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Plans to ride over the creek and pick up a pizza came unstuck. Over the new bridge I rode. The late afternoon light throwing long shadows as the Brompton sped across the smooth concrete. Fridayโ€™s carefree feeling was in the air. Two young boys threw fishing lines into the creekโ€™s full tide. A retired couple walked slowly out for an early dinner. We were on our way to collect a pizza. โ€˜Itโ€™ll… Read More

Last year it was Wheelie Windy. This year the Village Bike people have done it again with another wonderful installation for the Swell Sculpture Festival. This time it’s Wind in the Wheelos! Out riding this morning, Iย detoured along the Currumbin beachfront for a preview of what’s on the canvas for this year’s festival. Each year, about fifty sculptures take up residence on Currumbin Beach and along its esplanade for a 10 day… Read More

This is anotherย guest post fromย Jen Cooper. In her previous post, Big Bikes Little Bikes, it was decision time.ย Now let’s see how these Bromptons ride. Hereย isย the second of Jen’sย bicycle stories…ย  We had been searching for a solution to taking bikes on our camping and kayaking trips, and being able to carry and store them easily. After research done at intervals over a period of eighteen months, we found and purchased Brompton bikes. Bromptons… Read More