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Any parent knows that having a baby doesn’t change the demands of everyday life. 24/7 parenting can drive even the strongest of us over the edge – usually around the time they reject the 3rd version of dinner you just made!

That’s why doing things without the kids around can sometimes be the best of ideas. Buying a little time by hiring a babysitter can help you do something fun again. Or something you’ve been putting off for a while. Even just doing as little as possible can be exactly what the doctor ordered to recharge those batteries.

And that’s where Airtasker comes in. Within a few short minutes, you can create a task that specifies exactly what kind of babysitting services you need. You can say when and where you need them, and suggest how much you’re willing to pay for babysitting. Then you’ll get offers from professional Taskers with their qualifications, experience and availability.

All you need do then is choose the one you want! Keep an eye out for great reviews, badges that show verified licenses (like the Working With Children badge) and high Completion Rates.

Then after you’ve got some babysitting sorted, that’s the time you can go about ticking off the rest of that to-do list!

Need something from the shops? Get a Tasker to help deliver. House look like a tornado’s passed through? Get a Tasker to help with the cleaning. How does someone to do the cooking sound? Find a Tasker to do a week’s worth of cooking in one swoop.

Whatever it is you need done, get it done on Airtasker.

Recent Babysitting tasks near you

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I need babysitting

Mornington, VIC
9 Oct 2018
$55

Tomorrow October 10 from 3pm to 5.30pm for my 7 month old. Based in Mornington

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We have 3 beautiful girls , 5 ,3 years and 18 months old. We are looking for mother helper who s local in the area and reliable, who can attend to the kids while my wife attend to other matters at home and study. My wife will be at home or the garden...so you will not be left alone with 3 kids....so mainly play and learn for 3~4 hours

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Children mascot

Dawes Point, NSW
7 Oct 2018
$25

Needing someone to fill a pj mask cat boy costume for a 3rd bday. Able to paint with the kids and be my sons best friend for the hours ur hired. Play games, blow bubbles, etc as cat boy. Needs to learn cat boy phrases and song. * must love kids * must be bubbly * must have working with children check * male or female is ok Party is Located in Campbelltown, car needed to get here. Per hour $25 Possible to extend to 4 hr Welcome to enjoy party after working with a beer or wine etc

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Babysitter needed

Kurraba Point, NSW
5 Oct 2018
$60

Looking for someone who is after regular work as I constantly need babysitting, cleaning and organising services. I have put four hours as that is what is currently needed but might be more. 12-4pm tomorrow for a paid trial. If happy, more hours will be provided on a regular basis at $15 per hour. There is a need some weeks for up to 25 hours

Brenda was great and I will be utilising her services again.
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I need babysitting

Melbourne, VIC
4 Oct 2018
$150

4 kids oldest two are old enough to look after themselves will just be on their laptops and iPads . 2 and 4 year old that need dinner bath and bed. Overnight

Michaela is absolutely fantastic I couldn’t have found a better babysitter to watch the kids!. I just want to take her back to Perth she’s that great! Thanks you so much really appreciate it .
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Babysitting

Caroline Springs, VIC
20 Sep 2018
$45

Hi need a babysitter to look after my two little ones on Fridat night . The boys are 6 and 8.

Very professional was happy with her service.
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Baby Sitter

South Brisbane, QLD
11 Sep 2018
$50

A baby sitter required from 530pm-9pm tomorrow night. Taking care of 2 boys a 6 yo and a 11 year old. Southbank location.

Anna looked after our two boys. She did an amazing job, brought toys for them to play with, cooked them dinner and when we came home, the house was beautiful and clean. We will be using Anna in the future definately. A kind soul.
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Babysitter

Dulwich Hill, NSW
7 Sep 2018
$448

2 x 8 hr shifts required for bright friendly polite 8 year old girl. Both starting at 4pm until midnight. A Friday and a Sunday. Prefer same person.

Karel looked after my daughter for 2 eight hour shifts . She was on time, friendly, professional and my daughter enjoyed her company. She put her to bed on time and follow my instructions to the letter. I highly recommend her for any babysitting roles.
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Babysitting

Coolangatta, QLD
23 Aug 2018
$150

Look after a 2 year old from 17:30 till 24:00

Amazing caring professional punctual reliable ...would book her again...and this rating comes from a fussy nurse /mother of a 2 year old
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Babysitter

Henley, NSW
16 Aug 2018
$80

Looking for a babysitter for my 1 year old at 6:00pm. He’s an amazing sleeper and will likely sleep through the job

Nur was very helpful

We are attending a wedding 👉 next to a park and require 10 children ages 5 to 13 to be supervised with soccer football and other ball games this Friday from 1pm to 5pm

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Urgent babysitter required

Lalor Park, NSW
7 Oct 2018
$60

I need a babysitter urgently and will pay you on the spot. I am a newly single mum with no family close by and really need to work to support my little family. I've had ladies bail on me and I need a reliable babysitter that's drives and can commit. If you do not drive, I can pick you up and drop you home if you're located close to Lalor Park, Blacktown. I work a few evenings a week. Days vary and will confirm with you a week prior. I do however need someone urgently for Tomorrow (Monday) afternoon from 3.30pm until 9pm. Usually from 7pm until 12pm sometimes overnight will be required. The price I'm offering is for tomorrow's shift of 5.5 hrs not multiple days of course. All I ask if for you to be punctual, trustworthy and reliable.

