Australian Made

Custom Branding
High Quality, Strength and Durability
Commercial and Domestic
Wholesale and Retail



Cafe Umbrella, Alfresco Umbrella,
Square Pole Umbrella and more.
Custom branding available.


Over nine styles of cafe barriers (also known as wind barriers) to choose from.
Custom sizes available.



“The World’s Strongest Umbrella”
A premium outdoor umbrella ideal for resorts and councils.

Australian owned,
Australian made

For over 40 years Awnet has been Australia’s leading manufacturer of Market Umbrella’s and Cafe Barrier’s. Established in 1980, Awnet is a Family Owned and Operated business located in Melbourne, employing Australians and supporting local Australian communities and industries.

Our Cafe Barriers , Market Umbrellas and related Accessories are Australian designed and engineered. Awnet is also the designer and manufacturer of AUSBRELLA: The World’s Strongest Umbrella.

Premium Quality
& Safety

Awnet products are engineer certified and deliver maximum safety. Awnet utilise high quality materials to create durable, long lasting products. During the manufacturing process Awnet prioritises safety above all else, guaranteeing that your duty of care is being met.

Awnet Market Umbrellas exceed Australian Local Council compliance standards, delivering a safe environment for your customers, staff and the public.

Awnet stand  behind the quality, safety and reliability of each and every one of our products, offering a minimum 3-year warranty on all Awnet products.

Exceeds Australian Standards 1170, 1720, 3600, 4100 Icon3 year warranty icon

Sustainable Commercial
Umbrellas & Barriers

We manufacture our Market Umbrellas, Cafe Barriers and related products using high quality and durable materials, which have a long lifespan, eliminating the need for replacements every 12 months. Our products are repairable and come with a minimum 3-year warranty, minimising waste and saving you money!

At Awnet we actively reduce our environmental footprint by sourcing, manufacturing and managing logistics in an Eco friendly manner. We prioritise sustainability by using recyclable materials such as high quality steel and aluminium and adopting environmentally friendly production processes to minimise our impact on the planet.

Natural Canvas Market Umbrellas Sky View

Complete In-House Integrated System

‘From Concept to Customer’. Awnet consists of a graphics & industrial design team, textiles department, metal workshop, screen printing/heat fusion/digital art department, assembly and logistics all under one roof.

Our factory gives us complete control of the beginning to end process to ensure delivery of high quality wind barriers and market umbrellas, with an excellent service.

Go to the ‘ABOUT’ or ‘FAQ’ pages for more information.


European Acrylic Canvas

Awnet have an extensive network of suppliers, carefully selected to provide the highest quality European-sourced solution dyed acrylic canvas. Our commitment to excellence means that we only source materials that meet our stringent standards for durability, color vibrancy, and performance. We ensure a consistent supply of premium canvas, allowing us to create products that exceed expectations and stand the test of time.

    • High UV resistance
    • 5 year guarantee on fading
    • Tear resistant
    • Rot proof
    • Anti microbial
    • Lead free
    • Recyclable


    Acrylic Canvas Colour Range

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    Verne Krastins
    Projects Advisor City of Greater Dandenong

    After a yearlong program of outdoor dining builds across the City of Greater Dandenong, my appreciation goes to Awnet and staff for your excellent customer service, attention to detail, flexibility and collaborative approach to working with Council and our hospitality business community. Great people, great products and a great result!”

      Crack-a-Jack Studios
      Crack-a-Jack Studios
      What a fantastic Company & Team. So helpful, the service was amazing! They had the classic black & white canvas I was after and my job turned out beautifully thanks to them. Great to see a local company doing it all in house in Australia with 100% quality. Highest recommendation.
      James Croft
      James Croft
      I purchased an Awnet umbrella after many failed cheaper models and this is vastly superior! Very well made and rock solid. I love that it is Australian made. The service and delivery were great, and the installation was very easy. Well worth it! It will save you in the long run.
      Nithun Britto
      Nithun Britto
      Aussie owned and Aussie made... loved meeting the team and working with them to find my ideal solution. They said it would be done in 4 weeks but finished it in 2 and it was a pleasant experience all the way through.
      Umbrellas that actually last!
      Andy Liu
      Andy Liu
      Eric Lee
      Eric Lee
      Thanks for all the help with the umbrellas and cafe barriers A last minute saviour!! Thanks to the team at Awnet - keep up the great work.