Austral Foldaway 51 Rotary Clothesline

Austral Foldaway 51 Rotary Clothesline has a rating of 4.9 stars based on 60 reviews.


Austral Foldaway 51 Rotary Clothesline

The Austral Foldaway 51 is a family sized Australian made rotary clothesline specifically designed for a tough Australian climate. This model is capable of drying large family loads as one of our biggest folding rotaries, and features a long-lasting design.

Installation Note: If you require drilling into existing concrete for your clothesline installation please contact us on 1300 798 779 to discuss, as there is additional labour and charges.


  • Ideal drying solution for large sized families
  • Huge line space of 51m is our biggest folding rotary
  • 7 strong, tight, and durable polycord lines
  • Ground socket included allows you to store away clothesline when not in use
  • 10 year warranty allows you to purchase with confidence
  • Optional extras include a basket holder, clothesline cover and installation

What's Included With The Foldaway 51

  • 1 x Pre-Wired Folding Rotary Clothesline
  • 1 x Ground Socket
  • 1 x Instruction Manual

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Brand Austral
Suitable For 5 or More People
Total Line Space 51m
Outside Line Length 2.54m
Warranty 10 Years
Diameter of Head 3.8m
Will Fit King Size Sheets? Yes
Space Recommended 4.8m
Number of Lines 7
Ground Socket Included Yes




Can I remove this clothesline from the ground if I need the space for a party? Yes, all folding head rotary clotheslines come with a ground socket, this is what is cemented into the ground at the time of installation. The post of the clothesline simply slots into this socket and locks. Unlock to remove. A cap is provided to place over the socket when the clothesline is removed.   Can I get a special colour for my rotary clothesline? No, only the colours that are shown on each product page. Austral clotheslines are now available in three colours.   Do the arms of the folding rotary clothesline fold up or fold down? On all folding head rotary clotheslines that we sell the arms fold upwards towards the centre pole. How does the Austral Foldaway 51 compare to other, similar clotheslines? To compare all of the Austral Foldaway 51's features against Hills and Daytek clotheslines that are similar, then visit our Austral Foldaway 51 clothesline comparison chart. Can I get a waterproof cover for my rotary clothesline? Yes, if there is a cover suitable for the model you are looking at on our website there will be an option on the product page for a ‘Clothesline Cover’. There will also be an image of the cover on the same page. Storage covers are also available for when the clothesline is folded up. Can I order an extra ground socket so that I can have two different locations for my clothesline? Yes, you will find the Austral Ground Socket available separately under our ‘Installing and Accessories’ category or simply use the search function towards the top of the page. How easy are they to install? If you are reasonably handy then you can do this yourself. All models come with complete instructions to do the job successfully. They come in two sections, the top half is already pre-wired ready to go. If you are unsure we do offer an installation service in most capital cities around Australia.



When you place an order, we will estimate delivery dates for you based on the availability of your items and as a general rule we make every effort to have most orders delivered within 2 - 9 working days from date of order depending on your location within Australia and the product purchased.

Please keep in mind some products are of a 'Made to Order' nature and may take a little longer. Rural and regional areas can take longer, up to approx. 12 - 19 working days.

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If you have ordered installation or want to have your new clothesline installed by one of our professional installers, please see the steps below which outline the order/installation process.

Step 1. Place your order online or over the phone by calling 1300 798 779

Step 2. Your order will be processed within 24 hours (Mon - Fri) and the details of your order are then sent to the warehouse and the appropriate installer.

Step 3. Depending on the product you have chosen and your location the clothesline will either be picked up from the warehouse or sent by courier to the installer.

Step 4. Once the clothesline installer has the clothesline and he is ready to do your installation, he will call you directly on the phone number provided to arrange the installation day with you. Please make sure you provide the most contactable phone number/s. The installer will bring the clothesline with him on the day of installation.

Step 5. This process generally takes approx. 1 - 3 weeks depending on seasonal demand.

To view the complete guide to clothesline installation, please click on the following link Clothesline Installation Process

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