Stage 5

Saturday January 21 2017 - McLaren Vale to Willunga Hill - 151.5 km Mountain

Stage 5, 21st January -  McLaren Vale to Willunga Hill, 151km

BikeExchange Stage 5 is a favourite for the spectators and heralded as the Queen Stage of the Santos Tour Down Under.

The day starts in McLaren Vale, famous for its winemaking. The town is always in party mode during the race, with the peloton headed for the iconic Willunga Hill.

Fans flock to the side of the road to cheer on their heroes in what is often the deciding stage of the Santos Tour Down Under.

Subaru King of the Mountain: Brookman Road, Willunga Hill x 2

iiNet Sprint: The Esplanade, Snapper Point x 2

Powerade Hydration Station: Main Road, Willunga (at Kell Street)