Croppa Creek power outage works

As part of the Narrabri to North Star Phase 1 project, work is required to enhance the electricity network that supplies power to Croppa Creek. A planned power outage has been planned for 19 October 2022 to ensure these works can be completed safely.



October 2022 - October 2022

Working hours

7.45am to 4.15pm


Rail corridor adjacent to Buckie Road, Croppa Creek

  • Croppa Creek
Local Government Area
  • Moree Plains Shire

Work being done

Authorised contractors Essential Energy will install streetlighting along the rail corridor, adjacent to Buckie Road level crossing to support the ongoing Inland Rail construction.

The outage will affect the entire town of Croppa Creek and customers will be notified by Essential Energy closer to the outage date.

What can I expect

Customers who rely on a continuous power supply are encouraged to have a contingency plan in place for when power supplies are impacted.

Customers who reply on a continuous power supply to operate medical equipment should seek advice from their medical practitioner and have plans in place to manage both planned and unplanned power outages.

Tips to help minimise the inconvenience of outages can be found at the Essential Energy website.


Phone: 1800 732 761


Post: Inland Rail, GPO Box 14, Sydney NSW 2001