Sri Venkateswara Temple's consecration drew in devotees from across Australia

Nadine Morton
Updated April 10 2023 - 7:25pm, first published 4:00pm

Rituals dating back thousands of years were performed in Helensburgh on Easter Monday, as thousands of people from across Australia watched on hoping to be sprinkled with holy water.

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Nadine Morton

Nadine Morton

Senior journalist

Nadine Morton covers emergency services and breaking news for the Illawarra Mercury. She takes pride in regional journalism which she believes is crucial to informing our towns and cities. Have a story? Email her at

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