The Best of 2014

February 14, 2015

Here is a collection of some of the best projects we installed for our education customers in 2014. Call us today on 0800 786 742 or visit if you think one of these is ideal for your school, preschool, kindergarten... Read more

Great news for coffee drinkers – free coffee

February 5, 2015

We all know skin cancer is one of the leading causes of death in the world and that New Zealanders have a higher risk of contracting it thanks to the hole in the Ozone layer. But as one of New Zealand’s leading shade protection companies, we’re... Read more

NASA: “2015 could be hottest summer on record”

February 5, 2015

Wow! What a Summer it’s been so far! We’ve been rushed off our feet keeping up with the demand of smart preschools, schools and residents installing our products to protect themselves from the sun and heat. Not that we’re complaining –... Read more

Gone to the dogs

February 5, 2015

December’s Auckland winner of our Shade 7 umbrella competition went to the lovely puppies from the Foundation for the Blind guide dog training centre. 0800 Sunshade is proud to protect these very important pooches in society with stunning... Read more

Still got the back to work Blues?

February 4, 2015

We know how you feel.  Click here, press play and we’ll cheer you up. Wishing you a fun-filled first terms and a successful school year. From the team at 0800 Sunshade... Read more

Order and win a Shade7 Umbrella*

November 3, 2014

Summer is only a few short weeks away.  Are you prepared to protect your charges? We’ll help! Place an order for any 0800 Sunshade product by November 30, 2014 and you will go into the draw to win one of four Shade7 Umbrellas worth... Read more

Playground Shade Protection

October 23, 2014

When Piopio Playcentre approached 0800 Sunshade’s Waikato Licensee, Don Buchanan, their brief was simple: To provide cost-effective shade protection for the playground. Piopio Playcentre left it up to Don to design the shade and recommend... Read more

We’re Winners… Again!

June 24, 2014

For the third year in a row 0800 Sunshade’s Licensees have taken out prestigious accolades at the Outdoor Fabric Products Association of New Zealand (OFPANZ) industry awards. 0800 Sunshade’s Hawke’s Bay, Mark Hannan won the best Commercial... Read more

In hospitality? We’ll improve your bottom line

June 24, 2014

By making your place the place to be this winter! At 0800 Sunshade we make it our business to understand yours.  We know hospitality can be a tough, but rewarding, business.   Here’s how we can help! 0800 Sunshade custom-designs... Read more

Canvasland WOWs Judges

May 25, 2014

         Our lower north Island Licensee, Canvasland Limited, took out the award for best innovation at the Outdoor Fabric Products Association of NZ (OFPANZ) industry awards this past weekend. This amazing 7 metre high by 12 metre wide unit... Read more