There are a lot of things in this world that I would call consistent… Tasmanian weather, however, is very far from consistent. In fact I would go as far to say that Tasmanian weather is bipolar. It’s sunny one minute and the next minute it’s pouring down with rain. Lucky for you, here at Rainbow Shade, we have shade sails in Tasmania that combat any weather that mother nature has to throw at you. We specialise in supplying high protection shade sail and shade structure fabrics that significantly reduce UV exposure, heat and glare.



If you are looking for a shade sail to protect you from the sun, our Z16 shade cloth is perfect for you! As one of Australia’s most popular shade cloth fabric brands, Z16 holds an unrivalled reputation for durability, UV-R protection and quality.

eXtreme 32

eXtreme 32 is most commonly used in commercial shade sails in Tasmania. This fabric features exceptional strength, high durability, tear resistance and high longevity. It also offers UVR protection of up to 95.8%.


Our DRiZ is a special variant of Z16 that features a waterproof coating. It holds all the benefits that Z16 with the additional benefit of being waterproof. Yes, waterproof! DRiZ offers up to 100% UVR protection and is very durable making it perfect for the wet weather that Tasmania loves to provide.

Serge Ferrari

Serge Ferrari is suitable for heavy-duty shade sails in Tasmainia. This French based fabric features dimensional stability, flame retardant, waterproof, UV resistant and highly durable. Moreover, Serge Ferrari is exceptionally easy to maintain, making it the shade fabric of choice for many Tasmanian businesses.

No matter what, we have the perfect shade cloth for you and I can say this with great confidence – our fabric can handle whatever weather Tasmania decides to throw at it. So whether you need a shade sail in Hobart, Launceston, Devonport or anywhere in Tasmania, Rainbow Shade is perfect for you!