Shade Systems: New Zealand’s Shade, Shelter and Fabric Structure Specialists
At Shade Systems, we allow our customers to better utilize their outside spaces, come rain or shine.
We love the outdoors, given the chance, you’ll find us enjoying fresh air at home, work, school and play. Therefore, we know you need shade or shelter for protection from the harsh summer sun or long wet winters.
A family owned company, with over 150 years combined experience in industrial fabrics and steel structures, our aim is simple; Create healthy spaces to protect and improve the well-being of current and future generations whatever the weather. We do this by providing them with shade and shelter structures that also enhance the appearance of their outdoor spaces.
Designed to protect everyone from the elements, our fabric structure systems provide plenty of headroom and minimal framework, thereby allowing a sense of openness undercover.
In addition, we offer design, manufacturing, installation and servicing. Complete project management by our dedicated team. All this includes a huge range of innovative products, custom-made to suit council requirements.
If you need cover, give us a call on 0800 166 722, or Contact Us online.
Have you got courts that need covering? Take a look at some of the recent COLA (Covered Outdoor Learning Area) projects Shade Systems designed, fabricated and installed…
Pt Chevalier School
March 1, 2017
The shape of the future
Pt Chevalier School in Auckland is home to over 700 students. As the school roll has increased significantly in the past decade, the site has required some clever planning to solve space issues. Shade Systems were able to help, and with the construction of the COLA (Covered Outdoor Learning Area), many of schools aims have come true.
Pt Chevalier School
March 1, 2017
The shape of the future Pt Chevalier School in Auckland is home to over 700 students. As the school roll has […]
New Lynn Bowling Club
January 24, 2017
Shade Systems have recently completed New Zealand’s first covered outdoor bowling green, located in New Lynn Auckland. New Lynn Bowls Club […]
Rainbows End Theme Park – AA Drivers Town canopy
January 11, 2017
A town with a roof The latest addition to Rainbows End Theme Park is AA Drivers Town, it opened on […]
"The construction of the structure went very well and the Shade Systems team have been great to work with from concept through to completion”
Chris Deere, Chief Executive - Rainbow’s End Theme Park Ltd
"Both jobs were fully managed by the Shades System team from design, consenting to installation and lighting ... Everything about the finished structures was beyond our expectations and every aspect from safety, functionality and look were expertly addressed."
Chris Grace, Owner - Te Rapa New World
“Putting in NZ’s first and only crochet net by Japanese Artist Toshiko Horiuchi Macadam meant we were faced with a challenge on how to create an attractive and efficient shade system. Shade Systems ideas and flexibility, were just what we needed to make this an outstanding feature in our Urban landscape”
David Sutherland, Owner - Whoa! Studios
"Their design options show an ability to make the most of the requirements we have, and the workmanship we have always found to be of a high standard,and quality. Best of all, their endeavours to respond to the customer's needs are very evident."
David Wallis, Principal - Manurewa West School
Shade Systems… cover for generations
Shade Systems is New Zealand’s largest and most innovative supplier of custom-made commercial shade and weather protection structures. Operating from a purpose-built manufacturing plant, we offer our clients an end-to-end service, from design and manufacture, through to installation and servicing.
Our aim is simple; to protect the well-being of current and future generations by providing our customers with long lasting, great looking shade and shelter structures. We aim to help protect our customers whatever the weather – both now and in the future, while enhancing and improving the appearance of their outdoor spaces.
Shade Equals Safer Spaces
It is well-known that high numbers of New Zealanders suffer from Melanoma because of harmful UV rays from the sun. Our shade structures offer protection from these rays, keeping New Zealanders more sun safe.
Looking ahead, our vision is to help improve and enhance the health and quality of our customers’ lives. We aim to do this by creating shade systems that our clients can use for generations and also through supporting Melanoma New Zealand, an organisation who research and develop ways to cure UV related skin cancers.
Do you have an area requiring shade? We have the solution! Check out our Shade Structures range below.