QBCC licence no 1203267


Extend the functional areas of any school space whilst offering excellent weather protection for students and staff!

Instaco offer full end-to-end service from design right through to final installation and site clean up.

Provide all year round protection from harsh UV rays and keep your students cooler during the hot Queensland Summer.

Our experienced team are familiar with the school environment and can advise on the most suitable and safe structure for your playground areas. From shade-only materials to fully waterproof membranes and hardcovers. Instaco will come on site, measure up and provide your school with a full quotation of all materials, labour and timing. We also can offer examples and references from many other schools about the quality of our workmanship.

For your peace of mind, all our strutures are fully engineered.


  • Recreation Areas
  • School Playgrounds
  • Sporting Fields
  • Covered eating areas
  • Waterproof Playgrounds
  • High Schools
  • Primary Schools
  • Universities
  • Prep Schools
  • Kindergartens
  • Day Care Centres

Certification & Engineering

Instaco provide full certification for every shade structure we design and install. Our experienced engineers are available to design your structure from the foundations up, to ensure it is strong, secure and fit-for-purpose.



Instaco offer full on-site measure, quote and installation for every Shade Structure. Our professional tradespeople can offer advice on everything from site preparation, council regulations and engineering standards for the safest and longest lasting shade structure available.




Weight - 330gsm
Width - 300cm lay flat
Length - 32m and 50m. Customer lengths upon request
FRASI530.2 - Flammability 1, Spread 0, Heat 1
FRASI530.3 - Ignitability 13, Spread 7, Heat 2, Smoke 5
Burst AS2001.2.4 - Mean 3000K PA
Strip Tensile ASTM D 4595 - Warp 18kN/m, Weft 26kN/m
Tear Strength ASTM D 4595 - Warp 200N, Weft 196N
Elongation at Break AS 2001.2.3.1 - Warp 67%, Weft 57%
Breaking Force AS 2001.2.3.2 Warp 979N, Weft 1228N
UVR/UPF/Shade Cover - AS 4174
UV Warranty - 10 years, conditions apply
Stentered - Yes, steam stentered in a flat position for superior lay flat fabric as opposed to hot rollers



Round and square post profiles are popular and commonly available. Instaco can advise a design style and profile to suits all requirements. Posts are available in plain Galvanised Steel, Stainless Steel and Powder Coated Steel.



Every Instaco Shade Structure comes with a minimum 6 Years Builders Warranty and our fabrics come with up to 15 years Warranty (conditions apply).


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If you would prefer to speak to us over the phone, call Instaco on 07 3277 7749.