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A wonderful shop with beautiful gems

While strolling through Kuranda, we came across this great shop. Out front were $8 stone bracelets... read more

Reviewed 9 April 2018
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Not to miss this gem museum

A great little museum under the gem store emu ridge. Entry by donation or free, you can find... read more

Reviewed 4 March 2018
Brisbane, Australia
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7/11 Therwine St, Kuranda, Queensland 4881, Australia
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Reviewed 9 April 2018 via mobile

While strolling through Kuranda, we came across this great shop. Out front were $8 stone bracelets and $3 polished stone specimens for inexpensive Australian souvenirs. They had a large variety of more expensive stones inside. The shop keepers were very pleasant and knowledgeable. They individually...More

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank Davidallan54
Reviewed 4 March 2018

A great little museum under the gem store emu ridge. Entry by donation or free, you can find fossilised dinos, dino poo, dino eggs, beautiful mineral specimens,

Date of experience: February 2018
1  Thank fishrabbit
Reviewed 13 November 2017

So pleased we found this hidden little gem of a museum under the shop! It has a whole selection of gemstones, fossils and rocks and really was an interesting visit. Amazing that it is FREE too - just make a donation in the box on...More

Date of experience: October 2017
1  Thank bluebell1706
Reviewed 23 October 2017

With less than 2 hours to fill between train up to and cable down from Kuranda, I'm glad that we stumbled onto ERG early. The shop is a rare combination of an old-fashion rock shop featuring regional material and a professional-level personal mineral and fossil...More

Date of experience: October 2017
1  Thank Robert C
Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

I have given the Emu Ridge Gallery a five star review. It actually deserves 6 out of 5. Ever feel like an ATM? Always giving out cash hand over fist? Well done Emu Ridge Gallery! You do have high end products for purchase, but you...More

Date of experience: July 2017
2  Thank Reg D
Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

Visiting Kuranda for the day and looking around the markets and came across the Emu Ridge Gallery Fossils & Gemstones. Certainly an amazing selection of gems to suit all budgets. But I really enjoyed their gem and fossil museum under the main shop, entry is...More

Date of experience: June 2017
1  Thank Waynedvh
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

This place has a range of fossils dinosaur bones an intact T-Rex Skeleton A/C and a large range of stones and fossils. Only a gold coin donation you need to see this even just to get out of the heat!

Date of experience: February 2017
1  Thank Matthew M
Reviewed 10 February 2017

I needed to find a wedding gift for a friend who is a geologist and upon seeing this place I knew I would find it. I never knew there were so many interesting stones that came specifically from Australia, and Emu Ridge has them in...More

Date of experience: February 2017
1  Thank Anna A
Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

Didn't expect to find this up here. Donation is the entry. Some great fossils and crystals to see. With a shop as well where u are able to purchase

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank shannanigin
Reviewed 15 September 2016

Frankly, I didn't surprise to find a museum of this quality in a shopping mall. To name a few things, they have meteorites, dinosaur bones, eggs and poo (yes, sorry to mention, but it's kinda cool), a lot of fossils, some interesting crystals and other...More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank heckfy
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