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. Emu Ridge manufacture and retail Eucalyptus oil and associated natural products.
The majority of our natural products are available online or from our retail farmgate shop.
Emu Ridge has an indoor and 2 large outdoor eating areas that are available for picnickers, groups or events. Tailored meals are available for groups if pre booked. The dining area offers a fully licensed bar and Cellar Door for award winning Kangaroo Island Ciders, tastings for group bookings only. Meal specials on the day and light meals, coffee and cake are available at all times.
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. It’s free to look in the shop and watch a complimentary video. They offer Guided Tours during school holidays & ‘Self Guided Tours’ all year round that take visitors through the distillery.
691 Willsons Road
MacGillivray SA 5223
Open Monday - Saturday 9am - 3pm including public holidays, extended hours over peak season. From 6th May Closed on Sundays
Closed Christmas Day
Please call us outside of these times, we might still be around and are happy to open by appointment.