Narrabundah's onion church, Saint John the Baptist Russian Orthodox Church, is getting repairs

Megan Doherty
By Megan Doherty
Updated September 1 2021 - 10:11am, first published 9:00am
The famous dome. Picture: Karleen Minney

Canberra's famous "onion church" is getting a makeover, with plans to turn the "onion" gold.


Megan Doherty

Megan Doherty


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