Prac Aqua Balcony MAXIMUS Aquaponics Kit

Prac Aqua
Maximus Kit
THE BALCONY MAXIMUS IS BACK! The largest in our Balcony range of home food production kits. This Balcony MAXIMUS kit is for serious home food production in a minimum of available space. It is a truly versatile and compact system. PRE ORDER 4 weeks. . . . read more

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$5865.00 (AUD)


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NB:-  Pre Order PRE ORDER 4-6 weeks - WE have just started component production.

1. It is Solar ready.   The Balcony MAXIMUS Aquaponics kit has the lowest power consumption yet available, making it possible to run on a minimum stand-alone Solar power system kit.  It is an ideal system for someone who has installed Solar Power in their home and wants an Aquaponics system that has the very minimum power consumption.

2. It is a single pump system.   This system design greatly simplifies the operation of the kit, thereby building in much more reliability. 

3. The need for Timers and Float Switches has been eliminated from the Balcony MAXIMUS Aquaponics kit.

4. This Balcony MAXIMUS kit is for serious home food production in a minimum of available space.  It is a truly versatile and compact system.

5. This Balcony MAXIMUS kit comes with 2 x 585 litre grow beds, one 200 litres grow bed and a 925-litre fish tank.

6. This Balcony MAXIMUS kit can fit on an area of 5 M x 2.0 M.  This allows for comfortable working space around the grow beds and fish tank..

7. This Balcony MAXIMUS Aquaponics kit will give the best results if it is housed in a rain-proof greenhouse.
Best vegetable growth is achieved when the grow beds have "Full Sunlight" under the protection of clear greenhouse plastic film.

8. The tanks and grow beds in this kit are manufactured by us here in SE Queensland from marine-grade fibreglass. 

9. Marine-grade fibreglass has a life span of 30 plus years.  

10. Marine-grade fibreglass is inert once cured and is food safe and very strong.  

11. When properly installed on a good base is able to support the weight of the gravel and water in the grow beds.

12. We provide complete installation instructions.

13. The fish tank comes with a "Child-safe" Kiddie Cover durable, beautiful exterior hardwood timbers.

14. You will be investing in a kit that is proven, manufactured from quality components, and with proper care,
will keep producing organic vegetables and protein for decades to come.

What is included in the kit?

Component List


925 Litre Fish Tank - fibreglass construction - includes "Child-safe" Kiddie Cover in durable, beautiful exterior hardwood timbers.


585 Litre Grow Beds - fibreglass construction


200 Litre Grow Bed


Pump.  Low watt power consumption.


Snap-on - snap-off pipe fittings together with non-kink marine grade pipe.


Auto Siphon kits for each grow bed.


12-volt emergency backup kit - Fail switch,  pump, hose & fittings


25mm PVC high-pressure pipe kit with joiners, bends and adhesive.


CANNA clay pebbles grow bed media x 45 ltr bags


40mm PVC pipe kit with joiners, bends and adhesive.


Starter nutrient kit.


Fish feed pellets kit.


Aerator 240 volts with 4 outlets, hose and air stones.


Freshwater Test Kit.


Assembly Instructions.



You will be investing in a kit that is proven and with proper care,
will keep producing for decades to come.


This kit is tested and is running at our premises for  more than10 years producing beautiful organic fish 
and vegetables. 


Above:- This kit has been running for more than 10 years at Noosa in Qd.

Above:- This shows a Balcony Maximus being assembled before packing for delivery.
See this blog post from 2009 about this Balcony Maximus Aquaponics.


Above:- A fully assembled Balcony Maximus Aquaponics kit with clay pebbles installed.

 Above:- A beautiful Balcony Maximus in full production.

MADE TO ORDER. Please contact us for details and shipping quote.


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