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Farmers Called On For Tour Down Under Paddock Art


The Alexandrina Council is calling on farmers whose properties line the 2019 Tour Down Under route, to get into the spirit and decorate their paddocks.

The ride will head through Port Elliot, Middleton, Goolwa and Currency Creek to the stage 5 finish in Strathalbyn on January 19, the Alexandrina Council calling on farmers to give the riders a special Alexandrina welcome with dressed up hay bales or some other form of paddock art.

Those who do decorate are in the running for the best dressed paddock, locals can also enter the categories for best dressed town, private residence, school or commercial property.