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Power still out for 4000 homes and businesses a week after Cyclone Seroja smashes WA



West Australians affected by Tropical Cyclone Seroja will receive help with their power and water bills as the massive clean-up effort continues.

About 4100 homes and businesses remain without power after the storm caused widespread damage across the state’s Mid West and Wheatbelt regions.

More than 875 buildings have received some form of damage and 32 have been completely destroyed, including 23 homes.

The state government has announced electricity and water relief for people in the impacted area, which spans 700km long and 150km wide.

All customers in Kalbarri and Northampton will receive a 50,000-litre water usage allowance and will have their service charges waived for 12 months.

Other measures include doubling the extended power…

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