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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 job, so they're motivated to do the best they can with an eye to future house sitting jobs, 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 jobs 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:  Henk


Hi, I'm Henk. I have a love of reading, travelling and animals. (I spent my school holidays helping out in a vet...

House Sitter:  Allan


An easy going gut who will look after your house and pets like his own. Employed full time as a senior public...

House Sitter:  Sarah jarvis

Sarah jarvis

We are a family of 5, Shane and myself and our three children- Alaska 11, Xion 8 and river 4. The house sitting we...

House Sitter:  Philip & Mary

Philip & Mary

We are a family of 5 who particularly love country life, although because of work we are bound to live in a capital...

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Latest Homes

House Sitting job in Aranda, Australian Capital Territory

Aranda, Australian Capital Territory

Look after my cocker spaniel - feed and walk.

Starts: 10 Mar 2017Days: 3
House Sitting job in Burpengary, Queensland

Burpengary, Queensland

my name is Karen my house sitter has just had a health issues so unable to care for my home...

Starts: 22 Dec 2017Days: 23
House Sitting job in Point Vernon, Queensland

Point Vernon, Queensland

Mature non-smokers. No children. Duel living brick home on the Esplanade. Both levels...

Starts: 24 May 2017Days: 53
House Sitting job in Buderim, Queensland

Buderim, Queensland

Our house sits over 3 levels in a quiet private gated community (top level incorporating...

Starts: 1 Apr 2017Days: 12
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By our Home Owners

testimonial by Denise K

“ Hi, I just wanted to say I love your service and find it very easy to use.   We have had Malcolm and Janet stay twice and have had no issues whatsoever.  Our cat misses them when they go and the place is left spotless!!  Although some people may be a little unsure about having strangers come and stay, we have...” Read more

Denise K - Strathfield NSW Upper Pakenham, Victoria

By our House Sitters

testimonial by Hamish

“ Hey g'day there Sue & Mel, Thought to send a quick thank you reply to the warm email sent recently. I've only joined MAHome and already on my first 'assignment', as I type away! Just thought to share with you how wonderful this idea is, and just how great the experience is helping not only myself - but the home...” Read more

Hamish - Melbourne, Vic Hamish Cameron

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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