Services & Facilities

The Resort Town Square provides guests with a comprehensive range of services and shops. It's a great place to relax over lunch with a cool drink or coffee.

Services & Facilities

The hub of the Resort, the Town Square, provides a comprehensive range of services and shops. It is also a great place to relax over lunch with a cool drink or coffee. You will find the following range of services add facilities at the Resort Town Square:

Ayers Rock Resort Facilities; Town Square with Shops, Supermarket, Cafes & Restaurants


Sails in the Desert   15 
 Outback Pioneer Hotel & Lodge
Emu Walk Apartments
 15  Ayers Rock Campground
Desert Gardens Hotel

Tours & Information Centre

Meet our friendly Tour Operators to discuss and book your tours and finalise your ultimate Red Centre itinerary. Organise your car rentals here, available through Avis, Hertz and Thrifty. 

Open daily 8am - 7pm
phone 08 8957 7324

Ayers Rock Designs

Stores located at Ayers Rock (Connellan) Airport, Outback Pioneer Hotel and the Visitors Centre offer an extensive range of t-shirts, giftware, indigenous products, souvenirs and outback essentials. While the store located in Town Square offers quality fashion, swimwear, jewellery, footwear, giftware and home wares.

Open daily 9am - 5pm

ANZ Bank & ATM

Open Monday to Thursday 10am - 3pm, Friday 10am - 4pm

Commonwealth Bank has an agency at the Post Office.

Food + Beverage Outlets

A selection of restaurant, cafe and takeaway outlets are located at the Town Square refer to Restaurants & Bars section on this website.

Iga Supermarket

Provides a range of food items including many Asian products, homewares and basic medical supplies.

Open 8am - 9pm

Hair and Beauty Salon

Ayers Rock Resort Hair and Beauty Salon is located in Town Square next to the T-Shirt Shop. Offers haircuts, colour, straightening, styling and salon products.

Open 9am - 5pm

Appointments essential contact the Resort Operator dial ext. 77.  For bookings and enquiries please visit the Hair Salon upon your arrival.

T-shirt Shop

A wide range of souvenirs, gifts, indigenous products, outback hats, novelty and fashion t-shirts available.

Open 9am -5pm


Offers newspapers, books, magazines, postcards and camera supplies.

Open 8.30am - 8pm

Oz Collections

An Australiana themed store that showcases products made from the flora and fauna of Australia. Merchandise includes a selection of Australian made goods in a mix of homewares, jewellery and art.

Open 9.30am - 5pm

Post Office

Australia Post offers world-wide mail service, sells stamps and packaging supplies, and acts as an agent for Commonwealth Bank, Telstra and Vodafone.

Open Monday to Friday 9am - 5pm
Saturday 9am - 12pm
Closed public holidays

Resort Services & Facilities

24 hour reception Playground & Giant Chess Set Complimentary airport transfers
4 Swimming pools Red Ochre Spa Mulgara Art Gallery
Drycleaning Fax/photocopy service Safety deposit facilities
Internet Access Laundry
Ayers Rock Designs clothing and gift store
Tour Desk 2 Tennis Courts Medical service
Postal service Lookouts Petrol Station and Car parking
Resort Shopping Centre Wintjiri Arts & Museum Complimentary Resort Shuttle Bus

Complimentary Airport Transfer

Complimentary return airport transfers meet all scheduled commercial flights.

In accordance with the airlines and airport regulations the coach transfer departs your hotel approximately 2 hours before scheduled flight times.

Check flight and coach transfer pick-up schedules on display in the lobby of your hotel or enquire at reception.

Free Shuttle Bus Service

A free shuttle bus circulates the Resort daily (10.30am-6.00pm & 6.30pm-12.30am) and departs approximately every 20 minutes.

It stops at all Hotels, the Campgrounds, Resort Town Square, Visitors Centre and the Uluru Camel Farm.
Please note that the shuttle does not go to the Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park.

Resort Shuttle Bus

Wintjiri Arts & Museum

Located near Emu Walk Apartments, this Indigenous art gallery exhibits the works of our 'Artist in Residence.' A design shop also showcases local Anangu products available for purchase. Selections include bush medicines, skin care products, jams, chutneys and dukkas all made from local bush tucker products.wo tennis courts are located at Sails in the Desert. 
Open daily 8.30am - 5pm

Early Morning Breakfast

For guests on a sunrise tour a takeaway breakfast is available and can be ordered from your accommodation reception a day in advance before 5pm.

Tennis Courts

Two tennis courts are located at Sails in the Desert. For racquets, balls and tennis court bookings contact the Resort Operator dial ext.77. 
Open daily 7am - 10pm

Subject to floodlight availability.

