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Mix Up Giveaway Results

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I know that a lot of people have been hanging out for the results of the Bricking Around Mix-up giveaway.

It was a tough one to decide as there were so many fantastic entries. In total there were 48 different ideas submitted. I am blown away by the talent of the Bricking Around community and I’m definitely going to have to try and do more building challenges in the future. I wish I could have given away 20 prizes for this one.

After a lot of deliberation I narrowed it down to my top four and here they are in order…

(You can check out all of the entries at the end of this post)

Time is running out to enter Bricking Around’s mix-up giveaway

This your friendly reminder that all entries in this competition must be submitted by September 5th.

I recently got a delivery of LEGO sets to review. Then a few days later I got a second delivery containing most of the same sets again. This is not so great for LEGO Australia, but it’s fantastic news for the Bricking Around community.

I got on to LEGO and let them know that there was a mix-up and asked what should I do with the extra sets. LEGO very generously said I didn’t have to send them back, but I had to do something with them. Rather than reviewing each set twice I am giving away the extras to one lucky Bricking Around reader.

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Inspired by LEGO’s mix-up I want you to create your own mix-up. What does that mean? I want to see multiple LEGO ideas or themes mashed up in to something new. What about a modular building made out of only Technic elements? Or LEGO Friends meets Classic Space?

You can build an example of your idea with real bricks; build it digitally; or you can even just submit some sketches or a logo design. This is all about your idea and making the concept clear – the best executed idea will win the full prize pack, worth over $700 RRP.

Submit your mash-up ideas here.

Entries close September 5th 2020.

Check out the FAQ’s below.

Win over $700 worth of LEGO with Bricking Around’s mix-up giveaway

I recently got a delivery of LEGO sets to review. Then a few days later I got a second delivery containing most of the same sets again. This is not so great for LEGO Australia, but it’s fantastic news for the Bricking Around community.

I got on to LEGO and let them know that there was a mix-up and asked what should I do with the extra sets. LEGO very generously said I didn’t have to send them back, but I had to do something with them. Rather than reviewing each set twice I am giving away the extras to one lucky Bricking Around reader.

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Inspired by LEGO’s mix-up I want you to create your own mix-up. What does that mean? I want to see multiple LEGO ideas or themes mashed up in to something new. What about a modular building made out of only Technic elements? Or LEGO Friends meets Classic Space?

You can build an example of your idea with real bricks; build it digitally; or you can even just submit some sketches or a logo design. This is all about your idea and making the concept clear – the best executed idea will win the full prize pack, worth over $700 RRP.

Submit your mash-up ideas here.

Entries close September 5th 2020.

Check out the FAQ’s below.

Win A LEGO Replica of Your Dog Thanks To LEGOLAND Discovery Centre Melbourne

Do you have an adorable dog? Do you wish you also had a 1:1 scale LEGO version of your adorable dog? Well today is your lucky day.

LEGOLAND Discovery Centre Melbourne are giving one lucky dog owner a chance to win a custom made LEGO replica of their dog.

To enter comment on the LLDC Facebook post with a photo of your pooch and why you would like them to be replicated with LEGO Bricks! You must also include your dog’s name, age, breed and one crazy fact about them!

Competition runs from 26 August 2019 to 20 September 2019. One entry per dog. Prize is not redeemable for cash and is non-exchangeable or refundable. Winners must be able to pick up LEGO dog from LEGOLAND Discovery Centre in person and give consent for photos to be taken.

Competition: Win A Full Set of The LEGO Movie 2 Minifigures

The LEGO Movie 2 collectable minifigure series is officially out now, and if you’ve read my review then you’ll know that I am a big fan of the entire series.

Thanks to the LEGO community engagement team sending me a full box, I happen to have enough figures to share a little bit of the minifigure awesomeness with you.

I am giving away a full set of all 20 minifigures to one lucky Bricking Around reader. All you need to do to be in the draw is enter your details in the form below.

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The Bricking Around Mega Draw Closes Tomorrow

If you haven’t already done so time is running out to join in the Bricking Around Christmas Mega Draw.

For every $2 contributed via PayPal you will get one entry in the draw for this awesome prize package…

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Your contribution will go towards supporting Bricking Around, and because it’s the Christmas season $0.50 from each ticket will be donated to Starlight Children’s Foundation. Starlight tries to bring fun and happiness to the lives of children in hospital. LEGO to me is all about fun and happiness so I think it’s a great match.

Just make a payment for the total amount of entries you’d like – for example $20 if you’d like 10 chances to win.

Get your entries here

The draw will take place on Thursday December 13th and all ticket purchases must be finalised by 10 AM AEST. A winner will be chosen by computerised random selection.

