Uluru

Millions lost on Uluru resort deal

Heath Aston The head of the Indigenous Land Corporation has accused her own organisation of presiding over 'perhaps the largest single evaporation of public money in the indigenous policy domain, ever'.

Ayers Rock Resort: Uluru Aboriginal investment damned by indigenous leader

Uluru.

Heath Aston The head of the Indigenous Land Corporation has accused her own organisation of presiding over ''perhaps the largest single evaporation of public money in the indigenous policy domain, ever''.

Indigenous leader Dawn Casey urges inquiry into Uluru deal

Ayers Rock Resort

Heath Aston The head of the Indigenous Land Corporation has called on Prime Minister Tony Abbott to initiate an inquiry into the ''disastrous'' purchase of the Ayers Rock Resort by her own organisation.

Golf course proposed for Uluru resort

Voyages Ayers Rock Resort, Yulara.

Lucy Battersby A GOLF course near Uluru has been proposed in a bid to get tourists to extend their stay at the Ayers Rock Resort.

Golf course proposed for Uluru

Uluru

Lucy Battersby A golf course near Uluru has been proposed in a bid to get tourists to extend their stay at the Ayers Rock Resort and boost local employment.

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Rock around the clock at revamped Uluru

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Katrina Lobley SHARPLY falling ticket sales to the national park housing the great stone monolith of Uluru have left tourism operators searching for ways they can put the ''solid'' back into ''solid rock''.

Indigenous jobs are focus for new Uluru resort owners

Sounds of Silence Dinner, Voyages Ayers Rock Resort, Yulara.

Malcolm Brown YULARA, the tourist resort set in central Australia with Uluru and the Olgas in the middle distance, finally became totally Aboriginal-owned this week, completing the process that started 26 years...

At Uluru, a silver anniversary gives the owners a key to prosperity

Lindsay Murdoch RETURNING Ayers Rock to its Anangu traditional owners 25 years ago was a symbolic moment for indigenous land rights.

Now Kate strolls into pole position ...

Henry Belot The Duchess of Cambridge has taken advantage of the royal couple's designated day off by playing with young Prince George on the lawns outside Government House in Canberra.

Royal visit: Thirty years later, some things remain the same

Tim Barlass What colour is the princess wearing? Who snatched a picture of themselves with the future monarch? Not now. April 1983. They weren't called selfies then.

National parks could raise more money to keep agencies afloat

Noel Towell The money-making potential of Australia's national parks, including Uluru and Kakadu, could be tapped by a federal government department facing a budget crisis.

Kate takes windy Wellington in her stride

Duchess of Cambridge

Emma Partridge Wet Wellington weather greeted the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge as they touched down in New Zealand to begin their first official tour as a family with eight-month-old Prince George.

Dingoes' bad press 'unjustified', controversial study finds

Miles Godfrey Many regard them as pests and one infamously killed a baby.

Racing NSW left with long faces despite jockeying for royals

Royals

Damien Murphy The organising principle behind the Department of the Prime Minister and Cabinet's planning of next month's royal tour? Always leave them begging for more.

How a convicted drug smuggler obsessed a nation

Schapelle Corby

Rick Feneley Which version of Schapelle Corby do you buy? Hapless beauty school dropout. Persecuted Aussie tourist. Victim of a criminal conspiracy. Latter-day Joan of Arc. Lying drug mule. Ganja Queen.

Row over Dawn Casey's 'outrageous' Ayers Rock Resort comments

Aerial view of Voyages Ayers Rock Resort, Yulara.

Heath Aston The head of the Indigenous Land Corporation has thrown down a challenge to sacked directors of the Ayers Rock Resort, saying if the $320 million acquisition of the resort overlooking Uluru was such a...

Council put all eggs in one basket with Ayers Rock buy: director

Ayers Rock resort

Heath Aston The deputy chairman of the Indigenous Land Corporation has revealed his opposition to buying the Ayers Rock Resort as it emerged that fewer than 5 per cent of staff at Uluru are from local Aboriginal...

Letters to Lindy show outpouring of support

Lindy and Michael Chamberlain at their home in the Seventh Day Adventist College near Morriset, 3 August 1981

Photography by Russel MCPHEDRAN

Story by Steve Brien

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David Ellery If you wrote, for good or ill, to Lindy Chamberlain between 1980 and the present, don't assume your letter ended up in the bin.

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Desert secrets

Spies in the Never-Never: An aerial view of Pine Gap, the joint US-Australian listening and tracking base at the foot of the MacDonnell Ranges near Alice Springs.

It is a piece of America. At least that's the vibe in the large cafeteria at the top-secret Joint Defence Facility at Pine Gap near Alice Springs.

GetUp and go: social campaigner resigns to embark on outback journey

Deborah Snow The man who has been the face of progressive online social campaigning in Australia is moving on.