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Chris & Justin's Fins Plantation House WeddingNov 27

Chris & Justin - Fins Plantation House Wedding - Kirk Willcox Photography

Chris and Justin’s stunning Tweed Coast wedding was overflowing with laughter, tears and love. Held at the gorgeous Fins Plantation House, this magical soiree was captured to perfection by Kirk Willcox.

With an intimate ceremony overlooking Tweed’s magnificent hinterland, the nuptials were followed by a delicious feast before the real fun started.

Chris and Justin surprised their guests with a fire twirler before cutting the cake and having what is probably the most exciting first dance alternative we’ve ever seen, a rocking Drag Queen show which got everyone up on the D-Floor!

Such an incredible wedding that makes us proud as punch that same-sex marriage is finally legal in Australia because the world needs more weddings like this.

Enjoy! x

 

Photography: Kirk Willcox | Wedding Venue: Fins at Plantation House | Celebrant: Clarah LuxfordEvent Stylist: The Perfect Party Co | Event Hire: Frank and Joy | Music: Michael Eotvos, ME Music | Drag Queens: ShuShuFuntanna & TheScarlettFever

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