Ayers Rock


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Ayers Rock,

monolith, Australia: alternative name for Uluru. See Uluru–Kata Tjuta National ParkUluru–Kata Tjuta National Park,
327,647 acres (132,566 hectares), SW Northern Territory, central Australia. This Anangu-owned park, leased to the Australian government by the aboriginal people, contains Uluru, also known as Ayers Rock, a reddish brown sandstone monolith
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The new suite of Indigenous Guest Experiences was launched this year that is free to every guest at Ayers Rock Resort - whether they are staying at the premium Sails in the Desert hotel or the Ayers Rock campground.
During the seven-week trial the jurors were taken to the Ayers Rock site.
LIVING THE DREAM Colin and Chris Weir and where they want to go - clockwise from top left, Ayers Rock in Australia, the Great Wall of China, the Nou Camp stadium in Barcelona and the Louvre in Paris
Tourism has mushroomed since campsites originally sprang up in the 1950s and the genesis of the current Ayers Rock Resort in the mid-1980s.
Let's see David Lloyd's face plastered across the side of the Sydney Opera House, Mike Gatting's bearded visage dominating Ayers Rock and Kylie Minogue being forced to wear a Monty Panesar mask at her next gig.
The five-night, pre- or post-cruise land tours in Australia include two full days and nights in Sydney natural and a rare overnight at Ayers Rock.
Guests can select from among four packages ranging from four to five nights in length, featuring some of the region's most extraordinary locations not visited on the cruise journey, including the marine wonderland of the Great Barrier Reef and the giant red monolith known as Ayers Rock.
Virgin Blue Australia's Virgin Blue plans to start flights between Sydney and Ayers Rock, also known as Uluru.
Under the agreement, Etihad's 'EY' code is now placed on flights from Brisbane to Ayers Rock (Uluru), Alice Springs, Canberra, Hobart and Melbourne and from Brisbane to Cairns.
Kings Canyon Wilderness Lodge -- recently awarded Eco Accreditation -- is located on a secluded area of Kings Creek Station near Kings Canyon in AustraliaOs infamous outback near Ayers Rock.
A portfolio of some of the world's leading resorts, including the Ayers Rock Resort near Uluru and Queensland's Lizard Island are to be offered for sale through Jones Lang LaSalle Hotels.