Power restored to 8760 properties after storms

Mother Nature unleashed, awaiting the storm in Buderim taken by Julie MacInnes.
Mother Nature unleashed, awaiting the storm in Buderim taken by Julie MacInnes. Julie MacInnes

UPDATE 6PM: Only 240 homes and businesses on the Sunshine Coast remain without power following thunderstorms earlier today.

At one point nearly 9000 properties were without power.

Energex are now working in the Beerwah, Peachester, Maleny and Mooloolaba areas.

 

BREAKING 5.30PM: Nearly 9000 homes and businesses are without power after thunderstorms tore across the Sunshine Coast today.

Nambour, Bli Bli, Mooloolaba, Peachester, Mapleton, Yandina and surrounding areas were the largest areas hit.

Energex are currently investigating the situation.

An update will be provided by 7pm at the latest they say.

Topics:  energex, thunderstorms, weather



Local Real Estate

Featured Real Estate
WHEN SIZE MATTERS!!! $549,000 Neg
House 4 2 8
It's yours for under... $190,000
House 2 1 2
“What a Perfect... $349,990...
House 3 2 2
BIG HOUSE ON BIG BLOCK... $449,000 Neg
House 5 2 4
Character Plus!!! $235,00
House 2 1 1
DA Approved 231 Site'... $5,755,000 +...
Commercial * Master planned stage development with Earth Works Approval over 12.12Ha * ...
HUGE RESIDENCE IN... $498,000
House 4 2 3
WOW!! LOOK AT THIS... Just $595,000...
House 4 2 4
BRAND NEW AGAIN $395,000...
House 3 1 1
BEST BRICK BUY $249,000
House 4 2 2

Featured Jobs

finda logo

Ipswich jobs listed daily

Featured Jobs
Team Leader Ipswich Full Time
GENERAL MANAGER ... Gladstone Full Time $120 - $150
EMPLOYMENT... St George Full Time
YOUTH WORKERS Toowoomba Full Time
IPSWICH STATE HIGH... Ipswich Full Time
TRUCK DRIVER Gatton Full Time


Local Partners

LATEST DEALS AND OFFERS

Job Listings

Search for your next job now.
Learn More

Cars For Sale

Find cars for sale online now.
Learn More

Property Listings

Search for a property online right now.
Learn More

Local Profile

Stay Connected

Get the news as it happens, in your inbox

You can change the newsletters you are subscribed to when you edit your profile

Edit Profile


Special Offers

Latest deals and offers

View today's ePaper!

Read the digital edition
Learn More

Horoscopes

Virgo

Your mental energies may be at an all-time high, but your physical levels could be well below par. Don't burn yourself out too soon. You...

read more

Marketplace

Special Offers & Promotions

Compare & Save