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Published June 23rd 2016
Update January 11th 2021
Please note Finn & Dash Bikes is permanently closed and no longer trading
Dash About on Your Bike to Stay Fit - this shop is the one
Finn & Dash Bikes are the friendly coastal experts. The owner, Warren McDonald has more than 15 years of elite coaching experience at 3 Olympic games, Commonwealth Games, plus numerous world championships and international events. A genuine guy who has experienced staff to maintain your bike, advise or assist as needed.
Marty is a professional mechanic with more than ten years experience as a mechanic at world and national cycling championships plus the Tour Down Under. Alan aka 'shuttles' is a passionate cyclist from the coast and can give you hints for the best local rides. Their knowledge of bikes, accessories and repairs is really comprehensive.
How did the store get it' name? These are the names of Warren's sons and his wife runs the Finn and Dash Toy shop just up the road. They offer rental bikes and are situated right on Cotton Tree Park, close to the coastal pathway. They cater for road, track and mountain biking with a family focus as kid's carriages available.
Their winter hours are 9-5 Monday-Friday – summer they are open at weekends for their busy hire business. The Sunny Coast has many scenic cycle paths along the shorelines whether it is the beach or the river. Read how he turned a tragic event into a motivation in this interview for Australian Story.