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live in colac? don't bother going home - big blackout

Discussion in 'General Motorcycling Discussion' at netrider.net.au started by roundabout, Aug 10, 2005.

  1. message too short my arse


     
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  2. Heard on radio mid arvo one of two transformers at the Colac Zoned Substation (SEC Speak) has failed. Dropping capacity for the area signifigantly and causing 15,000 customers to be affected.
     
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  3. AND, the power distributor, on the coldest day of the year, wants customers to turn off their electric heaters....
     
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  4. aaah the joys of privatisation.....
     
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  5. Ahh! Colac.

    Isn't that the little village in western victoria where the entire population migrates to Ballarat briefly every year to participate in the annual Bogonia festival? :D
     
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  6. Was also a blackout during the day in wheelers hill as all the clocks etc are flashing at me and my silly TV comes on after one.....
     
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