Abacus Shade Structures is an award winning designer, fabricator and installer of quality tensioned shade structures, shade sails and membrane structures. Sydney based, Abacus uses waterproof PVC, acrylic coated, teflon coated and shade cloth fabrics. Shade structure and shade sail clients include schools, pre-schools, builders, clubs, government, resorts, motor vehicle industry, shopping centres - all commercial, industrial and domestic use.       

A multi award winning company with over 30 years experience designing, manufacturing and installing quality shade products.

Our shade sails, waterproof sails and structures are engineered to last. Designs of shade sails are eye catching unique stunning or simply functional.  A shade structure may consist of a single simple sail,  a complex tensile structure, many sails in a pattern. Shade structure designs are imaginative - why not a shell, a wave, a butterfly - all possible.  Imagination and shade sails are very compatible.  Shade sails epitomise modern style with clean lines and crisp fabrics. Modern processing techniques and fabrics offer great design opportunities.

Shade structures and shade sails have practical roles - to protect young skin from sun, provide outdoor comfort to club patrons or to cover machinery. Uses for shade structures are endless.    

Abacus Shade Structures manufactures shade sails, shade awnings, sun screens, privacy screens, custom tarpaulins, builders tarps and equipment covers. Look at the possibilities! Designs and uses are unlimited. Our businss thrives on creativity, innovation and testing boundaries. No two projects are the same. Turn your ideas into reality.

We hope you enjoy browsing our site as every project on this site has been designed, manufactured and installed by Abacus Shade Structures.


This is a collection of award winning shade structures over the last ten years.

2019 Ryde Outdoor Youth Space

2018 Knox Grammar College

2017 JCE Cars

2016 Bob Jones residence

2015 Castle Hill

2015 B Marlin Residence

2014 Alouette Child Care

2013 Freshwater

2012 Rockdale

2012 Gung's Place

2011 Punmu

2010 Merrylands RSL

2009 Romeo

2007 Gosford RSL

2006 Mollymook Golf Club

2006 Albury

2006 Albury Awning
Read more about our Awards
  • Abacus Shade Structures
  • Level 14, Lumley House,
  • 309 Kent Street,
  • Sydney NSW 2000
  • Australia: 02 9831 1218
  • Int: 61 2 9831 1218
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