Here you’ll find A247’s favourite 4×4 awnings, that we’ve tested and proved worthy of our respect. Australia’s harsh conditions will have you battling horizontal rain, serious winds, blistering sun and Mother Nature in all her glory. We only stock the very best 4×4 awnings available world-wide. Our range includes 270 Degree awnings, Darche awnings, 23 Zero, Oztent and more.
Frequently Asked Questions About Awnings For 4WD's
Which 4x4 Awning Is Best For Your Vehicle?
If you're not sure which is the right awning for your setup and vehicle, then feel free to drop us a line and we'll happily answer any questions you have. We'll give you advice based on the type of off roading adventures you expect to have, and in what conditions.
What is a 270 Degree Awning?
A 270 degree awning spans around the majority of your vehicle to give you instant shelter from the elements. It's ideal for serious campers who need shade for your camp kitchen, swags or just a seating & chill out area. Most 270 degree awnings can easily be set up by one person. Check out our Darche awnings if you want a top of the line product.
How do I choose a 4WD awning?
It depends on your needs and vehicle type. Typically a Wagon like 300 Series with a lift up tail gate will go for a 180 Degree awning, or some one with a Dual Cab Ute of 200 Series will go for a 270 Awning. We recommend quality brands like, Darche, 23Zero or Australian made ones like Destination 4WD and Campking.
What style 4x4 awning is best?
The best 4x4 awnings are 180 or 270 Degree Awnings from quality brands like Darche, 23Zero or Australian made awnings like Destination 4WD, Campking.
Which side do you mount your awning?
The general rule is on the passenger Side of the vehicle as that then gives you access to the side & back of your 4WD.
Do you need roof racks for 4X4 awnings?
You need to mount it on a rated quality roof rack or roof bars. We recommend brands like Front Runner. Remember that some awnings require 3 mounting points not just two.
Are Darche awnings waterproof?
Darche Awnings like other brands are water resistant, we recommend seasoning all new Awnings when you first purchase them to improve their resistance to weather conditions. This means, getting them wet, prior to your first adventure.