Free Bicycle Maintenance Classes - Hobart

The Hobart Bike Kitchen is running a FREE Bike Maintenance Certificate Course, over three consecutive Sundays.  The course will be run from 12pm to 1pm, on Sunday 3rd, 10th and 17th of August.  From 1pm to 4pm participants are welcome to practice their new skills in the usual HBK bike workshop sessions.

The location is 130 Davey St, Hobart.


Week 1

Setting up a bike

  • Adjust seat to correct height
  • Take a wheel off and put it on again
  • Pump up a tyre
  • Remove and replace pedals

Fix a bike, Level 1

  • Take a tube out and put one in
  • Patch an inner tube
  • Adjust brakes
  • Clean a chain

Week 2

Fix a bike, Level 2

  • Adjust derailleurs
  • Take out, clean and replace bearings
  • Remove and replace a chain

Week 3

Fix a bike, Level 3

  • Remove and replace a bottom bracket
  • Remove and replace a headset
  • True a wheel, replace a spoke


Sign up to the course at:

For more information, email: [email protected]


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