Babysitting

If you need to arrange a babysitter during your stay on Hamilton Island, you may like to contact one of the babysitters below who have asked us to advertise their services on our website.  Hamilton Island do not accept a fee for this service and do so only as a convenience for guests.

Please be aware that if you engage a babysitter, it is a private arrangement between you and the babysitter and Hamilton Island is not responsible for the services provided, nor for the accuracy of any of the information supplied by babysitters on our website.

Booking a babysitter is easy, simply follow the steps below:

  1. Select a babysitter from the list below or using your smartphone, click the ‘Message all Babysitters’ button, to send a message to all babysitters.

  2. When messaging the babysitter(s) make sure you include a summary of the date, time and number of children required for babysitting.

  3. Allow up to 48 hours for a response. If you do not receive a reply this means that there are no babysitters available.

Claire D

Blue Card, Qualified Early Childhood Educator with 20 years + experience. First Aid, CPR and asthma and anaphylaxis certified. Experience with children from birth to 12 years.
Availability: Text for availability.
Rates: Start from $25 depending on number of children and specific dates.

Isabelle H

Blue Card. Over 10 years experience nannying overseas with all age groups. Worked in kids clubs in Australia. Dancing and sports coach for children.
Availability: Please text for availability.
Rates: Start from $25 depending on number of children and specific dates.

Caroline G

Blue card. Working with children card. Mum of 5 children and grandmother of 4 boys. Confident with all ages and with special needs children. Happy to help with meal and bath times.
Availability: Day and evening - 7 days
Rates: Start from $25 depending on number of children and specific dates.

Chelsea

Blue Card, experience working with children of all ages.
Availability: Text for availability
Rates: Start from $25 depending on number of children and specific dates.

Jamie T

Blue card, yellow card, first Aid and CPR. High energy, loving and creative. Studying Bachelor Occupational Therapy (paediatrics). 6 years babysitting experience and working with kids at school. 
Availability: Please text for availability 
Rates: $25 and up depending on number or children and dates.

Abby W

Blue Card, First Aid, Bachelor’s in Primary Ed. & Early Childhood. 8 years of experience working with all ages and holding roles as a Group Leader, Educational Leader and Primary School Teacher. 
Availability: Please text for availability 
Rates: Start from $25 depending on number of children and specific dates 

Lexi

First Aid, CPR, and Blue Card. 5 years experience. Comfortable with all ages and large groups. Loves kids. Happy to do bath and meal times. Experience teaching English online to children.
Availability: Available every night, text for days
Rates: Start from $25 depending on number of children and specific dates.

Mima

Blue card, Certificate 3 in childcare with 5 years babysitting and 2yrs nannying experience. Comfortable with all ages.
Availability: Text for availability.
Rates: Start from $25 depending on number of children and specific dates.

Eliza C

Blue card, over 10 years babysitting and child minding experience, comfortable with all ages.
Availability: Text for availability.
Rates: Start from $25 depending on number of children and specific dates.

Ange

Current blue card and first aid certificate. Currently works at the local school and has experience with all ages. Ange has lived on the island for over 20 years and is a mother of 2 teenage children.
Availability: Week nights from 5pm. Text for availability.
Rates: Start from $25 depending on number of children and specific dates.

Claire

Blue Card. Experience working and babysitting with children of all ages. Nannying overseas for 2 years.
Availability: Please text for availability
Rates: Start from $25 depending on number of children and specific dates.

Isabel

Blue card, first aid & bronze medallion. Experience as a primary school teacher's aide and 4 years babysitting on the island. Comfortable with all ages. Enjoys fun indoor/outdoor activities.
Availability: Can do daytime or night, please text for availability.
Rates: Start from $25 depending on number of children and specific dates.

Beverly R

Blue card, mother of 4 children, experience with special needs children, happy to help with meal and bath times. 
Availability: 7am - 7pm, Monday - Friday
Rates: Start from $25 depending on number of children and specific dates.

Margaret Scott

Blue card, first aid, CPR, asthma and anaphylaxis trained and has a bachelor of early childhood.  
Availability: Text for availability.
Rates: Start from $25 depending on number of children and specific dates.

Elsie R

Studying primary school teaching. 6 years childcare experience. High energy, reliable and loves working with children. Blue card, first aid, CPR, asthma and anaphylaxis.
Availability: After 5:30pm Tues-Sun. Available all day Monday  
Rates: Start from $25 depending on number of children and specific dates.

Kate T

Blue card, 10 year babysitting experience, 2 years’ experience babysitting on Hamilton Island, outdoor instructor at kids camp, comfortable with all ages.
Availability: 7 days a week, all hours
Rates: Start from $25 depending on number of children and specific dates.

Elean

Blue Card. I have lived & worked on island for 9 years, doing babysitting over the past few years. Experienced with all ages & have grown children.
Availability: Nightly after 6pm.
Rates: Start from $25 depending on number of children and specific dates.

Katrina L

Blue Card, CPR, First Aid, trained in Water Safety (Lifeguard Certificate). Studying Bachelor of Nursing. Comfortable with children 2 years+. Speak fluent Spanish and English.
Availability: Please text me for availability.
Rates: Start from $25 depending on number of children and specific dates.

Anna B

3 years' experience as a teacher aide working with children with special needs. Blue card, First aid/CPR, asthma and anaphylaxis, seizure and midazolam training. Comfortable with all ages.
Availability: Please text for availability.
Rates: Start from $25 depending on number of children and specific dates.

Anja

Blue Card. Over 10 years+ experience with children of all ages, including volunteering with Disability Services Australia.  New to Hamilton Island but long time local to the Whitsundays with Events and Weddings background.  Please don’t hesitate to contact me in any regard or any occasion desired.
Availability: Please text for availability.
Rates: Start from $25 depending on number of children and specific dates.

Alice

Blue Card. Over 10 years' experience as a nanny overseas, group leader in day care and team leader in resort holiday clubs. Experience babysitting children of all ages. 
Availability: Every night after 5pm.
Rates: Start from $25 depending on number of children and specific dates.

Matthew B

Blue card; Experience working with children over 4 years old as a snowboard instructor and at basketball camps. 
Availability: Text for availability.
Rates: Start from $25 depending on number of children and specific dates.

Rabeea

Blue Card. 6 years on island, mum of two small children aged 2 and 6. Experience with disabilities.
Availability: Please text for availability.
Rates: Start from $25 depending on number of children and specific dates.

 

Alina R

Blue card, First Aid and CPR trained, 7 years experience with all ages, especially below 24 months. Very creative when it comes to keeping the little ones busy. Speaks fluent French and English.
Availability: Some full days but particularly evenings.
Rates: Start from $25 depending on number of children and specific dates.

Jade

Blue Card. First Aid. Oldest of 8 Children and 12 years experience including infants and multiple children. Happy to help with meal and bath times if necessary.
Availability: Evenings from 5pm. All day Tues, Fri and Sat.
Rates: Start from $25 depending on No. of children and dates. 

Belinda

Blue Card. Current First Aid. Previous babysitting experience and Mum to 3 young children.
Availability: Nightly after 6pm.
Rates: Start from $25 depending on number of children and specific dates.

Jess D

Blue card, qualified in Early Learning, First Aid and CPR, Food Safety and Sun Safety. 8 years experience. Experience with ages from birth to 14 years.
Availability: Text for availability
Rates: Start from $25 depending on number of children and specific dates.

Should you have any difficulty contacting your babysitter close to the event please use the ‘Feedback’ button below.