Family Day & Family Ride | Santos Tour Down Under Adelaide | 13 Jan 2019

Santos Tour Down Under Family Day & Family Ride in Adelaide. Enjoy the race with your family with fun family day activities on Sunday 13 January 2019.

Enjoy the racing action of the Down Under Classic with your family along with a variety of cycling-themed interactive activities dedicated to fun, delicious food, family and cycling fans.


Among the activities at Family Day are the Mini Tour For Kids and Family Ride, which give you the chance to ride on the Down Under Classic circuit before the men’s and women’s professional pelotons take on the tarmac.

Activities this year include:

  • Pin the helmet on the cyclist
  • Go rock climbing
  • Jump on the bouncy castle
  • Test your skills on the mini golf course
  • Tour de Hunt
  • Smoothie bikes
  • Get your face painted by one of the face painters
  • Plaster Fun House – option to paint a bike
  • Take a silly photo at the face in a hole
  • Play the giant board games
  • Be turned into a wacky caricature riding a bike!
  • Watch the Subaru Tour Parade go around the track and see if you can collect any goodies
  • Watch the WorldTour riders tackle the Down Under Classic of the Santos Tour Down Under
  • Meet Oppy the kangaroo, the official Santos Tour Down Under mascot and have your photo taken

FAMILY RIDE | 12 noon (register from 8.30am)

Round up the family and ride as a team as you join hundreds of family members riding around the UCI World Tour track.

You’ll have an hour to ride as many laps as you can, so get together, start practicing and set your goal! Family fun at its best, and you can enjoy the Family Day activities while you’re there!

Cheered on by the crowd gathering for the much anticipated UCI World Tour riders to arrive, the Family Ride is the perfect way for the family to have some fun together, be active and pretend you are the latest UCI WorldTour team to join the peloton.


  • A bicycle in good condition
  • An Australian standards approved helmet
  • Parent/guardians permission/supervision for participants under the age of 18 years

Price: $30 – 1 adult and 2 children ($5 – per additional adult/child) .  Registration from 8:30am.


For more information and all enquiries please visit the Tour Down Under website.

What:   Santos Tour Down Under Family Day & Family Ride

When:   Sunday 13 January 2019  | 9am – 5pm 

Where:   Adelaide CBD (Down Under Classic)

Who:   Families

At Play & Go Adelaide we make every effort to provide accurate information to the best of our knowledge at the time of publication. We recommend confirming times, dates and details directly before making any plans as details may be subject to change.

Image Source: Santos Tour Down Under


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