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Tour Down Under honour for Unley.

July 11, 2016

For the first time since it hosted a stage of the Tour Down Under, way back in 1999, Unley has won the honour of hosting the opening day, with the peleton setting off from King William Road and travelling to the Barossa on Tuesday, January 17th..

Race Director  Mr Mike Turtur said that he was thrilled that the even t would be returning to Unley…”The support from the  community in  Unley and its surrounds has been terrific”.

Unley Mayor Lachlan Clyne said that being involved in the event was truly exciting, and gave the city the chance to celebrate its vibrant cycling  culture and show off everything Unley had to offer.

In keeping with tradition, the City of Unley will host its immensely  popular street party, the Gourmet Gala, along King William Road on the eve of the start.

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