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MILESTONE FOR MACEDONIAN BLESSING OF THE WATERS

It’s a tradition that draws the eyes of swimmers every year, and Saturday was no exception.

The Macedonian blessing of the waters was held at Newcastle Baths, and dozens came to celebrate a turning point in the faith’s history.

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About Lauren Kempe

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Lauren Kempe is a part-time journalist in Newcastle. Lauren has completed a Bachelor of Communication at the University of Newcastle. She was born and raised in the wine region of the Hunter Valley and started reporting for NBN News in August 2018.

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