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Friederike
New | $220

Friederike

Looking in: Brighton, Northcote, Fitzroy North, Fitzroy, Brunswick East, Brunswick, South Yarra, Saint Kilda East, Saint Kilda, Prahran, Malvern, Kooyong, Hawthorn East, Elwood, Caulfield South, Caulfield North, Burwood, Box Hill South, Box Hill, Ashwood

Hi there! :) My name is Friederike and I'm a 25-year old literature student from Germany, moving to Melbourne to study Creative Writing at Deakin University! :) I love travelling and getting to know other countries: I've lived and worked as a barista in Auckland, New Zealand for a year after finishing school and also did a work internship in Reykjavík, Iceland last year. Apart from that, I travel and explore the world around me as much as I possibly can! My passions include yoga, all things creative, great coffee, books, vegetarian cooking and baking, listening to and making music (mostly metal and (punk) rock but I'm open-minded!), socialising in general as well as enjoying fresh air and the ocean. :) Concerning living with me, I love a good mix between socialising as flatmates and privacy. I'm quite ambitious about my studies and so I need my daily alone-and-quiet time - but at the same time, I enjoy cooking together/simultaneously and spending time together as flatmates! It's the cosiest thing ever, right? I also like being out and about during my free time and I'm not a "couch potato". When it comes to tidying and cleaning, a clean kitchen and bathroom are an absolute must for me. ;) If you can imagine living with me, drop me a message! I'm looking forward to getting to know you. :) ... oh and one last note: my preferred length of stay is in fact roughly 5 months but this website doesn't offer this option. :D

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Miri
New | $220

Miri

Looking in: Toorak, Saint Kilda, Preston, Parkville, North Melbourne, Northcote, Fitzroy, Coburg, Brunswick, Brighton

Hi y’all! I’m looking for a privit room. New to Melbourne, but I have lived in the Uk, Ireland, Germany for the last 4 years. So I have lived with people from various nationalities that means I’m fully understanding living with mates for sure :) Just exploring and traveling at the moment but my real Melbourne new life will have to start from next week. That’s why I’m looking for a room. I can describe myself tidy, neat, easygoing and open minded person. Can enjoy have a chat with anyone, quite like to have some dinner and drink or two with flatmates. But I’m also very respectful person. Came here for a year with working holiday visa. I can move in straight away as soon as you allowed me to move in. Please just feel free to message me. I’ll have enough time to have an inspection this week. Thanks.

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Joshua
Updated | $220

Joshua

Looking in: Princes Hill, Carlton North, Northcote, Fitzroy, Collingwood, Brunswick

I'll be moving to Melbourne first week of February to study Masters at RMIT Brunswick. I'm originally from Manila, Philippines but I've lived in London, France, and San Francisco. I spent a couple of months per year in Australia (particularly Brisbane) in the past 2 years. I've also travelled to different countries in between. I love travelling, exploring new places, going on an adventure, being outdoors, art, photography, local cafes and bars, working out, going to festivals, and good food and drinks (wine and gin are my go to). I'm easy going and likes to have a good laugh. I'm also very social but enjoy my own space and respect others'. I consider myself as clean and hygienic, and reliable when it comes to due payments.

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Mila
Updated | $250

Mila

Looking in: Thornbury, Reservoir, Preston, Coburg, Brunswick West, Brunswick East, South Yarra, Melbourne, Kew, Fitzroy, Collingwood, Carlton, Brunswick, Alphington

Studying double major in Environments at MelbUni, I tend to spend long hours at library. So when I am home, I like to cook or read a bit. Not a party fan nowadays due to my schedule. Also work part time as barista in a coffee shop. Plus I love making people laugh so I am willing to have a healthy social communication with my roommates. Also I like to have a clean house, so I am up to help in household duties.

