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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Experience the iconic Sydney Opera House as you spend five nights in the city, before flying to Uluru (Ayers Rock) to enjoy two nights gazing at one of the greatest landscapes on earth.
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.
Azaria disappeared on August 17th 1980 from a tent in a camping ground near Ayers Rock, one of central Australia's main tourist attractions.
The tour features aerial sightseeing over the ancient Bungle Bungle Range, remote cattle stations, Uluru (Ayers Rock) and the wetlands of Kakadu National Park.
LINDY Chamberlain claimed a dingo took her baby Azaria and killed it while she and husband Michael were camping near Ayers Rock (Uluru) in Northern Territory, Australia.
With their new fortune, the couple want to see the Great Wall of China, visit Ayers Rock (Uluru) in Australia and take in the art galleries of Paris and Russia.
Soon it''s time to get back on the road and drive the 350km stretch to Uluru, or Ayers Rock.
Whether you call it by its European name, Ayers Rock, or by its Aboriginal moniker, Uluru (pronounced "Ooolooroo," with equal emphasis on every syllable), there's no denying that the mysterious monolith rising more than 1,000 feet out of the outback packs a spiritual punch.
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. The land tour also includes a visit to the seaside village of Port Douglas and a full day at the Great Barrier Reef.
Virgin Blue Australia's Virgin Blue plans to start flights between Sydney and Ayers Rock, also known as Uluru.
As part of the agreement, the Etihad two-letter EY code is now placed on flights from Sydney to Ayers Rock (Uluru), Alice Springs, Canberra, Hobart and Melbourne and flights from Brisbane to Cairns.