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QUAKER BARNS

Rural
Quaker Barns

The Quaker barn may not be Aussie grown, but it's been loved for generations of Australian families. And there's good reason. 

With it's striking roof lines and roof height, the Quaker barn is the ultimate for those looking for space and utilisation. Couple with barn windows, the right access doors, a mezzanine floor and stairs, insulation and so much more, to ensure you can make the most of your Quaker barn and all that it offers.

The perfect partnership between romantic design and practicality. 

Let's get started and check out what's possible. 

Stramit® Corrugated roof and wall cladding
  • An all-time classic roof and wall profile, upgraded with modern materials and finishings
  • A cost effective option to clad any Quaker barn
  • Lightweight, easy to handle and simple to install.
Corrugated cladding on a skillion shed with lean-to
Stramit Monoclad® roof and wall cladding
  • An ideal balance of water-carrying capability, wind-strength and easy fastening
  • Stramit Monoclad® is simple to install and is a great option for any Quaker barn.
Close up of Stramit Monoclad wall cladding
Stramit Longspan® roof and wall cladding
  • Stramit Longspan® cladding is one of our most architecturally versatile options
  • Add aesthetic appeal at an economical cost
  • Stramit Longspan® uses variable fixing screw patterns for increased design flexibility.
Close up of Stramit Longspan profile
Stramit K-Panel® wall sheeting
  • Stramit K-Panel® is a wide-covering sheeting that's perfect for smaller Quaker barns
  • Lets you use smaller flashing, with a lower profile than our other wall cladding options
  • Simple option that’s quick to install.
K-Panel shed with glass sliding door
Stramit Monopanel® wall cladding
  • Stramit Monopanel® can enhance the appearance of any Quaker barn with its strong lines
  • Give your Quaker barn a polished finish with Monopanel® cladding’s concealed fixing
  • Monopanel® wall cladding is not available in Queensland, Northern Territory or Western Australia.
Close up of Stramit Monopanel wall cladding
Stramit® C-Clad 280 wall sheeting
  • Features traditional lines and concealed fixing to enhance any house or shed
  • Easy to install
  • Low profile allows for smaller flashing and easy cleaning
  • Suitable for horizontal or vertical applications
Stramit SharpLine® architectural wall cladding
  • Stramit SharpLine® cuts a visually dynamic and cohesive building profile
  • Ideal for Quaker barn owners who genuinely value aesthetics and architecture
  • Stramit SharpLine® uses either direct or clip-fix mechanisms for ease-of-use.
Close up of Stramit SharpLine wall cladding

The COLORBOND® steel range of designer colours offers a classic and contemporary palette to enhance the beauty of every build.

COLORBOND® steel
Night Sky®

COLORBOND® steel
Surfmist®

COLORBOND® steel
Shale Grey™

COLORBOND® steel
Evening Haze®

COLORBOND® steel
Dune®

COLORBOND® steel
Woodland Grey®

COLORBOND® steel
Monument®

COLORBOND® steel
Cove®

COLORBOND® steel
Gully™

COLORBOND® steel
Jasper®

COLORBOND® steel
Mangrove®

COLORBOND® steel
Wallaby®

COLORBOND® steel
Ironstone®

COLORBOND® steel
Deep Ocean®

COLORBOND® steel
Windspray®

COLORBOND® steel
Basalt®

COLORBOND® steel
Pale Eucalypt®

COLORBOND® steel
Cottage Green®

COLORBOND® steel
Terrain®

COLORBOND® steel
Manor Red®

COLORBOND® steel
Classic Cream™



Colour lead times may vary on certain finishes in some areas. Check with your Fair Dinkum Builds representative before ordering.

The COLORBOND® steel colour swatches displayed have been reproduced to represent actual product colours as accurately as possible. However, we recommend checking your chosen colour against an actual sample of the product before purchasing, as varying light conditions, screens and devices may affect colour tones and finishes.

COLORBOND® steel and ® colour names are registered trademarks of BlueScope Steel Limited. ABN 16 000 011 058.

More protection for buildings in coastal and industrial environments.

COLORBOND® Ultra steel
Monument®

COLORBOND® Ultra steel
Woodland Grey®

COLORBOND® Ultra steel
Surfmist®

COLORBOND® Ultra steel
Dune®

COLORBOND® Ultra steel
Wallaby®

COLORBOND® Ultra steel
Windspray®



Colour lead times may vary on certain finishes in some areas. Check with your Fair Dinkum Builds representative before ordering.

The COLORBOND® Ultra steel colour swatches displayed have been reproduced to represent actual product colours as accurately as possible. However, we recommend checking your chosen colour against an actual sample of the product before purchasing, as varying light conditions, screens and devices may affect colour tones and finishes.

COLORBOND® Ultra steel and ® colour names are registered trademarks of BlueScope Steel Limited. ABN 16 000 011 058.

Create a softer, more subtle look with a true Matt finish.

