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Explore Sydney – The best things to do for free

With an overabundance of things to see and do, Sydney is the perfect base for day trips and weekends away. Check out our snapshot of the best things to do for free in the harbour city.

 

What's the hardest thing about house sitting?

Being a a house sitter can bring some challenges. Our experienced house sitters share the main challenges they have faced during their house sitting adventures.

 

The pros and cons of travelling with a dog

In 2018, Michelle and Graham from the NSW South Coast hitched up the caravan, and together with their Maltese cross, Bella, they headed off.

 

A three-year trip around Australia with no plans

Michelle and Graham always knew what they wanted to do once they retired – rent out their home, buy a caravan, grab the dog and get on the road – with no plans.

 

Pets can give you the best reviews - Dale's story

Dale joined Aussie House Sitters to experience the freedom and change of pace of life on the road. What he didn’t realise was that the pets would end up being his biggest advocates.

 

How to have a magical trip without breaking the bank

How do you get the most out of your trip on a budget? Sometimes, the less money you spend on your trip, the longer it can be. Here are our top budget travel tips.

 

Discover the joys of travelling local

Due to the pandemic, travel looks very different right now. But it needn’t be all doom and gloom. Exploring your own backyard has many advantages, not least of which is forming a stronger connection to the place we call home.

 
 
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Your new site is AWESOME just love it keep up the great job your doing. We have had back to back house sitting since April 2012, thanks. Denis & Jan

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