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Giant Lego Garden Grows Overnight In The Australian Outback

Residents of Broken Hill in far west NSW were surprised when they woke up to this surreal scene: giant Lego trees and flowers — 66 times bigger than the actual pieces — had grown everywhere overnight.

It turns out Lego is setting up installations all around Australia to celebrate its 50th anniversary down under. I hope they gave people minifig costumes too.

Next: life-size Lego minifigs of the Priscilla characters in Alice Springs. Make it happen, Lego. [DesignBoom]


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