CURRENT familieS

THIS IS A SELECTION OF AUSTRALIAN HOST FAMILIES seeking au pairs.

Family Name: Angus

Reference: 8565
State: NSW
Suburb: Kangaroo Valley

Start date: January 2018
Number of children: 4

Ages of girls:  1 and 8 years

Ages of boys:  5 and 7 years

Number of adults: 2

Pets: 15 chickens and donkeys
Weekly duty hours: 40

Weekly salary:  $480 plus $500 completion bonus

Duties required: childcare, light domestic

Driving requirement: Occasional pick up and drop off to school and activities

Local points of interest: Located on a beautiful property in Kangaroo Valley, 15 minutes outside the township. Our backyard is full of kangaroos, wallabies, echidnas, platypus and countless other wildlife.We also have cattle and sheep on the property as well as our own vineyard. The au pair accomodation is connected but separate  to the main house. It has a king bed, lounge , ensuite and tea/coffee making facilities. The house itself has stunning views down the valley as well as a lap pool and spa. 

 

Family Name: Anita

Reference: 8549
State: WA
Suburb: Leederville, Perth

Start date: January 2018
Number of children: 2

Ages of girls:  4 years

Ages of boys: 8 months

Number of adults: 2

Pets: 1 cat
Weekly duty hours: 20

Weekly salary:  $200 plus $500 completion bonus

Duties required: childcare, light domestic

Driving requirement: Occasional drop off to school.

Local points of interest: Lake Monger, City Beach, Kings Park, Cottlesloe and nearby Subiaco with cafes and restaurants. Centrally located 5-10 minutes from city and so everything is close by.

 

Family Name: Kate

Reference: 8105`
State: NSW
Suburb: Caniaba

Start date: January 2018
Number of children: 2

Ages of girls:  19 months

Ages of boys:  4 years

Number of adults: 2

Pets: 2 dogs
Weekly duty hours: 34

Weekly salary:  $350 plus $500 completion bonus

Duties required: childcare, light domestic

Driving requirement: No

Local points of interest: Regional area, country NSW. Caniaba is a suburb of Lismore. Lismore is a popular tourist destination with a population of 42,000 people.

 

Family Name: William

Reference: 8543
State: NSW
Suburb: Bowral

Start date: January 2018
Number of children: 1

Ages of girls:  2 years

Number of adults: 2

Pets: 2 dogs
Weekly duty hours: 35

Weekly salary:  $350 plus $500 completion bonus

Duties required: childcare, light domestic

Driving requirement: No

Local points of interest: Bowral is south of Sydney and is a very and popular tourist destination with many sites including museums, wineries, restaurants, and beautiful country side. The train station is 15 minutes walk down the road with hourly trains to Sydney and Canberra.

 

Family Name: Alex

Reference: 8569
State: ACT
Suburb: Gordon

Start date: January 2018
Number of children: 2

Ages of girls:  5 and 7 years

Number of adults:  2

Pets: 1 dog
Weekly duty hours: 20

Weekly salary: $200 plus $500 completion bonus

Duties required: childcare, light domestic

Driving requirement: Occasionally taking children to lessons and appointments.

Local points of interest: We live opposite a park and a lake, which have native animals living there (Kangaroos, wombats, swans, lizards and frogs). A 10 minute walk to a river which you can swim in. The local small shopping centre is 1 km away, with the large regional shopping centre about 7 kms away. This centre also has a library, cinema, restaurants and gyms. The city centre is 20 km away. In the city are National attractions like museums, galleries, many restaurants and cultural exhibits. The bus stop is 300 m away.

 

Family Name: Meg

Reference: 8576
State: NT
Suburb: Sarwin

Start date: January / February 2018
Number of children: 2

Ages of boys: 3 and 5 years

Number of adults: 

Pets: 1 dog and fish
Weekly duty hours: 30

Weekly salary:  $250 plus $500 completion bonus

Duties required: childcare, light domestic

Driving requirement: No

Local points of interest: Casurina shopping centre and beach are in walking distance with bus stop nearby.

