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A box with rose petals holders during the first same sex marriage at... News PhotoHorizontal,Lifestyles,Marriage Equality,New Zealand,Petal,Rose,RotoruaPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPA box with rose petals holders during the first same sex marriage at the Rotorua Museum in Rotorua on August 19, 2013. More than 30 same-sex couples will say 'I do' on Monday when New Zealand becomes the first Asia-Pacific country and only the 14th in the world to legalise gay marriage. The move has sparked a raft of competitions to set wedding firsts, but unease amongst the religious community. AFP PHOTO / MARTY MELVILLE (Photo credit should read Marty Melville/AFP/Getty Images)