It's LEGO's 50th birthday in Australia this year, and they're partying like only a toymaker can!

, the giant Festival of Play mascot, celebrated by reading the September issue of K-Zone. Did you get that issue? Mario started a gold rush!

In other partying news, did you see the 
LEGO forest they created in the Australian desert? It was epic! Not to mention the one right in the middle of Sydney!

Then LEGO crowned Riley the 
Aussie LEGO Champion!

Wow! What's next from LEGO?