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Join the City of Melbourne eBike trial and Lug+Carrie's community of Good Movers in Melbourne.

How it works

Register Online

Fill out the form with some basic information about yourself. Our team will be in touch and help you choose the right bike and accessories.

Get Your eBike

Free delivery to your home and a 45 min introduction to riding your new Lug+Carrie with kids. We will also show you how to lock, charge and care for your new wheels.

Have Fun!

We’re here for you. Any issues with your bike and we will come to your place to get you rolling again. There’s even roadside assistance! It’s all part of the standard Lug+Carrie subscription.​

Continue Riding

After 8 weeks, you can transition to a weekly subscription with Lug+Carrie, buy your bike to keep riding or book in your return at no extra cost. ​


Choose Your eBike Setup

The Quick Haul - $28.50 per week

Affordable, simple and powerful. Carry up to 1 child, their bags and your weekly groceries.

Setup can include:

Child Seat

The Thule Yepp Maxi Child Seat is a safe and comfortable bike seat designed to carry children up to 22 kg (48.5 lbs) in weight. Made with high-quality materials, this child seat features a shock-absorbing design to provide a smooth and comfortable ride for your child. The seat is adjustable and features a five-point harness system to ensure your child's safety and comfort. The Thule Yepp Maxi Child Seat is easy to install and fits most bike models, making it a versatile and convenient choice for families who love to cycle. Choose the Thule Yepp Maxi Child Seat for a safe and enjoyable biking experience with your child.

Our Child seat easily attaches to the rear rack of the bike and locks in securely. The 5-point harness is intuitive and makes you and your little bub feel safe. Can carry up to 22kgs.

Panniers

The Tern Cargo Hold 37 Panniers are a set of high-quality bike bags that provide ample storage space for your belongings during your cycling adventures. Designed to fit securely on your bike's rear rack, these panniers offer a combined capacity of 37 liters, making them ideal for longer trips or everyday commuting. With a rugged and water-resistant construction, these bags will protect your gear from the elements while on the road. Plus, they come with a variety of convenient features, including easy-access pockets, reflective details for added safety, and adjustable straps for a custom fit. Choose the Tern Cargo Hold 37 Panniers for a reliable and functional storage solution for your bike.

The Panniers are a set of high-quality bike bags that provide ample storage space for your belongings during your daily adventures. Whether it's your kids school bags, your gym or work bag or groceries, our panniers will make it an easy load to carry. 

Child Bench

The Tern Clubhouse Mini is a bicycle storage solution that is compact and portable, making it ideal for those with limited space. It is a minimalist design that can be easily folded and stored away when not in use. The Clubhouse Mini can hold up to two bikes securely, with adjustable hooks to accommodate different types of bikes. Its sturdy construction ensures that your bikes remain in place, while its lightweight frame makes it easy to move around. The Tern Clubhouse Mini is a perfect solution for those looking to store their bikes in a small space, without compromising on functionality and convenience.

The Clubhouse makes your bike as versatile and functional as a hatchback car. Use it to carry one child. 

The Tern GSD ebike is a compact and versatile cargo bike designed to carry two passengers or children. The image shows the bike parked on a city street with a blurred cityscape in the background. The bike has a sturdy frame and a rear cargo rack, which is equipped with a comfortable and secure child seat. The child seat can be easily removed when not in use, and the cargo rack can accommodate other cargo, such as groceries or work equipment. The bike also features an electric motor and a battery, which provides assistance while riding, making it easier to navigate hills or long distances. The Tern GSD ebike is a perfect solution for families or commuters who need a compact and versatile bike that can carry multiple passengers or cargo. It is available at Lug+Carrie.

The Tern GSD - $40.50 per week

All the power you need. Carry up to 2 kids, their bags and your weekly groceries.

Setup can include:

Child Seat

Our child seat(s) attach easily to the rear rack of the bike and lock in securely. The 5-point harness is intuitive and makes you and your little bub feel safe. Add a second to the back of a GSD and turn your eBike into a mini school bus. Carry up to 22kgs per seat. 

Panniers

Spacious enough for weekly shopping runs, camping adventures, or hauling all your kids’ bags, instruments, and sporting equipment (while your kids are on board, of course). 

