BikeExchange Stage 5
Saturday, 23 Jan 2016
Main Road, McLaren Vale - near Tatachilla Road
Tracking for this stage is currently unavailable
BikeExchange Stage 5 is a favourite for the spectators as it often decides the eventual winner of the Santos Tour Down Under.
The day starts in McLaren Vale, famous for its winemaking. The town is sure to be in party mode before the peloton heads for the iconic Willunga Hill, where fans flock to the side of the road to cheer on their heroes.
Subaru King of the Mountain: Willunga Hill
iiNet Sprint: The Esplanade, Snapper Point near Butterworth Road x 2 sprints
Powerade Hydration Station: Main Road, Willunga at Kell Street
We thank host council City of Onkaparinga for hosting BikeExchange Stage 5 and their invaluable contribution to the Santos Tour Down Under.
You'll love the food and wine on offer in McLaren Vale
McLaren Vale is famous for wine. Less than an hour from Adelaide, it has more than 60 cellar doors and breweries, producing great Shiraz, Grenache, Cabernet Sauvignon, Chardonnay and craft beer. It's a great starting point for a scenic drive through the Fleurieu Peninsula.
Rub shoulders with some of cycling’s elite at the Legends' Night Dinner
You've watched them race and been in awe of their speed, strength and spirit. Now it's time to hear the stories behind their success. The Legends’ Night Dinner will be held on Saturday 23 January. It's a celebration of the best of world cycling and has become a tradition among the cycling community.
Adelaide City Council Tour Village and Bike Expo
The Adelaide City Council Tour Village and Bike Expo can be found in the re-developed Victoria Square. In 2016, it will be bigger and better than ever, so make sure you're there to enjoy the atmosphere and check out the latest cycling gear.