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Experience counts when you want a trouble free shade structure.  Sunset Canvas has been designing and installing shade canopies and shade sails at schools, kindergartens, parks and residential homes since 1997.


All permanent shade structures are Engineer designed to ensure the integrity of the footings and structure.  Council approvals can be organised and provided if you require.


Sunset Canvas also manufactures replacement nets for shade canopies, replacement shade sails and replacement skins for umbrellas.   Re-stitching is another option if the shade fabric is in good condition.


Post pad protectors are also available for additional safety in playground areas.


For your own protection, you should only deal with a contractor who has an appropriate BSA licence for installing shade structures.  QBCC Licence details for Sunset Canvas are as follows: 

Licencee: Ranlyn Pty Ltd
Trading Name: Sunset Canvas
Licence No.: 117819
Licence Class: Builder Restricted to Special Structures {Builder Licence} 


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A great design, a great look,  your shade structure will be designed to suit your area and maximise shade throughout the day.  Clever design and fitting methods are the key to your shade structure becoming the shade protection your family or children in your care need.

Shade Sails

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 Sunset Canvas has lead the way in design and fitting methods for shade sails by investing in research and development  in conjunction with Engineers who specialise in the field. 


Shade sails are a versatile shade solution, made to measure and designed by our expert staff to complement most sites. All  options including hi-par and one-post shade sails, one  sail to multi sail configurations and various shapes and sizes are available.


Sunset Canvas is the only firm to use safety links on our shade sails that fail under extreme weather conditions to safeguard buildings and columns from damage.  Back-up cables support the sail to avoid damage until urgent action is taken to release the shade sail prior to re-fitting.


Fabric Details for Shade Sails:

  • High tensile strength, premium commercial-grade knitted shade fabric - Z16 is our recommended option.

OR

  • Waterproof shade fabric is also available - Dri Z is our recommended option.
  • 10 year limited warranty.
  • Wide range of colours.
  • Up to 99% UVR protection and 97% shade.


Shade Sail Details:

  • Fully tensioned during fitting.
  • Reinforced corners and cable outlets.
  • Stainless steel cable perimeter.
  • Double row lock stitched with UV stabilised thread.


Shade Sail Columns/Footings/Components:

  • Galvanised columns can be powder coated to any colour.
  • All stainless steel fittings.
  • Safety links and backup cables.
  • Concrete footings to Engineer Specifications.


Optional Extras for Shade Sails:

  • Powder coated or hot dipped galvanised columns.
  • Council Permits if applicable.

Shade Canopies

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Shade canopies are a low maintenance shade solution with numerous sizes, styles and shapes including hexagonal, square or rectangular with a pyramid or hip roof.  Shade canopies are  used over play equipment, pools, in parks and even as carports.


Shade Canopy Fabric Details:

  • High tensile strength, premium commercial-grade knitted shade fabric - Z16 is our recommended option.

OR

  • Waterproof shade fabric is also available - Dri Z is our recommended option.
  • 10 year limited warranty.
  • Wide range of colours.
  • Up to 99% UVR protection and 97% shade.


Shade Canopy Net Details:

  • Stainless steel cable perimeter.
  • Reinforced cable outlets and corners.
  • Double row lock stitched with UV stabilised thread. 


Shade Canopy Frame/Footing Details:

  • Galvanised frame including columns and roof rafters that can be powder coated to any colour.
  • Structures have reinforcing gusset plates welded to elbows of the rafters for extra strength.
  • Columns are swaged into rafters for better aesthetics as well as eliminating water penetration of the frame.
  • Concrete footings to Engineer's specifications.


Optional Extras for Shade Canopies:

  • Anti-vandal disks can be fitted to shade structures.
  • Powder coated or hot dipped galvanised framework;
  • Council Permits if applicable..

Commercial Permanent Shade Umbrellas

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Commercial Shade Umbrellas are a permanent structure made to withstand wind, rain and weather conditions.  Often used to provide shade in hard to access areas, the commercial umbrellas are hassle free.  A range of sizes are available to suit your site.


Commercial Umbrella Features:

  • Australian Made.
  • Engineered to W41 Wind Rating.


Commercial Umbrella Fabric Details:

Z16 Knitted Shade Fabric

  • High tensile strength.
  • Premium commercial-grade fabric.
  • 10 year limited warranty.
  • Wide range of colours.
  • Up to 99% UVR protection and 97% shade.

OR

Ferrari 502 PVC 

  • Waterproof fabric.
  • 5 Year limited warranty.
  • 99% UV blockout.
  • Fade, mildew, mould and stain resistant.


Commercial Umbrella Frame Details:

  • 350 high tensile steel pipe.
  • Structural galvanised bolts.
  • Hot dipped galvanised or powder coated frame.


Commercial Umbrella Footing Details:

  • Footing to Engineer specifications. 
  • In-ground or base plated to concrete (if suitable).


Commercial Umbrella Optional Extras:

  • Council Permits if applicable.

In-Ground Folding Shade Umbrellas

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Sunset Canvas has a range of domestic or commercial folding shade umbrella solutions.  Side post umbrellas, centre post umbrellas and wall mounted umbrellas are available in a variety of sizes. 


Umbrella Standard Inclusions:

  • Australian made.
  • Various sizes.
  • Docril 100% acrylic outdoor canvas.
  • 98% blockout.
  • Fade, stain and mildew resistant.


Umbrella Optional Add-On:

  • Umbrella Cover:  100% Acrylic Outdoor Canvas cover to protect your umbrella when folded down.


Cantilever Shade Umbrellas:

  • Octagonal & square options.
  • 360 degree rotation.
  • Three hole tilt options.
  • Folds back to post.
  • In-ground or bolt down base.
  • Stainless steel fittings.


Centre Pole Shade Umbrellas:

  • Octagonal & square options.
  • In-ground or bolt down base.
  • Powder coated aluminium in various colours. 
  • Stainless steel fittings.
  • Printing of business name if required.


Patio Wall Mounted Umbrellas:

  • Hexagonal & Square Options.
  • Anodised aluminium frame and wall mount.
  • UV resistant polymide parts.
  • Wind rating 40km/hr.
  • Easily tilted, tipped or turned with the movement of sun.
  • Closes on its arm and is removable.

Fabric Details

Z16 Shade Fabric Brochure with Colour Swatch (pdf)

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Z16 Owner's Manual (Cleaning, Care, Maintenance) (pdf)

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Ferrari 502 Fabric Brochure with Colour Swatch (For Permanent Umbrellas Only) (pdf)

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Dri-Z Brochure with Colour Swatch (pdf)

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DRi- Z Owners Manual (Cleaning, Care, Maintenance) (pdf)

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Docril Fabric with Colour Swatch (For Folding Umbrellas Only) (pdf)

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Sunset Canvas

341 Taylor Street, Wilsonton, Toowoomba, Queensland 4350, Australia

Phone: 07 46331600

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