Welcome to A1 Tropicals

Adelaide Tropical Fish, Aquariums & Supplies

We Supply tropical fish and accessories at fair prices with exceptional advice and service to the people of Adelaide

A1 Tropicals is a proud supplier of quality fresh water tropical fish and goldfish. We stock an extensive range of tropical community fish, cichlids, and standard and fancy goldfish. Siamese fighting fish are our specialty at A1 Tropicals, with up to 15 different varieties on hand. If we don't have what you are looking for, we will endeavour to source it for you.

We pride ourselves on our clean display tanks, vibrant fish, friendly staff and great advice. Whether you are just starting out, or have many years of experience, A1 Tropicals can assist in making fish keeping an enjoyable pastime.

Now open 7 days a week, drop in and see Mandy, Jazz, Kyle or Nick for all your fish related needs.

Aquarium Hire

Hire a fully stocked and maintained aquarium from just $250 per month

Did you know that having an aquarium in the reception area of your office, doctor’s surgery or dentist’s office has been proven to relax people in stressful situations? Renting a fish tank and placing it in your office will improve the mood of all those who pass through it.

When you hire an aquarium from us you just set it and forget. We take care of installation and setup, then we’ll come in and clean and maintain the tank at regular intervals to make sure that it’s perfectly clean and gorgeous. We’ll even replace dead fish at no charge! You don’t need to do a thing.

Aquariums and Tanks

Whether it be a small, 12 inch tank or a large tank with cabinet, we’ve got you covered. We stock a large range of pre-fabricated tanks which you can buy off the shelf or order from our catalogue.

Aquarium Supplies

Need plants, rocks, driftwood or novelty aquarium accessories? Come take a look at our huge range. We’re always bringing in new stock, so be sure to drop in regularly.


Whether it be a simple tank or pond clean to a full aquarium maintenance schedule, A1 Tropicals has you covered to keep your pond or aquarium in tip top shape

Ask Us About Aquarium Hire

Have you considered renting a fish tank for your business or home? Tropical fish have been proven to have a calming effect on staff and clients alike. Hire your aquarium from just $250 per month

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Find Us

A1 Tropicals
560 North East Rd
Holden Hill
South Australia 5088
(08) 8266 4707

Opening Hours
Mon - Fri: 11am - 7pm
Sat - Sun: 11am - 4pm
Public Holidays: 11am - 4pm

Fish We Stock or Have Access to

Betta / Fighting Fish

Red Betta
Chocolate Betta
Veil Tail Betta
Steel Blue Betta
Purple Betta
Double Tail Betta
Turquoise Betta
Wild Betta
Delta Tail Betta
Yellow Betta
Solid Colored Betta
Half Moon Betta
Albino Betta
Bi-color Betta
Comb Tail Betta
Opaque Betta
Cambodian Betta
Crown Tail Betta
Orange betta
Butterfly Betta
Black Betta
Marble Betta
Green Betta
Variegated Betta
Royal Blue
Tri-colored Betta
Cellophane Betta
Multi-colored Betta
White Betta
Round Tail Betta

Lake Malawi

Aulonocara Labidochromis Metriaclima Placidochromis Lethrinops Otopharynx Proltomelas Pseudotropheus Sciaenochromis Cynotilapia Tropheops Melanochromis Nimbochromis Mylochromis Tyrannochromis Iodotropheus


Black Moor Bubble Eye Celestial Comet Fantail Oranda Panda Pearlscale Pompom Ranchu Ryukin Shubunkin Telescope Tosakin

Community Fish

Neon Tetra
Clown Loach
Rosy Barbs
Silver Shark

American Cichlids

Green Texas
Jack Dempsey
Blue Acara
Red Terror
Peacock Bass