COLORBOND® steel Matt
Monument®

COLORBOND® steel Matt
Basalt®

COLORBOND® steel Matt
Surfmist®



Colour lead times may vary on certain finishes in some areas. Check with your Fair Dinkum Builds representative before ordering.

The COLORBOND® steel Matt colour swatches displayed have been reproduced to represent actual product colours as accurately as possible. However, we recommend checking your chosen colour against an actual sample of the product before purchasing, as varying light conditions, screens and devices may affect colour tones and finishes.

COLORBOND® steel Matt and ® colour names are registered trademarks of BlueScope Steel Limited. ABN 16 000 011 058.

Achieve the design edge you’re looking for with the UniCote® LUX world-first, innovative multi-paint method and stand out from the crowd.
UniCote® LUX finishes are only available in Stramit SharpLine® and Monopanel® cladding.

UniCote LUX Stramit Silver Quartz Swatch

UniCote® LUX
Silver Quartz

UniCote Lux Stramit Weathered Iron Swatch

UniCote® LUX
Zinc Graphite

UniCote Lux Stramit Pentagon Swatch

UniCote® LUX
Pentagon

UniCote Lux Stramit Spectrum Swatch

UniCote® LUX
Spectrum

UniCote Lux Stramit Weathered Iron Swatch

UniCote® LUX
Weathered Iron

Swatch of close up UniCote LUX Ashwood woodgrain texture

UniCote® LUX
Ashwood



Colour lead times may vary on certain finishes in some areas. Check with your Fair Dinkum Builds representative before ordering.

The UniCote® LUX images displayed have been reproduced to represent actual product colours as accurately as possible. However, we recommend checking your chosen colour against an actual sample of the product before purchasing, as varying light conditions, screens and devices may affect colour tones and finishes.

UniCote® is a registered trademark of Colossal Management Pty Ltd.

Apply MagnaFlow® sheeting to your steel building projects for more durability and protection in corrosive environments.

MagnaFlow®
Off White

MagnaFlow®
Birch

MagnaFlow®
Armour Grey

MagnaFlow®
Slate Grey

MagnaFlow®
Monolith



Colour lead times may vary on certain finishes in some areas. Check with your Fair Dinkum Builds representative before ordering.

The MagnaFlow® colour swatches displayed have been reproduced to represent actual product colours as accurately as possible. However, we recommend checking your chosen colour against an actual sample of the product before purchasing, as varying light conditions, screens and devices may affect colour tones and finishes.

MagnaFlow® is a registered trademark of Fletcher Building Holdings Limited.

SuperDura™ Stainless steel is design to provide performance in severe coastal and industrial environments.

SuperDura™ Stainless steel
Windspray®

SuperDura™ Stainless steel
Dune®

SuperDura™ Stainless steel
Deep Ocean®



Colour lead times may vary on certain finishes in some areas. Check with your Fair Dinkum Builds representative before ordering.

The SuperDura™ Stainless steel colour swatches displayed have been reproduced to represent actual product colours as accurately as possible. However, we recommend checking your chosen colour against an actual sample of the product before purchasing, as varying light conditions, screens and devices may affect colour tones and finishes.

SupaDura™ Stainless steel and ® colour names are trademarks of BlueScope Steel Limited. ABN 16 000 011 058.

At Fair Dinkum Builds, we understand our customers all require different things from their Quaker barns. We tailor each Quaker barn we sell so that it meets the specific size requirements of the customer. Using our state-of-the-art software, we can create a Quaker barn that's perfect for every customer with your choice of height, length, span and more.

Taurean Commando Series
  • A reliable and smooth-operating roller door that's perfect for rural Quaker barns
  • Taurean Commando roller doors feature galvanised brackets for increased durability
  • Customers can choose between COLORBOND® steel and ZINCALUME® steel roller doors.

These Taurean Door Systems roller doors are also offered with Merlin or Grifco automatic door openers.

Taurean Windstrong®
  • Taurean Windstrong® rollers are ideal for Quaker barns in high-wind areas
  • The wide-access doors are perfect Quaker barns in rural or commercial settings
  • Taurean Windstrong® roller doors have a built-in flexible strip to prevent leaves or debris from entering your Quaker barn.

These Taurean Door Systems roller doors are also offered with Merlin or Grifco automatic door openers.

