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
ARALUEN
CICCONE
Start: Sunday 19 October 06:00
End: Sunday 19 October 08:00

Description:

Electricity supply may be interrupted for upgrading and maintenance at:

  • Coulthard Court 3-13
  • Dowdy Court 3, 5, 7
  • Elder Street 1-88
  • Kennett Court
  • Lovegrove Drive 70, 74, 78
  • Price Street 11
  • Shirley Court
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, is underway.

As part of these works, the 132kV switchyard configuration feeding 132/66kV Transformer No 1 will be improved, including reconfiguring the secondary protection systems.

The works will improve the reliability of the electricity network and increase operational flexibility.

Works on Transformer 1 are expected to be complete and the unit in full service by Monday 27 October 2014.

Power Works Darwin
ACACIA HILLS
ADELAIDE RIVER
BATCHELOR
COOMALIE CREEK
DARWIN RIVER DAM
EVA VALLEY
FINNISS VALLEY
LAKE BENNETT
RUM JUNGLE
STAPLETON
TORTILLA FLATS
Start: Friday 17 October 18:00
End: Friday 17 October 19:00

Description:

Power supply may be interrupted for transmission line maintenance works for approximately 5 minutes between 6pm and 7pm affecting areas supplied by the Manton and Batchelor Zone Substations:

  • Darwin River Dam
  • Acacia
  • Lake Bennett
  • Batchelor Town
  • Adelaide River
  • Coomalie Creek
  • Tortilla Flats
  • Rum Jungle
  • Stapleton
  • Eva Valley
  • Finniss Valley
Power Works Darwin
ACACIA HILLS
ADELAIDE RIVER
BATCHELOR
COOMALIE CREEK
DARWIN RIVER DAM
EVA VALLEY
FINNISS VALLEY
LAKE BENNETT
RUM JUNGLE
STAPLETON
TORTILLA FLATS
Start: Saturday 18 October 16:00
End: Saturday 18 October 19:00

Description:

Power supply may be interrupted for transmission line maintenance works for approximately 5 minutes between 4pm and 7pm affecting areas supplied by the Manton and Batchelor Zone Substations:

  • Darwin River Dam
  • Acacia
  • Lake Bennett
  • Batchelor Town
  • Adelaide River
  • Coomalie Creek
  • Tortilla Flats
  • Rum Jungle
  • Stapleton
  • Eva Valley
  • Finniss Valley
Power Works Darwin
CULLEN BAY
Start: Sunday 19 October 08:30
End: Sunday 19 October 15:30

Description:

Electricity supply may be interrupted for upgrading and maintenance at:

  • Perkins Court 3-6, 8
Power Works Darwin
ACACIA HILLS
ADELAIDE RIVER
BATCHELOR
COOMALIE CREEK
DARWIN RIVER DAM
EVA VALLEY
FINNISS VALLEY
LAKE BENNETT
RUM JUNGLE
STAPLETON
TORTILLA FLATS
Start: Sunday 19 October 16:00
End: Sunday 19 October 19:00

Description:

Power supply may be interrupted for transmission line maintenance works for approximately 5 minutes between 4pm and 7pm affecting areas supplied by the Manton and Batchelor Zone Substations:

  • Darwin River Dam
  • Acacia
  • Lake Bennett
  • Batchelor Town
  • Adelaide River
  • Coomalie Creek
  • Tortilla Flats
  • Rum Jungle
  • Stapleton
  • Eva Valley
  • Finniss Valley
Power Works Darwin
BERRIMAH
Start: Sunday 19 October 06:00
End: Sunday 19 October 11:00

Description:

Electricity supply may be interrupted for upgrading and maintenance at:

  • Jessop Crescent 8, 12, 16, 20, 23-24, 28, 31, 41, 45, 49, 53, 57, 61
  • Miles Road 1, 4-5, 10-11, 14-15, 18-19, 22, 25, 28-29, 32, 35-36
  • Stuart Highway 637, 639, 641, 643, 645, 647, 649, 651, 655
Power Works Darwin
HERBERT
Start: Wednesday 22 October 09:00
End: Wednesday 22 October 12:00

Description:
  • Banker Road 10, 20, 23, 26, 41, 57, 62, 67, 76, 88
  • Bohn Road 11, 22, 30, 34, 37-38, 46, 53, 58, 63-64, 69, 71
  • Coral Road 40, 70, 80, 85, 90, 100, 105, 110, 120, 125, 130, 135, 140, 145, 150, 160, 165, 170, 180, 190, 200, 210
  • Daniel Circuit 6, 9, 16, 26, 36, 46, 56-57, 65-66, 75-76, 85, 92-93, 100, 103, 110, 113, 120, 125, 128, 134, 145, 150, 155, 160, 165-166, 170, 175, 180, 185, 200, 205, 215, 220, 226, 234-235, 244-245, 254-255, 264, 274, 284, 292, 295, 315, 345
  • Dominick Road 5, 8, 15, 25-26, 35, 40-41, 49-50, 59-60, 70-71, 80, 85, 90
  • Francis Court 6, 9, 12-13, 15
  • Girraween Road 1105, 1143, 1151, 1160, 1170-1171, 1180, 1190
  • Guy Road 17-18, 43-44, 47-48
  • Hutchison Road 12, 15, 34-35, 45, 55, 62, 65, 72, 75, 80, 85, 90, 95, 98, 105, 112, 115, 128, 139, 142, 156, 165, 172, 177, 184, 189, 194, 206, 211, 219, 230, 254, 265-266, 277, 289, 294, 304-305, 323
  • Koro Road 10, 20, 30, 36, 42, 46, 54, 62, 70
  • Lamandilla Road 8-9, 13, 20, 23, 32, 35, 40-41, 46, 50
  • Lauder Road 7, 10, 15, 20-21, 26-27, 31-32, 34
  • Lillkirk Road 9, 11, 14
  • McKinlay Road 5, 15, 25, 43, 45-46
  • Meerwah Road 14, 18, 22, 26, 30, 36
  • Pauline Road 14, 24, 26, 30
  • Rachel Road 10, 26, 28, 30, 32, 48
  • Samuel Road 10, 15, 25, 30, 35, 53
  • Sunter Road 10, 15, 20, 25, 30, 35, 45, 50, 55, 60, 70, 75, 80, 85, 90, 95, 105
  • Therese Road 25, 28
  • Trepang Road 16, 24, 34, 44, 54-55, 64-65, 75-76, 85, 90-91
  • Wadham Road 8-9, 22, 25, 31, 38-39
  • Webling Road 6, 12-13, 22-23
Power Works Darwin
WINNELLIE
Start: Sunday 26 October 08:00
End: Sunday 26 October 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
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 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.

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

 

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 13 October
End: Saturday 18 October

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 20 October
End: Saturday 25 October

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
BORROLOOLA
Start: Saturday 18 October 05:30
End: Saturday 18 October 08:30

Description:

Water supply may be interrupted to conduct valve replacements in:

  • Broad Street
  • Burt Street
  • Robinson Road
Water Works Darwin
ARCHER
Start: Monday 20 October 09:00
End: Monday 27 October 15:00

Description:

Water supply may be interrupted to upgrade water mains at:

  • Flack Road
Water Works Darwin
COCONUT GROVE
Start: Monday 20 October 09:00
End: Monday 27 October 15:00

Description:

Water supply may be interrupted to upgrade water mains at:

  • Easther Crescent
Water Works Darwin
BERRIMAH
Start: Monday 20 October 09:00
End: Monday 27 October 15:00

Description:

Water supply may be interrupted to upgrade water mains at:

  • Boulter Road