Bricking Around Christmas Mega Draw

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This Christmas I’m giving you the chance to win the Bricking Around Christmas Mega Draw. For just $2 you could win a mega pack with over $200 worth of LEGO including a few little exclusives that I’ve managed to collect. Check out the full prize below.

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To give back this holiday season $0.50 from each ticket will be donated to Starlight Children’s Foundation. Starlight tries to bring fun and happiness to the lives of children in hospital. LEGO to me is all about fun and happiness so I think it’s a great match.

Tickets are $2 each and can be purchased via PayPal. Just make a payment for the total amount of tickets you’d like to purchase – for example $20 if you’d like 10 tickets.

Buy your entries here

The draw will take place on Thursday December 13th and all ticket purchases must be finalised by 10 AM AEST. A winner will be chosen by computerised random selection.

Win A 60th Anniversary Set Thanks to Australian Bricklink Store Aussie Brickster

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I know that there are plenty of Bricking Around readers that work on amazing MOCs, so this competition might be of interest to anybody looking to order some parts from Bricklink.

Australian store Aussie Brickster are giving away a 60th Anniversary set as well as two of the Building Bigger Thinking sets. To enter all you need to do is order from their store. In fact you can get entries if you have ever ordered from them. That’s right – you get  one entry for every order you have placed in their store. The competition is drawn April 1st so there is still time to get additional orders in.

There are bonus entries available too.

You can find all of the details on the Aussie Brickster Facebook page.

Brickvention 2018 Just One Week Away – Win Two Free Tickets

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Every January there is a huge event that hits Melbourne. No, I’m not talking about the Australian Open – It’s Brickvention.

Celebrating it’s 12th year Brickvention 2018 will feature incredible displays from talented builders around the country. These displays will incorporate all of your favourite LEGO themes.

You will also be able to talk to the creatives behind the LEGO artworks, create your own visions in the exciting play zone, meet your favourite cosplay characters, visit the merchandise corner and let your imagination run wild.

Some sessions are already sold out.

Tickets for the event start at $18 for adults or $9 for Children (4 – 14). There are various options including free entry for Companion Card holders. Tickets can be purchased via TryBooking, and must be purchased online prior to the event.

Win Two Free Tickets

Thanks to the organisers of Brickvention 2018 I have an adult and child ticket to give away. All you need to do is enter your details in the form below. If you happen to be an AFOL without kids then you can specify that in the form and should your name be drawn a runner-up will get the child ticket.

ENTRY NOW CLOSED

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BRICKVENTION 2018 COMPETITION
TERMS & CONDITIONS

  1. Information on how to enter and prizes forms part of these Conditions of Entry.
  2. Entry is open to all Australian residents who visit www.brickingaround.com during the promotional period. Entrants under the age of 18 must provide contact details for a Parent or Guardian over the age 18.
  3. Prize does not include travel to Brickvention 2018.
  4. Limit one entry per person (based on email address and/or IP address).
  5. The Promoter reserves the right to verify the validity of entries and to disqualify any entrant who tampers with the entry process or who submits an entry that is not in accordance with these Conditions of Entry.
  6. No responsibility accepted for late, lost or misdirected entries.
  7. The promotion commences at 09:00 PM AEST on 13/01/2018 and closes at 11:00 AM AEST on 18/01/2018 (“the Promotional Period”). The promoter may in its absolute discretion end the promotion prior to the conclusion date.
  8. Only entries submitted using the form at www.brickingaround.com will be accepted.
  9. The winners will be chosen using computerised random selection.
  10. The prize pool is 1 x Adult & 1 x Child ticket to Brickvention 2018 (value $27 AUD).
  11. One winner will receive both tickets unless entrant specifies otherwise.
  12. The winners of the prize/s will be contacted via email in order to arrange their prize. If the winners cannot be contacted within 2 days of the close of the competition, then the winner will have forfeited the prize.
  13. The prize/s are not transferable or exchangeable and cannot be taken as cash. No responsibility is accepted for any variation in the value of a prize.
  14. The promoter of this competition is Bricking Around in conjunction with the organisers of Brickvention 2018, and is conducted without the involvement of the LEGO Group of Companies.

Win A Platinum LEGO R2-D2 Figurine

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An interesting new competition, with a really cool prize, has just popped up on the LEGO site.

LEGO are giving away two Platinum LEGO R2-D2 figurines and all you need to do is provide your email address, date of birth and country. There is no purchase necessary to enter this draw.

There will be two grand prize winners who will each receive a LEGO® Star Wars™ R2-D2™ Figurine made of platinum, presented with certificate of authenticity in a custom display case. This isn’t just a regular LEGO R2-D2 with a coating. The approximate retail value of each prize is £2,500 (over $4000 AU).

Odds of winning are going to be incredibly slim, but the prize is something that there are literally only two of in the whole world.

You can find the entry form and all of the terms and conditions here: https://shop.lego.com/en-AU/R2D2Contest