Akubra Traveller Sand

$ 202.00 USD
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Description

The Akubra Traveller offers pliability & flexibility that other Akubra styles lack. Boasting a 'memory' to return to its original shape, it’s ideal for those on the move. Sand-coloured & made from Pure Fur Felt of imperial quality, this hat is an investment that'll last through any kind of wear & tear. With a 76mm brim & welt edge, plus a soft inner sweatband for comfort, it'll provide UPF50+ protection from the sun's rays. Perfect for any traveller.

  •  Colour : Black
  •  Material : Pure Fur Felt of imperial quality . An investment that will stand the test of time and the toughest of treatments.
  •  Styling : Perfect for the traveller.
  •  Brim Size :76mm with a welt edge. A soft inner sweat band makes for a comforatable wear in all conditions. The crown is unlined with a fabric band to allow the  hat  to  be packed
  •  Excellent Sun Protection : Akubra fabrics are currently rated at UPF50+. This is the highest classification for sun protection
  •  Water Resistant : Akubra Hats are shower proof and include a water proofing solution.
  •  Other features : Proudly Australian made
  •  How to find the right size for you? To pick your hat size , measure around your head where you would like the base or brim of the hat to sit. Please see the  description tab below for Akubra size chart and helpful hints regarding the sizing
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About the brand

Akubra is an Australian hat manufacturer. The company is associated with bush hats made of rabbit fur felt with wide brims that are worn in rural Australia.

In 1874 Benjamin Dunkerley arrived in Tasmania from England and decided to start a hat making business in Hobart. His skills as a hatter were backed by his ability to invent machinery, and soon after his arrival he had developed a mechanical method of removing the hair tip from rabbit fur so the under-fur could be used in felt hat making. Previously this task had to be done by hand.

By 2015 Akubra has produced two million hats for the military.

Akubra Hats are still proudly Australian made in Kempsey.