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Celebrate Star Wars Day With The World’s Largest LEGO Unboxing

As we all know, this year marks the 20th Anniversary of LEGO Star Wars, and what better day to celebrate this special anniversary than Star Wars Day – May The 4th?

This year LEGO Australia will be hosting the world’s largest LEGO Star Wars unboxing event at Westfield Chatswood (Anderson Street, Chatswood NSW 2067). The event takes place on May 4th and May 5th.


In an action-packed weekend, fans will help LEGO’s Certified Professional (and LEGO Masters Judge) Ryan McNaught unwrap and assemble a surprise, super-sized LEGO Star Wars model. Visitors will also get a once in a lifetime chance to meet LEGO Star Wars Creative Director Jens Kronvold Frederikson who’s flying down under from LEGO HQ in Billund, Denmark for the occasion.

There will be prizes for best-dressed attendees donning their favourite Star Wars costumes, along with workshops with Jens, Star Wars trivia and the opportunity to see the 501st Legion in the flesh.

WHAT: The World’s Largest LEGO Star Wars Unboxing
WHERE: Westfield Chatswood
WHEN: Saturday May 4th (9am-6pm) & Sunday May 5th (10am-6pm)

You can find more information about the event here.

LEGO Masters Event At Sydney LEGO Store


Are you excited about the LEGO Masters TV show?

The Sydney LEGO Store will be hosting a special LEGO Masters event this Wednesday (April 10th) where you will get a chance to meet the host Hamish Blake, LEGO Certified Professional Ryan McNaught and contestants from the show.

This special meet and greet event will take place from 12:30 PM until 1:00 PM at the store in Westfield Bondi Junction (Level 3, Oxford Street entrance).

LEGO Masters is coming to Nine after Easter.

Sydney Brick Show Is On This Weekend

The Sydney Brick Show is returning this weekend (April 6th & 7th) for it’s 8th consecutive year. This year’s show will take place at Penrith Panthers Exhibition Marquee (123 Mulgoa Rd, Penrith NSW 2750). The Sydney Brick Show is a community event created by volunteer LEGO fans for LEGO fans of all ages, show casing unique creations from over 100 Australian and New Zealand AFOLs.

Sydney Brick Show 2014

The Sydney Brick Show is a not-for-profit event, presented in support of NADO (Nepean Area Disabilities Organisation). Since 2012 The Sydney Brick Show has raised over $110,000 for 5 charities. The 2018 event raised over $22,000 for NADO, and they hope to surpass this amount in 2019.

The show will feature displays including City, Star Wars, Trains, Superheroes, Pirates, Castle, Technic, Friends and many more. You will also be able to chat to the creators of the MOCs about their impressive work. Those looking to get hands on will enjoy the huge LEGO and DUPLO play areas, brick graffiti wall and LEGO RC cars.

There will also be a range of retailers selling newly-released sets, collectable minifigures, hard-to-find items, parts packs, jewellery, clothing, engraved bricks and vintage sets.

Tickets to the event are $20.15 for adults or $15.05 for kids (4-16 years). Kids under 3 are free. There is also a family ticket (2 Adults, 2 kids) for $64.10. You can grab your tickets from Ticketek.

Ballina Brick Event This Weekend

Brick Events Pty Ltd are heading to Ballina! This must see family event will showcase amazing creations from the local fan community, featuring amazingly detailed dioramas, custom LEGO creations and much, much more.


The show will take place at the Ballina RSL Riverside Function Centre (1 Grant Street, Ballina NSW 2478) on Saturday January 19th and Sunday January 20th. Sessions run from 9am to 4pm.

Once you’ve seen all the displays you can head to the build tables, build wall or even make your own train in the play area.

LEGO merchandise will be available to buy from specialist retailers at special show prices.

Tickets are available at the door or online. Adult tickets are $12.50 while children 3-15 are $7.50. You can get a family pass (2 adults, 3 children) for $45. Children under 3 are free.

Brickvention Melbourne This Weekend

January in Melbourne is known for it’s tennis, unless you are an AFOL – then it’s all about Brickvention.


The annual showcase of amazing LEGO creations returns to the Royal Exhibition Building (Nicholson Street, Carlton) this weekend (January 19-20).

Some sessions are already sold out but there should still be plenty of tickets available. Adult tickets are $18, Child (4-14) tickets are $9.00 and children 3 years and under are free.

If you are a massive fan you may be interested in a Two Day Pass. These cost $54 for adults and $36 for kids. The two day pass comes with a special VIP gift and 10% off at the various merchandise stands.

Tickets can be purchased online from Trybooking.

If you are heading along don’t forget to bring some minifigures! This year’s event will feature the world’s largest minifigure swap.

You can find out more about the event on the Brickvention Facebook page.

Seagulls Brick Event This Weekend

Do you live on the Gold Coast or in the very northern parts of NSW? Brickevents Pty Ltd is coming to Seagulls for the very first time in November 2018 for the inaugural Seagulls Brick Event.


