UPDATE 11.10am: Powercor says a power outage in East Bendigo is a planned outage.
The company’s website says the cause of the outage is under investigation, but a spokeswoman has confirmed the outage was planned.
EARLIER: Seventy-three properties in East Bendigo are currently without power following a sudden outage.
Powercor’s website says the cause of the outage is under investigation, but the fault has occurred in Lansell Street.
The estimated restoration time is listed as 12pm.
Ninety-six properties in Eaglehawk are also affected by a planned outage and should have power back by 3pm.