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Babysitter required

Ormond, VIC
5 Oct 2018
$10

babysitter required for up to one hour early mornings. ongoing role.

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Baby sitting

Kingscliff, NSW
4 Oct 2018
$60

Hi everyone We're looking for someone that can help look after our 1 year old daughter for a couple of hours during the day when needed. Must have experience with kids and be available during the day and use healthy, natural parenting methods and be in the kingscliff, casuarina, cabarita beach area as we would like to get to the stage where our daughter can be minded in the evenings/weekends in the future. Only serious people that tick all the boxes above apply

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Help with baby and house work

Surry Hills, NSW
25 Sep 2018
$80

My wife has a back spasm and needs some help with the baby and light house work. From 8:30am till around 3pm..

Thanks Jay
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EMERGENCY BABYSITTER NEEDED

Lane Cove, NSW
17 Sep 2018
$300

We require a babysitter ASAP as my 2yo has croup (on Redipred medicine and on the mend but can’t go to daycare). My 4.5yr old has a disability and needs to go see his surgeon today as well as his music therapy class. I am sick (worn out! not contagious as I am on antibiotics for a cold that I couldn’t shake off). Prefer an experienced babysitter, someone who is helpful around the house and loves children. *Duties including feeding, changing nappies, basic tidying toys/after meals, entertaining children. *Must be good at following children’s routines

Thank you so much Emma for your help today! Emma helped me out for emergency care of my 2yo who had croup & couldn’t go to daycare. She was also excellent with my 4.5yr old who had multiple appointments in the day. Emma even stayed back and continued to support me throughout a stressful day as I was sick as well. Many thanks for your last minute help today Emma!
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Need a mother’s helper for the following: Sunday 9 September 7pm - 11pm Tuesday 11 September 6:30pm - 11pm You will he helping a family member look after 2 children aged 2.5yo and 6months Activities may include feeding, reading, changing etc. my son really loves books so be prepared to do a lot of reading and some craft activities Location: Flinders Wharf Waterfront Melbourne Apartments which are opposite the Melbourne Convention Centre

Angelica was fantastic, would definitely hire again.
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I am looking for a friendly and caring babysitter for today to start ASAP in Newport. Baby has been sent home from daycare due to a vomit but otherwise well. Father will be working from home for assistance.

Caring, professional, lovely caring for my 11 month old son.
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Looking for a kind, fun and children loving person to mind our boys while my hubbie and I go out to see a show and grab some dinner on 29 August between 6 pm and 11.30 pm.

My boys loved Sam! She is a fun and caring person, and taught kids origami!! We will definitely be inviting Sam again very soon.
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Child care

Port Melbourne, VIC
7 Aug 2018
$200

Babysitting Saturday 10 till Sunday 5pm. Staying at our house. Our son is 11 years old. It is for Saturday 18th till Sunday 19th August

Felycia was great. Very responsible and my son adored her.
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I need babysitting

Mornington, VIC
9 Oct 2018
$55

Tomorrow October 10 from 3pm to 5.30pm for my 7 month old. Based in Mornington

We are attending a wedding 👉 next to a park and require 10 children ages 5 to 13 to be supervised with soccer football and other ball games this Friday from 1pm to 5pm

avatar-url$45

We have 3 beautiful girls , 5 ,3 years and 18 months old. We are looking for mother helper who s local in the area and reliable, who can attend to the kids while my wife attend to other matters at home and study. My wife will be at home or the garden...so you will not be left alone with 3 kids....so mainly play and learn for 3~4 hours

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Urgent babysitter required

Lalor Park, NSW
7 Oct 2018
$60

I need a babysitter urgently and will pay you on the spot. I am a newly single mum with no family close by and really need to work to support my little family. I've had ladies bail on me and I need a reliable babysitter that's drives and can commit. If you do not drive, I can pick you up and drop you home if you're located close to Lalor Park, Blacktown. I work a few evenings a week. Days vary and will confirm with you a week prior. I do however need someone urgently for Tomorrow (Monday) afternoon from 3.30pm until 9pm. Usually from 7pm until 12pm sometimes overnight will be required. The price I'm offering is for tomorrow's shift of 5.5 hrs not multiple days of course. All I ask if for you to be punctual, trustworthy and reliable.

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Children mascot

Dawes Point, NSW
7 Oct 2018
$25

Needing someone to fill a pj mask cat boy costume for a 3rd bday. Able to paint with the kids and be my sons best friend for the hours ur hired. Play games, blow bubbles, etc as cat boy. Needs to learn cat boy phrases and song. * must love kids * must be bubbly * must have working with children check * male or female is ok Party is Located in Campbelltown, car needed to get here. Per hour $25 Possible to extend to 4 hr Welcome to enjoy party after working with a beer or wine etc

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Babysitter required

Ormond, VIC
5 Oct 2018
$10

babysitter required for up to one hour early mornings. ongoing role.

