What we’ve been up to for the past few months!

Apologies for the multiple email alerts on our previous Blog posts, we’re now reverting back to our classic blog style which should be easier to digest! Here’s some of what we’ve been up to over the past few months 🙂

Mottainai Cycles is a bicycle workshop, we service and repair all bicycles and specialize in restoring and building vintage steel lugged bikes. We sell restored bikes and love to build custom bikes for you. We are now closed on Tuesdays. We are open Monday, Wed, Thurs and Fridays from 8.30 to 6.30 and open weekends Sat and Sundays from 10.30 to 6.30. Find us at 23 rear Johnston Street Collingwood, down the lane-way and opposite Jim’s Greek Tavern.

Contact:    mail:    catrethowan (at) yahoo.com or mottainaivintagebikes (at) gmail.com,
PH: (zero)466670316 or (zero)448884051
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Full restoration on a 1960’s tricycle. Super pleased with how this beauty turned out!

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The legend that is Bob Farliegh still going strong with this single speed build.

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Australian built Ricardo frame with Shimano 105! Great little road bike.

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Super slick Ivanhoe build. She’s looking fast!

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Another happy grin 🙂

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Real men ride pink.

 

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Gotta love this Kuwahara! Tange 900 tubing. Great Japanese road bike.

 

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Summer rides on sunny days.

 

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Incredible full Hillman restoration. We love how this one came out. Enjoy!

 

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Beautiful Shogun Step-through.

 

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FRESH

 

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Good luck on your tour across Australia bro! We hope the Shogun will serve you well. 

 

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Beauty and the Blucher.

 

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Samurai shorts required.

 

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A perfect match 🙂

 

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Offer now on! Free Bernese Mountain Dog photo with every road bike purchase!

 

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A little pop of red goes a long way. Great Mixte build.

 

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Classic steel single speed build.

 

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Slick. Fast and clean.

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Without struggle, there can be no progress.

 

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This Bike has MS. We’re proud to have been part of such an amazing campaign.   

Check the video below for the full story!

 

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Who needs gears when you look this crisp.

 

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Looking like a summers day.

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Good ol’ Eddy. Beautiful light tourer. 

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50’s KYPO. Race ready. 

 

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Ant and his new whip 🙂

 

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Want a bike to match your beard? Mottainai’s got your back.

 

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The Silver Surfer – Lovely Hillman build

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Big love for the Peugeot tourer

 

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They call me Mellow Yellow

 

 

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