Brickvention 2016

Members from SydLUG attended Brickvention in Melbourne this year between the 15th and 17th of January.
It was held again at the Royal Exhibition building in Carlton, which is a fantastic venue with lots of space and natural light.
There were over 400 exhibitors in attendance, and 26000 members of the public attended on the 2 public days.
The Friday was convention day where games were played, talks listened to and prizes awarded. The guest speaker this year was Warren Elsmore who is an author and Lego builder form the UK.

24422799669_3b5c4df94b_zThere was alarge variety of retailers who were selling new and used sets and minifigures. Many rare and out of production sets were available, with price tags to match!24672608872_1f6b836e2a_z

Some of the highlights were Ryan Mcnaughts sinking RMS Titanic and BAC Concorde cross section.24764398226_0616bd54ba_z

More photos can be found here