Emu Ridge Eucalyptus

Agri, Mining and Industry Galleries, Museums and Collections Historical Sites and Heritage Locations Shopping and Markets

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 award winning 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 offers light meals, and is also the cellar door for 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.


Australian Tourism Accreditation Barbeque Cafe Carpark Caters for hearing impairment Caters for high support needs Caters for limited mobility Caters for vision impairment Coach Parking Conference/Convention Facilities Disabled access available Family Family Friendly Interpretive Centre Kiosk National Tourism Accreditation Picnic Area Public Toilet Visitor Information Centre Wheelchair access


ADULT From $3.5 to $22

Retail shop/informative video FREE

Self-Guided Tour $3.50 person – $14.00 family
Guided Tour $7 person – $22.00 family
Children under 6 free

CHILD From $3.5 to $22

Retail shop/informative video FREE

Self-Guided Tour $3.50 person – $14.00 family
Guided Tour $7 person – $22.00 family
Children under 6 free

Trading Times

  • ALL Open 09:00 to 15:00
  • 2016-12-25 Closed

Nearby Things to Do

View All
Kangaroo Island

Cape Gantheaume Conservation Park and Wilderness Protection Area

Seal Bay, Kangaroo Island

View of southern ocean from remarkable rocks

Southern Traveller


Rebuild Independence Project

American River, Kangaroo Island

Clifford's honey product range

Clifford's Honey Farm

Haines, Kangaroo Island

Bay of Shoals Wines Cellar Door

Bay of Shoals Wines

Kingscote, Kangaroo Island

Penneshaw Museum

Penneshaw Maritime And Folk Museum

Penneshaw, Kangaroo Island

Contact Us