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Another Japanese Goldfish variety, Wakin Hoe Kim have a slender body like a Comet, but coupled with a small double tail. Wakin Hoe Kim often develop very intense colouring, their active nature makes them ideal for garden ponds. In Coburg Aquarium, we stock a variety Live Goldfish and Aquarium Products, your goods will be delivered safely to your door.


Features of Hoe Kim Goldfish:

  • The Hoe Kim Goldfish can be in a range of patterns and colors
  • Long, slender body shape, and double caudal fin
  • Incredibly skilled swimmers


The Best Aquarium Size for Hoe Kim:

These fish do best in a pond, but if you go with the aquarium, the minimum tank size for them is 100L.  Keep in mind that tank size can vary greatly depending on how big or small the goldfish is and how many you plan to stock in the tank. The bigger tank is better for the health of your fish.

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Tank Mate Compatibility:

Wakin Hoe Kim goldfish are sociable, peaceful fish that appreciate the company of their own kind. Avoid the slow swiming glodfish and aggressive fish. Great tank mates include:

 Coburg Aquarium, specialised in different species of live fish.


Hoe Kim Feeding :

Packed food like Nutrafin Max Goldfish Sinking Pellets, Vitalis Goldfish Pellets, Fluval Bug Bites Goldfish  can give the variety omnivorous fish need. Live insects that sink to the bottom are also good, as are live or frozen goldfish food,  brine shrimp and Daphnia, or common water fleas. In Coburg Aquarium online, we stock a variety high quality godfish food for your choice.

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Tank Setup:

Aquarium Filtration

Glodfish produce a lot of waste. A strong filtration system is absolutely necessary. For tanks, a suitable hang-on back or canister filter will do ( We recommend the Fluval Filters, Oase FiltersEheim Filters and Aqua One Filters ). Make sure the filter matches your tank size.

Plants for Hoe KIm

Plants are beneficial in helping to maintain good water quality and adding enrichment to a fish’s diet. Interested in Live Plants for your aquariums? Click here to see more Fish Live Plant 

Decorations for Hoe Kim Goldfish

Ideal Ornaments for your tank:

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Lighting is important for the healthy of your Live Plants. Tank-kept fish will also appreciate a clear night and daylight cycle that tells them when to sleep, become active and feed. 


Sand is the recommended substrate for Goldfish.

A variety of Substrates are available at Coburg Aquarium. 

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Aquarium Set-up Service:

Our design team enables us to create the tank you desire, install your tank where you wish to and provide a maintenance service to ensure everything runs smoothly. We can create almost any aquarium from the small home aquarium to large commercial aquariums for offices, hotels or restaurants. Coburg Aquarium, Australia's leading aquarium shop.

Please contact us if you need any custom tank services.