Melbourne, Australia

Andy and Jacqui fundraising and running 90km in the Comrades Ultramarathon in South Africa

Andy and Jacqui will be putting one foot in front of the other for 90km along the Valley of 1000 Hills in the Comrades Ultramarathon in South Africa ūüáŅūüá¶.  Andy Gild is co-founder and CEO of Bicycles for… Read More

Director & CEO Andy Gild’s Ultramarathon Preparation Biking in New Zealand

Our tireless Director, CEO and Co-Founder, Andy Gild, is participating in a 90km Ultramarathon in June where she will be raising funds for Bicycles for Humanity Melbourne. To prepare for this Ultramarathon, Andy has done some hair-raising cross-training… Read More

The Bear Essentials – Bike-packing for Humanity

Mike and Lorraine, long time friends of Bicycles for Humanity Melbourne, are undertaking a mammoth bicycle ride across New Zealand – 400km and 6,700m of climbing over gravel roads! While it’s not for the faint-hearted, Mike and Lorraine… Read More

New Bicycle Storage Facility & Operations Centre

After a long search for a new facility, we are pleased to share that Toyota¬†Australia¬†has provided a fantastic site for Bicycles for Humanity Melbourne, that will serve as the heart of our operations, with plenty of room to… Read More

Strategisation Book Co-Authored by Our Volunteer Board Member Mike Harley

“Life is like riding a bicycle. To keep your balance, you must keep moving.” Albert Einstein 1930  Mike Harley, Volunteer Board Member (Non Executive Director) at Bicycles for Humanity Melbourne and co-author of ‚ÄėStrategisation: The Art Of Mobilising… Read More

Bicycles for Humanity Melbourne – Annual General Meeting 2021

Join us for our Annual General Meeting (AGM) 2021 on Sunday,¬†28th November 2021 at¬†3pm – 5pm. This year we are hoping to reconnect and connect with as many of our supporters, volunteers and incredible people who have generously… Read More

Searching for Our New Storage Site

After 10 YEARS at Parkvue Storage and Sundowner RV it’s time to relocate our donated bicycle collections and storage to a new facility. Helps us pedal into 2022 with room to grow. Do you know of any potentially available warehouse/site that may meet the below criteria? Centrally located… Read More

Supporting Namibian locals through BEST Covid-19 Program

Thanks to the hard work of our partner organisation,¬†Bicycle Empowerment Network Namibia (BEN),¬†Eliakim Elago Ipinge¬†and¬†Ngulura Smasiku¬†are among the¬†first entrepreneurs in Namibia to¬†receive donated bicycles through¬†Bicycles for Humanity‚Äôs¬†BEST programme. Eliakim¬†is¬†49 years old and lives in Swakopmund at the Namibian… Read More

Leading the Cycling Revolution in Northern Namibia – Lucky’s Story

If you are wanting some inspiration to kick off your new year, have a listen to Michael Linke, founder of Bicycling Empowerment Network (BEN) Namibia, and Lucky Mbako, owner of Oshana Bicycles, discuss all things Bicycles in a… Read More

2020 Pedal for Purpose Virtual Challenge – Final Strava Club Stats and Prize Winners Announced

The final week was our best week of the Pedal for Purpose virtual event with 223 Bicycles for Humanity Melbourne Strava club members (runners, walkers and cyclists) completing 676 activities for a total of 29,695km.  This leaves us… Read More