Contemporary, wide-span alternative to the classic umbrella.

A Star Shade® is an excellent shade alternative for those needing more coverage for their students than a classic umbrella but at an affordable cost compared to larger structures.

Designed on a solid galvanised steel framework with a single centre pole, the Star Shade® will maximise your view and enjoyment while eating, playing, or watching sport with minimal visual interruptions. Covering areas of up to eight square metres, a Star Shade® is the perfect choice for UV protection at schools, workplaces, sports clubs, parks, pools and more. With a wide range of colours, fabrics, and paint finishes to choose from, let our expert team design a custom-made Star Structure to your exact requirements.

Key features

  • Sun protection. Rain protection possible for small projects. Blocks over 95% of harmful UV rays. 

  • Product warranty: 10 years. Structurally engineered with marine grade bolts & framework, heavy-duty fabric, stainless steel wire perimeter & hemmed with PTFE thread for ultimate safety and durability.

  • Lead time: 8 – 12 weeks. From confirmation of contract

  • Council consent not required 49 m2 and under. If larger, we take care of the consent process

  • Cover small to medium sized areas. Using a single shade (up to 8 sqm) or multiple shades.

  • High level of light transmission and airflow. Keeping you cool and comfortable.

  • Wide range of colours, fabrics and finishes. For a shade fully customised to your aesthetic.

  • 100 % turn-key solution. We take care of the design, council consents, manufacture, installation, maintenance and more with our experienced in-house, NZ-based team.

A Star Shade® is perfect for

  • Playgrounds

  • Poolside seating

  • Spectator seating

  • Picnic or eating areas

Friendly staff, good communication, skilled at their job and a brilliant product!

Sally Wilson, Kamo Primary School.