After a grueling three day trek, the H2Go! cruised into the metropolitan city of Perth for a visit to two of the finest aquarium shops on the West coast. Vebas Aquariums is known about town for its large selection, colorful corals and a beautiful center reef display worthy of a major public aquarium. This popular retailer also boasts a full quarantine facility for its fish and imports a great selection of tanks and stands for its customers. Be sure to...
Crossing the famous Roaring Forties of the Nullarbor Plain, the Seachem team pressed forward on its 800km journey today to the town of Norseman. Several unexpected guests were spotted along the Eyre Highway including huge semi trains, a 4x4 expedition team, and some signature Aussie critters. (more…)
As we were traveling from Melbourne to Port Campbell we decided to stop and visit the Port Campbell National Park. We were fortunate enough to see plenty of beautiful sights and were able to take several wonderful pictures as seen below. The park boasts an unbelievable array of protected marine and terrestrial habitat with a landscape best described as "awe inspiring" (more…)
Nestled amidst the rows of Pooraka’s fine businesses sits aquarium specialty shop – Aggies Aquariums. This community icon is undergoing a revival with recent tank upgrades and additions, an extensive Seachem selection, and the oddball fish thrown in for good measure. Father and son team Mark and James guide the ship of this local favorite where patrons often swing by to see shop pet “Murray” the freshwater Murray Cod. This massive fish is about 16 years old and is...
A 700 km road blitz awaited the Seachem H2Go! as our van pressed westward on the journey from Port Campbell to Adelaide. Traversing the countryside and passing across the Grampian Mountains, thousands of Merino sheep, cows and the occasional kangaroo kept us entertained. (more…)
Time for a little Site Seeing in the beautiful capital city, Canberra. In our touring we saw the Australian War Memorial, the Parliament House, and Lake Burley Griffin. Now as we finish up site seeing we will travel on the road from Canberra to Wadonga, VIC. (more…)
Campbelltown Pet and Aquarium Centre greets the Walkabout Tour H2Go! with open arms (and fins) showcasing a 43 year history of quality pet and aquarium care. Owners Helen and Bill share their passion with customers daily offering a clean and friendly atmosphere, expansive product selection, and enthusiastic staff making them a local favorite among customers. Be sure to visit them at http://www.petaquarium.com.au and like them on Facebook @ http://www.Facebook.com/campbelltownpet. (more…)
Seachem’s Walkabout Tour 2014 started off today with a “bonzer” visit to Platinum Dealer – Aquaristic – in the suburb of Beaconsfield, NSW. This aquarium specialty store features high end freshwater and marine exhibitry including planted tanks, african cichlids and a uniquely designed “betta wall”. An incredible selection of Discus also rounds out the offerings. Visit http://www.aquaristic.com. for more details on this A plus dealer. (more…)