More than 2000 customers on the Coffs Coast woke to a power outage this morning.
According to Essential Energy, crews wer called to investigate the issue with reports of power going off around 6:20am.
Areas included Sawtell, Toormina and Boambee.
Triple M listener Jarrad said he woke up thinking his radio was playing up, before realizing that his power was not working.
Many have taken to social media to vent their frustration at a time when power prices have risen.
Many homes had their power restored around 7:20am.