The Eclipse 270 DRIVERS Side Awning is the ultimate in camping accessories with incredible versatility and the ability to customize your awning to suit you group size, weather conditions and destination. Attaching to small and large vehicles the Eclipse 270 is the next generation in high-quality camping space creation! Select your awning then add your choice of Wall.

The Gen 2 model of the 270 DRIVERS Side Awning includes the new Aluminium Hinge system. Hinged from both ends, the awning spans along the full length of the vehicle, as well as the rear, offering additional undercover area compared to the general market offerings. With optional walls erected, up to 20.5m2 of sheltered area can be achieved.

The 270 DRIVERS Side Awning features 3 pivoting alloy telescopic leg poles which are neatly stowed along the rafter when packed away

Please Note Darche Eclipse 270 Awning Side Walls Sold Separately

Materials and Construction

Stronger 320gsm poly/cotton grid ripstop canvas

Lightweight box tube alloy rafters

1500mm PU waterproofing with HF seam sealing

Area of Shelter

The awning alone covers 11.5m2
With walls fitted, the set up covers approx. 20.5m2 depending on height of vehicle.

Additional Poles Included

3 additional leg poles in a separate carry bag are also included

Unique Point of Difference

The Eclipse 270° Awning hinges from two sides, and also has a class leading larger coverage area as the front span runs along the front of the vehicle.

Mounting Orientation and Roof Rack Compatibility

Available in Australian passenger side mount. Mounting brackets are included and will accommodate most commercially available steel basket and flat rack set ups. 

Additional Wall Usage

With the use of Darche's Telescopic Alloy Poles 90-230cm (sold separately), both front walls are designed to be used as additional extendible awnings.

Free-Standing Functionality

Designed to be a free-stander to aid in set up and pack down only

One-person Setup

The Eclipse 270° Awning is designed as a simple 1 person set up and pack down. Inclement weather may require the assistance of another person.

Water Run-Off

Included guy ropes need to be fixed between rafters to create a water run off valley.


3 Year factory warranty against manufacturing defects only

Dimensions and Weight

Dimensions: 6000mm L X 4000mm W x 2100mm H (average height)

Packed: 2200mm L x 180mm W x 200mm H

Weight: 21.8kg

 Note: It recommend that all Darche 270 Awnings are always pegged down. It has a large surface area, meaning sudden wind gusts could become hazardous. The Darche Eclipse 270° Awning has been designed for general camping use under normal conditions. Always ensure all guy ropes are anchored correctly. It may be necessary to re-adjust guy ropes and pegs at times to maintain the structural integrity of the awning.

To avoid chances of personal injury and or property damage, Darche highly recommends the Eclipse 270° Awning should NOT be erected during windy conditions. Damage caused by wind and/or adverse weather will not be covered under warranty.

* It is recommended that all canvas items are seasoned, this is will ensure that your swag or tent performs well in wet weather by allowing the poly/cotton core spun thread and canvas to swell ensuring the take up of any potential leaks in the stitching.

 Note: The awning and bracket/fixing kit are shipped in 2 separate boxes, which may be delivered separately.

 *Roof Top Tent and Wall Kits Sold Separately


SKU T050801743D
Barcode # 9315795461808
Brand Darche
Product Weight (kg) 21.8 approx

3 Year Manufacturers Warranty against manufacturing defects only

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Darche eclipse 270

By: on 15 March 2020
Excellent quality easy to use

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