Group Ride: To Hahndorf Start - 35km
Ziptrak® Women's Stage 1: Hahndorf to Campbelltown
ABOUT WOMEN'S Ziptrak® STAGE 1
World cycling is back for another summer – and this first stage is a beauty.
Riders are set to start in the historic village of Hahndorf, racing through Adelaide Hills towns including Echunga, Balhannah, Woodside and Lobethal.
Queen of the Mountain points will be earned on Kenton Valley Road near Gumeracha, with a Gorge Road descent and fast finish into Campbelltown also in the mix. Sprinters: this one’s for you.
STAGE IN DETAIL
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Ziptrak® Sprint #1
12km, Adelaide Road, Echunga near Echunga Uniting Church
Ziptrak® Sprint #2
49.3km, Onkaparinga Valley Road, Woodside near Bedford Hotel
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efex Queen of the Mountain #1
29.7km, Hawthorn Climb (category 4)
Distance: 1718m, Total Ascent 71m, Maximum Gradient: 10.0%, Average Gradient: 4.1%
Hawthorn Road, Echunga
efex Queen of the Mountain #2
58.1km, Kenton Valley Climb (category 4)
Distance: 2948m, Total Ascent 76m, Maximum Gradient: 8.9%, Average Gradient: 2.6%
Kenton Valley Road, Lobethal
52.6km, Woodside Road, Woodside
- Mount Barker Road, Hahndorf
- Mount Torrens Road, Lobethal
- Corner of John Fisher Ave and Torrens Valley Road, Gumeracha
- Kangaroo Creek Reservoir Lookout, Gorge Road, Paracombe
- Maryvale Road, Athelstone
Did you know you can watch the race from anywhere along the race route? Just find a suitable spot and enjoy the action!
Spectator Travel Guide
Getting to the Stage
Find out the best way to get to the race start and finish, whether it be by car, bike, ride share or on our spectator bus.
We've pulled together an itinerary which makes it easy for you to explore the beautiful Adelaide Hills region while catching some of the best parts of the race.
Hosted by Mount Barker District Council & Campbelltown City Council
We thank the Mount Barker District Council & Campbelltown City Council for hosting Ziptrak® Women's Stage 1 and for their invaluable contribution to the Santos Tour Down Under.
The Santos Tour Down Under organisers advises that there will be low level helicopter operations between 12 and 21 January for the purpose of broadcast and media operations for the event. The flight plans have been reviewed and approved by the Australian Civil Aviation Safety Authority and will occur strictly for the purpose of broadcasting the 2024 Santos Tour Down Under.
The Santos Tour Down Under acknowledges and respects Aboriginal people as the state’s first people and nations, and recognises Aboriginal people as traditional owners and occupants of South Australian land and waters. In particular we would like to acknowledge Kaurna Peoples and their ancestral lands on which our event takes place.