Update: Electrical shutdown at Gatton Campus

9 Mar 2022

Good morning,

Please be advised, in regard to the below notification, all works occurring on Saturday, 12th March 2022 (RED & GREEN) have been cancelled due to the wet ground conditions.

The wet grounds were surveyed and determined to be unsuitable to permit works.

An update will be sent once the dates have been rescheduled

We apologise for the inconvenience this may cause and thank you for your patience during this time.

Please be advised there will be a loss of supply (electrical) to the Gatton precinct in various locations to allow for High Voltage Transformer maintenance.

Affected Areas

  • The outages will be staged and affecting all areas of campus please see attached drawing for outage details.
  • Back-up generator power will be available for those buildings that have essential infrastructure in place.
  • see map attached


  • Saturday, 12th March 2022. RED & GREEN
  • Wednesday, 16th March 2022. During normal working hours. ORANGE & BLACK
  • Saturday, 30th April 2022. PINK,  Turquoise, BLUE

Special Notes 

  • All buildings clouded Black will not be affected by this work.
  • The following buildings will have an outage on both the 12/03/2022 & 30/04/2022. ( 8144, 8349, Army Reserves, Tennis Courts, 8366, 8346, 8145, 8123, 8188, 8121, 8122)
  • Due to the complexities of switching the HV network there may be minor changes to this schedule, if there are changes you will be made aware immediately.

Work details

  • The longest outage will be approx. 2-3 hours, between 5:30am>3:00pm failing any emergency works.

Project details

  • UGL & Wolff performing HV transformer Maintenance / inspections.


We apologise for the inconvenience this may cause and thank you for your patience during this time. For more information on campus shutdowns, disruptions and road closures please refer to the Property and Facilities Division Road and buildings works page.

Questions and feedback:

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