Rock and roll at Uluru, Australia

A sweeping view of Uluru in the desert. This picture was taken during a helicopter ride.
A sweeping view of Uluru in the desert. This picture was taken during a helicopter ride.ST PHOTO: CARA WONG
 Light installation Field Of Light, in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park in Australia, features 50,000 “light pins” that light up in shades of blue, purple, pink, red and yellow upon nightfall.
Light installation Field Of Light, in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park in Australia, features 50,000 “light pins” that light up in shades of blue, purple, pink, red and yellow upon nightfall.PHOTO:BRUCE MUNRO 2016
The Segway tours around the rock are an option for those who do not wish to complete the roughly 10km circuit around the base on foot.
The Segway tours around the rock are an option for those who do not wish to complete the roughly 10km circuit around the base on foot.ST PHOTO: CARA WONG

ULURU, AUSTRALIA - The people on holiday at Uluru take their sunrises very seriously.

It is 4am and there are already dozens of tourists waiting to hitch a ride into a national park that houses the red behemoth that is Uluru.

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