Playground + Giant Chess

A children’s playground and giant chess set are located at Ayers Rock Campground.

Ayers Rock Campground chess

Ayers Rock Autos / Repairs

Open Monday to Friday

8.30am - 5pm
Phone 08 8956 2188

Medical Services & Pharmacy

There's a small medical centre located at the Resort. In the case of a medical emergency or for first aid assistance please contact your hotel reception.

For medical advice, the Northern Territory HealthLine is a 24-hour telephone advice service where a registered Nurse and/or doctor can be consulted call 1800 022 222.

Yulara Medical Centre appointments can be made by reception. Please note you will be asked to call the Northern Territory HealthLine on 1800 022 222 before the Medical Centre takes the appointment. You hotel reception will be able to assist with placing the call.

There is no pharmacy available within the Resort. However, the Supermarket does stock a basic variety of medical supplies.


Resort Security operates 24 hours a day. Should you have any security concerns or noise complaints please contact your hotel reception or contact the Resort Operator dial ext.77.

Petrol Service Station

Ayers Rock Resort’s Shell Service Station is located on Yulara Drive near the Campground.

Open daily 6am - 9pm

Resort petrol station

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15min Rock Blast (Daytime)

Launch off on a Rock Blasting adventure, taking in the sights of Ayers Rock Resort and surrounding deserts on the way to Uluru; a panorama of breathtaking scenery unique to the Red Centre.  Tour duration is approx. 1 hour.

15min Rock Only (Daytime)

For those on a budget or if your time is limited, this is the quickest way to see Uluru. A 15 minute scenic flight takes you past Voyages Ayers Rock Resort and onto Uluru. It is also possible to see Kata Tjuta in the distance.  Tour duration is approx. 1 hour.

2 day Uluru and Kata Tjuta Transfer Pass

This pass enables you to explore Uluṟu & Kata Tjuṯa from sunrise to sunset, as many times as you wish for the 2 days of the pass.
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Ayers Rock Campground

Located within the Ayers Rock Resort, the well-equipped campground is an ideal base from which to experience the beauty of the living cultural landscape in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park.

Desert Gardens Hotel

Voyages Desert Gardens Hotel is centrally located to all resort and touring facilities and offers a range of accommodation, from shaded poolside rooms to deluxe rooms overlooking the desert.

Emu Walk Apartments

Sheltered behind gardens of native trees and forming a walkway through the heart of the Resort, Emu Walk Apartments are Voyages Ayers Rock Resort's 4 star self contained apartments.
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Bush Yarn at the Circle of Sand

Welcome to the Circle of Sand, the Indigenous heart of Ayers Rock Resort. You will quickly become captivated by the yarns told by an Indigenous storyteller about Aboriginal history, culture and traditional techniques used on the land. Dependant on the season, learn about traditional bushtucker or an Indigenous man’s “survival kit” including weapons such as katjii (hunting spears), tjutinpa (clubs), kali (boomerangs) and miru (spear thrower). Tour duration approx 30 minutes.

Garden Walk - Desert Gardens Hotel

Desert Gardens Hotel is famous for it's magnificent gardens full of local flora, this is an opportunity to learn about the intricacies of an outback garden with an Indigenous guide. Learn how Indigenous people traditionally lived by using the bush for food and medicinal purposes. Alternatively, collect a free Garden Walk Pocket Guide from your hotel reception for a self-guided tour. Tour duration approx. 1 hour.

Interactive Didgeridoo Playing

Listen to the enchanting sounds of the didgeridoo while enjoying lunch at the Resort Town Square. Male guests have the opportunity to try it for themselves. You may like to purchase a didgeridoo at the nearby Craftworks and learn with your own instrument. Tour duration approx. 30 minutes. Note: Culturally, the didgeridoo is only played by males. We request your understanding and respect for Indigenous culture during this activity.
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2 Night Weekend Escape

Your 2 night Weekend Escape offers the perfect solution to escape and ensure you are left with a lifetime of memories. Includes the award-winning Sounds of Silence dinner under the stars, a Kata Tjuta and Uluru sunset tour as well as a camels ride to witness a sunrise that will take your breath away. There is also a host of free Indigenous activities.

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Staying in a newly refurbished 1 bedroom apartment at Emu Walk Apartments, celebrate the best of Australian Indigenous culture in three majestic days during this lively Indigenous festival. With three signature events included - the ‘Tastes of Tjungu’, a commemorative Indigenous Australians at War Lunch and an elevated view of the Tjungu Fashion Parade and Final Night Concert, as well as a Desert Awakenings sunrise tour that will take you up close to Uluru, you will be well and truly immersed in the magic of this living cultural landscape. This itinerary is suited for adults and children aged 10 and over.

3 day Tjungu Itinerary

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