0800 Sunshade Limited announces new Auckland licensee

July 1, 2015

Auckland based Plum Maintenance Ltd (PML) is committed to providing quality, reliability and service to the residential, commercial and educational construction marketplace. So when they learned of the 0800 Sunshade Auckland licence becoming... Read more

Schedule Your Winter Check up

June 25, 2015

Have you had your Shade Sail checked this winter? Often environmental elements such as birds, wind and rain will cause slight damage to the shade sails, especially older sails. Regular inspections, preventative maintenance and taking down the... Read more

Shade for the Napier City BMX Pump Track

June 17, 2015

In October 2014, the Napier City Council approved the construction of a bike pump track, the first of it’s kind in New Zealand. 0800 Sunshade was asked to design shade sails that would protect the BMX spectators and riders from the heat of... Read more

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