Derek & Sue

Active, happy, non smoking, pet loving couple who love meeting people. We are reliable

Cootamundra, NSW, Australia
5 Reviews

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5 external references

Reviews (5)


Derek & Sue were excellent, you could not ask for more. Our two dogs were very well looked after and I suspect, sorry to see Derek and Sue depart. When we

Cessnock, NSW, Australia · 24 Feb - 16 Mar 2020

Derek and Sue, were all we could hope for in house sitters. They looked after our house, garden, chooks and dog superbly. It wasn't an easy task to look

Bendigo, VIC, Australia · 28 Dec 2019 - 26 Jan 2020

Derek and Sue looked after our property between 7/11/19 - 20/12/19. In summary, we could not have been happier with their performance on every measure. They

Hamilton Valley, NSW, Australia · 07 Nov - 20 Dec 2019

Derek & Sue were without question the "best" house sitters we have ever had. At all times they were highly professional and conscientious. When we returned

Cessnock, NSW, Australia · 10 May - 11 Jun 2019

Derek and Sue were excellent pet sitters. They were careful and considerate of the house leaving it in spotless condition. The animals were well looked after

Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia · 13 Jan - 04 Feb 2018

References (5)

Iain and Vicky

We have known Derek and Sue for over ten years. Having met them through our children's school we know the family very well. Derek and Sue are a great couple

Character reference · 13 August 2017


So, what can we tell you about ourselves? Derek loves history and enjoys exploring the historical background to the places he visits. As a retired commercial property lawyer, thinking things through and examining them from all sides are

Why we want to house sit

Travelling, exploring new places and meeting new people is always a delight. We are very keen to live like a local and see beyond the tourist trail. Having stayed in all kinds of accommodation across the world we have found the most

Our experience

We are responsible people, experienced in caring for property and animals and come to housesitting as people who have welcomed house sitters into our own home to care for our cats. Therefore we know how much it matters to engage the right

Pet care experience

  • Dogs
  • Cats
  • Fish
  • Poultry
  • Livestock
  • Birds
  • Small pets


September 2020
October 2020
  • Available on these dates — get in touch to find out if they can sit for you

Preferred countries

  • Australia

Profile details

Derek 55 and Sue 56
Property lawyer, law teacher, consultant and Seamstress
With a partner