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Ellerslie Village Brick Trail

Between Saturday 26th September and Sunday 11th October, participating businesses in Ellerslie had LEGO on display in their shop windows.

Kids came along and walked through Ellerslie Village and went on a hunt for some amazing LEGO displays!

There was also an incredible prize giveaway – Those people who could simply tell us the names of three shops in Ellerslie where they found LEGO displays went into a draw a LEGO set valued at $250.

Online Entries closed Sunday 11th October.

All LEGO displayed has been kindly supplied by the All Blocks LEGO User Group.

Alex Blong’s Pirates vs Star Wars epic LEGO battle display 

June 2020 – Forty Hour Famine fund raiser.

All Blocks LEGO User Group member, Alex, with the help of a few other members set up this Pirates vs Star Wars epic LEGO battle display.

The purpose was to encourage people to donate money to Alex’s Forty Hour Famine fundraiser. During the three weeks that the Pirates vs Star Wars epic LEGO battle displayed, Alex raised over $500 which was donated to the Forty Hour Famine charity.

Brick Madness – Blockhouse Bay School Holiday Programme

24 January, 2020

All Blocks LEGO User Group assisted in the Blockhouse Bay Community Centre school holiday program at the start of the year.

Anette and Lisa Brown hosted two half-day workshops where children from the local community could build freely from barrels of LEGO.

Bricks4Kidz Grand Opening Day

22 September, 2019

All Blocks LEGO User Group supported Bricks4Kidz grand opening of their new premises in Albany, on the North Shore of Auckland.

Bricks4Kidz is a proud sponsor of All Blocks LEGO User group.

Ellerslie Fairy Festival and Pirate Party

9 September, 2019 that extended into a month-long event called Magical September.

Check out some of the highlights from the Magical September Fairy Festival at Ellerslie.

All Blocks LEGO User Group supplied pirate-themed displays to several businesses along the main street of Ellerslie village.

Helensville Primary School Brick Show

Sunday, 25 August 2019

Helensville Primary School Brick Show – Student building Competition

ASR Brick Show

All Blocks LEGO User Group’s latest show was held at Aotea Sport and Recreation Association Center in East Tamaki.

The show was to help raise funds for Autism New Zealand.

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Woodlands Park School Brick Show

All Blocks LEGO User Group’s held at Brick Show at Woodlands Park School in April.

The show was to help raise funds for a new audio-visual system in the school hall and installation of a decorative safety barrier between Te Pito (the playground) and the carpark.

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Woodlands Park School Brick Show – Student building competition

As part of the show hosted by Woodlands Park School, there was a student LEGO building competition for students enrolled at the school. There were three age grades:

  • Years 1 and 2
  • Years 3 and 4
  • Years 5 and 6

One $50 gift voucher was awarded to the winner in each age grade. Every entry received a free LEGO polybag. 

Click here to read more about this show and see all the student competition entries.

Helensville Primary School – Student Group Visit to Hong Kong

All Blocks LEGO User Group’s first show was held at Helensville Primary School. The show was to help raise funds for a student group visit to Hong Kong.

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Helensville Primary School – student building competition

As part of the show hosted by Helensville Primary School, there was a student LEGO building competition. There were four age grades:

  • 6 years and under
  • 7-9 years
  • 9-10 years
  • 11-13 years

One $50 gift voucher was awarded in each age grade. 

Christchurch Brick Show

All Blocks member Michael Howell attended the Christchurch Brick Show. He looked after Hayden Pickford’s kakapo model. David Wardle also exhibited his Queen Victoria cruise ship at the show.

MakeX Robotics Competition – 1 July 2018

All Blocks LEGO User Group’s supported the annual MakeX Robotics competition. 

David Wardle has been reviewing a book  Building Smart LEGO MINDSTORMS EV3 Robots   written by seventeen year-old Kyle Markland.

David had seven Mindstorms robots on display including all six of Kyle’s creations.

David met up with Hayden Pickford. They are the creators of New Zealand’s two most popular LEGO Ideas projects: Hayden’s Kakapo and David’s Queen Victoria Cruise Ship.

Auckland Museum – Brickman Treasure Hunt – 13 – 29 April 2018

Several LEGO models, designed and built by members of All Blocks LEGO User Group, were hidden throughout Auckland Museum during the April school holidays.

This was a Treasure Hunt where each model had one letter that eventually spelt the word “Brickman”.

The Treasure Hunt reached over 5000 Auckland children in the two week holiday period.  It was one of the most popular Treasure Hunt events held at Auckland Museum.

HamLUG – LEGO® Fan Expo 7-8 April 2018

Every year HamLUG hosts a LEGO Fan Show to raise funds for the Autistic Society. Several All Blocks LUG members travelled south to Hamilton to participate in this worthy event.

Here are some of the All Blocks LUG dioramas on display during the fundraising weekend.