Aussie House Sitters

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House Sitting Blog

Embracing the nomadic lifestyle: House sitting full-time

In a world where the traditional concept of home and work is constantly evolving, more and more people are discovering the allure of house sitting as a full-time lifestyle.


House sitting as a family - Claire & Ben’s story

Claire & Ben are a self-employed couple with two daughters aged 10 and 13 who just adore animals. They started house sitting journey in 2012 in New Zealand as a way to travel.


How to make your pet famous on social media: A guide to pet influencer stardom

In today's online age, social media has become a powerful tool. And it's not just humans - pets are also making a name for themselves as social media influencers.


Housesitting locally: 4 reasons to become a tourist in your own city

Housesitting is the ideal way to travel on a budget, experience new places and live like a local anywhere in the world. But have you ever thought of doing it in your own city?


Sue, Steve & Toby - The travelling trio

Sue and Steve are a couple from country Victoria who were keen to make the most of their post-work life. When it came to the idea of travelling, leaving behind their beloved dog Toby was out of the question.


Understanding our new review system

Reviews are a lovely way to reward both house sitters and homeowners following a house sit. Reviews appear on a sitter’s profile adding credibility, helping to build trust and can also help to secure future house sits.


Betty & Peter – A house sitting wonder couple

Betty & Peter are two of our longest serving house sitters who between them have racked up an incredible 177 house sits. That must be some kind of record!

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We have loved this lifestyle, looking after beautiful animals & making lovely new friends, most of whom we still keep in touch with. Aussie House sitters is a great site & so easy to utilise. Campbell and Lynette

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