Australia

Baum Turanti

It was only yesterday that I was reminiscing about hearing Darren Baum speak at the first Australian Custom Bicycle Show and being so inspired about the state of the Aussie custom scene. Then today I came across the titanium Turanti… Read more »

Kenevans Columbus Max Road

Sydney’s Skunkworks Bikes, specialists in ultra-high-end upgrades and bicycle weight loss, have been churning out a long list of quality builds lately, including the whole fleet of Team Festka Australia‘s bikes. The latest to emerge from the workshop’s secret location… Read more »

Lyrebird Cycles ‘The Tonewood Project’

From Cycle EXIF’s technical correspondent, Richard Gearing. In his spare time, Mark Kelly creates bicycle frames under the guise of Lyrebird Cycles. He refers to these frames as ‘The Tonewood Project’ — so named because of the Australian hardwoods used… Read more »

Paconi Sparkle Road

There were some amazing bikes in Adelaide in January for the 2015 Tour Down Under. I’m not talking about the carbon fibre squads of team bikes — you could’ve seen those in any mainstream publication or local bike shop. While… Read more »

Review: BOgear Royd Bike Bag

My decision to head over to Adelaide for the 2015 Tour Down Under was a rushed one, and the decision to bring my own bike was even more hasty. Perhaps it was influenced by the fact that I’ve been looking… Read more »

Review: Turn Zayante Cranks

From Cycle EXIF’s technical correspondent, Richard Gearing. This review has been a long time in the making — not because of laziness, writer’s block or through struggling to know what say, but through plainly and simply forgetting. I’ll come onto… Read more »

Rogers Bespoke for Treadly

The world’s best professional cyclists have started to descend on South Australia’s capital city of Adelaide in preparation for the Santos Tour Down Under — the first leg of the UCI World Tour. The six stage race will take the… Read more »