Kangaroo Tent City and BBQs

Custom Manufacturing and Canvas Repair

Kangaroo Tent City supplied the Cockatoo Island tents
Kangaroo Tent City and BBQs provided the commercial quality tents, stretchers, sleeping bags, lanterns and chairs that are available for public hire on Cockatoo Island in Sydney Harbour.

Custom products

Since 1949, Kangaroo Tent City and BBQs has been manufacturing canvas tents, awnings, bags, covers and tarpaulins. We also manufacture outdoor products from PVC and polyester materials.

We are experts in designing and manufacturing outdoor shelters. With our extensive knowledge and expertise, our advice is often sought throughout the outdoor industry.

We provide advice and support to:

  • Holiday park owners
  • Zoo experiences providers
  • Glamping companies
  • Scouting and school groups
  • Outback tour companies
  • Remote accommodation providers
  • Horse trek providers
  • Mining exploration companies

We have manufactured a variety of bespoke canvas, PVC or polyester items including marquees, touring tents, musical instrument covers and weatherproof camera covers for TV crews.

We can manufacture shelters or canvas items to your specific requirements. We can also source and develop outdoor products to cater for our clients’ unique needs that are not met in mainstream stores.

Contact us to discuss your custom requirements

Please contact us to discuss your requirements for custom canvas tents, marquees, awnings, machinery covers, equipment covers and all your specialist outdoor requirements. Call us on 02 4733 4111 or email info@kangarootentcity.com.au.

Clients and projects

We have provided products for diverse clients and a range of outdoor projects including:

  • Cockatoo Island, Sydney Harbour Federation Trust - provided commercial quality tents, stretchers, sleeping bags, lanterns and chairs for semi-permanent set up for public hire
  • Taronga Western Plains Zoo – assisted with the design, manufacture and installation of 10 Zoofari Permanent Luxury Tents at Western Plains Zoo Dubbo with a project value of $15m, and provided 80 commercial tents for permanent set up as the Billabong Camp at Western Plains Zoo Dubbo for school student educational camps
  • Taronga Zoo – provided 20 commercial tents for Roar and Snore program for overnight school camps
  • Scouts Australia – provided tents and gazebos for National Scout Jamboree
  • Surfing Safari Tournament – provided tents and kayaks for event in Madang, PNG
  • Ninja Warriors – provided 150 tents and 350 stretchers for Ninja Warriors film crew and audience to stay overnight on Cockatoo Island during two weeks of filming
  • Trek Larapinta – preferred supplier of equipment Larapinta Trail touring company for accommodation in the Northern Territory and Flinders Rangers in South Australia
  • El Questro -– supplier of Diamantina canvas tents for remote tent accommodation at El Questro Station in the Northern Territory.

The ‘Zoofari’ tents at Taronga Western Plains Zoo were custom-made by Kangaroo Tent City and BBQs. The tent sites offer 5-star luxury with studio-style open plan bedrooms with en suite, air-conditioning and enclosed decks providing expansive views of the animals.

 

Construction of the Zoofari tents at Taronga Western Plains Zoo, Dubbo

Canvas Repair

Kangaroo Tent City and BBQs provides an in-house canvas repair service. Please contact us to discuss your repair requirements for canvas tents, marquees and awnings. Call us on 02 4733 4111 or email info@kangarootentcity.com.au.