Getting to the race

The beauty of travelling around South Australia? It's extremely accessible and you can travel from the beach to the hills under an hour! From the Adelaide CBD, our race starts are only a short drive, bus ride or bike ride away:

  • Ride
  • Spectator Bus
  • Drive
  • Taxi or Uber


Get to the race start and finish:

43.9km (approximately 3 hours 41 minutes)



Plan your trip from Prospect to Gumeracha

Get the most out of your day by exploring this stages surroundings post-race.

The first race of the men's UCI WorldTour season starts in Prospect - a popular and lively suburb just over 5-kilometres north of the city.

With the race departing at 11:10am, explore the boutique cafe's and coffee shops along the Prospect strip before the peloton makes it's way to Gumeracha - a quaint hillside suburb rich in history, offering artisanal delights and family adventures.

A {time} finish means plenty of time to explore Gumeracha and take in the beauty of the Adelaide Hills which is home to some of the best local wines, food and produce. It is one of the most accessible regions for cyclists as there's plenty of bike paths to lead you into South Australia's backyard beauty. 

Harvest Kitchen
Harvest Kitchen

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The Santos Tour Down Under is part of the UCI World Tour

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