Wishing you a happy New Year, from CEO, Greg Georgopoulos
As the New Year begins, I am truly excited about the journey ahead and the opportunities for collaboration, growth, and success across the Adelaide Hills.

The Hills feel a buzz and it’s great to see so many locals and visitors enjoying all that our region has to offer in the summer months. This week we set the stage and welcome the Santos Tour Down Under, a world class event, to our home and have the chance to showcase why we’re a world class destination.

I look forward to working with our unique community as we make our next lap around the sun. Happy New Year!
CEO, Greg Georgopoulos, pictured in front of the Coventry Library.
Find out all you need to know about the Santos Tour Down Under and join one of our TDU community events!
Find out about the TDU stages that are rolling through the Hills
Three stage finishes are set including the Health Partners Women's Stage 2 finish on Saturday 13 January, efex Men's Stage 2 on Wednesday 17 January, and the Men's final Schwalbe Stage 6 on Sunday 21 January.
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Stirling Spin - Saturday 13 January
Take in the Health Partners Women's Stage 2 in leafy Stirling. With children’s activities, story reading at the mobile library, CIBO coffee and BBQ by the Upper Sturt CFS from 11:30am - 3pm, come along and watch the race finish at Stirling Oval.
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Lobethal Loops - Wednesday 17 January
Watch the efex Men’s Stage 2 complete three loops before racing to the finish line in Lobethal. Visit the Council marquee from 11am - 3:30pm for giveaways, seating, shade and free water. Grab a CIBO coffee or cheese platter from Udder Delights!
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Lofty Finish - Sunday 21 January
Join us from 11:30am - 3:00pm on Mt Lofty for the Schwalbe Men’s Stage 6, for the ultimate finish! Enjoy entertainment, giveaways and food stalls from The Hut Community Centre BBQ, Natura's Ice Cream, The Grilled Cheeserie and Charlie Boy's Coffee.
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Stirling Spin - Sunday 21 January
A perfect place to watch the Schwalbe Men’s Stage 6 make three loops through Stirling. With children’s activities, CIBO coffee and the Rotary Club of Stirling BBQ, soak up the atmosphere at the family fun day on the Library Lawns from 11:30am - 3pm.
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Road closures will be in place during the Santos Tour Down Under
Find out if you'll be affected by road closures and traffic restrictions, so that you can plan ahead and travel safely.
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Get involved with Discover, Play, Bikeway!
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