Uluru – Kata Tjuta National Park

Photo: Mark Wassell, Pink Sunset (Some rights reserved) Australia’s Northern Territory boasts nearly 100 national parks and reserves, including two of Australia’s most famous parks — Uluru and Kakadu. The well-known monolith, Uluru (Ayers Rock), 348 meters high, is near the southwest corner of the Territory and may be Australia’s most familiar natural icon. The …

Uluru Links

Screenshot Links related to Uluru – Kata Tjuta National Park presented in somewhat random fashion: HeadlinesHistoric inclusion: Aboriginal language to be used in World Heritage List ResearchThe (im)possibilities of doing tourism otherwise: The case ofsettler colonial Australia and the closure of the climb at Uluru – Phoebe Everinghama, Andrew Peters, Freya Higgins-Desbiolles Climbing ban in …

Australia

Photo: New Matilda, Flag at Menindee (Some rights reserved) Australia is an island continent and country. Neighboring countries are Papua New Guinea, Indonesia and East Timor to the north; the Solomon Islands and Vanuatu to the north-east; and New Zealand to the south-east. Australia’s capital is Canberra, and its largest urban area is Sydney. Much of …

Uluru Statement from the Heart (2017)

Artwork May 26, 2017 – From the National Constitutional Convention took place in Uluru, NT, Australia. Key Links: referendumcouncil.org.aureferendumcouncil.org.au/event/first-nations-regional-dialogue-in-uluru Elsewhere on the Weblinktr.ee/UluruStatement – @ulurustatement Uluru Statement from the Heart from the First Nations National Constitutional ConventionWe, gathered at the 2017 National Constitutional Convention, coming from all points of the southern sky, make this statement from …

Uluru Hosts Aboriginal and Indigenous Meeting (2017)

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander delegates will meet for a convention at Uluru. The meeting follows months of dialogue around Australia convened by the Referendum Council. Delegates will be looking to reach agreement on a preferred model for recognition of Aboriginal and Indigenous peoples of Australia in the constitution. The convention takes place May 23-26, …