The Aquarium Vet

The Aquarium Vet provides on-site visits as well as telephone, email and virtual support to public aquariums, ornamental fish importers, zebrafish facilities, aquarium retailers and universities throughout Australia, New Zealand and Asia. Dr Rob Jones, with 20-plus years of experience in the aquarium industry, and his two associates Dr Brett De Poister and Dr Luke Ross are the only veterinary practice in Australia dedicated to aquariums.

Services Available

The Aquarium Vet provides the following services:

The Aquarium Vet clients include:

  • SEA LIFE Melbourne Aquarium
  • Sydney SEA LIFE Aquarium
  • Kelly Tarlton’s SEA LIFE Aquarium (Auckland)
  • Under Water World SEA LIFE Mooloolaba
  • Aquarium of Western Australia (AQWA)
  • Aquarium Industries
  • Monash University Australian Regenerative Medicine Institute
  • WILD LIFE Sydney Zoo
  • Panaquatic Health Solutions


The Aquarium Vet frequently receives requests to assist with home aquarium fish. For logistical reasons, a home visit is usually not possible. To assist, an E-consultation is now available with The Aquarium Vet. The eConsult is available via our Aquarium School website. Please CLICK HERE for more details.