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: Sunday 31 August

Description:

Three 132kV circuit breakers are being replaced to improve the reliability of the electricity network.

Power interruptions may occur in order to complete, test and return equipment to full service.

Plans are in place to minimise any interruption times.

Power Works Darwin
PINELANDS
Start: Sunday 10 August 09:00
End: Sunday 10 August 14:00

Description:

Electricity supply may be interrupted for upgrading and maintenance at:

  • Baban Place 5-8, 11, 13, 15
  • McKinnon Road 8-9, 15-16, 19, 22, 26-27, 30-32, 35, 38, 41-42, 46, 49-50, 54-55, 58, 61, 64, 70-71, 78, 81, 87, 90, 115, 120, 125, 128-129, 133-134, 139, 152, 156, 166, 174, 176, 180, 184
  • Stuart Highway 876, 878, 880, 882
Sewer Works Darwin
PALMERSTON CITY
Start: Thursday 01 May 07:30
End: Tuesday 30 September 16:30

Description:

Scheduled desludging of Pond 2 has commenced.

Heavy machinery will be onsite to remove sludge for on-site drying in July/August.

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.

To ensure the safety of customes and members of the public, 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 29 August

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
DARWIN CITY
Start: Tuesday 05 August 07:30
End: Monday 11 August 16:00

Description:

CCTV investigation work will take place at Darwin City.

Sewer Works Darwin
ALAWA
Start: Tuesday 05 August 07:30
End: Monday 11 August 16:00

Description:

Sewer relining works will take place in Alawa.

 

Tree Trimming Darwin
ACACIA HILLS
HOWARD SPRINGS
HUMPTY DOO
JINGILI
LARRAKEYAH
MOIL
STUART PARK
VIRGINIA
WAGAIT BEACH
Start: Monday 04 August
End: Saturday 09 August

Description:

Tree trimming will be taking place in various streets.

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
GRAY
HOWARD SPRINGS
HUMPTY DOO
MOULDEN
Start: Friday 01 August 09:00
End: Friday 01 August 13:00

Description:

Water supply may be interrupted for upgrading and maintenance at:

  • Bonson Terrace (Moulden)
  • Challoner Circuit (Humpty Doo)
  • Hogan Court (Gray)
  • Whitewood Road (Howard Springs)
Water Works Darwin
HOWARD SPRINGS
Start: Friday 01 August 13:00
End: Friday 01 August 16:00

Description:

Water supply may be interrupted for upgrading and maintenance at:

  • Kundook Place
Water Works Darwin
MALAK
Start: Tuesday 05 August 09:00
End: Monday 11 August 15:00

Description:

Water supply may be interrupted to upgrade water mains at:

  • Hummel Court
  • Malak Crescent
Water Works Katherine
KATHERINE
KATHERINE SOUTH
Start: Sunday 03 August 07:30
End: Sunday 03 August 11:30

Description:

Water supply may be interrupted for upgrading and maintenance at:

  • Katherine Terrace
  • Pearce Street
  • Railway Terrace