L’Étape Australia

Ride like a pro

Ever dreamed of riding in the Tour de France? 

L’Étape Australia 2017 will deliver an unparalleled professional experience for amateur riders with jaw-dropping scenery and breathtaking climbs across the spectacular Snowy Mountains. There's even a sprint and a King of the Mountain section. 

When: 2 December 2017

Where: Snowy Mountains

Tour de Cure is proud to be the official charity partner of this unique cycling event.

Want an adventure of a lifetime this summer? Join us!

Want adventure? Ride L'etape 2017


Ride with Chris Froome

It's not every day you have a chance to ride in the same event as a three-times Tour de France winner.

Chris Froome is coming Down Under for L’Étape Australia 2017. What are you waiting for?

Ride alongside Chris Froome at L'Etape 2017.


How to enter 

On this page you will learn all you need to know to ride L’Étape Australia 2017 with TDC.

By joining us, you'll be part of a tight-knit, supportive team. Whether you are riding solo or with a bunch of friends or colleagues, we can help you with accommodation, meals, training and kit.

Make this magical ride matter. Join us and make a difference for those touched by cancer.

L’Étape Australia Get Involved 2017


Enter as an individual

If you've registered to ride L’Étape Australia 2017, why not sign up for TDC's Club L’Étape. By paying a $650 registration fee, you will receive:

    • 2 nights accommodation in Thredbo
    • TDC community dinners with special guest speakers
    • a set of Club L’Étape cycling apparel
    • a 12-week tailored training program
    • organised group rides 

This is your opportunity to experience the magic of L’Étape Australia 2017 as part of a great, close-knit and supportive team and help find a cure for cancer.

Sign up here

Enter as a team

There's no better way to bond as a team than entering an event like this and making it matter for a great cause: curing cancer. Register your corporate team of 9 riders and receive:

    • 3 nights accommodation at Thredbo Alpine Hotel
    • a custom-designed set of cycling kit for your team
    • a 12-week tailored training program,
    • all meals with a number of special guest speakers,
    • invitations to training weekends

Experience Australia's most prestigious multi-day cycling event together and make a difference for people touched by cancer.

To register your interest, contact Geoff Coombes: geoff@tourdecure.com.au


Enter as a charity rider

If you've registered to ride L’Étape Australia 2017 with mates or have sorted out your own accommodation, you can still make your ride matter.

You don't have to ride with the TDC team - although we'd love it if you did -  but you can still make a difference for those touched by cancer by:

    • making a donation
    • asking your social network to make your ride matter by making a donation
    • fundraising for TDC
    • securing sponsorship 

An estimated 130,470 new cases of cancer will be diagnosed in Australia this year. As the official charity partner for L’Étape Australia 2017, you can help us beat this devastating disease.

Become a fundraiser

It's a magical ride

We loved riding the first ever L’Étape Australia in 2016.

Check out the highlights for a taste of this amazing event.


Need fundraising advice?

There are many things you can do to kickstart your fundraising and have fun at the same time.