13-21 January 2018, Adelaide

Platinum Club Tour

Calling TDU’s Biggest Cycling Fans to Join the Club.

Platinum Club Tour is the Santos Tour Down Under’s exclusive VIP cycling society created for our biggest cycling fans. Experience the event like no other and maximise your chances to get up close and personal with the WorldTour riders of the peloton and see how the race unfolds with behind the scene access.

Price is AUD$1,395pp

Platinum Club Tour



Start your own personalised nine day TDU itinerary on Saturday 13 January, 2018 at the Team Presentation event with your very own VIP access:

  • Gain hosted access to the team only area in the City of Adelaide Tour Village during the Team Presentation and watch your cycling heroes prepare for the first time they will be presented to the adoring public.
  • Enjoy canapés and refreshments from the Ochre Lounge, the TDU’s exclusive viewing platform for the opening night concert after the Team Presentation.


Watch the race unfold from the comfort of finish line hospitality suites at:

  • People’s Choice Classic on Sunday 14 January 2018
  • Stage 5 on Willunga Hill (including coach transfers) on Saturday 20 January 2018
  • Be Safe Be Seen MAC Stage 6 on Sunday 21 January 2018


Complimentary bus transfers to and from Stage 2 and 3, including:

  • Exclusive viewing areas for Platinum Club Tour members at both the start and finish lines
  • An exclusive supervised pre-race walkthrough at the Stage 3 Glenelg start line


The Legends’ Night Dinner celebrates the best in cycling: the athletes who ride into the record books and the machines that take them over the line. You will receive:

  • A complimentary ticket to the Legends’ Night Dinner: enjoy premium food and wine as you celebrate cycling royalty. 
  • An exclusive meet and greet with a key cycling identity at the Legends’ Night Dinner.


Look the part of the TDU’s biggest fan with your official TDU merchandise pack including:

  • Polo shirt
  • Cap
  • Key Ring


Share our 20th birthday celebrations in 2018 by being gifted:

  • Your very own complimentary copy of the TDU Entertainers Guide, full of great offers and discounts for you to use whilst visiting the TDU and South Australia in January 2018.
  • Limited edition print (photo) from the archives of race moments and winners from over the last 20 years.


The Bupa Challenge Tour presented by The Advertiser is the TDU’s annual mass-participation ride. On the morning of Bupa Stage 4, Bupa Challenge Tour riders will tackle the same route as the professional riders, just hours before the pros. Platinum Club Tour members receive:

  • 50% discount off of your Bupa Challenge Tour presented by The Advertiser registration fee.

*Club Tour guests must be aged at least 12 years at the time of the event.

Book your Club Tour VIP experience now!

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
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
Triple M
Channel 9
South Australia Police
Cancer Council
Flight Centre Sports and Events
Lazer - Corporate Partner of the Santos Tour Down Under
Leader Computers
White Marquee Event Hire