January 2017, Adelaide

Adelaide City Council Tour Village

FREE ENTRY!

The Adelaide City Council Tour Village can be found in the city's recently redeveloped Victoria Square/Tarntanyangga.

The Tour Village is the heart and soul of the event. It's a gathering spot for cycling fans, an after-work meeting place and a venue to catch up on the day's racing.

Watch interviews with cycling stars, grab an autograph and pick up your official event merchandise.

Taste the Tour presented by Thomas Foods

Before heading out along the race route to experience the best of South Australian food and drink, start your food journey off with Taste the Tour. 

An array of tasty dishes and refreshing beverages will satisfy the most discerning foodie in the Adelaide City Council Tour Village.

Hilton Adelaide will be cooking daily and they will be joined by a range of other great food trucks and eateries each day. 

Tour Village Entertainment

Enjoy a daily entertainment program in the Tour Village with music and all things cycling, watch the team mechanics at work, relive the action of the day’s racing on the big screens, test ride the newest-model bikes, check out the latest cycling gear, get inspired and equip yourself like the pros at the largest Bike Expo in Australia.

See the drop down menu below for a full list of exhibitors and daily activities that took place at the 2016 event.

Tour Village Exhibitors - FULL LIST

The largest bike exhibition in Australia, the Adelaide City Council Tour Village brings all things cycling to one central location.

All Fired Up Pizza
  Alpecin   Astir Bicycles
  Beat Cancer Tour
Bicycle SA 
  Bike Exchange
  Bike Fix Mobile
  BMC
Bolle
  Bupa
  Bupa Challenge Tour jersey collection
    Camelbak  
Cannondale  
  Canyon
  Channel 9
  Coal Cellar + Grill
Cycling Australia   De Grandi   Etixx Sports Nutrition
  Europcar
Explore the City of Adelaide
  Factor Bikes
  FE Sports   Felt Bikes
Focus   Frozen Fanta   Garmin   Giant
Groupe Sportif   Lake Taupo   Lapierre   Lazer Helmets
MERIDA   Microsoft   Motor Accident Commission   Official Merchandise
People's Choice Credit Union   Pioneer   Powerade   Pure Blonde
Saint Espresso   Santini   Santos   Schwalbe
Shimano   Singapore Airlines   South Australian Sports Institute   Specialized
Subaru   Thule   Today's Plan   Trek
Triple M   Wolf Blass Wine Bar  
 



 
   


Saturday 16 January: Open from 3pm - 9pm
  • 3pm - Official Village Opening – giveaways for the first people through the door
  • 3-5pm - Wolf Blass wine tasting
  • 5:30pm - Santos Women’s Tour Team Presentations
  • 6:15pm - Santos Tour Down Under Team Presentations
  • 7:30pm - Free family concert with Jessica Mauboy
  • Taste the Tour - daily food offerings 
Sunday 17 January: Open from 11am - 3pm
  • 11am - Specialized Women's Team Presentation
  • 12:30pm - 1:30pm - Paul West Cooking Demonstration
  • Music performances from local South Australian acts
  • Taste the Tour daily food offerings
Monday 18 January: Open from 11am - 6pm

Free Educational Seminars

University of South Australia Cycling Health Forum

7:30am - 9:30am

Bookings essential - book now!

Cycling Nutrition 101 - Etixx Nutrition Seminar with Dr Gary Slater

11:30am - 12:30pm

Bookings essential - book now!

Surviving the week ahead, Nutrition and Recovery Strategies - Etixx Nutrition Seminar with Dr Gary Slater

2pm - 3pm

Bookings essential - book now!

How to build your cycling meal plan - Etixx Nutrition Seminar with Dr Gary Slater

3:30pm - 4:30pm

Bookings essential - book now!

  • 5pm - Norton Summit Time Trial King and Queen of the Hill presentations
  • 5:15pm - Santos Women’s Tour - Stage 3 Presentations 
  • 5-6pm - Robbie McEwen meet and greet
  • Music performances from local South Australian acts
  • Taste the Tour daily food offerings
Tuesday 19 January: Open from 12pm - 7pm
  • 12pm - 3pm: LIVE Hostworks Stage 1 on the big screen
  • 12:30pm - MAC Bike Safety Workshop
  • 4-5pm - Autograph session with BMC ambassador and Tour de France winner Cadel Evans
  • 5:30pm-6:30pm - Autograph session with Santos TDU Ambassador Jens Voigt
  • 6pm - Recap of Hostworks Stage 1 on the big screen
  • Taste the Tour daily food offerings

Free Educational Seminar

MAC Bike Safety Workshop - 12:30 PM

Bike SA and MAC's award-winning 'Be Safe Be Seen' program is coming to the Santos Tour Down Under! It's 30 minutes of free safety advice, and every attendee receives a safety gift pack, containing a saddle bag, backpack cover, slap bands, sticker and a 3-month membership to Bike SA, including comprehensive personal accident and public liability insurance.

