It has been great to see some local people visiting Emu Ridge to enjoy our cheese platters with some refreshing Kangaroo Island Cider and some old-fashioned fun!                   It is also great to see the young local people coming out and enjoying the sites as well. There…

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Emu Ridge Eucalytpus Kangaroo Island www.emuridge.com.au September 2014 Hi there, We are excited to offer you our inaugural newsletter! You have received this email because you have been a customer of ours in the past. We hope to send you SPECIAL offers or information we believe is of interest about our wonderful range of natural…

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Frozen Eucalyptus Towels: What a great idea for those hot days! First, start with some washcloths (bar mop towels also work well) Next, put a couple cups of water in a container (a large plastic tub or bucket will work). Add about 10 drops of eucalyptus essential oil to the water and stir One at a…

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There were once over 100 Eucalyptus stills that operated on Kangaroo Island. The industry employed over 600 people in the 1930’s, which is amazing considering we only have around 4000 people living here now.  This photo was taken by Peter Bassett on Min-oil Road, which is incredible because there aren’t many of these relics still…

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Our venue at Emu Ridge has two lovely eating areas that are available for coaches and private visitors. One is outside under our veranda, this area can house up to 55 people and the other one is inside this can house 25 visitors. Visitors are welcome to bring their own as Kangaroo Island Adventure Tours…

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This always a good one to remember.  Here at Emu Ridge, we sell & recommend good quality Australian grown & made Tea Tree Oil. It is great to have when you’re at home, travelling, camping, beach days, exploring the back yard or just having a BBQ!  It’s helps keep away insects, treat cuts, burns & infection.…

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The first of its kind, our recipe book for Eucalyptus Oil Recipes & Uses was launched in 1993 full of my own & others recipes. Our booklet is available, and contains many tried and tested uses that have been handed down for generations in Australia. Protect the environment with the trees that produce this unique…

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Our mascot, ‘Psycho’, has been busy over winter laying eggs, One Emu Egg made breakfast scrambled eggs for three, one cake and we still had egg  left-over.  It’s the equivalent to about 8 – 10 chicken eggs in one emu egg! We generally sell our eggs blown for $30.00 each, here is the link to…

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We all know that olive oil is great for making yummy dressings, but look at what it can do to tired  scratched leather furniture. Amazing results! It also makes fantastic carrier oil for our Eucalyptus oil.  Mix a teaspoon of Olive oil with a few drops of Eucalyptus Oil and you have yourself relaxing massage oil…

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We haven’t had a baby for a while.  This little cutie was bought in by Jyoti, she is a baby Pygmy possum who was nearly trodden on, Joyti has named her Cashew! They are marsupials from the family Burramyidae. There are three species of pygmy possum found in South Australia. This is an southwestern pygmy…

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We are proud that our business has been accredited with the South Australian Tourism Industry Council for many years.  We have just received our new decal, which demonstrates that we are a high quality tourism business and a member of an industry body that is focused on standards. SATIC is the peak body for tourism…

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Another great idea to keep cold & flu at bay! Just cut a bunch of Eucalyptus leaves, tie & and hang from the shower head to create steam release. A few drops of Eucalyptus Oil on the shower floor will do the same trick too. Eucalyptus is a great decongestant, its antibacterial & antifungal and…

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