The Seagulls Brick Event is set to showcase amazing LEGO creations from many talented local brick builders. It will take place at the club on Gollan Drive, Tweed Heads West. For any Queenslanders heading to the event be aware that it is across the border so you’ll need to factor in daylight savings times.

The show is an event for all ages and will be one of the biggest yet held on the Gold Coast Coast showcasing over 30 different exhibits. Themes on display will encompass Space and Star Wars, City (with working trains), Wild West, operating Technic vehicles and much much more.

The build and play tables along with the creation walls and the build a train play area will be extremely popular with children and the adults of all ages. Retail outlets will be offering fans all the latest in LEGO® products, games, merchandise and jewellery creations.

There are a range of ticket bundle options available with single adult tickets for $14.50 and children $9.50. There are some additional fees with the booking site. Child tickets are for children 3 -15 years with those under 3 being free. You can buy your tickets online here.

Bricktober Perth This Weekend

It’s that time of the year again where those LEGO fans over in the west get together for the annual Bricktober Perth LEGO show.


Bricktober Perth will take place on October 6th and 7th at Curtin Stadium, Located on the grounds of Curtin University.

This is a family friendly event that brings the community and fans of the brick in Perth together. Bricktober is a project of The Rotary Club of Ascot (Inc). in conjunction with The West Coast LEGO Users Group.

The show will feature raffles, minifigure building & exclusive minifigures for sale, a ‘guess the number of LEGO pieces in the jar’ competition, various building challenges, LEGO costume characters, interactive displays including LEGO trains and technic models you can drive, play Brickpit, food & drink, plus LEGO for sale.

Single tickets are just $10 (including booking fees) or you can get a family ticket for 4 people for $30 (including booking fees). Children under 2 are free. You can get your tickets online from TryBooking.

You can find more information about the event on the Bricktober website.

BrisBricks Chandler Event This Weekend

This weekend is a long one for Queenslanders, and those of us in Brisbane have the chance to celebrate by going to the BrisBricks Chandler LEGO show. Taking place once again at the Chandler Arena.


The BrisBricks Chandler expo is the largest show in the BrisBricks annual calendar.

The Chandler expo runs for three full days with more than 50 awesome displays.

The Chandler show will include; interstate exhibitors; interactive LEGO displays; Stacks of LEGO and LEGO related products on sale; Competitions, prizes and raffles; and photo opportunities with Star Wars characters from the 501st Legion Redback Garrison.

Tickets are $12 for adults and $6 for children 3-15. There is also a VIP session taking place at 4:30 PM on Saturday September 29th. The VIP event will be a 16+ only event with smaller numbers and a chance to get a bit closer to the displays. You can find out more about the VIP event here. Tickets for the VIP session are $20 each but do include some extras.

For ASD families there is a special Autism Community Session at 9am on Sunday September 30th.

Tickets can be purchased online from TryBooking.

You can find more information about the event on the event page below or the BrisBricks Facebook page.

Two NSW LEGO Events This Weekend

This weekend is a good one for NSW LEGO fans, with not one but two LEGO shows taking place.

The first event is the Medowie Brickfest by Rainbow Bricks LUG.


This show takes place on Saturday September 15th from 10am to 4pm at the Medowie Christian School (Waroparra Road, Medowie NSW 2318). Tickets are just $5 per person or $15 for a family and can be purchased at the door.

Next up is the Ryde Brick Fair.


On Sunday 16th September, view spectacular LEGO Brick displays at the biggest brick fair on Sydney’s North Shore hosted by Sydney Lego Users Group (SydLUG) and Ryde East Public School (REPS). Enjoy a host of fun activities and meet over 20 LEGO Master Builders who will inspire young minds and rejuvenate your inner child.

Tickets to this event are $5 per person, or $15 for a family (admits 4). Tickets can be purchased online via

The Ryde Brick Fair takes place at Ryde East Public School, 12 Twin Road, North Ryde from 10am to 4pm.

You can see the event page for both of these events below.

Canberra Brick Expo 2018 This Weekend

The talented builders of the Canberra LEGO User Group return for Brick Expo 2018.


The event will once again take place at the Hellenic Club of Canberra (Matilda Street, Woden). Doors open on Friday afternoon (August 10th at 1:30 PM) and then runs from 9am to 6pm on Saturday and 9am to 4:30pm on Sunday.

Tickets start at $6 for children, $6 for concession holders (student/pensioner) and $12 for adults. There are also two different family ticket options. Family A includes one adult and three children for $24 while Family B includes two adults and two children for $30.

For the AFOL looking for a more grown-up experience there will be a VIP cocktail party taking place on Saturday August 11th from 7pm. This is an adults only event with beer and wine provided. Tickets for the cocktail party are $50 per person.

You can get your tickets for the regular sessions or cocktail party from TryBooking.

Brick Expo is a not-for-profit event and all proceeds will assist the charity PaTCH to purchase much needed medical equipment for Paediatrics at the Canberra Hospital.

You can learn more about the event via the Brick Expo website.