Australian Shade News 2020

Welcome to Australian Shade News 2020 Shade sails have been a huge part of Australian life for a long time. Practical and simple, the shade sail continues to be one of the best ways to create shade and reclaim outdoor spaces across the country. Australian Shade News is here to keep you up-to-date with the […]

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Council Permissions

Do I need council permission to build a shade sail? If you’re planning on getting a shade sail, it is important to consider the council approval and planning permissions you’ll need. Your local council will have rules surrounding development approvals in your area. Whether you need approval and what kind you need is dependent on […]

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Sand Pit Covers Available Now

Newcastle Shade Sails is bringing the extensive experience of our Shade Network to sandpit covers, to provide you with durable and reliable custom sandpit covers for the best care and protection for your outside areas. Our Custom Sand Pit Covers are reliable, safe, and durable. They are custom-made to ensure you receive a sandpit cover […]

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Australian Shade News 2019

Welcome to Australian Shade News 2019 Shade sails are an ever-growing part of Australian life. Practical and still beautiful, shade sails are enhancing outdoor spaces across the country. Australian Shade News is here to keep you up-to-date with everything shade sail. Whether you’re planning to invest in a shade sail, or you already have one, […]

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Choosing Your Shade Fabric

Choosing Your Shade Fabric There are so many different shade fabrics out there, all with different features and properties. How do you go about choosing a shade fabric and how do you know which one is right for you? Every project is different, so it’s always best to seek professional advice for your situation. Here […]

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Wholesale Shade Fabric Available Now

Newcastle Shade Sails offer a wide variety of shade and waterproof fabrics. Whatever the job, we have high-quality, unique fabric options to suit your needs. Our partner Commercial Shade Sails now offers wholesale shade fabric. So it’s easy for you to get commercial-grade shade fabric for your DIY project. Architectural Shade Fabric Architectural shade cloth […]

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New Standards for Shade Fabric

What you need to know about the new Australian Standards for shade sail fabric When you want to make the most of the great outdoors, a shade sail can be just the thing to help protect you from the Australian sun and its relentless UV rays. But not all shade fabrics are the same, and […]

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School Shade Sail Regulations

What’s New: School Shade Sails In Australia, we are invested in understanding the dangers of UV radiation and learning how we can best protect ourselves and our children. Local, state, and federal governments have a range of shade regulations and recommendations to ensure that schools, early learning centres, and other childcare facilities are doing their […]

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Insurance & Your Shade Sail

Will my shade sail be covered by my insurance? It’s a question we get asked a lot, so here’s our guide for understanding insurance and your shade sail. We know that deciphering your insurance policy can be difficult at the best of times and we’re here to help, but every insurance policy is different. It’s […]

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DualShade 350 is here

New twin colour shade sails now available in Newcastle with DualShade 350 Gale Pacific has recently launched their revolutionary new range of shade fabric, the DualShade 350. Thanks to Gale Pacific’s new patent-pending knit pattern, this fabric has a single colour on one side and a complementary colour on the other. This commercial-grade shade sail […]

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