13-21 January 2018, Adelaide

Stage 1

Tuesday, 16 Jan 2018
Start

11:00 AM

Port Adelaide
Finish

2:41 PM

Lyndoch
Distance

145km

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Historic Port Adelaide will be the setting for the start of Stage 1 of the Santos Tour Down Under.

The cyclists will ride north along the Port River Expressway and out to the Barossa, taking in scenic views of pastures and vineyards on their way to the finish arch in Lyndoch.

Subaru King of the Mountain: Kersbrook Road, Humbug Scrub (Category 2, 6.3km climb, 4% gradient)

Sprint locations: Williamstown Road, Cockatoo Valley (at general store) x 2 sprints

Hydration Station: Barossa Valley Way, Lyndoch (near Barossa Court)

We thank host councils City of Port Adelaide Enfield and The Barossa Council for hosting Stage 1 and their invaluable contribution to the Santos Tour Down Under.

Port Adelaide Enfield  The Barossa Council 


Things to see and do

Team presentations 2015

Adelaide City Council Tour Village

Walk among the world's best cyclists and test out the latest and greatest in cycling gear at the Adelaide City Council Tour Village. Located in the Adelaide CBD, in Victoria Square, the Tour Village is the heart and soul of the Santos Tour Down Under. This is the place to be for any die-hard cycling fan; immerse yourself in everything cycling and Santos Tour Down Under and experience the thrill of Australia's premier cycling race.

Bupa mini tour for kids

Bupa mini tour for kids - where little legs hit the big stage

On the final Sunday of the Santos Tour Down Under, kids aged from six to 12 can ride on the UCI World Tour track, just like the pro cyclists. They'll have 20 minutes to ride as many laps of the special mini tour track as they can. Kids will receive a t-shirt, gift bag and refreshments, as well as lots of encouragement as cycling fans cheer them on from the sidelines of the track.

Team Presentations

Santos Festival of Cycling

Get your legs moving and take part in one of the many participation rides on offer at the TDU; the Bupa Challenge Tour, Norton Summit Time Trial, Bupa family ride or Bupa mini tour for kids. If it's relaxation you're after, try out Platinum Club Tour or Ladies Day on Tour, or dress to impress at the Legends' Night Dinner. Check out the nine-day festival of cycling calendar and plan your week at the TDU.

Tour Village opening 2014
City of Adelaide Tour Village

The City of Adelaide Tour Village can be found in Victoria Square/Tarntanyangga. Visit Australia's largest Bike Expo in the heart of Adelaide, learn nutrition tips from the experts and meet the pros.

Santos
City of Adelaide
The Advertiser
Bupa Partners
Hilton Adelaide - Premier Partner of the Santos Tour Down Under
Motor Accident Commission - Premier Partner of the Santos Tour Down Under
Singapore Airlines Linear Logo
Subaru
University of SA
Bike Exchange - Major Partner of the Santos Tour Down Under
Cycling Australia - Supporting Partner of the Santos Tour Down Under
Festival City Wines
People's Choice Credit Union
Santini
Shimano
Triple M
Channel 9
South Australia Police
Cancer Council
Flight Centre Sports and Events
Focus
Lazer - Corporate Partner of the Santos Tour Down Under
Leader Computers
White Marquee Event Hire