Here's some of the best bits from the Herald Sun.
In the Southgate food court, ice cream shops were giving away melted ice cream and in a super-rare occurrence a Chinese takeaway THREW AWAY SOME FOOD.
In St Kilda Road Towers, pregnant Mary Sussanj and husband Sam Mazar "survived a dark, hot lift."
At Sydenham's Sugargum Hotel...
"TAB operator Louise Leydon had a hard time explaining to frustrated putners that though power was flickering on and off, it wasn't constant enough for them to place a bet."But PricewaterhouseCoopers employee Haylee Newton was probably Victoria's hardest hit by the blackout.
"I've just walked down 21 flights of stairs to get out of work,"she told the paper.Poor thing.
"And I live in Southbank, so it's going to be another 18 flights up to get back home."