The Blackwood BikeFest is a local cycling and festival event that will occur during the week of the 8 day Santos Tour Down Under from Sunday 18th January to Sunday 25th January. See our Program of Events flyer HERE
Cycling and Entertainment events will include local recreational rides held on Saturday 24th and Sunday 25th Janauray for all levels with the finish at the Waite Street Reserve.
Lynton Time Trial - Hill climb time trial * (Begin 10am at Lynton, finish Waite Street Reserve) *Registrations open at 9.30am. A registration form must be signed prior to participating in the ride.
- Family Recreational ride - for parents, kids and anyone wanting a pleasant and easy ride. (Begin 9am Waite Street Reserve - travel designated route to Belair National Park, finish Waite Street Reserve) *Registrations open at 9.30am. A registration form must be signed prior to participating in the ride.
- Tots Mini Circuit - Hay bail maze for younger children - a fun and free event for kids on trikes - at the Fun Zone in the Waite Street Reserve.
- Other Rides: You are also welcome to take part in the rides organized by a local cycling group 'Mud Sweat and Gears'. They have a ride to Mt Lofty starting at 7:30am on Saturday January 24, 7:30am – 9:00am; and a ride to Willunga on Sat, January 24, 7:15am – 1:00pm. More details of these rides can be found on their website here: http://www.mudsweatandgears.org.au/Calendar.html
Food and beverages, Wine tasting, Fashion Parade, Music (Jazz, live bands), Fun Zone for kids.. bouncing castle, rides, Tots Mini Circuit, watch the tour live on the big screen and more.
TDU Stage 2 - Passes Belair
Breakfast and refreshments will be available before and as the tour passes Belair at 11am on Wednesday 21st January. Local cafe's will provide breakfast and brunch for your enjoyment on this special day.
Wine tasting, gourmet foods, fashion parade, Business Expo, live bands, interesting displays and kids entertainment will be held during the weekend of 24th and 25th. We plan to televise the TDU on a big screen at the event.
Enter our Trader Trail competition to win a large range of prizes of your choice. Free meals, vouchers and discounts. Simply complete the form (available at the event or at participating retail stores) - ask the store staff to validate your visits (see instructions on the form) and then come to the BBN booth at the Bikefest Festival to claim your prize.
Santos Tour Down Under - Links
Stage 2 Race Routes (Unley to Stirling via Belair).. Here
Santos Tour Down Under - Official website