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 …

Australia

Photo: Denisbin, Echuca (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 Aotearoa New Zealand to the south-east. Australia’s capital is Canberra, and its largest urban area is Sydney. Google Mapsgoo.gl/maps/Ej3YWDVwaPfjHvBg6 Happening Now: …

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 …

Uluru Statement from the Heart (2017)

Artwork (Some rights reserved) 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 …

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, …