 

Family Name: Brittany

Reference: 8547
State: NSW
Suburb: McMahons Point

Start date: February2018
Number of children: 1

Ages of boys:  1 year

Number of adults: 2

Pets: no
Weekly duty hours: 28

Weekly salary:  $300 plus $500 completion bonus

Duties required: childcare, light domestic

Driving requirement: Occasionally for recreational activities

Local points of interest: We live in the northern suburbs of Sydney with public transport readily accessible. The main attractions of Sydney will be either in walking or short transit distance.

 

Family Name: Bridget

Reference: 8579
State: WA
Suburb: Ellenbrook Perth

Start date: February 2018
Number of children: 1

Ages of boys:  14 years

Number of adults: 2

Pets: 2 dogs
Weekly duty hours: 40

Weekly salary:  $250 to $300 plus $500 completion bonus

Duties required: childcare, light domestic

Driving requirement: no

Local points of interest: 40 minutes to the beach, 30 minutes to 3 big shopping centres, 15 minutes to Swan Valley winery region, 40 minutes to Perth city, 10 minutes to local gyms, golf club and 2 minutes walk to bus stop.

 

Family Name: Sharnce

Reference: 8571
State: Waramanga
Suburb: ACT

Start date: February 2018
Number of children: 1

Ages of boys: 3  years

Number of adults: 2

Pets: 2 dogs
Weekly duty hours: 38

Weekly salary:  $280 plus $500 completion bonus

Duties required: childcare, light domestic

Driving requirement: yes

Local points of interest: Questacon, National Arboretum, National Zoo and Aquarium, Mount Ainslie Lookout, National library of 

 Australia, Botanic Gardens.

Family Name: Leanne

Reference: 8560
State: Queensland
Suburb: Surat

Start date: February2018
Number of children: 3

Ages of girls:  newborn twins

Ages of boys:  2 years

Number of adults: 2

Pets: 2 work dogs and horses
Weekly duty hours: 35

Weekly salary:  $350 plus $500 completion bonus

Duties required: childcare, light domestic

Driving requirement: yes

Local points of interest: Unique experience living on a working cattle station. Rural town is 10 minutes away with basic requirements. Balconne River borders the property, fishing and swimming. 10 minutes to local town with public swimming pool, pub and store. Roma is 1 hour away- a larger town with all services, cinemas etc. 

Country events- rodeos, horse events, country horse races.

 

Family Name: Benita

Reference: 8570
State: Queensland
Suburb: Goondiwindi

Start date: February 2018
Number of children: 4

Ages of boys: 3, 4, 7 and 9 years

Number of adults: 2

Pets: 1 cat and outside dogs
Weekly duty hours: 35

Weekly salary:  $290 plus $500 completion bonus

Duties required: childcare, light domestic

Driving requirement: yes, taking children to after school activities, activities for toddler, driving to shops.

Local points of interest: Goondoowindi is a well-established border town (Queensland /NSW) sitting on the banks of the Macintyre River. It is a friendly and relaxing town with excellent amenities and facilities, great restaurants and cafes, shops and a warm country hospitality.

 

Family Name: Ujwala

Reference: 8452
State: NSW
Suburb: St Ives

Start date: February 2018
Number of children: 2

Ages of girls:  3 and 4 years

Number of adults: 2

Pets: no
Weekly duty hours: 35

Weekly salary:  $250 plus $500 completion bonus

Duties required: childcare, light domestic

Driving requirement: no

Local points of interest: Lovely leafy Sydney suburb, 30 minutes from the city and beaches, public transport within walking distance.

 

Family Name: Sonia

Reference: 8574
State: NSW
Suburb: Tumbi Umbi

Start date: January 2018
Number of children: 2

Ages of girls:  9 and 14 years

Number of adults: 2

Pets: 2 dogs and chickens
Weekly duty hours: 20-30

Weekly salary:  $200-$300 plus $500 completion bonus

Duties required: childcare, light domestic

Driving requirement: Drop off and pick up from school and activities

Local points of interest: Property on 3 acres with plenty of room to have fun for the kids, 10 minutes away from the beach and 1.5 hours from Sydney. Shopping centre is 10 minutes away, gym 2 minutes away, bus stop is at top of street, 5 minute bus ride to trian station or 30 minute walk. Train goes to Sydney CBD,

 

Family Name: Kate

Reference: 8582
State: WA
Suburb: Helena Valley

Start date: January 2018
Number of children: 2

Ages of girls:  4 years

Ages of boys: 3  years

Number of adults: 1

Pets: 2 dogs
Weekly duty hours: 36

Weekly salary:  $250 plus $500 completion bonus

Duties required: childcare, light domestic

Driving requirement: Yes school drop off and pick up

Local points of interest: Large block with trampoline, veggie patch and fruit trees, located close to Perth Hill, where there are wineries, 8 minutes to public transport.

