March 2, 2019

Is there anyone else out there enjoying the cool(ish) change in the weather? We have had some serious heat and humidity recently. So many people were devastated by the recent floods that the subsequent heat almost felt too much to handle. Drop a few degrees, however, a...

August 17, 2018

We will be closed from Saturday 18 August for 6 weeks so we can head off cycle touring around Queensland on our tandem!

Our blog will be kept updated (when we have internet), so keep an eye out and see how long it takes before you're itching to hit the road.

See you Tues...

July 6, 2018

In six weeks time, we are going to be packed up and ready to set off on our six week cycle tour around Queensland!

To this end, we are busy getting our Salsa Powderkeg tandem bicycle ready to go. It has been fitted out with a Rohloff hub, which you can read about here i...

April 26, 2018

Have you heard? 

We are going cycle touring for a whole six weeks later this year! That does mean the shop will be closed for six weeks, and we are really sorry to do that to you. It's not until mid August though, and we will give you plenty of warning so you can stock...

April 4, 2018

We just had a great weekend away on an adventurous cycle touring trip. Check out our blog to read about our trip with some fellow cyclists that went from Townsville to Ravenswood, Giru and back to Townsville over three days. We spent time on dirt roads, on back roads,...

March 23, 2018

Our route has been decided! Next weekend we are heading off for an Easter adventure cycling trip! We leave on Good Friday, 30 March at 6am and will return sometime on Sunday 2 April, 2018! Are you coming?

First up is the Flinder's Highway, out towards Reid River, after...

March 5, 2018

There's always something happening at Easter, and this year is no different! We haven't confirmed our route yet, but we plan on doing a three day cycle touring trip over Easter from Good Friday 30 March through to Easter Sunday 1 April.

This year's trip may be similar t...

March 2, 2018

In case you're wondering, our overnight trip to Mingela is still going ahead next Saturday 10 March, despite the recent wonderful wet season rain we have been having. Unless it is POURING with heavy tropical rain with absolutely no hope of it easing next Saturday or Su...

February 19, 2018

Paul and Sarah have just come back to Townsville after spending five wonderful weeks cycle touring in New Zealand. Here are some snaps and stories from their journey!

They weren't the only tandem tourers! These guys were from Iran...

Catching the train with a tandem seem...

February 17, 2018

Ortlieb panniers are made to last. They are waterproof and very durable. They cart our gear around on the bike and become an essential part of our bicycle travel and commuting. Like anything we use regularly, panniers tend to get grotty. They are usually out in all sor...

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