Sharyn & Tim

Australian freelance writer - travelling the world, one house at a time.

Brisbane, QLD, Australia

Reviews (21)


Sharyn is an absolute professional at both house and petsitting. She was our first-ever person from TrustedHousesitters, and I was a nervous wreck about

San Francisco, CA, US · 18 Sep - 26 Sep 2019
Kelsey & Ben

Sharyn and Tim were a delight to have at our apartment taking care of our two kitties. They were kind, caring and made sure to ask questions when necessary

Oakland, CA, US · 12 Sep - 16 Sep 2019

Sharyn and Tim were absolutely amazing! I came home to happy kitties that really loved spending time with the two of them. ( I think they wanted them as new

Oakland, CA, US · 25 Aug - 02 Sep 2019

Sharyn and Tim were absolutely great! They took care of our home, our furbabies and our plants as if it were their own and we came home to a perfectly clean

Alameda, CA, US · 16 Aug - 26 Aug 2019

Sharyn and Tim did an excellent job, taking care of Kush the cat and our home. We received regular updates and had no worries about anything. The weather in

Calgary, AB, Canada · 26 Apr - 03 Jun 2019

References (3)


Sharyn and I have been friends and colleagues for over 10 years. When we were going overseas for several weeks, we asked Sharyn and Tim if they would be

House & pet sitting reference · 30 January 2017


I'm an Australian freelance writer that can't seem to stay in one place for long. My husband Tim and I have visited over 130 countries around the world and we're looking forward to seeing many more. We love to visit new places and learn

Why we want to house sit

Tim and I are semi-retired, with a passive income that funds our why stop in one spot? We love meeting new people and exploring new communities. Housesitting allows us to do that while contributing to other people's

Our experience

In the past, I've been a housesitter for friends - Tended their gardens and looked after their pets where they had them. Their comments when they returned "Wow the place looks better and cleaner than when we left!" Since starting with

Pet care experience

  • Dogs
  • Cats
  • Fish
  • Small pets


October 2019
November 2019
  • Available on these dates — get in touch to find out if they can sit for you

Preferred countries

  • Afghanistan
  • Aland Islands
  • Albania
  • Algeria
  • American Samoa
  • Andorra

Profile details

Sharyn 53 and Tim 58
Freelance Writer - author- editor
With a partner