Here’s what you need know about a new LEGO brick factory being built in Australia.1.
Where is it?
The new Brick Factory is set to open in 2020 in the brick factory town of Abbotsford, located in Queensland.
This is the fourth new brick factory that Lego has opened in Australia, following in the footsteps of the Brisbane, Adelaide, and Perth Brick Factory.2.
There’s a range of brick products, ranging from traditional bricks to the newest additions like the latest Minecraft bricks.3.
What is the difference between bricks and blocks?
Like any other type of brick, Lego bricks can be used as a building material or as a decoration for walls, ceilings, floors, and even walls and ceilings.4.
Will this brick factory create jobs?
Yes, according to Lego, the new brick plant will create more than 5,000 permanent construction jobs and provide around 1,200 temporary jobs.5.
Will it be a huge boon to Queensland?
According to the Queensland Government, the project is expected to create at least 3,000 construction jobs, with about 400 of them permanent.6.
Will the bricks look as good as they look?
As well as being able to build a variety of different Lego creations, the bricks will also look very different depending on where they are used.7.
What about the workers?
The brick factory is designed to allow workers to live and work in a relatively open environment.
It is expected that workers will have to live close to the factory site and can enjoy the views, but also be able to be in proximity to other workers.8.
Will I need to get a job at the factory?
Construction is expected in the area for around 10 years, but there will be an opportunity for employees to get new jobs once construction has stopped.9.
What are the conditions?
The Brick Factory will be open from August 10 to December 15, 2020.
It will cost $100,000, with a 20-month construction period.10.
What do Lego say about the brick plant?
The company has been working hard to create a world-class environment for its employees, which will help ensure they are well-paid, well-rested and healthy.
Lego Australia is also encouraging employees to visit the new Brick Facility to take part in the construction, and also to enjoy the many events, workshops and activities taking place at the facility.