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Benefits

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:  Happy friendly kind

Happy friendly kind

Hello we are Mikki and Jules, mum and responsible homeschooled 15 year old son and our well behaved non shedding old...

House Sitter:  Georgia and Talbot

Georgia and Talbot

A warm, animal-loving couple, drawn to house sitting so we can have some pets in our lives (our home doesn't allow...

House Sitter:  HomeSparky

HomeSparky

Dear home owner, Hi my name is Ryan Ogilvie, I am a single 20 year old (21 in October) male Apprentice...

House Sitter:   Trustworthy, honest, animal lover

Trustworthy, honest, animal lover

Hello, My name is Cheryl. I would like you to consider me to take excellent care of your house/pets during your...

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Latest Homes

House Sitting job in Haines. Sa, South Australia

Haines. Sa, South Australia

House sitters required. Small farm with a very small cabin style home on Kangaroo Island...

Starts: 14 Jul 2019Days: 11
House Sitting job in Everton Park, Queensland

Everton Park, Queensland

4BR, 2 storey house with wi-fi and Foxtel, patio and small gym. Close to public transport....

Starts: 17 Jul 2019Days: 57
House Sitting job in Castlemaine, Victoria

Castlemaine, Victoria

Wanting someone to look after Miss Pixi Fluffypants (long-hair, gray rescue cat) and Lay...

Starts: 13 Jul 2019Days: 2
House Sitting job in Airlie Beach, Queensland

Airlie Beach, Queensland

House sitter required for six weeks to mind home and care for small dog. Home is situated...

Starts: 3 Aug 2019Days: 41
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Testimonials

By our Home Owners

testimonial by Diana L

“ Hi Sue & Mel The second time around I've had a house sitter through your website. Again I've been very happy with the service. Liz looked after my doggies as if they were her own left my home clean and tidy, the two darlings were bathed when I got home and seemed to have had a great time with...” Read more

By our House Sitters

testimonial by Megan, Lawrence & Missy

“ We have recently had our first Mindahome experience of 10days at Howden, Tasmania on an idyllic acreage water view property. Our care included numerous animals (horse, chickens, rabbit - now with a family of little ones!), + 2 dogs, Charlie & Lucy. Owners were agreeable for us to also have our own Missy dog X Shitsu. The dogs quickly 'set their boundaries' with...” Read more

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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