Emu Ridge Eucalyptus Distillery

Agri, Mining and Industry

Emu Ridge is a unique attraction where you can find out how Australian Eucalyptus Oil is made – from past to present.

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 has a cafe area which offers meals, light snacks, coffee & drinks and is also the cellar door for the award winning Kangaroo Island Cider. We have an indoor and 2 large outdoor eating areas plus a picnic area that are also available for events. The dining area offers a fully licensed bar.

Family and pet friendly


Bar Barbeque Cafe Carpark Cellar Door Coach Parking Conference/Convention Facilities Electric Vehicle Charging Point Enquiry Desk Family Friendly Food and Refreshments Interactive Centre Interpretive Centre Kiosk Pet Friendly Picnic Area Public Toilet Restaurant Shop / Gift Shop

Internet Access

Free Wifi

Disabled Assistance

Caters for challenges with learning and communication Caters for hearing impairment Caters for high support needs Caters for limited mobility Caters for people with allergies and intolerances. Caters for vision impairment Wheelchair access


Regional Tourist/Tourism Association/Organisation Visitor Information Centre


Australian Tourism Accreditation


Free Entry

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