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Babysitter needed

Kurraba Point, NSW
5 Oct 2018
$60

Looking for someone who is after regular work as I constantly need babysitting, cleaning and organising services. I have put four hours as that is what is currently needed but might be more. 12-4pm tomorrow for a paid trial. If happy, more hours will be provided on a regular basis at $15 per hour. There is a need some weeks for up to 25 hours

Brenda was great and I will be utilising her services again.
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Baby sitting

Kingscliff, NSW
4 Oct 2018
$60

Hi everyone We're looking for someone that can help look after our 1 year old daughter for a couple of hours during the day when needed. Must have experience with kids and be available during the day and use healthy, natural parenting methods and be in the kingscliff, casuarina, cabarita beach area as we would like to get to the stage where our daughter can be minded in the evenings/weekends in the future. Only serious people that tick all the boxes above apply

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I need babysitting

Melbourne, VIC
4 Oct 2018
$150

4 kids oldest two are old enough to look after themselves will just be on their laptops and iPads . 2 and 4 year old that need dinner bath and bed. Overnight

Michaela is absolutely fantastic I couldn’t have found a better babysitter to watch the kids!. I just want to take her back to Perth she’s that great! Thanks you so much really appreciate it .
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Help with baby and house work

Surry Hills, NSW
25 Sep 2018
$80

My wife has a back spasm and needs some help with the baby and light house work. From 8:30am till around 3pm..

Thanks Jay
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Babysitting

Caroline Springs, VIC
20 Sep 2018
$45

Hi need a babysitter to look after my two little ones on Fridat night . The boys are 6 and 8.

Very professional was happy with her service.
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EMERGENCY BABYSITTER NEEDED

Lane Cove, NSW
17 Sep 2018
$300

We require a babysitter ASAP as my 2yo has croup (on Redipred medicine and on the mend but can’t go to daycare). My 4.5yr old has a disability and needs to go see his surgeon today as well as his music therapy class. I am sick (worn out! not contagious as I am on antibiotics for a cold that I couldn’t shake off). Prefer an experienced babysitter, someone who is helpful around the house and loves children. *Duties including feeding, changing nappies, basic tidying toys/after meals, entertaining children. *Must be good at following children’s routines

Thank you so much Emma for your help today! Emma helped me out for emergency care of my 2yo who had croup & couldn’t go to daycare. She was also excellent with my 4.5yr old who had multiple appointments in the day. Emma even stayed back and continued to support me throughout a stressful day as I was sick as well. Many thanks for your last minute help today Emma!
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Baby Sitter

South Brisbane, QLD
11 Sep 2018
$50

A baby sitter required from 530pm-9pm tomorrow night. Taking care of 2 boys a 6 yo and a 11 year old. Southbank location.

Anna looked after our two boys. She did an amazing job, brought toys for them to play with, cooked them dinner and when we came home, the house was beautiful and clean. We will be using Anna in the future definately. A kind soul.
avatar-url$100

Need a mother’s helper for the following: Sunday 9 September 7pm - 11pm Tuesday 11 September 6:30pm - 11pm You will he helping a family member look after 2 children aged 2.5yo and 6months Activities may include feeding, reading, changing etc. my son really loves books so be prepared to do a lot of reading and some craft activities Location: Flinders Wharf Waterfront Melbourne Apartments which are opposite the Melbourne Convention Centre

Angelica was fantastic, would definitely hire again.
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Babysitter

Dulwich Hill, NSW
7 Sep 2018
$448

2 x 8 hr shifts required for bright friendly polite 8 year old girl. Both starting at 4pm until midnight. A Friday and a Sunday. Prefer same person.

Karel looked after my daughter for 2 eight hour shifts . She was on time, friendly, professional and my daughter enjoyed her company. She put her to bed on time and follow my instructions to the letter. I highly recommend her for any babysitting roles.
avatar-url$150

I am looking for a friendly and caring babysitter for today to start ASAP in Newport. Baby has been sent home from daycare due to a vomit but otherwise well. Father will be working from home for assistance.

Caring, professional, lovely caring for my 11 month old son.
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Babysitting

Coolangatta, QLD
23 Aug 2018
$150

Look after a 2 year old from 17:30 till 24:00

Amazing caring professional punctual reliable ...would book her again...and this rating comes from a fussy nurse /mother of a 2 year old
avatar-url$150

Looking for a kind, fun and children loving person to mind our boys while my hubbie and I go out to see a show and grab some dinner on 29 August between 6 pm and 11.30 pm.

My boys loved Sam! She is a fun and caring person, and taught kids origami!! We will definitely be inviting Sam again very soon.
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Babysitter

Henley, NSW
16 Aug 2018
$80

Looking for a babysitter for my 1 year old at 6:00pm. He’s an amazing sleeper and will likely sleep through the job

Nur was very helpful
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Child care

Port Melbourne, VIC
7 Aug 2018
$200

Babysitting Saturday 10 till Sunday 5pm. Staying at our house. Our son is 11 years old. It is for Saturday 18th till Sunday 19th August

Felycia was great. Very responsible and my son adored her.

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