2017 Santos Tour Down Under
The Campbelltown City Council is proud to be hosting the Bupa Stage 4 Finish of the Santos Tour Down Under on Foxfield Oval, Maryvale Road, Athelstone on Friday 20 January 2017. Everyone is welcome at this free community event.
On the day the Bupa Challenge riders will be entering the finishing area on Maryvale Road from 9.30am and continuing throughout the day until the professional riders arrive at approx 3.30pm. Riders will be heading down Gorge Road to the finish line, adjacent Foxfield Oval on Maryvale Road. Traffic will still be able to move around the Gorge Road area (except during the finish for the professional riders which will involve a rolling road closure). Please ensure you implement all road safety measures in regards to cycling regulations and follow any instructions from SA Police or Marshals.
Preparations for the event will commence on Tuesday 17 January 2017 which will create access restrictions to the oval for the safety of the public. Please follow directional signage. Access to Maryvale Road will not be affected until the actual day of the event.
Speed Limit Changes - 25km Event Speed Limit
- Wednesday 18 January and Thursday 19 January 2017 - Maryvale Road 9.00am to 4.00pm.
- Friday 20 January 2017 - Various roads within the vicinity from 6.00am to 7.00pm.
Road Closures - Friday 20 January 2017
- Maryvale Road, Athelstone will be closed from the corner of Montacute Road to the corner of Gorge Road from 6.00am to 7.00pm.
- Gorge Road will be closed from Bermuda Court Athelstone to Tippett Road, Cudlee Creek from 9.00am - 4.00pm - detours will be implemented in the area.
Parking will be prohibited on the roads listed below on 20 January 2016 from 6.00am to 7.00pm:
- both sides of Maryvale Road, Athelstone between Montacute Road & Gorge Road
- the western side of Fox Avenue, Athelstone
- the southern side of Sunset Strip, Athelstone
- the southern side of Emmanuel Street, Athelstone
- the southern & eastern side of Antares Way.
Please note cars parked in no parking areas will be towed to another location for the safety or riders.
Council and the Event Organisers thank you for your cooperation and hope that you are able to join us on the day. If you have any queries regarding this event, please contact Council's Event Coordinator on 8366 9209 or 0408 032 327.
The 2017 Santos Tour Down Under will be held from Saturday 14 January until Sunday 22 January. Visit www.tourdownunder.com.au for all the details or download the 2017 Santos Tour Down Under Stage 4 Map to check out the race route.