos Howley Mine and surrounding area.
Power Works Darwin
ADELAIDE RIVER
Start: Wednesday 03 September 15:30
End: Wednesday 03 September 16:00

Description: Electricity supply may be interrupted for upgrading and maintenance works at the Cosmos Howley Mine and surrounding area.
Power Works Darwin
GRAY
Start: Thursday 04 September 08:30
End: Thursday 04 September 15:30

Description:

Electricity supply may be interrupted for upgrading and maintenance at:

  • Bagshaw Crescent 21, 23, 25-28, 30
Power Works Darwin
GRAY
Start: Saturday 06 September 08:30
End: Saturday 06 September 15:30

Description:

Electricity supply may be interrupted for upgrading and maintenance at:

  • Bagshaw Crescent 61
  • Raffles Road 19, 21
  • Rosetta Street 8, 10-12, 25-26
Sewer Works Darwin
PALMERSTON CITY
Start: Thursday 01 May 07:30
End: Tuesday 30 September 16:30

Description:

Scheduled desludging of Pond 2 is complete and it is being refilled. Heavy machinery may be onsite. Processes are in place to limit any disruption to nearby residents. We apologise for any inconvenience these works may cause.

Sewer Works Darwin
BUFFALO CREEK
Start: Tuesday 17 June
End: Friday 31 October

Description:

A timed discharge trial is underway at the Leanyer Sanderson Wastewater Treatment plant. To monitor water quality during the trial three purpose built buoys with monitoring and GPS tracking devices are anchored in Buffalo Creek and Shoal Bay.

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 will continue until early January 2015.

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

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
STUART PARK
Start: Friday 01 August
End: Friday 26 September

Description:

Works are continuing on the upgrade of the sewer main around Dinah Oval, affecting:

  • Gothenburg Crescent
  • Guy Court
  • Guy Street
  • Meigs Crescent

Heavy machinery will be onsite.

Sewer Works Darwin
BAKEWELL
DARWIN CITY
DRIVER
FANNIE BAY
MOULDEN
WINNELLIE
WULAGI
Start: Monday 01 September 07:30
End: Tuesday 30 September 16:00

Description:

Descaling work will be carried out at various locations in Bakewell, Darwin City, Driver, Moulden, Winnellie and Wulagi.

Works will also be carried out in all major shopping centres in Darwin and Palmerston.

 

Sewer Works Darwin
DARWIN CITY
Start: Monday 01 September 07:30
End: Tuesday 30 September 16:00

Description:

CCTV investigation work will take place at Darwin City.

Tree Trimming Alice Springs
THE GAP
Start: Monday 01 September
End: Saturday 06 September

Description:

Tree trimming will be taking place in The Gap, 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
FANNIE BAY
HOWARD SPRINGS
LUDMILLA
MARRARA
MATARANKA
PARAP
PINE CREEK
WINNELLIE
Start: Monday 01 September
End: Saturday 06 September

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.