We have over 200 tanks that are regularly updated with new and exotic species from around the world. We import stock from as far as Indonesia, Malaysia, and even South America. If it’s out there, and it’s legal, we can get it for you.


Warm Water holds less O2 so AIR on the side of caution

During the warm summer months we may have a spike in temperature in our aquarium and the consequences could be devastating. Thermometers should always be used for every aquarium, regardless of its size.  Rapid, significant and frequent temperature changes throughout the day are stressful for fish and the preferred range for the beneficial bacteria in …

Spring Treatment

ANTI-PARASITIC TREATMENT KIT As the warm weather returns so we can expect an influx of various parasites, bacterial diseases and infections due to the pond water rising in temperature.  Over the years we have been in various discussions with Koi experts and vets and the consensus is that these diseases and infections are on the …


We stock all popular tropical fish with new stock being added weekly from local breeders, wholesalers, and our own direct imports of discus and other rare species.

We specialize in cichlids from around the world and have developed many exciting combinations of fish that compliment each other and live perfectly in the same aquarium. The show tanks in our shop demonstrate a few possibilities.

Kenilworth Aquarium Centre is a specialist store and geared to satisfy even the most demanding fish keeper. Some of the more popular species that we keep includes:

  • Specialists in Malawi Cichlids
  • Catfish
  • Loaches
  • Livebearers
  • Danios
  • Tetras
  • Barbs
  • A wide variety of Bottom Feeders
  • Discus
  • Brackish water fish like Scats and Mono Angels
  • Knife Fish
  • South American Cichlids
  • Arowana
  • Fancy Goldfish
  • Tanganyikan
  • Victorian Cichlids
  • Parrot Cichlids
  • Koi
  • Freshwater Eels
  • West African Cichlids
  • Rasboras
  • Tinfoils
  • Silver Dollars

New Species available every week.

We can even source specific fish for you on special order if needed.


Contact Us

You can find us at 303 Rifle Range Road, Kenilworth, Johannesburg.

Tel: 011 683 9081

Operating hours:
Tuesday to Friday: 09h00 to 17h00
Saturday: 09h00 to 16h00
Sundays and Public Holidays: 09h00 to 13h00

Closed on Mondays, because the fish need to rest.