CHANGE OF DATE: Please note entries now close 12th of July (not 21st of June).


The Big Family Build is an annual Christian brick building competition, encouraging families to work on a shared project while diving into God’s word!

How do I enter?

Create a construction made of LEGO┬« bricks based on a scene, character, theme or passage from this year’s theme:

The Gospels (Matthew, Mark, Luke or John)

To enter:

  • Create with at least two members of the same family (You could also team up with someone who you consider to be family). Team members can be of any age, but we have a special prize for a build created only by kids 16 years and under.
  • Fill out the application form and send us some photos/video of your creation from various angles. Please include at least one photo of yourselves with your build.
  • Entries close 12th of July 2020.
  • The first 20 entries go into a lucky draw prize.
  • Be sure to encourage your friends and family to vote for your build in the People’s Choice Award.

Please note: The competition is only open to Australian residents.

Important dates

Entries close: 12th of July

People’s choice online judging: 13th-21st of July

Winners announced – 1st of August


We are pleased to announce our judges Lyn and Matt from series one of LEGO Masters are back! Josh also joins the team this year to judge the 16 years and under category.

They will be looking for:

  • Technical ability.
  • Builds that communicate the message of the chosen passage.

Watch the video for some tips from Josh!


You can check out the 2019 winners here.


First prize – $250 LEGO voucher (Sponsored by Reeman Constructions).

Runner Up – $150 LEGO voucher.

People’s choice award – $100 LEGO voucher (Sponsored by Church Finance Central)

Under 16’s build – $80 LEGO voucher

All finalists – $50 LEGO vouchers.

Fast finisher – The first 20 entries go into the running for a mystery prize.

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To let others know about this great competition, please share our Facebook post or the web link.

LEGO® is a trademark of the LEGO Group which has not endorsed or sponsored this competition.



    If you would like to provide a video of your build, please send us a link to a url (YouTube preferred). This is optional.

    There is no limit on how many photos you send. If you have additional photos email them to

    Could you be the next LEGO Master? LEGO Masters is now casting!