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The second rower of the team, Aaron Pene & # 39; walked into the island & # 39; in a wedding dress with spaghetti straps

Bizarre moment muscular footy players wear wedding dresses and become & # 39; with each other & # 39; married to entertain the elderly with dementia

  • Players from Central Queensland Capras set up the apparent wedding
  • Second rower Aaron Pene & # 39; walked down the island & # 39; in a white wedding dress
  • Former rugby player Lionel Harbin played the groom in the retirement home
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This is the moment when two sturdy football players dress as bride and groom to entertain elderly patients with dementia.

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The players of Central Queensland Capras walked down the aisle on Thursday during the so-called wedding ceremony at the Azar House retirement home in Rockhampton.

Blushing bride, Aaron Pene, the team's second rower, wore a spaghetti strap wedding dress with a veil and held a colorful bouquet.

The acting groom, former rugby player Lionel Harbin, wore a golden top hat, a suit and a Capras soccer jersey.

The second rower of the team, Aaron Pene & # 39; walked into the island & # 39; in a wedding dress with spaghetti straps

The acting groom, former rugby player Lionel Harbin, wore a golden top hat

The acting groom, former rugby player Lionel Harbin, wore a golden top hat

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The second rower of the team, Aaron Pene (left) & # 39; walked into the island & # 39; in a wedding dress with spaghetti straps while acting groom and former rugby player Lionel Harbin (right) put on a golden top hat

The CQ Capras are regular visitors to the dementia unit of elderly care.

& # 39; It's actually just to see the resident smile. That's why we do these things, & # 39; told an Azar House worker 7News.

Older men and women clapped and cheered when Pene and Harbin released their & # 39; first dance & # 39; did.

Some patients were invited to come forward and participate in the performance.

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The sham marriage was part of the & # 39; remembrance day & # 39; from the Azar House, which is meant to help patients remember.

& # 39; It's good that the club is part of something like this. It is good for the boys to show a little gratitude, & Harbin said.

The sham marriage was part of the & # 39; recall day & # 39; from the Azar House, the way the team makes people aware of dementia

The sham marriage was part of the & # 39; recall day & # 39; from the Azar House, the way the team makes people aware of dementia

The sham marriage was part of the & # 39; recall day & # 39; from the Azar House, the way the team makes people aware of dementia

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