Cutting-edge solutions for shade and weather protection for residential, commercial, and tourism properties in Cairns and North Queensland, featuring shade sails and structures that are both innovative and waterproof.


Shade Sails | Shade Structures | Shading Solutions | Waterproof | Custom Gates | Privacy Screens


Shade Structures NQ is a Port Douglas-based company that specialises in providing top-of-the-line shade sails and waterproof shade sails for clients in Cairns and the Far North Queensland region. Utilising the latest design technology, we create durable and visually pleasing structures to enhance your outdoor spaces.

At Shade Structures NQ, we service a wide range of locations including Cairns, the Northern Beaches, Palm Cove, Mossman, and Mareeba, to name a few. We specialise in both residential and commercial projects, and strive to provide our clients with innovative and versatile options that not only make their spaces functional but also visually appealing.

Our ability to secure repeat business from satisfied clients is a testament to our ability to build long-lasting partnerships. Additionally, our in-house metal fabrication business enables us to offer even more creative and unique solutions while streamlining the entire process.


Don't hesitate to reach out to us today! We'll come to you, attentively listen to your ideas and provide a complimentary quote that fits your budget, project, and vision. Let's turn your dreams into reality!

10-Year Material Warranty & 2-Year Craftsmanship Guarantee

We believe in the quality and durability of our products, and we want you to feel confident in your purchase.


Premium quality shade sails with exceptional durability and performance. Finest materials, designed to withstand elements. Balanced tension for added stability, low-maintenance.

Free Quote

We offer free quotes to give you a clear understanding of the costs associated with our services. Get in touch with us today to receive a hassle-free, obligation-free quote.

Customised Service

Our shade sails are customised to meet your individual requirements through a collaborative process. We guarantee a personalised experience for each customer.

Pool Sails

Provide a safe and stylish outdoor space for loved ones and visitors to relish in. Our sun protection solutions not only decrease harmful UV rays but also enhance the aesthetic of any entertaining area. No matter the size of your pool or spa, our team has the perfect option for you. Choose from a range of waterproof and shading materials and various colors to suit your preferences.

Sail Structures
Sail Structures

Maximise the potential of any outdoor space with a custom-designed shade structure. Utilising advanced fabrication methods in aluminium, steel, and stainless steel, and a wide selection of coatings and finishes, the possibilities are endless. Whether you prefer waterproof or shading materials and various colours, we have the perfect solution for you.

Patios & Alfresco
Patios and Alfresco

Transform your patio into a beautiful and functional space with a custom-made structure. Our expert team utilises state-of-the-art fabrication techniques in aluminium, steel, and stainless steel, and offers a wide range of coatings and finishes to bring your vision to reality. From functional to ornamental, we have a variety of colours to choose from to match your style.

Sailports and Carports

Shield your prized possession from the sun or harsh tropical conditions with one of our shade sails or custom-designed hard structures.

Commercial Shade Structures

We provide a range of shade and weatherproof options for: Municipal parks and recreational spaces, public swimming pools, parking lots, restaurants and cafes, schools and daycare centers, tourist destinations and retail spaces.

Hard Structures
Hard Structures

Shade Structures NQ partners with RAM Metalworks in Port Douglas, allowing us to offer in-house metal fabrication services and tackle any project. We can provide and install kit sheds of any size and also engineer, manufacture, and construct hot-rolled structures. Contact us to schedule a free consultation and quote.

Custom Gates | Bracketry | Privacy Screens
Custom Gates & Privacy Screens

In collaboration with RAM Metalworks, we offer a complete design and fabrication service for custom-made aluminum gates, privacy screens, and bracketry. Add the perfect finishing touch to your home improvement project!