Latest News

Is your Sunshade Delivering on its Promise?

Yes, believe it or not…Tomorrow marks the first day of SPRING! And with it comes the intensifying of the sun’s rays and the need for us to start protecting ourselves and... Read More

Extra Large Pole Pad Giveaway

What would you do with this cover? We have an extra large zipped pole pad to give away. Is there somewhere on the playground your kids are getting hurt that isn’t... Read More

Feature Project

Napier BMX Pump Track

The Napier City Council asked 0800 Sunshade to design the shade sails to protect the spectators at the new BMX Pump Track.  Various designs were discussed before agreeing to this one. 


According to the NZ Cancer Society, skin cancer is the most common cancer in New Zealand, with New Zealanders at high risk of developing a skin cancer during their lifetime. Our skin cancer rates are among the highest in the world. Melanoma incidence rates in Australia and New Zealand are around four times as high as those found in Canada, the USA and the United Kingdom. Help your local cancer society - Order a shade structure, sunshade or awning before the end of the month and we will donate $100 to your local Cancer Society. #DaffodilDay #Sunprotection #shade ... See MoreSee Less

View on Facebook

Have you gotten yours today? #daffodilday ... See MoreSee Less

View on Facebook

0800 Sunshade added 2 new photos.

Kowhai Special School also had the shade fabric cleaned on a smaller shade structure over their sandpit. It was cleaned on-site, then removed, restitched and reinstalled. This is all part of our service and maintenance programme.

To get 12 months free Maintenance, purchase a sunshade this winter.

... See MoreSee Less

View on Facebook

Even while travelling around Rio de Janeiro, our Waikato licencee, Don Buchanan was thinking about shade. He sent us a picture of these beauties and said they were everywhere. #rio2016 #sunshades #shadestructures ... See MoreSee Less

View on Facebook

0800 Sunshade shared Napier City Council's photo.

Napier residents - have a read through this document and tell Napier City Council what you think. Having a shade policy is an important step to providing Hawkes Bay citizens with adequate protection from UV exposure.We look forward to seeing the response from this and hope that other cities across the country follow suit" #needmoreshade #sunprotection
... See MoreSee Less

Napier gets plenty of sunshine hours each year, and at Council we want to do our bit to make sure we provide enough shade opportunities around the city for those wanting or needing to stay out of the sun. We’re taking feedback on our Draft Shade Policy until 19 September, so click on this link, have a read, and tell us what you think:

View on Facebook