A picture via Twitter of Parramatta Road during the blackout.Emergency crews are working to restore power to about 25,000 homes in Sydney’s inner west.
Homes in Newtown, Petersham, Marrickville, Stanmore, Leichhardt and Dulwich Hill are reporting a blackout after a power outage struck about 7pm tonight.
Ausgrid took to social media to tweet it expected power to be back on by 9pm tonight.
Petersham resident and Greens MP Cate Faehrmann told the Herald in a tweet “all calm in our street in Petersham.
“Candles and gas lights have been brought out. And the silence is lovely!”
Earlier today, 2500 Ausgrid customers near Edgecliff, Bondi Junction and Bellevue Hill suffered a blackout after a cable fault.
Sunanda Creagh tweeted: “Traffic orderly in Marrickville, families calmly coming onto streets to find out what’s happening. The royal exchange hotel on Marrickville rd still lit. Must have a generator. TAB sign the brightest thing!”
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