Be part of the team of the most unique roof top bike shop and hostel in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia



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    My name is Akmal , the owner of a touring specific bike shop that provide support and service mostly for Malaysian and Foreign tour cyclist.

    We are among the most complete bicycle shop in term of tool, we are run a School (provide training) , regional service centre for Rohloff 500/14 internal hub, and distributor for few brand. Our Bangsar Workshop are focused to do community workshop where we are teaching needy people eg single mother, homeless, refuge to learn repair bike and start their own bike workshop.

    We really need hand in few task,

    1. Building our roof top Open Workshop and garden cafe (main priority) . The roof top open workshop are

    - Provide place where people can get free bicycle knowledge
    - Tourer cyclist may do their full bike service by guide for expert
    - Provide training for needy so they may start they own workshop and generate income

    2. Currently we reduce doing bike repair since we are focused to do our roof top.

    We need hand on hand skill such as

    1. Wood work
    2. Metal work
    3. Panting
    4. Cement flooring
    5. Roofing
    6. water proofing
    7. Inventory
    8. Storage cleaning
    9. Tidy up storage

    The guest house is basic place with bed and shower.

    Dinner is provided

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    DIY and building projects
    General Maintenance
    Help with Eco Projects
    Help with Computers/ Internet

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    FOOD!... we currently are so focused on our roof top project so we cant provide proper bike maintenance courses like what we used to provide. we will restart the bike class on august when we done the rooftop open workshop

  • Help


    We now need hand to prepare our rooftop Open workshop, cafe and organic garden.

    we planing to start the open workshop end july,

  • Languages spoken

    English: Fluent

  • Accommodation


    Hostel/rooms in hostel located at the shop.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    Our shop and, the hostel is about 300m away just suburb of Kuala Lumpur, you can cycle less that 5km to city centre and train station just 500m away and 700m away from Malaysia biggest Shopping complex.

    The hostel are focused for touring cyclist and you may meet a lot of cyclist.

  • A little more information

    A little more information

    • Internet access

    • Limited internet access

      Limited internet access

    • We have pets

    • We are smokers

    • Can host families

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    More than two

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    Hours expected

    Flexible, task based. Maximum 5 hours

Host ref number: 694831117176