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Emu Ridge

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“cider tasting”(10 reviews)
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Emu Ridge is on Kangaroo Island in South Australia, an award winning tourist attraction. Tours available, we Manufacture and Retail many wonderful natural products. South Australia's only commercial eucalyptus oil distillery, manufactures, craft...more
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691 Willsons Rd, Kingscote, Kangaroo Island, South Australia 5223, Australia
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All reviews eucalyptus oil cider tasting short video self guided tour kangaroo island gift shop for sale tea tree interesting place toasted sandwich informative video great place to visit small cafe local produce worth a visit friendly staff south australia
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We visited the distillery which was a free attraction as the distillery itself only operates in the summer. The highlight though, is the fact that it is home to orphaned baby kangaroos and even a koala. The owner is caring towards the animals which live...More

Thank barbaragoldberg
Reviewed 5 days ago

We loved our food here.Really fresh and delicious and so reasonably priced. Coffee was good too. Loved the short movie we watched about the distillery. Excellent gift shop and loved patting the baby kangaroo.

Thank hbrisbane
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Apologies for late review as visited in April 2017. Visited after visiting Seal Bay en route to lunch. Was interesting hearing about the process of making eucalyptus as well as seeing the resident emus. The gift shop was also interesting and a little bit quirky...More

Thank DizzyBlonde23
bevturner, Owner at Emu Ridge, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi thanks for taking the time to review our business, we appreciate your time. We hope you had a great holiday, as well as our natural products don't forget we have a great Cafe locally roasted coffee beans and this months special is the local...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You are informatively welcomed here. An interesting primary business making Eucalyptus Oil using a fairly traditional process (I learn't lots about how this was done by two short but well produced videos). The shop has a little something for everyone. The cafe is extremely good...More

Thank Cybergate9
bevturner, Owner at Emu Ridge, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi thanks so much for taking the time to review our business, much appreciated, and we hope you have some lovely memories of you Kangaroo Island holiday. Kind regards Bev

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We almost didn't go here but did. There is plenty of Emu Ridge products to buy & other products as well. We watch a short video on the history of the place but didn't do the tour as it was raining. I did get to...More

Thank pies1990
bevturner, Owner at Emu Ridge, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi we are also glad you visited us, and thanks for taking the time to review our business, we really appreciate it. If you ever need anymore of our natural products they are available online. Kind regards Bev

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped here on the way home from Seal Bay for lunch. Had the pumpkin soup and it was gorgeous. Really tasty home cooked meal. The staff were really friendly and informative. Their products were great

Thank Pauline E
bevturner, Owner at Emu Ridge, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi thanks for your review so glad you enjoyed your visit and we hope you have a wonderful holiday. Kind regards Bev

Reviewed 22 August 2018

A nice place to visit. Very friendly staff. Its nice to Sample all the produce they make before purchasing. Had a short walk around the distillery. You wint want to leave empty handed.

Thank Christine F
bevturner, Owner at Emu Ridge, responded to this reviewResponded 23 August 2018

Hi thanks so much for taking the time to review our business we really appreciate it and hope you had a lovely holiday. Our great natural products are also available online when you run out :) Regards Bev

Reviewed 7 August 2018

Don’t know if it’s just because it’s winter but the lady here was so helpful and informative about the place and making of the products but also about the area. You could also purchase cider there to take on your journey..

Thank 77smiley
bevturner, Owner at Emu Ridge, responded to this reviewResponded 13 August 2018

Hi thanks for reviewing our business we really appreciate your time, we hope you had a lovely holiday. Kind regards Bev

Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

Emus kangaroos artwork great service food and lots of delightful gifts to choose from including their famous eucalyptus oil they make at this property.Well worth a visit

Thank sandyholmes111
bevturner, Owner at Emu Ridge, responded to this reviewResponded 13 August 2018

Thanks Sandy :)

Reviewed 28 July 2018 via mobile

Interesting little talk about the eucalyptus and emu oil production. Not able to see it happening as we went in winter but were shown a film before being introduced to products in the shop. Set up for coach parties.More

Thank FamilyMumx6
bevturner, Owner at Emu Ridge, responded to this reviewResponded 30 July 2018

Hi thanks for taking the time to review our business, we hope you had a lovely holiday. My husband built Emu Ridge for people and families to enjoy. We wish the day tripper buses did have time to call in buy sadly no. Kind regards...More

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