Posts under ‘Commuting’

National Ride2Work Day Breakfast (and RideHomeFromWork Day celebration)

This year, National Ride2Work Day is on Wednesday 12th October and as usual, we’re holding our popular breakfast out front…

I am serious, and stop calling me Surly

Summer is fast on the approach, and as the weather turns warmer our attention once again falls to dreams of new…

(More than) 30 reasons to take up cycling

BikeRadar recently posted an article with 30 reasons to take up cycling.  It’s pretty thorough, but we think there’s a…

Who rides a folding bike?

I rode a folding bike once.  It was HORRIBLE! Yep, no arguments there.  There’s many folding bikes out there (both…

eBike FAQs

There’s a lot of regular riders, or those who don’t ride, who wonder about e-Bikes.  There’s been many two-wheeled electrically-motored…

Over the counter – Melbourne’s rider numbers grow

Commissioned on Ride2Work Day 2014, our Totem Bike Counter has steadily been ticking away each bike rider who passes by…

The Velo Carlton – designed by us, for you

In our nine years of supporting Melbourne’s cyclists, we’ve stocked (and continue to stock) quite a broad range of bikes…

Livin’ in the 70s – Peugeot Mixte rebuild

Sometimes, when a job is finished here at Velo there is a moment of excitement that is mixed with sadness…

A Rove Review

If you chase two rabbits, you’ll catch neither of them, according to the old adage. But what if you try…