Tara & Richard

Empty Nesters slowly traveling the world, one housesit at a time.

Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia

Reviews (7)

Sue

We were confident that our home and dogs would be in good hands when we read all the previous 5 star reviews which Tara and Rich had received. We had also

Witney, United Kingdom · 12 Mar - 04 Apr 2019
TONI

Great people to look after your pets!

Kingston Beach, TAS, Australia · 15 Dec - 29 Dec 2018
Lisa

Tara and Richard were first class house sitters. All you could ever want or need was handled easily and efficiently by these very nice and easy going folks

Alpine, OR, US · 29 Nov - 03 Dec 2018
Kerry

Tara and Richard have left the building and Sugar keeps looking for them! I guess they were a hit....They left the house in perfect condition and even left

Coquitlam, BC, Canada · 13 Nov - 21 Nov 2018
Deb

So glad to have met these great people, and have them as housesitter s and dog sitters in our home for 23 days. Not only did they take great care of

Aurora, IL, US · 03 Oct - 25 Oct 2018

About

(MORE REFERENCES BELOW) Hi! We are Tara and Richard. We are empty-nesters, slowly travelling the world, one housesit at a time. I'm a writer (both fictional and travel blogger) and photographer. Rich is my trusted sidekick, keeping our

Why we want to house sit

We are slowly travelling​ the world, one housesit at a time. As full-time travellers, we like to 'give back' as it were and allow others to travel without having to worry about their house and pets. We know how challenging that is

Our experience

House sitting relevant info: We are ex-homeowners (20 + years) of a few houses in the U.S. and when we moved to Australia, we rented a house in Sydney from 2013-2017. In March 2017 we began travelling full time, now that our 'nest' is

Pet care experience

  • Dogs
  • Cats
  • Poultry
  • Livestock
  • Small pets

Availability

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  • Available on these dates — get in touch to find out if they can sit for you

Preferred countries

  • Afghanistan
  • Algeria
  • American Samoa
  • Angola
  • Anguilla
  • Antarctica

Profile details

Age
Tara 50 and Richard 50
Occupation
Writer - Blogger & Fictional and Writer, Editor
Travelling
With a partner