Floods in Queensland and
New South Wales

We're here to provide support

Parts of New South Wales and Queensland have been declared natural disaster zones as a result of the floods.

We are thinking of our customers and the communities impacted and we’re here to provide support.

How we can help

We are monitoring the situation closely and are here to help you through this difficult time. We have a range of support options to suit your circumstances and financial situation.

You can call us anytime on 131 245 or contact us.

Hearing and impaired customers (TTY)

Call 133 677 and quote 1300 664 358.

Interpreter services

Call 1300 307 245

Financial hardship support

Tough times can lead to financial troubles so when life throws you challenges, we will be there to provide extra support when you most need it.

Get support.

Safety first

Your safety is important to us, so if your home or business is close to the flooding, please follow the advice of local authorities. If lives or property are at risk, please call 000.

For more information visit your state emergency service

Reporting faults

Please report any faults or emergencies to your distributor.  Their website will have updates on power outages and issues in your local area, as well as advice on what to do in certain situations.

Electricity distributors

Inner, northern and eastern metropolitan Sydney and surrounds.

Faults: 13 13 88
General enquiries: 13 13 65


Endeavour Energy
Southern and western metropolitan Sydney and surrounds including the Blue Mountains and the Illawarra.

Faults: 13 10 03
General enquiries: 13 37 18


Brisbane, Gold Coast, Sunshine Coast and surrounds.

Faults: 13 62 63
General enquiries: 13 52 53


Northern Queensland

Faults: 13 22 96
General enquiries: 13 10 46


Essential Energy
Country and regional NSW, southern regional Queensland.

Faults: 13 20 80
General enquiries: 13 23 91


Gas distributors

Jemena Gas Networks (NSW)
Sydney, Newcastle, Central Coast, Wollongong and parts of country NSW.

Faults: 13 19 09
General enquiries: 1300 137 078


Australian Gas Networks (QLD)

Faults: 1800 898 220
General enquiries: 1300 001 001


Find your distributor

For concerns about power outages, gas leaks or disruptions to life support, visit our Emergencies, outages and faults page.

Internet and mobile 

If you’re experiencing outage issues with your internet or mobile, call us on 131 245.

Support to help you recover

Events like floods can be traumatic. Call 13 11 14 to speak with Lifeline at any time of day.

A range of self-help tools are also available at lifeline.org.au