About Us


We are a family business and pride ourselves on a friendly, informal atmosphere where people can come and browse, inquire, be informed and assisted and inspired to enjoy the full diversity and reap the enormous rewards of this amazing hobby, interest, pastime, it is many things to many people but all have common threads – fish need caring and looking after, and here we are delighted to say is everything one needs to successfully run an aquarium and have the delights of these colourful, relaxing, intriguing creatures in your home all year round.

PARAQUATICS has been specialising in Marine Fish since 1980 and during that time has built up a firm reputation for consistent quality. With a wide range of Tropical & Cold water Fish and Dutch grown Potted Plants, Pond Fish and Marginal Plants are also available.

The team at Paraquatics is headed by Gary & Karen keen enthusiast’s with long standing experience in this area, comprising of over forty years of fish keeping experience.

We specialise in TUNZE and Miracle Mud systems. We ourselves use a TMC centralised filtration system running a 4000 Litre system – a tad larger than you would want in your lounge! Along with invert aquariums running Miracle mud.

Our renound Web site has been running since August 1999

To all of you, from all of us at Paraquatics – Thank you for shopping with us.

The Team