 

Family Name: Samantha

Reference: 8580
State: Victoria
Suburb: Hawthorn East

Start date: January 2018
Number of children: 3

Ages of boys:  2, 4 and 11 years

Number of adults: 2

Pets: 1 dog
Weekly duty hours: 35

Weekly salary:  $300 plus $500 completion bonus

Duties required: childcare, light domestic

Driving requirement: Yes, pre-school drop off and pick up  and activities

Local points of interest: Close to shops, cinema, cafes all within a 15 minute walk. Tram and train 10 minutes walk. Melbourne CBD is a 15 minute train ride.

 

Family Name: James

Reference: 8581
State: NSW
Suburb: Tabbita (near Griffith)

Start date: February 2018
Number of children: 1

Ages of girls:  17 months

Number of adults: 2

Pets: 2 dogs
Weekly duty hours: 30

Weekly salary:  $350 plus $500 completion bonus

Duties required: childcare, light domestic

Driving requirement: Yes, day care pick up and drop off

Local points of interest: Griffith is not your average country town. It has a strong Italian influence and is only 15 minutes away.

Griffith has a lot of shops, beauty salons, movies, bowling, pubs, restaurants and nature surrounding it. All amenities within a 15 minute walk, tram and train 10 minutes walk, Melbourne CBD is 115 minutes away by train. 

 

Family Name: Sally

Reference: 8591
State: QLD
Suburb: Camp Hill

Start date: March/April
Number of children: 2

Ages of girls:  4 years

Ages of boys: 2 years

Number of adults: 2

Pets: 1 dog
Weekly duty hours: 40

Weekly salary:  $300 plus $500 completion bonus

Duties required: childcare, light domestic

Driving requirement: Yes, day care pick up and drop off, activities.

Local points of interest: Brisbane is a great city with warm weather and close to lots of beaches.

 

Family Name: Cicely

Reference: 8492
State: Queensland
Suburb: Kirwan

Start date: January 2018
Number of children: 4

Ages of girls: 3 and 7 years

Ages of boys: 2 and 6 years

Number of adults: 2

Pets: no
Weekly duty hours: 35

Weekly salary: $250 plus $500 completion bonus

Duties required: childcare, light domestic

Driving requirement: yes, automatic

Local points of interest: We live in Townsville on the Great barrier Reef. 15 minute drive to  beach, 2 minute drive to nearest shopping centre, 3.5 hour drive to Port Douglas (best place for snorkelling).

 

Family Name: Alice

Reference: 8430
State: ACT
Suburb: Casey

Start date: January 2018
Number of children: 2

Ages of girls: 12 months

Ages of boys: 2.5 years

Number of adults: 2

Pets: 1 dog
Weekly duty hours: 20-25

Weekly salary: $200 plus $500 completion bonus

Duties required: childcare, light domestic

Driving requirement: yes, automatic

Local points of interest: Home is located approximately 15km from Canberra CBD, 500m walk to nearest bus stop.

 

Family Name: Yumani

Reference: 8600
State: NSW
Suburb: Croyden

Start date: January 2018
Number of children: 2

Ages of girls: 18 months

Ages of boys: 7 years

Number of adults: 2

Pets: 1 dog
Weekly duty hours: 35-40

Weekly salary: $300 plus $500 completion bonus

Duties required: childcare, light domestic

Driving requirement: No

Local points of interest: Home is located close to the train station, 7km to Sydney CBD.

 

Family Name: Subo

Reference: 8599
State: NSW
Suburb: Epping

Start date: January 2018
Number of children: 2

Ages of girls: 4.5 years

Ages of boys: 7 years

Number of adults: 2

Pets: No
Weekly duty hours: 20+

Weekly salary: $200+  plus $500 completion bonus

Duties required: childcare, light domestic

Driving requirement: No

Local points of interest: Home is located close to the train station, short trip to Sydney CBD.