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For Home Owners

  • Access capable, trustworthy house sitters

    House sitters are carefully screened and appointed by you and for many this is a regular activity, so they're motivated to do the best they can with an eye to future house sitting assignments, either for you or someone you recommend them to. This means you can count on a pool of motivated house sitters who are trustworthy and reliable.

  • Your pets stay comfortable in their own home

    Your pets will be happier and much more comfortable in their own home instead of a strange kennel. They can sleep and play in accustomed places with their own toys and familiar sights and smells. House sitters provide companionship and exercise by playing with them and walking them while you are away.

  • You can relax knowing all is well at home

    You have peace of mind and can relax and enjoy your holiday comfortable in the knowledge your pets are being well cared for and have regular close human contact. Your house sitter can water your plants, bring in the mail, keep the garden tidy and give your home a lived in look, providing security for your property and possessions by just being there.

  • You will save on pet boarding costs

    The expense of boarding out your pets when you are away can be prohibitive. With a house sitter your pets stay in the comfort of their own home at no cost to you.

For House Sitters

  • Enjoy inexpensive travel accommodation

    House sitting is a great way to visit and explore new cities or places in Australia without the cost of hotel or motel accommodation. It's a unique way to travel and live for free in comfortable, spacious homes in places all over Australia you've always wanted to visit.

  • You can live in the community like a local

    By house sitting, you can use the travel funds you save to extend your holiday and to explore the area, participate in local activities and experience life the way the locals live it. By living in a home, your time is your own and the schedule is yours to set. You'll be living like a local and getting involved in what the average tourist rarely gets to experience.

  • An opportunity to indulge your love of pets

    A house sitter who loves pets can indulge their love for animals while away from home by choosing positions that include pet sitting. This also gives you the added advantage of a broader choice of homes to sit.

  • Save money for just about anything

    House sitters often choose the lifestyle as a smart way to save money. Many do it to save the money they would normally spend on rental accommodation for a deposit on their own home and for others it might be a car or an extended overseas trip. For whatever the reason, house sitting is a great way to have extra cash.

Latest House Sitters

House Sitter:  Great references

Great references

I've been house-sitting for nearly 6 years and have many very positive house-sitting references which I can provide....

House Sitter:  Tamara & Peter

Tamara & Peter

Hi, We are a young family with an 11 month old son named Lewis. We are reliable, trustworthy, and most...

House Sitter:  Keen gardeners and animal lovers

Keen gardeners and animal lovers

Hi! We are Robyn and Barry and Clancy the dog. We are looking for house sits in SA with room to park our caravan...

House Sitter:  Alisar.t


Hi! My name is Alisar, and I’m a 23 year old who’s just finished my Law/Criminology degree. I love reading,...

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Latest Homes

House Sitting position in Nannup, Western Australia

Nannup, Western Australia

We have a two bedroom house just outside Nannup with forest around us. We do not have mains...

Starts: 7 Jan 2022Days: 3
House Sitting position in Koo Wee Rup, Victoria

Koo Wee Rup, Victoria

Beautiful 1930s weather board on half an acre. Main requirements are feeding and stroking 2...

Starts: 22 Dec 2021Days: 16
House Sitting position in Kardinya, Western Australia

Kardinya, Western Australia

We require services for pet and live in house sitting between December 22 - January 7th....

Starts: 22 Dec 2021Days: 16
House Sitting position in Penguin, Tasmania

Penguin, Tasmania

3 bedroom home on a hill in Penguin Tasmania overlooking the ocean. Require a...

Starts: 27 Jun 2022Days: 40
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By our Home Owners

testimonial by Warren P

“ We have just returned from a 10 day stay in Bali. During that time we engaged the assistance of Danielle after making contact through Mindahome (1st time experience). We wish to let you know what a fantastic experience this has been for our thoroughbred gelding, Nick; 3 dogs, Buddy, Charlie and Oscar ; 2 Turtles, 5 fish; oh and not to...” Read more

By our House Sitters

testimonial by Trish and Ron

“ Thank you for being part of some delightful holidays away in other people's homes, caring for pets etc. We had some extraordinary experiences. Unfortunately we can't renew our membership, mainly due to age and health issues...” Read more

Trish and Ron

A Pet and Home Owners Guide to House Sitting

A Pet and Home Owners Guide to House Sitting

FREE to all full members, this extensive How-To guide is an invaluable tool for both Home Owners and House Sitters.

It covers:

  • Expectations of both the home owner and house sitter
  • Home insurance and bonds
  • Sample contract or house sitting agreement

…and much more

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Mindahome in the Media

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With the growing demand for safe and suitable house sitters, Mindahome is regularly on TV and in the media.

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