Australia's Uluru closes to climbers
Tourists climb Uluru, formerly known as Ayers Rock, on the last day people are allowed to climb it, at Uluru-Kmore
A view of Uluru, formerly known as Ayers Rock, the day before a permanent ban on climbing the monolith takes emore
Uluru is a top tourist draw in Australia despite its remote desert location near Alice Springs in the Northernmore
Nearly 400,000 visitors flocked to the Australian landmark in the year to end-June, government data shows. Ausmore
The Anangu people, the traditional owners of Uluru, have called for the climb to be closed since 1985, when thmore
The Oct. 26 closure marks 34 years since the land was given back to the Anangu people, an important moment in more
To commemorate the climbing ban, public celebrations will take place over the weekend when the dismantling of more
Dozens of people have died while climbing Uluru, from falls and dehydration. Summer temperatures often top 40 more
Tourists climb one of Australia's top tourist attractions, the towering red monolith of Uluru, formerly known more
Uluru is lit by the setting sun, Apri 2014. REUTERS/Phil Noble
A road sign near Uluru warns drivers of the dangers of kangaroos crossing the road, April 2004. REUTERS/File
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