Child Bench

The Clubhouse makes your bike as versatile and functional as a hatchback car. Use it to carry one or two children. 

Who is it for?

Families who want to turn the kinder run into quality time, and leave the hassles of the car at home.

Why ride with Lug+Carrie.

  • Lug+Carrie is Australia’s largest eBike subscription company with over 1800 happy customers, doing more by bike. 
  • We make it super easy by delivering your bike to your home or your kinder and will show you how to use it.
  • We’ll provide tips on how to ride safely with children and make your drop-off more fun. 

Feel confident.

  • We’re here to get you back on the bike, it’s what we do.
  • Each eBike subscription includes a 45 minute handover to ensure your setup is right and you feel confident riding with kids. 
  • Our bikes are one-size-fits-all, safe, and stable thanks to the smaller wheels.
  • Fitness and hills aren’t an issue thanks to the electric motor.

Transform the way you move.

  • You can ride with one or two kids (even a second adult!).
  • Ride to school, to work, to the shops, or to the football on the weekend on a single charge.
  • Modular and capable of carrying up to 200kg, our bikes can replace your car for more than just the school run.

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Our goal is to empower families to leave the car at home by providing no commitment flexible premium eBike subscriptions and reassuring ongoing support.

City of Melbourne are working with 17 early learning centres to enable families to try life by eBike. A behaviour change program working to increase the number of families riding to kindergarten and leaving the car at home.

FAQs

Need to know more?
Email us at info@lug-carrie.com and mention City of Melbourne

Why should I ride with Lug+Carrie?

We have over 1800 happy riders and over 250 5-star reviews on Google – we love helping people ride. We pride ourselves on keeping you on the road with quick turn around on any maintenance and being experts on your bike so you don’t have to. 

Our bikes are EFBE Tested for safety and have batteries that are UL-certified, meaning that they are a safe and reliable transport option to carry your precious cargo. 

Riding a Lug+Carrie is more than riding a bike. It means you are a Good Mover, joining a community of other riders. Join our Rider Network with over 750 Good Movers sharing stories and helping each other.

Who is the City of Melbourne x Lug+Carrie trial for?

The offer is for families who have a child enrolled at one of the following early learning centres:

  • Fawkner Park Children’s Centre
  • Gowrie @ The Harbour
  • Gowrie Docklands Kindergarten
  • Jumbo South Wharf Early Learning Centre
  • Kensington Community Children’s Co-operative
  • Lady Huntingfield Early Learning and Family Services Centre
  • Little Assets – Melbourne City Early Learning Centre
  • Nido Early School Melbourne Square
  • North Melbourne Children’s Centre
  • Professor Lynn Corcoran Early Learning Centre:
  • Frobel Queensberry Street Children’s Centre
  • RMIT City Campus Children’s Centre
  • Sentia Early Learning
  • Sparkways Early Learning Showgrounds
  • St Catherine’s Early Education Centre
  • St Mary’s Kindergarten
  • Swanston Street Children’s Centre
Are there any upfront costs?

You will be asked to pay a $44 deposit as part of the application process. This $44 will be credited back to you against your weekly discounted subscription. 

What happens at the end of the 8 weeks?

6 weeks into the trial you’ll receive an email asking if you would like to continue riding your bike. If you cancel your subscription before the end of week 7, we will pick up your bike for free after the trial.

If you do not notify us that you would like to cancel, your trial will transition to a weekly subscription, and the standard cancellation period of 28 days will apply.

Program Terms & Conditions

By signing up you agree to our standard terms and conditions which can be read here. 

As part of this trial, we will waive our 4-week cancellation period if you cancel before the end of week 7 of your trial.

If you choose to continue your subscription past the 8-week trial, the standard 28-day cancellation period will apply.

Offer is not available for active Lug+Carrie subscribers.

Book a test ride

Find out for yourself how much fun you can have on a Lug+Carrie.

Build your eBike

Use our eBike Builder to tailor a bike setup to your lifestyle.

Ask us anything!

Book a time to chat with us if you’ve got questions or want to sign up.