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Orange Vespa in Colac

Started this discussion. Last reply by Julie Pond Oct 22, 2013. 1 Reply

On my way to work this morning I saw an orange auto Vespa on the back of a ute, about to be unloaded into the local motorbike shop, It looked to be a small one, not a 300, more like an LX, anyone…Continue

Beedspeed UK

Started this discussion. Last reply by Mike Richardson Jun 3, 2013. 1 Reply

Hey guys,Have bought stuff from most overseas based online parts shops, I am now waiting on my first order from Beedspeed in the UK. It has been three and a half weeks since they "dispatched" it, I…Continue

Front Rack

Started this discussion. Last reply by Brett D Apr 2, 2013. 2 Replies

Hey Guys,Does anyone happen to have a front fold down rack that will fit a Sprint that they are looking to sell? Any condition as long as it is not obviously past it's useable lifespan and not likely…Continue

Anyone know what this is??

Started this discussion. Last reply by Tony Feb 4, 2013. 5 Replies

 Ok the back story is that I heard…Continue

 

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Brett D replied to Greg_'s discussion Apologies if you got a message from 'Teresa'
"Damn, I wanted to meet her..."
Jul 11, 2014
Brett D is attending Vespa Club of Melbourne's event
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Victorian classic / geared 'Mad Max' Scooter Rally Fri 14-Sun 16 Feb at Melbourne > beyond

February 14, 2014 at 7pm to February 16, 2014 at 4pm
This event is for classic and modern geared bikes - and there are over 50 members of the Vespa Club of Melbourne with classics, and many more with geared bikes. This is an invitation from The Wild Dog Scooter Club who are organising the rally. It would be great if we were solidly represented. Details about registration and participation below.Note: What is a 'classic' scooter for this event? We work according to the VicRoads definition which is 25+ years. But we have been advised by the…See More
Jan 28, 2014
Brett D might attend Vespa Club of Melbourne's event
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Geelong Monthly Breakfast Sun 26 Jan - new riders welcome at The Edge

January 26, 2014 from 8:30am to 10:30am
The fourth Sunday of every month is Geelong's monthly brealfast on the beautiful Geelong foreshore.The Edge Cafe Eastern…See More
Jan 9, 2014
Brett D is attending Vespa Club of Melbourne's event
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Geelong Monthly Breakfast Sun 22 DEC - new riders welcome at The Edge

December 22, 2013 from 8:30am to 10:30am
The fourth Sunday of every month is Geelong's monthly brealfast on the beautiful Geelong foreshore.The Edge Cafe Eastern…See More
Dec 7, 2013

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Julie Pond replied to Brett D's discussion Orange Vespa in Colac
"Hmmmm no idea Brett.... The only other size I know the orange to come in is a 50cc...we do have one of those in the club but Karl hasn't sold his... Keep you eye out....lol..."
Oct 22, 2013
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Orange Vespa in Colac

On my way to work this morning I saw an orange auto Vespa on the back of a ute, about to be unloaded into the local motorbike shop, It looked to be a small one, not a 300, more like an LX, anyone know who this might belong to?See More
Oct 22, 2013
Brett D might attend Vespa Club of Melbourne's event
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Geelong Monthly Breakfast Sun 27 OCT - new riders welcome at The Edge

October 27, 2013 from 8:30am to 10:30am
The fourth Sunday of every month is Geelong's monthly brealfast on the beautiful Geelong foreshore.The Edge Cafe Eastern…See More
Oct 4, 2013
Brett D commented on Vespa Club of Melbourne's event 'Geelong Monthly Breakfast Sun 22 SEPT - new riders welcome'
"Having kick start issues, namely I don't have one, one I got delivered this week isn't right. enjoy."
Sep 20, 2013
Brett D is attending Vespa Club of Melbourne's event
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Geelong Monthly Breakfast Sun 22 SEPT - new riders welcome at The Edge

