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BOGEY HOLE BLESSED IN TRADITIONAL CEREMONY

It’s been celebrated for centuries overseas, and decades here, yet the ‘Blessing of the Waters’ remains a spectacle to behold.

Newcastle’s Greek Orthodox Church community today braved treacherous conditions, to once again mark the holy day.

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About Sam Burbury

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Sam Burbury completed his Bachelor of Journalism at Bond University on the Gold Coast, before joining NBN's Lismore newsroom as a reporter in November 2015. He moved south to Newcastle, where he now works as a reporter & producer, in July 2018.

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