More than 1000 homes are without power in Bundaberg as a storm begins to roll through.
More than 1000 homes are without power in Bundaberg as a storm begins to roll through.

Power outages as storm begins to roll through

UPDATE 4.55PM: POWER has been restored in Bundaberg, Avenell Heights and Thabeban but now residences in Bargara, Qunaba, Burnett Heads and Mon Repos are without power. 

According to the Ergon Energy Outage finder map approximately 994 customers are affected. 

The outage is believed to have been caused by damage requiring emergency repairs and fault finding is in progress.

Meanwhile Ergon crews are working to restore power to those affected in Childers, Logging Creek and North Gregory.  

Street affected include: 

Back Qunaba Rd, Baldry St, Beach St, Brewer St, Burnett Heads Rd, Burns St, Byron St, Campbell St, Cove St, Dante St, Dickinson St, Dorothea Mackellar St, Dryden St, Esplanade, Foam St, Gibsons Rd, Grange Rd, Grey St, Hampson St, Hansen St, Harmony Ave, Hicks St, Hunter St, Jones St, Kelly St, Kinch St, Lighthouse St, Marine Tce, Marshall St, Mcgowan St, Mckenzie St, Milton St, Mittelheusers Rd, Mon Repos Rd, Moore St, Moores Rd, Morris St, Neill St, Neptune St, Nielson Ave, Oaks Beach Rd, Ocean St, Portmans Rd, Potters Rd, Rickerts Rd, Ripple St, Rowlands Rd, Schleger St, Scott St, Sea Esp, Sea Park Rd, Shell St, Shelley St, Simpson St, Spray St, Stanton Cook St, Tennyson St, Tide Ct, Wave St, Young St, Zunker St. 

EARLIER:

MORE than 1000 residences around Bundaberg, Avenell Heights and Thabeban are without power as a storm begins to roll through the Rum City.

A further estimated 93 residences around Bundaberg, Childers, Logging Creek and North Gregory are also without power.

According to the Ergon Energoy outage finder map the loss of supply is due to damage requiring emergency repair and fault finding is in progress.

Streets affected include:

THABEBAN AND AVENELL HEIGHTS: Avenell St, Bamsey Ct, Banfield St, Barolin St, Bedford Ct, Bergin St, Blamey St, Brady St, Bryde Pl, Chancellor Dr, Channel Lane, Chenery Ct, Cole St, Cortes Dr, Crosby St, Deegan Ct, Elena Ct, Elverys Rd, Frank Gilbert Dr, Fritz St, Gammie Ct, Gayton Ct, Goodwood Rd, Hamilton St, Harper Ct, Harvey St, Heaps St, Hort St, Kellys Rd, Keppel Cres, Kevins Pl, Launchbury Ct, Lovers Walk, Marcellos St, Marquis Ct, Marshall St, Maughan St, Mccarthy Rd, Mccrohon St, Mcgill Cres, Mcgladdery Ct, Mclaren St, Mikkelsen St, Nash St, Newitt St, Nykiel St, Palais Ct, Patrick Ct, Rekow St, Schoch St, Shailers Cct, Sinclair St, Soblusky St, Taske St, Tesch St, Tomlins Ct, Tree Cl, Vandenberg St, Walk St, Wesche St, Wilmington St, Woolley St, Wyllie St.

CHILDERS, NORTH GREGORY, LOGGING CREEK: Alfs Rd, Dilgers Rd, Foleys Rd, Forestry Rd, Mccarthys Rd, Newlands Rd, Ricciardis Rd, Rosedale Rd, Royans Rd, Tetzlaffs Rd, Turpentine Rd, Vachers Rd, Vellas Rd, Voss Rd



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