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.


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!


From Kangaroo Island to Tropical North Queensland – Sheree & David’s house sitting journey

For Sheree & David, travelling around Australia had always been the dream.


Featured homeowner profile - Karen & Neil

Like many owners using house sitters for the first time, Karen and Neil were understandably a bit nervous about how it would go however, their fears were put to rest as soon as they met their house sitters.

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I just want to thank you now for your excellent service and all the wonderful people, places and animals I have been able to enjoy over the years. Aussie House sitters is easily the best house minding service on the internet, and I wish you more success in the future. Nicholas

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