Uluru

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Uluru

a large isolated desert rock, sometimes described as the world's largest monolith, in the Northern Territory of Australia: sacred to local Aboriginal people. Height: 330m (1100 ft.). Base circumference: 9 km (5.6 miles)
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The Oregon Outback's answer to Ayres Rock is Fort Rock, located eight miles east of Highway 31.
The no-hopers from the outback are trying to make an Ayres Rock out of a molehill.
Children's book 'Bromley Climbs Uluru' has caused outrage amongst Aborigines living around the base of Uluru - formerly Ayres Rock.
The comment from Neath's Mike Cuddy that siting a regional team in north Wales was like Australia basing one at Ayres Rock was just one of the colourful reactions to the four-team plan.
The beautiful sunset at Ayres Rock, as we tucked into champagne and kangaroo meat
Better known to us lot as Ayres Rock, to the Aboriginal geezers this is one hugely sacred lump of geology.
Down Under you can enjoy diving on the Great Barrier Reef or a trip to the Sydney Opera House, climbing Ayres Rock or searching for crocodiles in Kakadu.
Flying their guests 2,000 kilometers north into the arid heart of Australia, the Orlando team led a journey on camel around Ayres Rock, then hosted a dinner under the desert stars featuring emu sausage, minced camel and kangaroo steaks.
has filed suit against Andrew Lloyd Webber's Really Useful Group for alleged breach of contract between them regarding the show, which bowed last December at Ayres Rock.
The airport at Ayres Rock in outback Australia is to receive a radio communication service that will provide pilots with information about air traffic movement during busy periods according to the Civil Aviation Safety Authority (CASA).
The torch will then circle the five and a half mile circumference of the great Ayres Rock (Uluru) before heading to Australia's most famous outback town, Alice Springs.
I've just Googled the top five holiday destinations Top of the list is the African nations So its pith hat and khaki I'm off on Safari Avoiding the lions and Dr Mugarbi Next on my tour is backpacking down under I'll stare at Ayres Rock and no doubt i'll wonder Perhaps not .