Category Archives: Bikes

Ride Share in Melbourne

Melbourne is renowned for a city thats great to cycle in and a new ride share programme has just been launched in the last few weeks called obike.  This weekend I got the opportunity to test ride this concept which came from Singapore. These bikes are all over the city, I literally stumbled across one […]

Winter dreaming & inspiration for your next Epic Bike ride

Winter is the perfect time of year to start dreaming of your next cycle adventure. Sitting in front of the fire we’re currently reading our way through  Lonely Planet Epic Bike Rides of the World, pondering where we would like to cycle next. This book is for anyone who loves travelling & cycling, with over 200 rides […]

Sydney cycle

Celebrating Queens Birthday Weekend we hopped across the ditch & explored Sydney By Bike. What an awesome city to discover by cycle. We hired a couple of City Sports Bikes from Town Bike Pitstop  located in Redfern this Cafe & Bike Shop have a range of urban cycles for rent and we enjoyed a cup of coffee while we […]

Cycling in the rain

Rain New Zealand is gorgeous, however we are blessed with a large rain fall through out the year!  Here are a few of our favourite accessories that can make your ride in the rain so much more pleasant. Save your clothes Stopping the stripe! There is nothing worse than water flicking up your back , if you […]

little tokyobike

We are delighted to stock the little tokyobike.  Everyone remembers their first bicycle—especially when it is a little tokyobike. They have all the same attention to detail and simple, functional design as the grown up version, but shrunk to perfection. little tokyobikes come in a carefully considered palette of six colors for your little person to […]

Making your cycling life easier

Our find of the week is the Global Bike Store Locator App –  BikeAid app is an app to locate great cycling stores.  You can follow them on Facebook BikeAid where they feature a bike store of the week.  Perfect for destinations where your planning on travelling or discovering some bike stores you never knew existed!          

A lovely Video Diary of tokyobike

From tokyobike Australia TOKYOBIKE DIARY FILM tokyobike Diary explores the concept of ‘Tokyo Slow’ – more about slow than fast, tokyobike is as much about discovering your city and enjoying the ride as it is about the destination. Tokyo Slow is portrayed as a personal experience, the ride itself becomes moments of leisure in between […]