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Sun Protection Clothing for babies, children & adults
Excellent quality Australian UV protective swimwear, sunsuits, rash shirts, sun hats, swimsuits, swim shorts, baby UV suits, Baby Banz sunglasses and more ...
equatorsun sun protection clothing
Product Information

We sell the following brands:
  • Stingray for leisure, swimwear, sun hats
  • Zoggs for goggles and accessories
  • Wallaroo for sun hats
  • Kiddopotamus for buggy sun shades

Stingray is the original sun protection company in Australia and specialise in UV protective swimwear and leisurewear for children and adults. Stingray continually source and develop exceptional sun protective fabrics specifically to meet and exceed the Australian and New Zealand standard AS/NZS 4399:1966.

Stingray products consists of both 'Chlorine Resistant' and 'Lycra Printed' Fabrics, each offering great quality, comfort and the highest UV protection. These fabrics have the maximum UV protection rating of UPF50+.

Features of the Chlorine Resistant fabric:

  • Italian Made Fabric
  • UPF50+ UV protection (blocking > 97.5% of UV radiation, as per AS/NZS 4399:1966)
  • Excellent Chlorine Resistance so lasts a long time in swimming pools
  • Soft touch and comfort in wearing
  • Excellent stretch and recovery
  • Shape retention and longer lasting colours
  • Low absorbency and quick drying to avoid getting cold when out of the water

Features of the Lycra Printed Fabric (used for Ozy and Daisy design):

  • Australian Made Fabric
  • UPF50+ UV protection (blocking > 97.5% of UV radiation as per AS/NZS 4399:1966)
  • Exclusive STINGRAY® Printed Designs
  • Comfort in Wearing
  • Excellent Stretch
  • Quick drying

As per standard AS/NZS 4399:1966 the protection offered by UPF rating swimwear fabric may be lessened:

  1. at points where the fabric is in close contact with the skin such as across the shoulders;
  2. if the fabric is stretched;
  3. if the fabric is wet; and
  4. with time, due to the effects of normal wear.

Washing Instructions for Stingray

R-52 Ladies sun hat can be washed on a low - cold cycle

Other sun protective clothing besides shoes etc can be machine washed on a 40 degree cycle

Zoggs produce an innovative range of market leading swim goggles. All Zoggs goggles meet and exceed the highest standard worldwide and are recommended by the Cancer Council Australia for protection against harmful UVA and UVB rays. Zoggs goggles offer UV400 maximum protection (blocking 99-100% of UVA and UVB).

Furthermore all the goggles sold by equatorsun have anti-fog lenses, and two designs (Aqua Tech and Athena 2) feature the new "Curved Lens Technology" enabling much wider peripheral vision.

Wallaroo was founded in 1999 and is based at Colorado, USA - they produce a wide range of sun hats. The hats we sell all offer a UPF50+ UV protection rating and are tested by ARPANSA (Australian Radation Protection and Nuclear Safety Agency).

 

   
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