Retractable Pergola Systems

Shade for All Seasons

At last, you can put an outdoor roof over your head with Shade for Life top-end retractable systems at Melbourne’s most attractive prices. Retractable Pergola Systems (also called retractable roof systems) are the latest must-have trend for creating a distinctive outdoor room.

  • You can’t control the weather, but you can control your lifestyle – get a climate advantage and put the power in your hands with jam-free remote control operation.
  • Precision engineering and architectural quality at an attractive price – sophisticated European know-how and Aussie smarts combine to offer you innovative technology for your price point.
  • Add value to your home – a smart investment in your home that will be enjoyed for years, and return tenfold over time. Add lighting, timber cladding, vertical blinds and heating as desired.
  • A Shade for Life retractable pergola system is just like a roof, but better! – As Australia’s market leaders, Shade for Life is ahead in attention to detail, service, price and quality.
  • Need plans, permits, lighting or design advice? – Ask us how, we have over 10 years of experience and a reputation that you can rely on.

Explore our quality range of retractable systems today….


Be inspired to live your dream every day, in an outdoor oasis you love. It’s easy with IZI.

IZI easily integrates into existing structures, or can have support poles built in, to transform your pergola or patio into a tranquil haven.

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Imagine being able to enjoy elegant and sophisticated outdoor living all year round at the touch of a button. Let MUSE inspire you!

MUSE is an adaptable all-rounder that will instantly create a beautiful sanctuary for alfresco living.

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For those who appreciate design innovation and a luxury look in seamless indoor-outdoor living.

TERA is your genius retractable solution that will add panache to your spacious patio, deck or terrace areas.

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Stand out from the crowd with grand entertaining and generous style, safely sheltered under a full-dome roof.

HARBOUR is exquisite for creating spacious pavilioned roof covering over outdoor areas. Superb for restaurants, beer gardens and wineries.

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For when you want your generous outdoor zone to radiate welcoming architectural sophistication.

HALO’s semi-dome retractable cover can be customised to integrate with your lifestyle home or to create impressive commercial alfresco areas.

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