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
LARRAKEYAH
Start: Monday 08 September 08:00
End: Friday 03 October 16:00

Description:

Works to install new high and low voltage cables will occur in Packard Place.

Access may be limited for short periods and some noise may be experienced during this time.

We apologise for any inconvenience these works may cause.

For more information call 1800 245 092.

Power Works Darwin
BRADSHAW
BRINKIN
CASUARINA
JINGILI
LYONS
MARRARA
MILLNER
MOIL
NAKARA
NIGHTCLIFF
WANGURI
Start: Monday 15 September 04:30
End: Sunday 21 September 19:30

Description:

Maintenance work at Casuarina Zone Substation on 66/11kV transformer. All care taken to avoid power interuptions.

Power Works Darwin
BELLAMACK
FAIRWAY WATERS
MARLOW LAGOON
PALMERSTON CITY
ROSEBERY
Start: Thursday 18 September 07:00
End: Wednesday 24 September 17:00

Description:

Maintenance works ongoing at Archer Zone Substation (affecting parts of Palmerston, Rosebery, Bellamack and surrounds). Some power disruptions to customers possible. All care taken to avoid outages.

Power Works Darwin
LAKE BENNETT
Start: Friday 19 September 09:00
End: Friday 19 September 14:00

Description:

Electricity supply may be interrupted for upgrading and maintenance at:

  • Heathers Lagoon Road 140, 171, 320, 425, 445, 565
Power Works Darwin
Start: Friday 19 September 07:00
End: Friday 19 September 17:00

Description:

Maintenance work taking place on Hudson Creek transformer. All care taken to avoid any outages. Should power disruption occur it could affect Northern Suburbs, Palmerston, rural area and parts of the Darwin CBD.

Power Works Darwin
NIGHTCLIFF
Start: Saturday 20 September 08:30
End: Saturday 20 September 15:30

Description:

Electricity supply may be interrupted for maintenance works at:

  • Gardenia Street 15, 16, 18.
Power Works Darwin
CULLEN BAY
DARWIN CITY
LARRAKEYAH
STUART PARK
THE GARDENS
Start: Sunday 21 September 08:00
End: Sunday 21 September 16:00

Description:

Works on 66kV Hudson Creek to City Zone line and 66kV City Zone to Woolner line. All care taken to avoid power disruptions.

Power Works Darwin
GUNN POINT
Start: Monday 22 September 09:00
End: Monday 22 September 14:00

Description:

Electricity supply may be interrupted for upgrading and maintenance works at:

  • Gunn Point Road 3820, 3940
Power Works Darwin
STUART PARK
Start: Tuesday 23 September 09:00
End: Tuesday 23 September 10:00

Description:

Electricity supply may be interrupted for upgrading and maintenance at:

  • Graham Street 20-26, 27B, 28-31, 33, 35, 37
  • Nudl Street 13, 15, 17-21, 24, 26
  • Quarry Crescent 3, 5
  • Verburg Court 3, 5, 7, 9, 11, 13, 15, 17, 19
Power Works Darwin
LEANYER
Start: Tuesday 23 September 09:00
End: Tuesday 23 September 15:30

Description:

Electricity supply may be interrupted for upgrading and maintenance at:

  • Longwood Avenue 7, 9-13, 15, 20-21, 23, 25, 27, 29, 31
  • Nandina Court 1
Power Works Darwin
DARWIN RIVER
Start: Wednesday 24 September 09:00
End: Wednesday 24 September 14:00

Description:

Electricity supply may be interrupted for upgrading and maintenance at:

  • Brougham Road 286, 408, 469
  • Duddell Road 195, 380
  • Leonino Road 770, 785, 790, 805, 810, 830, 850, 855, 870, 885, 905, 910, 925, 930, 945, 965, 970, 985, 990, 1030, 1050, 1055, 1070, 1075, 1090, 1095, 1110, 1115, 1130, 1135, 1160, 1165, 1190, 1195, 1215, 1230, 1235, 1250, 1255, 1275, 1280, 1285, 1300, 1305, 1308, 1315, 1320, 1325, 1330, 1335, 1345, 1350, 1360, 1380, 1395, 1400 
Power Works Darwin
LEANYER
Start: Thursday 25 September 09:00
End: Thursday 25 September 14:30

Description:

Electricity supply may be interrupted for upgrading and maintenance at:

  • Forsyth Court 2-10
Power Works Darwin
NIGHTCLIFF
Start: Thursday 25 September 08:30
End: Thursday 25 September 15:30

Description:

Electricity supply may be interrupted for upgrading and maintenance at:

  • Gardenia Street 4-6, 8
Power Works Darwin
NIGHTCLIFF
Start: Saturday 27 September 08:30
End: Saturday 27 September 15:30

Description:

Electricity supply may be interrupted for upgrading and maintenance at:

  • Gardenia Street 1-3
Power Works Katherine
KATHERINE
Start: Sunday 21 September 08:00
End: Sunday 21 September 13:30

Description:

Electricity supply may be interrupted for upgrading and maintenance at:

  • Auster Street
  • Cox Crescent
  • Dakota Street
  • Dove Street
  • Healy Court
  • Heron Crescent 
  • Prior Court
  • Rapide Street
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
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
LARRAKEYAH
Start: Monday 01 September 07:30
End: Tuesday 30 September 16:00

Description:

CCTV investigation work will take place at Darwin City and Larrakeyah.

Tree Trimming Alice Springs
THE GAP
Start: Monday 22 September
End: Saturday 27 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
ADELAIDE RIVER
JINGILI
LAKE BENNETT
MARRARA
MATARANKA
PINE CREEK
WINNELLIE
YARRAWONGA
Start: Monday 22 September
End: Saturday 27 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.

Water Works Darwin
EAST ARM
Start: Friday 19 September 09:00
End: Friday 19 September 13:00

Description:

Water supply may be interrupted for upgrading and maintenance at:

  • Lilwall Road
Water Works Darwin
KNUCKEY LAGOON
Start: Friday 19 September 09:00
End: Friday 19 September 13:00

Description:

Water supply may be interrupted for upgrading and maintenance at:

  • Fiddlers Lane
  • McMillans Road 1051