Product Info

Retractable shade has never been easier! The Shaderunner® gives you the power to turn down the heat and enjoy your outside area all-year round.

When it’s hot outside, the Shaderunner® is extended to create fantastic sun protection. Then on cooler days the Shaderunner® can easily fold away to promote warmth and natural sunlight. 

This incredible flexibility makes the Shaderunner® the perfect shade for a wide range of applications.

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  Stylish Design

The aesthetic design of the Shaderunner® compliments all architectural styles, from contemporary suburban homes to traditional country residents.




  Retractable in Seconds

The Shaderunner® has a simple design, using Ronstan marine grade pulleys it concertinas in and out on a series of stainless steel wires. Using a simple control cord attached to the front of the canopy, the shade is pulled in or out, and tied off around a horn cleat.


Engineered to Last

   Unique design

The canopy is made from robust fabric panels, sewn together with CHS aluminium cross-tubes for support.

   Smooth roller action

Roller bearing pulleys and marine stainless steel wires provide smooth operation.

   Durable and dependable

Designed with longevity in mind, the Shaderunner® provides many years of trouble-free use.



Manual or Motorised

The Shaderunner® has multiple operation options including manual (hand operated using a rope) or motorised (using wireless remote).






Plenty of Fabric Choices


Vistaweave 95 Sun Protection Mesh

The chosen fabric for the Shaderunner® is Vistaweave Sun Protection Mesh.

Vistaweave 95 is a versatile woven mesh designed for blinds, awnings and general outdoor applications, including marine applications. The unique weave combines a functional solution for solar protection with a stylish textured appearance. Designed for Australian conditions, Vistaweave was the first mesh on the local market and has been sold in Australia for over 40 years.


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Outlook Polyester Mesh

Another fabric option for the Shaderunner® is Outlook Polyester Mesh.

This fabric is similar to shadecloth, with up to 95% UV protection. Chosen for its strength and durability, this mesh fabric is still quite aesthetically pleasing, both to the eye and to touch. This makes it perfect for residential applications, where the look and feel of your shade is important. But don't let its subtle exterior fool you, this fabric is built tough with a high tear resistance, and impeedance to fading and mold build up. This makes it perfect for commercial settings also.


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Waterproof Fabrics

If you are after full rain protection, as well as sun protection, then a Waterproof PVC fabric is a great option. In fact by using our chosen PVC fabric, you can create an affordable retractable fabric roof, with the Shaderunner®.

The other fabric available. It is somewhat water resistant and is great for internal applications also.

Note: There is a greater range of fabrics to choose from, please contact us for more information



Flexible Fixing Options


Fix to a wide array of existing or new structures - posts, walls, fascias, frames, and many others.












Width 6.5m maximum and 2.0m minimum for motorised
Extension Up to 14.0m as a single system (standard) (larger extensions subject to structural design)
Fabric Drop 250-500mm typical stowed fabric depth (custom designed to suit site conditions)
Running Wires 2 x Stainless Steel Wires as standard (additional wires where required)
Operation Manual operation as standard with endless cord system & cleat
  Motorised option with remote controller*
Motor Type Somfy RTS motor in powdercoated slimline headbox
Sensors Optional Somfy wind, sun or rain sensors 
Wind Resistance 25 knots (or to suit engineer design of support structure) 

*Conditions apply


Contact the Shaderunner® Team Today!


Maximize the usage of your outside space and add value to your home or business, install a Shaderunner® Retractable Sail today.

Please call  1800 495 645

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