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These lucky newlyweds (centre) found lots of appreciative admirers at the Byron Lighthouse on Sunday, members of the flash mob The Cassettes.
These lucky newlyweds (centre) found lots of appreciative admirers at the Byron Lighthouse on Sunday, members of the flash mob The Cassettes.

An unsuspecting couple of newlyweds, who visited Cape Byron Lighthouse for photos after their wedding on Sunday, have come away with one shot they’ll enjoy explaining to their grandchildren.

Also out taking photos at the same time was Byron photographer Alex Clarke who was shooting promo pictures with The Cassettes & Mixtape Crew using the lighthouse as a backdrop.

‘Lots of curious onlookers, of course, but the bride from this couple plucked up the courage to ask the crew if they’d pose with her, resulting in this terrific pic!’ Alex told Echonetdaily.

Alas he didn’t get the names of the lucky couple but Echonetdaily would love to hear from them.

The Cassettes are a 80s themed flash mob dance crew. Find out more at their website http://www.cassettesdance80s.com.au


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  1. If you want to give these punks a taste of their own ‘Bad Medicine’, there’s a free 80’s Dance workshop for those attending Mullum Music Fest, at Byron Community College (in Mullum!) 12-1pm, Sat 22 Nov. Workshop dancers will bomb The Mix Tape Crew as they flashmob Push It later that afternoon. Enq: 0468 389 244


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