Emu Ridge is a unique attraction where you can find out how a traditional Aussie bush product is made, they will show you the past and present process of eucalyptus oil distilling.
Eucalyptus oil was Australia’s first true export overseas and one of Kangaroo Islands major industries. Emu Ridge is now the only remaining commercial eucalyptus oil distillery in South Australia, and is proud to have preserved a major part of Kangaroo Island’s heritage our history and produce a eucalyptus oil that is unique to the world.
The Emu Ridge site has an excellent retail outlet that offers an extensive range of local produce, art, craft and historical memorabilia. Emu Ridge manufacture and retail Eucalyptus oil and a large range of associated natural products.
They offer Guided and Self Guided Tours that take visitors through the distillery.
Emu Ridge is also home to “Tasting Kangaroo Island” – a café that offers an all day lunch menu focusing on local produce, including the award winning Kangaroo Island Cider. We have an indoor and 2 large outdoor eating areas that are also available for events. The dining area offers a fully licensed bar.