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Google Maps asked to stop users ‘walking’ on Uluru through street view function – ABC News

Parks Australia says it has alerted Google Australia to the user-generated images from the Uluru summit that have been posted on its mapping platform.

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Parks Australia has asked Google to remove images of the top of the sacred Indigenous site, Uluru, which allow users to walk on its summit.

  • Google’s street view function allows visitors to go on virtual walking tours
  • Its 360-degree view allows users to effectively defy a ban on visiting the rock
  • Google Australia says it is working on having all the Uluru images removed

Traditional owners have banned visitors from the top of the rock, which has spiritual signi…

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