Bookings essential - book now!


Wednesday 20 January: Open from 12pm - 7pm
  • 12pm - 3pm: LIVE Stage 2 on the big screen
  • 5pm-6pm - Rider signings - Robbie McEwen and Orica GreenEDGE; Paolo Bettini - guest of honour at the Legend's Night Dinner
  • 6pm - Rider signings with stars of the Santos Women’s Tour
  • 5pm - 6pm - Free Educational Seminar 

    Etixx Women’s Forum

  • 6pm - Stage 2 race highlights on the big screen
  • Taste the Tour daily food offerings

Etixx Women's Forum

Join Santos Women’s Tour Race Director Kimberly Conte and Rochelle Gilmore, 2010 Commonwealth Games Gold Medalist and women's cycling advocator, Tayler Wiles and Rachel Neylan from Orica-Ais, Brad McGee, Coach NSWIS and NSWIS riders Hollee Simons and Angela Smith for a wrap up of the Santos Women’s Tour and find out more about the status and direction of Women’s Professional cycling. 

The riders will stick around for a 30 minute autograph session immediately after, so make sure you come down and show your support. The Etixx Women’s  Forum will be held at the Adelaide City Council Tour Village Stage, no booking is required.


Thursday 21 January: Open from 12pm - 8pm*
  • 12pm - 3pm LIVE Thomas Foods Stage 3 on the big screen
  • 12:30pm - MAC Bike Safety Workshop FREE SEMINAR
  • 4-5pm - Autograph session with BMC ambassador and Tour de France winner Cadel Evans
  • 6pm - Thomas Foods Stage 3 race highlights on the big screen
  • Music performances from local South Australian acts
  • Taste the Tour daily food offerings

* - Team booths will be closing at 7pm tonight for a private function. 

Free Educational Seminar

MAC Bike Safety Workshop - 12:30 PM

Bike SA and MAC's award-winning 'Be Safe Be Seen' program is coming to the Santos Tour Down Under! It's 30 minutes of free safety advice, and every attendee receives a safety gift pack, containing a saddle bag, backpack cover, slap bands, sticker and a 3-month membership to Bike SA, including comprehensive personal accident and public liability insurance.

Bookings essential - book now!


Friday 22 January: Open from 12pm - 8pm
  • 12:30-3:30pm LIVE: Bupa Stage 4 on the big screen
  • 5pm-6pm - Meet and greet session with Robbie McEwen
  • 6pm - Rider signings: Simon Clarke and Patrick Bevan
  • 6pm - Bupa Stage 4 race highlights on the big screen
  • 8pm-10pm - Free Concert 
  • Music performances from local South Australian acts
  • Taste the Tour daily food offerings
Saturday 23 January: Open from 12pm - 6pm
  • 11am-3:30pm LIVE - BikeExchange Stage 5 on the big screen
  • 5pm - BikeExchange Stage 5 race highlights on the big screen
  • Music performances from local South Australian acts 
  • Taste the Tour daily food offerings
Sunday 24 January: Open from 12pm - 5pm
  • 1pm - 4pm LIVE - Be Safe Be Seen MAC Stage 6 on the big screen
  • 4pm - Reviewing the week that was at the 2016 Santos Tour Down Under
  • Taste the Tour daily food offerings
Jessica Mauboy
Team presentation and free concert

Renowned commentators Phil Liggett and Paul Sherwen will speak with crowd favourites and new champions of the peloton before they hit the road officially for the first time.

Santos
Cancer Council
Adelaide City Council
The Advertiser
Bupa
Hilton Adelaide
iiNet
Motor Accident Commission South Australia
Singapore Airlines
Subaru
UniSA Celebrating 25 Years in 2016
Alpecin
Bikeexchange
etixx Sports
Europcar
Hostworks
Microsoft
People's Choice Credit Union
Powerade
Pure Blonde
Santini
Schwalbe
Shimano
Thomas Foods
Triple M
Wolf Blass
Nine
South Australia Police
Department of Planning, Transport and Infrastructure
Bolle
Canyon
Focus
Lazer
Leader Computers
Palladium
Staging Connections
Thule
Wilson Parking
Big Fish Events Group
Coates Hire
Cycling Australia
Interflora
Kessner Suzuki
Signs inc
Ricoh