Uluru, also known as Ayers Rock and officially gazetted as Uluru / Ayers Rock, is a large sandstone rock formation in the southern part of the Northern Territory in central Australia. It lies 335 km (208 mi) south west of the nearest large town, Alice Springs, 450 km (280 mi) by road. Kata Tjuta and Uluruare the two major features of the Uluṟu-Kata Tjuṯa National Park. Uluru is sacred to the Anangu, the Aboriginal people of the area.
Who loves seeing emus when you're outback? Emus are always our favourites to see, and we love seeing father emus with all their striped chicks (emu dads raise the chicks after the mum has laid the eggs). Photo is in the southern Flinders Ranges, near Port Augusta