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The Bachelor's Matty J and Laura Byrne's love story in pictures

As the Bachie sweethearts welcome their first child, we take a look back at their road to romance.

By Alex Lilly
Ever since Georgia Love broke his heart in that 2016 Bachelorette finale, the nation has been desperate for Matty 'J' Johnson to find his one true love. And just a year later, he did!
When jewellery designer Laura Byrne walked into the Bachelor mansion, she said that if the experience ended up as her love story it would be a "fun and hilariously beautiful way to meet someone," and who would've thought they would find that love story.
Speaking to NW when he'd narrowed his choices to six girls, Matty said, "The chemistry Laura and I have, it hits me every time we're together. When I'm with her it feels so natural and I never want our dates to end. I knew she could be right for me the day after our first date – I simply couldn't fault it."
The gorgeous Sydney couple have not only shacked up together in the city's eastern suburbs but in June 2019, they announced the exciting news that they have welcomed their first child - a gorgeous baby girl!
As we celebrate their bub's arrival, keep scrolling for a look back at their adorable love story from that very first mansion meeting.

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