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Thursday September 29, 2016
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BROKEN HILL (PATTON STREET)
Lower Western, New South Wales/ACT
31.9759°S 141.4676°E 315m AMSL
Commenced 1889
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SA power outage: how did it happen?

00:02 EST

South Australia and its 1.677 million residents were left without power on Wednesday evening following severe storms.

SA weather: State-wide power loss raises 'serious questions', Josh Frydenberg says

23:58 EST

Federal Energy Minister Josh Frydenberg says serious questions will be raised about how the entirety of South Australia could be left without electricity in the wake of a huge storm, dubbed the largest in 50 years.

SA weather: Power 'gradually' returning after blackout plunged state into darkness

23:45 EST

Power is gradually being turned back on across parts of South Australia but much of the state remains in darkness after a widespread blackout.