19 Oct 2020

More than 1000 Wellington houses without power

4:13 pm on 19 October 2020

More than 1000 houses in Wellington were without power after a network outage this afternoon.

Oriental Bay.

Oriental Bay. Photo: 123RF / zac1948

Wellington Electricity says 1424 houses were affected in the suburbs of Hataitai, Kilbirnie, Roseneath and Oriental Bay just after 2pm.

The cause of the outage is not clear.