Thursday, 18 Jan 2018
Colley Tce, Glenelg
The Esplanade, Victor Harbor
Tracking for this stage is currently unavailable
The beachside suburb of Glenelg will be in the spotlight for this varied stage which sees the peloton travel through the Fleurieu Peninsula and McLaren Vale.
The riders will take on Pennys Hill Road for the Subaru King of the Mountain points before the three-lap finishing circuit around Victor Harbor.
Subaru King of the Mountain: Pennys Hill Road, The Range near property 313 (Category 1, 2.8km climb, 7.6% gradient)
Sprint #1: Main South Road, Myponga (near general store)
Sprint #2: Inman Valley Road, Inman Valley (near Memorial Hall)
Hydration Station: The Esplanade, Victor Harbor (near Albert Place)
We thank host councils City of Holdfast Bay and City of Victor Harbor for hosting Stage 3 and their invaluable contribution to the Santos Tour Down Under.
Things to see and do
Adelaide City Council Tour Village
Walk among the world's best cyclists and test out the latest and greatest in cycling gear at the Adelaide City Council Tour Village. Located in the Adelaide CBD, in Victoria Square, the Tour Village is the heart and soul of the Santos Tour Down Under. This is the place to be for any die-hard cycling fan; immerse yourself in everything cycling and Santos Tour Down Under and experience the thrill of Australia's premier cycling race.
Santos Festival of Cycling
Get your legs moving and take part in one of the many participation rides on offer at the TDU; the Bupa Challenge Tour, Norton Summit Time Trial, Bupa family ride or Bupa mini tour for kids. If it's relaxation you're after, try out Platinum Club Tour or Ladies Day on Tour, or dress to impress at the Legends' Night Dinner. Check out the nine-day festival of cycling calendar and plan your week at the TDU.
See more of Adelaide by bike
Adelaide city is easy to get around by bike. Hire a free bike from BikeSA and head to the Linear Park bike track, down by the River Torrens. The track is a sealed, off-road path stretching 20 kilometres from the city to Henley Beach. Follow the river as it winds it's way to the ocean, taking you through bushland, wetlands and horses in riverside paddocks. Explore the city centre on two wheels and stop off at one of the many bike-friendly cafes for a caffeine hit.