Sliding access doors
  • Open up an entire wall of your Quaker barn for total flexibility of use
  • Increase the easy-access and air-flow to your Quaker barn
  • We offer quality steel sliding doors designed for usability and strength.
Quaker Barn Roof Pitch
  • Create the iconic roof line, unique to Quaker barns using a mix of 11 and 22 degree roof sections
  • A romantic barn roof line for those looking for something traditional, yet bold
  • Check out our 'Extras' section to capitalise on the extra roof height, such as mezzanine floors and stairs.
Champion Stable Systems
  • Choose from an interchangeable range of doors and accessories to completely customise your rural Quaker Barn
  • Provide a safe and comfortable environment to house your horses or other animal
  • Champion Stable Systems products include sliding and swinging stall doors, day yard doors, horse stall walls, wash bays and more.
Stable stalls with swinging doors
Personal access doors
  • Gain access to your Quaker barn quickly and easily, without opening the roller doors
  • We can fit personal access doors to accommodate wheelchairs or smaller machinery
  • Our access doors are available in 22 COLORBOND® steel options and COLORBOND® steel Matt.
Man holding open the personal access door on his COLORBOND steel matt garage with a four wheel drive parked inside
Windows
  • Brighten up your Quaker barn with shed-specific AMIA windows
  • Expertly designed built-for-purpose windows will keep any Quaker barn weathertight
  • They also feature a sleek aluminium trimming for a professional and clean finish.
Man walking through a shed home office with plants and computers
Insulation
  • Avoid overheating inside your Quaker barn with excellent heat-reflection performance and optional R rating
  • We offer several Fletcher Insulation options to suit your Quaker barn
  • Maintain a comfortable, relaxed temperature – no matter the outside heat.
Interior shot of a fully insulated shed
Whirlybirds
  • Swap warm, stale air for a steady, cool breeze
  • Reduce the risk of condensation damaging your Quaker barn’s interior
  • Whirlybirds are a quick and straightforward method of increasing the airflow through your Quaker barn.
Corrugated shed roof featuring whirlybirds
Storage mezzanines
  • Safely and securely store papers, tools or anything else within your Quaker barn
  • Keep the floor of your Quaker barn free from clutter or mess
  • Make full use out of the considerable roof space within your Quaker barn.
Interior shot of a shed with a boat parked below the mezzanine floor
Stairs
  • Access any mezzanine space in your Quaker barn safely and quickly
  • We can match your stairs to meet the dimensions of your Quaker barn’s requirements
  • We build our stairs from either timber or – for increased support – steel.
Internal stairs inside a shed
Partitions
  • Partitions let owners divide your Quaker barn in whatever way you choose
  • Quickly divide a large space into more comfortable sized rooms
  • Perfect for creating feed rooms, tack rooms, workshops and more.
Internal shed wall creating one large open bay and one smaller bay
InfinitiLine® gutter
  • The InfinitiLine® gutter is a new, innovative take on overflow protection
  • Concealed slots quickly disperse excess water away from your barn’s interior during heavy rainfall events, while maintaining a sleek appearance
  • InfinitiLine® gutters are only available in NSW and the ACT currently.
Close up of the Stramit InfinitiLine Gutter showing the concealed overflow slots
Other gutters
  • Our gutters will help prevent rainfall from damaging your Quaker barn’s interior
  • A range of sizes to suit regional rainfall requirements is available
  • Available in a wide selection of styles and COLORBOND® steel options.
Shot of the underside of eaves showing the downpipes and gutters
Skylight
  • Let naturally uplifting sunlight into the interior of your Quaker barn
  • Avoid wasting money on lighting or heating costs during the day
  • Fibreglass and polycarbonate sheeting available
  • Our polycarbonate sheet skylights are extra durable, made to last you many years.
Inside of a gable roof shed with translucent skylight panels
Open bays
  • Open up a section of wall in your Quaker barn to achieve an open bay look
  • Open bays increase ventilation and accessibility to Quaker barns.
Rural shed with 3 open bays
Fire-rated walls
  • Protect your Quaker barn, animals and other valuables from fires in neighbouring buildings. (Fire-prone areas may need to comply with Bushfire Attack Level requirements. Customers should contact their local Fair Dinkum Builds outlet to order a barn that complies.)
  • Protect your animals, feed, fuel, chemicals and equipment from the risk of fire.
  • Superior fire resistance using Stramit’s Uniguard™ fire resisting boundary wall system.
Stramit Uniguard™ fire resisting boundary wall system in green

If you're in a metropolitan area, we'll deliver your order within 21 working days from manufacturing date (terms and conditions apply).

If you're in a regional area, don't worry – we've got you covered with our national delivery network. Just chat to your local Fair Dinkum Builds expert to confirm the delivery turn-around time for your local area.

Please note, non-standard inclusions may affect delivery dates.

Our industry-leading system warranty offers you peace of mind and security. All Fair Dinkum Builds designs are engineered using our unique software solutions and backed by our technical expertise, meaning we'll guarantee they'll withstand wind conditions for 30 years.

That's over and above any materials warranty you get from our suppliers.

Our system warranty is subject to the limitations and qualifications set out in the Warranty Terms and Conditions available here.

Our products are engineered to the highest safety standards and therefore comply with all national, state and territory building code requirements.

Our sheds are also ShedSafe accredited – an industry recognised stamp of approval, so you know that your shed will protect you, your family and your investment.

Designed specifically with you in mind

No matter if you’re a homeowner on acreage, we can design the ideal solution specifically for you. All our Quaker Barns are fully compliant with all relevant legislation and built to withstand the harsh Australian environment.

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