Touring

Andy’s Custom Curve GMX

Here at Velo cycles, our bread and butter is egalitarian transport, commuter and touring bikes for all. That being said,…

The beginnings of a long love affair – Soma Wolverine

We’ve now lost two employees at Velo, (@forsterollie and @kylethemountainman on Instagram), to the greater world before them on their…

3 week Sri Lanka tour on folding bikes

Late last year, Nick from Brompton Australia asked us if one of our demo/hire Bromptons would like to go on…

So what IS a gravel grind?

This weekend the 25th and 26th of February, the beautiful Otway National Park will be hosting the Otway Odyssey. The…

Birth of a Bike – The Aggressively Fun Tourer

I have always felt divided between two vastly different forms of cycling, a fun, aggressive city commute and largely unplanned,…

Stu’s Pleasant Rides – The Surly Big Dummy

We’re all for our staff riding our bikes so they can accurately describe its attributes and what it does and…

Catherine’s Custom Surly Cross-Check

Catherine came to us looking for a bike that would tick a number of important criteria she wanted in a…

Mt Pleasant on a Brompton – more pleasant than you may think

Stu is no stranger to some kilometres.  He commutes on his bike each and every day from out in the…

What makes a good commuter bicycle?

One of the great things about the bicycle is how efficient it is – for the amount of energy required,…