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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.

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Hello We are an honest, trustworthy, reliable and energetic couple. Todd has a background in landscaping so...

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Kylie and Troy

Hello my husband Troy and I have been married since 2006 . I am a non smoker and my husband smokes outside only. ...

House Sitter:  Andrea - Respectful & dedicated sitter

Andrea - Respectful & dedicated sitter

My name is Andrea. I am 40 years old, responsible and honest, love to be outside and active and employed full time....

House Sitter:  Mick and Jenny  Loving travels

Mick and Jenny Loving travels

We are very much family people have 2 boys (men) 3 beautiful grandchildren aged 2 and 5 yrs and a 6month old 2...

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House Sitting position in Caloundra, Queensland

Caloundra, Queensland

2 bedroom duplex in a quiet, safe and friendly complex. Walking distance to beaches and...

Starts: 19 Jun 2021Days: 8
House Sitting position in Pialba, Queensland

Pialba, Queensland

Jane and Ashley have a 2 bedroom home one street back from the beach and foreshore walks in...

Starts: 24 Apr 2021Days: 2
House Sitting position in Clayton, Victoria

Clayton, Victoria

I live in a 2 bedroom apartment with my 10 month old Pomeranian, Steve. I will be away for...

Starts: 30 Apr 2021Days: 16
House Sitting position in Mangalore, Victoria

Mangalore, Victoria

Hi my husband Geoff and myself Fay are going caravanning july1-30 2021. We live on 9 ha ....

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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 Brian and Raakel S

“ Hey guys just want to say thanks for a great experience we had recently in Bunbury WA house sitting for a lovely couple and their shy putty cat. We had a tremendous holiday in a beautiful part of Australia.” 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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With the growing demand for safe and suitable house sitters, Mindahome is regularly on TV and in the media.

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