After 11 great years in Murrumbeena, you now will find Fuel in our new workshop in the beautiful Yarra Valley! 


What! Why?

Reason 1. The lease was up and we thought it was high time to change it up!

Reason 2. We came up with a new idea and would like to offer you the most streamlined and efficient service for you and your bicycle.

Reason 3. ( The real reason... ) The riding is awesome up here! Come join us!

Thats cool ! .... but wait??!! .... how will I get my bike to you now??

Easy as! 

Jump online and book in for our new courier service!

We shall then see you at the home or at the office to collect, service beautifully and deliver safely back to you in our funky new VW transporter!

Its a one of a kind awesome new valet service for your bicycle which will  make it even easier for you to keep in touch with all that you have come to love using Fuel as your #1 velo mechanic..... 

Check out how it works below.... 

Follow these steps.....

 1. Book a pick up time online or phone 03 9563 3281
2. We collect from your home or office
3. We service & deliver back to you
4. Or you can book a time and drop off or collect at our new workshop 

Can't be that simples?

Ah... yes it is!
We've designed this to make it the most streamlined cycle mechanic service for you and your bicycle - still unsure? give us a call 0395633281 or email

We look forward to seeing you again soon for your next 'NEXT LEVEL' Fuel service
Check out new details and FAQ's below




What?!! Pick up and delivery!
Hows that even possible your asking ?
Well... we are performance cycle mechanics anything to do with bikes we make possible

But we are going to miss you Herb!
Thanks! But you dont have to! I'll be out on road or hitting the trails come for a ride in the hills with me!

But what if your a Fuel Absolute member?
If your a Fuel member pick up and delivery is all included too

How will my pride and joy be transported?
With love and care of course! In our new funky new decked out VW van

What is the turnaround time?
4 days

Why does it take 4 days?
Quality work takes time

What days will you pick up and deliver?
Mon and Friday mornings between 7-12pm

What about emergency minor adjustments like gear or brake tunes?
By appointment we can come to you on Monday or Friday mornings

Is there a call out fee for minor adjustments?
Yes $25 minimum

Does pick up and delivery cost more?
Not within the inner south eastern suburbs  

Can I drop my bike to you in the Yarra ranges?
Yes but please make an appointment first and we can arrange drop off and collection times

Will you collect or deliver to the CBD?

Only by prior arrangement with 3 bike minimum booking


F U E L is a dedicated workshop studio developed to provide you with exceptional service and care for your cycling machine.

‘Our focus is all about the quality of our work...'

In 2005 Herb created Fuel to specifically to look after all your mechanical needs to make sure your machine is running optimally week in week out.


FOUNDER  & Head Technician  

Herb Donovan

Herb has worked as a cycle mechanic and wheel builder for various bicycle workshops here in Victoria and overseas for over 20yrs.

Herb competed at a National level in XC mountain bike racing, internationally on the road for a Belgium cycling team and studied Industrial design at Monash University.

After completing a nationally accredited Certificate III in Bicycle Mechanics in 2003 issued by Automotive Training Australia Ltd he felt it was time to bring a fresh approach to the industry and created Fuel a dedicated workshop studio.

With an astute attention to detail, a keen eye for inspirational improvements and a passion for quality Herb has now developed a strong reputation for professional service and loyal customer following.

By the grace of many wonderful inspiring customers since 2007 Herb has been able to grow Fuel into a successful and highly regarded business within the industry.