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    what's going on with the forum?

    For the last couple of weeks weird things have been happening on the forum. I have the forum bookmarked and sometimes there is nothing here. Other times I get error messages saying "Resource Limit is...
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    Bunnings sells 10 and 20 litre plastic water...

    Bunnings sells 10 and 20 litre plastic water storage containers made by a company called Willow. A lot of shops like Kmart, Target and BigW also sell them.

    You can use plastic storage containers...
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    I deworm all new fish while they are in...

    I deworm all new fish while they are in quarantine. Having said that, domestic or captive bred fish are more likely to have intestinal worms than wild caught fish. Wild fish are either exposed to...
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    Cast nets damage fish and are not suitable for...

    Cast nets damage fish and are not suitable for collecting aquarium specimens.

    Mullet are easy to catch. We used 2 litre icecream buckets and put an inch of sand in the bottom. We cut a 1-2 inch...
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    LOL, you've never tried to catch fish in a river...

    LOL, you've never tried to catch fish in a river with a net otherwise you wouldn't ask that :)

    Drop in 4 or 5 bait traps and sit under a tree for 30 minutes.

    If you want to try a net, make one...
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    Set up the new aquarium at home well before you...

    Set up the new aquarium at home well before you go collecting. Do not put wild caught fish into aquariums with domestic captive bred fish like guppies, tetras or anything else from a pet shop because...
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    If you want to take fish or plants back on the...

    If you want to take fish or plants back on the plane, double bag them and put them in an esky with a plastic liner in it. They will be fine in the cargo section.
    otherwise triple bag them and put...
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    Aquarium Gallery (use to be Perth Aquarium and...

    Aquarium Gallery (use to be Perth Aquarium and Display centre) in Wangara. Owned by Graham and has fresh and salt water and plants.
    https://www.aquariumgallery.com.au/pages/contact-us

    Ocean Reef...
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    Happy Easter 2019

    Just wishing everyone a safe and Happy Easter. If you don't celebrate it, then Happy Holiday :)

    May you eat lots of chocolate, have happy healthy fish, and not develop diabetes :)
  10. Have you spoken to Dave at Aquagreen.com.au in...

    Have you spoken to Dave at Aquagreen.com.au in the NT? He use to have a lot of plants.
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    Fish clubs are down as well as forums. People use...

    Fish clubs are down as well as forums. People use live media like facebook (fb) and either get hundreds of useless responses or none. At least on forums they can get more informative responses.

    I...
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    Ask your local petshop if they have any spare....

    Ask your local petshop if they have any spare. Some places give them away, others sell them for a couple of dollars. If you want a small esky, cut up an esky with a sharp thin bladed knife or single...
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    What sort of fish are you feeding? Look for a...

    What sort of fish are you feeding?

    Look for a fish food that does not have cereals or grains in because fish never evolved to eat grains and can't digest them. If you have to buy fish food with...
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    Happy new year 2019

    Happy New Year everyone.

    I wish you all the best for the upcoming year and hope you all have a safe, enjoyable and fish happy 2019
    :cheers:
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    Merry christmas 2018

    Just wishing you all a Merry Christmas and a safe, enjoyable festive season. If you don't do Christmas, then Happy Holiday instead. :)
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    The red pic in post #3 is a male Glossolepis...

    The red pic in post #3 is a male Glossolepis incicus.
    In the top right of the same pic is the back half of a bronze/grey fish, that looks like a female G. incisus
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    The red rainbowfish are male Glossolepis incisus...

    The red rainbowfish are male Glossolepis incisus from New Guinea. Female G. incisus are a bronze colour.

    The blue and yellow rainbowfish is a male Melanotaenia boesemani from New Guinea, females...
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    Most shops can order them in but don't because...

    Most shops can order them in but don't because they don't look as good as normal rams and have a bunch of health issues from having their guts & bodies squished up. If your really desperate to have...
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    I'm with Rebel. Ideal for a quarantine or...

    I'm with Rebel.

    Ideal for a quarantine or hospital tank because they don't need light and won't die from medications. Can be cleaned easily, stored dry until next time, used in salt or freshwater,...
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    If the dragonfly larvae are more than 1/2 inch...

    If the dragonfly larvae are more than 1/2 inch long, paradise and gouramis fish won't be able to eat them. Big gouramis might but they will also eat the baby white clouds. Plus if you add gouramis...
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    Dragonfly larvae are known predators of small...

    Dragonfly larvae are known predators of small fish, shrimp and other aquatic organisms. If they are in the pond, you have to physically remove them, which means stripping the pond and washing...
  22. are the males the fish with the blue line on...

    are the males the fish with the blue line on their back?

    do you sell eggs by any chance?
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    Have you contacted your local ANGFA branch? They...

    Have you contacted your local ANGFA branch?
    They will be the ones to try for rainbowfish.
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    Insulated shed are commonly used as fish rooms...

    Insulated shed are commonly used as fish rooms around here. The best way to do it is using 4 inch polystyrene foam on the walls and roof. A concrete slab with rubber matts on the floor. If you want...
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    off topic. how are macs compared to microsofty...

    off topic. how are macs compared to microsofty windows10?

    I hate win 10 coz it does nothing but process every chance it gets. Does Apple Macintosh do the same?
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