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Mottainai Cycles Fitzroy bike service centre and vintage bicycles

             At Mottainai Cycles we believe in not wasting beautiful vintage bicycles. It breaks our hearts to see so many of these wonderful bikes thrown out as metal scrap and it’s our intention to save and preserve as many as … Continue reading

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Mottainai Bicycle Service Centre, vintage bikes for sale at Fitzroy Kerr Street. Fading Summer

Saying farewell to Summer is synonymous to saying goodbye to an old friend, a sweet sadness pervades coupled with nostalgic flashes, a kaleidoscope of bright colours and euphoric feelings. The onset of Autumn heralds a more contemplative time, riding through … Continue reading

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vintage classic bikes Melbourne, restoration and rebuilds of all pre 90′s bicycles.

http://www.au.timeout.com/melbourne/shopping/venues/1831/mottainai Check out the above article about us :) Come see us at Mottainai bikes, 41 Kerr St Fitzroy :)

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Vintage bike Bunnies ……

Such great riding weather as of late. The bunny pic was appropriated from another site as an ode to Easter:) Drop by our shed/shop at 41 Kerr Street Fitzroy, for any servicing or to look at our vintage bikes for … Continue reading

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Food for thought.

  Imagine if they closed Melbourne city to all cars??? Great idea.

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Beautiful bikes are old …. Lovers of vintage bikes unite!!!

Recycle a used vintage bike, think twice before buying a new bike that is made in China, the quality of a cheap Chinese bike is inferior in all ways, they become land-fill very quickly. The rider rarely makes a real … Continue reading

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Spoke about wheels and bikes. Old stuff is where it’s at.

Mottainai vintage bikes is now full of extremely cool old bikes that are ready to ride. Come and visit us at 41 Kerr St Fitzroy. Mon-Fri 12 noon -6pm and on Sundays. You can contact me on 0448884051. Cheers

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What’s cold and wet and lives in a cave? Get your Vintage on!

A wise person once said,”the only constant is change”, well Melbourne certainly embraces that maxim unabashedly (in weatherly terms), I would like to add, the only constant is the turn of the wheel:) Regardless of external conditions getting on a … Continue reading

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The shadow of a hot February hovers as tyres merge into the pavements. Vintage bikes can be seen paraded through the streets with great pride.

Each bike we offer has been stripped apart and rebuilt with all worn out parts replaced with good quality substitutes, this process can take days and includes polishing of the paintwork and also each metal part. We respect each bike … Continue reading

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