Meet The Team

Scooter Shop Australia is Perth’s award wining exclusive scooter only shop and we are privileged to have staff who not only have passion for what they do but also own and ride scooters.

The result of having a great team who use the products we sell is that you the customer can be assured of good honest advice formed from years of experience.

Whether you are just starting out in the world of scootering or a seasoned commuter we are here to help and can assist you with everything from licensing enquiries to test rides and the latest model information through to the most technical of questions.

Come in store today and see the difference a dedicated Scooter Shop can offer.

Steve Cooney – Dealer Principal

Steve is the main man here at Scooter Shop Australia and started in the motorcycle industry back in 1984 by completing a four-year apprenticeship in Motorcycle Mechanics.
Steve manages the daily running of the shop and is involved in all departments, it’s not uncommon to see him selling a scooter one moment and doing a service the next!
Having worked in a variety of dealerships throughout Australia on many different brands he has a great knowledge base to draw from and whether you are looking for a new scooter, choosing the right helmet or need some technical advice he is happy to help.
Steve is finance and insurance trained and prides himself on running a successful Scooter dealership.
Currently Steve rides a Vespa GTS 250 and has a KTM 450 XCF for the weekends.

Phone - (08) 9433 4613 option 2
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Dan Walker - Sales Manager

Dan joined us in 2015, originally from Chester in the North West of England he loves all things scooter related especially Vespa’s.
He has been involved in the scooter industry since 2007 and was the Vespa & Piaggio franchise manager for one of the biggest dealers in England before joining us here where he runs our sales department.
Dan is your man when it comes to finding the right scooter whether it’s a new Vespa GTS 300 or a cheap run around he has the knowledge to help you get the right one whatever your skill level and budget he is fully trained in finance and insurance and will get you the best package available.
Always happy to chat about anything scooter related give him a call or pop in and say hi.
Dan currently owns a Vespa PX 200 which is regularly seen out on the local scooter club runs and has just started a 1957 Lambretta restoration project.

Phone - (08) 9433 4613 option 1
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Simone Gamba - Head Technician

Simone, originally from Bordighera in Northern Italy is a face many of you may recognise and our go to technical guy.
He started his mechanical career at just 14 years old fixing Vespa and Piaggio scooters in his uncle’s garage where he became fully qualified and Vespa & Piaggio trained.
Joining Scooter Shop Australia in 2013 Simone has years of experience and has seen and fixed all sorts of mechanical issues on scooters new, old and even a few customs!
Simone’s experience make him an asset to our busy workshop and he is always willing to go that extra mile and make your scooter as good as humanly possible.
A keen surfer most weekend he’s down South but when in Freo he rides a Vespa GT 200 which has over 90’000 K’s on the clock and still runs like new.

Phone - (08) 9433 4613 option 2
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