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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

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Experienced Pet Sitter

I have been sitting pets in my own home in Cairns for some time now and just love meeting the variety of characters...

House Sitter:  Happily retired couple

Happily retired couple

We are Irene and Frank, a retired couple originally from Canberra. We have spent the past 40+ years moving around...

House Sitter:  Kristin Steenkamp

Kristin Steenkamp

Hi, I am in my third year studying occupational therapy at WSU. I am an easy-going, friendly and enthusiastic person...

House Sitter:  Deb and Tony

Deb and Tony

Hi, Tony and I are both semi-retired, having worked in schools for almost 20 years (we both have current Qld...

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Latest Homes

House Sitting position in Richmond, Victoria

Richmond, Victoria

I live centrally in a ground floor apartment in Richmond just offBurnley Street. The...

Starts: 17 Dec 2021Days: 29
House Sitting position in Wamberal, New South Wales

Wamberal, New South Wales

Hi, we have a two story home located in Wamberal, Central Coast 3 bedrooms upstairs and 1...

Starts: 1 Apr 2022Days: 8
House Sitting position in Googong, New South Wales

Googong, New South Wales

Looking for a house and dog sitter over the Christmas/new year period. We have a 3 bedroom...

Starts: 24 Dec 2021Days: 16
House Sitting position in Sunshine Beach, Queensland

Sunshine Beach, Queensland

Lovely home in Sunshine beach with a pool. Close to Noosa Junction, and the National...

Starts: 18 Feb 2022Days: 10
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By our Home Owners

testimonial by Kerry D

“ Just back from overseas and house immaculate and cat happy. Can't recommend this service highly enough especially Susan who looked after our little darling so well.” Read more

By our House Sitters

testimonial by Katie O

“ Yes we stumbled across a wonderful sitter’s position in Nana Glen just outside Coffs Harbour. As it turned out they had 2 horses for us to sit as well. As we had both had a lot of experience with horses over the years we were only too pleased to accept the job. The General and Ballerina were exceptional horses...” 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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