This extraordinary place has been home to Aboriginal Australians for up to 68,000 years. The Outback is a huge, diverse region which covers most of Australia - anywhere outside of densely populated coastal areas is considered to be part. It is made up of 10 deserts, but also sub- tropical savanna, as well as the largest temperate woodland on Earth.
So, here are our favourite facts about this extraordinary place...
1) Uluru is taller than the Eiffel Tower!
Uluru stands 348 metres metres tall, higher than the Eiffel tower at 324 metres, the Great Pyramid at 139m & the Statue of Liberty at a piffling 93m.