While everyone else was stringing lights and hanging tinsel on their own Christmas trees, a group of Australian LEGO geniuses were putting together the world’s tallest and largest LEGO tree. At 32.8-feet, the massive tree uses a combination of LEGO and Duplo bricks and will stand until December 26 at the Pitt Street Mall in Sydney.

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Not content to rest on their pine boughs, the group also built a Christmas Koala, a surfing Saint Nick, a pile of gifts and massive ornaments. There’s even a reindeer designed by 10-year old LEGO club member Luke Francis. Oh yeah, and the whole thing lights up.

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All told, the tree weighs and astonishing 3.5 tons. The project took 6 months to complete, but you can watch the entire ingenious process in a series of quick videos at the LEGO Youtube channel.

Via Gizmodo