September 22, 2013 from 8:30am to 10:30am
The fourth Sunday of every month is Geelong's monthly brealfast on the beautiful Geelong foreshore.The Edge Cafe Eastern…See More
Sep 5, 2013
Brett D replied to rizzo308's discussion VBB WIRING HELP
"Are you re-doing the whole loom yourself? or just putting a premade, or old one back in? I simplified mine, Sprint, happy to help if you need advice."
Sep 5, 2013
Brett D replied to Pancrazio's discussion Risky or not...restored Vespas
"Greg picked up his game a lot after my blog drew so much attention to his operation, people from all over the world would ring, email him whatever and say "well what about that bloke in Victoria with the blog about his PV bike??" I…"
Aug 27, 2013
Brett D is attending Vespa Club of Melbourne's event
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Geelong Monthly Breakfast Sun 25 August - new riders welcome at The Edge

August 25, 2013 from 8:30am to 10:30am
The fourth Sunday of every month is Geelong's monthly brealfast on the beautiful Geelong foreshore.The Edge Cafe Eastern…See More
Aug 19, 2013
Brett D commented on Vespa Club of Melbourne's event 'Geelong Monthly Breakfast Sun 28 JULY- new riders welcome'
"Unless a miracle occurs on Saturday and my new engine works after another rest on the bench, I'll most likely not be able to make it there, sure it will be fun as always and ride safe."
Jul 25, 2013
Brett D might attend David Atkinson's event
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Lake Goldsmith Steam Rally - 2nd and/or 3rd November 2013 at Kensington Railway Station

November 2, 2013 at 8:30am to November 3, 2013 at 6pm
For those who like old things mechanical, stoke up your boilers, gather a full head of steam, we're off to the 102nd Lake Goldsmith Steam Rally.West of Ballarat and a nice ride via Skipton, the Lake Goldsmith Steam Preservation Association has a permanent site to display a large collection of oil and steam engines, tractors, historic agricultural machinery, vintage cars and motorcycles. It is also home to Australia’s largest  fully…See More
Jul 16, 2013
Brett D commented on Vespa Club of Melbourne's event 'Geelong Monthly Breakfast Sun 28 JULY- new riders welcome'
"Swapping engines from the 177 to a newly built 200, it's in, just having a few issues getting it running right. I'm the one having a moment :)"
Jul 3, 2013
Brett D commented on Vespa Club of Melbourne's event 'Geelong Monthly Breakfast Sun 28 JULY- new riders welcome'
"Weather permitting of course, oh and a bike that runs....."
Jul 3, 2013

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Brett's Blog

Posted on June 29, 2011 at 19:25 1 Comment

Hi Guys,

I don't plan to blog here but I have another blog that may or may not interest some of the Clubs Members.

I went against all I have read and imported a scooter from vietnam. It is an early 40th birthday present from my wife. and I have been documenting my experience from wo to now, warts and all in the hope I can help at least one person through me bluffing my way through. Great...

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At 18:16 on August 28, 2012,
Member
Raz D"Agostino
said…
Sorry it was an accident i apologise have a good night !
At 18:11 on August 28, 2012, Brett D said…
Welcome Raz, bit confused by the full stop message?
At 17:49 on August 28, 2012,
Member
Raz D"Agostino
said…
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At 17:49 on June 26, 2012, cheryl taylor said…

Hi Brett,

Our vespa group doesnt often head Colac way, but if we do, we should catch up and meet for coffee.

At 11:50 on February 17, 2012, Brett D said…

T'was a pleasure, I'm already working on a list of possible ride ideas.......

At 19:40 on February 16, 2012,
Member
Lisa L
said…
Thanks for organizing GOR ..fantastic :) xxx
At 17:34 on January 27, 2012, Tufan said…

Brett, Rob Duthie will be attending - he couldn't see himself when he clicked "attending" but he too will arrange his own accom.

At 15:20 on January 12, 2012, Brett D said…

Fantastic news.

Check the selector at the back it might need a clean or might be bent or something and is hitting or catching on the case or the little cover? might alsi be as simple as a cable change.

Good luck.

At 10:29 on January 11, 2012, Mike Richardson said…

Hi Brett

many thanks now that I understand...hope to catch up one day.

cheers Mike

At 15:49 on January 9, 2012, Brett D said…

You shouldn't have half the dramas if your Veloce is an Aussie one, give me a shout if you need any help

 
 
 

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