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Adele
New | $375

Adele

Looking in: Thornbury, North Melbourne, Fitzroy, Collingwood, Carlton, Preston, Northcote, Fitzroy North, Clifton Hill, Carlton North, Brunswick

I returned to Melbourne a few months ago after living overseas for many years. I’m loving being back and reconnecting with old friends and all the good things Melbourne has to offer. My work is music-related; I’m a sound engineer and concert manager. I’ve picked up some great work since returning, and this year is looking good - my diary is certainly filling up. Accommodation-wise I’ve been doing a mix of house sitting and staying with friends for the last few months. I’m now looking for somewhere for the short term, possibly longer - it's all open to discussion - and preferably furnished. I know what it takes to share a home in terms of good communication and keeping things hassle-free, and I'd like to live somewhere where things are kept generally clean and tidy (as an ex-home helper I'm a dab hand with a dustpan and brush) and the place ticks along nicely. I'm probably more suited to living with over-30s. I can be quiet at times but am by no means antisocial. I enjoy reading, music, science and nature and derive ridiculous amounts of pleasure from cryptic crosswords. Don't let that put you off, though! I like to have a natter and a laugh and share occasional meals when the opportunity arises, whilst also respecting people's need for a bit of quiet time and personal space. I do yoga, walk a lot and am generally active, enjoy cooking and eat pretty well. I’m a non-smoker and not much of a drinker, but certainly don't mind if you're partial to a tipple. Do get in touch - I'd love to hear from you.

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Erin
New | $200

Erin

Looking in: Preston

Reserved, clean non-drinker who works and studies full-time. Due to my schedule, I mostly keep to myself, but rather enjoy socializing when I can. Cat person and pop culture enthusiast.

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Tom, Tasman & Vicky
New | $250

Tom, Tasman & Vicky

Looking in: Preston, Coburg, Brunswick

Two of us from Adelaide coming over to study at RMIT (Fashion and Landscape Architecture) and the other from Bright studying at LaTrobe (Environmental Geoscience), we're pretty easy going people, we're very capable and quite domesticated (our mothers taught us well). Love socialising and outdoor activities. We love a good music festival or gig.

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Arran
New | $400

Arran

Looking in: Southbank, North Melbourne, Northcote, South Yarra, Fitzroy, Richmond, Melbourne, Carlton

Hello, My name is Arran and I am a 22 year old IT Engineer from the UK. I am one of the few people in the world to work in IT whilst having people skills. I come from a humble background and have been raised to show respect to others at all times. I am also an excellent cook (who cleans up after himself) so by all means please let me prove this to you and I am happy to show you recipes. In my home if you cook you don't do the washing up but that never seems to be the case when i do.. Overall I am a happy confident individual who's easy to get along with and has a love for music, technology, football and production. If you want to know anything else feel free to ask! Oh, i also have a twin brother who is 2 1/2 minutes older than me. Sincerely, Arran

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Gokhan
Updated | $200

Gokhan

Looking in: Thornbury, South Yarra, Richmond, Northcote, Melbourne, Fitzroy, Brunswick, Albert Park

Hey there, I’m fromTurkey. I have been living in Australia for a year. I just finished to travel around Australia and I’m planing to stay in Melbourne forever. I’m bit quiet person. I usually watch movie, read book and watch video to learn new thing on YouTube. I really like outdoor activities I’m a really camper animal. I’m looking for a place that I can call a home.

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Takysha
New | $200

Takysha

Looking in: Thornbury, Northcote, Greensborough, Bundoora

I grew up in the country and moved to Melbourne for uni.

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Marcus
New | $280

Marcus

Looking in: North Melbourne, Northcote, Moonee Ponds, Fitzroy North, Fitzroy, Carlton North, Carlton, Brunswick East, Brunswick

Looking for a room closer to the city for work, always up for a chat and a drink. I work in hospitality, so being tidy is definitely my strong point. Super flexible with furnishing, basically just after somewhere to sleep. If you have anything you think would suit, swing me a message!

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Callum
Updated | $320

Callum

Looking in: South Yarra, Northcote, Cremorne, Brunswick, Richmond, Fitzroy North, Fitzroy, Collingwood, Clifton Hill, Carlton North, Carlton, Brunswick East

My name is Callum and I'm from the Central Coast, NSW. I'm a 23 year old who loves a chat, food, markets, binging netflix shows, tea, going out every so often and exploring new places (especially since I'll be new to Melbourne). I have lived in share houses in Sydney the last 5 years and I'm very tidy and easy to get along with.

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Zach
Updated | $250

Zach

Looking in: Richmond, Northcote, Melbourne, Kew, Fitzroy, Collingwood, Clifton Hill, Carlton North, Carlton, Abbotsford

Hey! I've recently moved down from Brisbane to work full-time as a Web Developer at a creative agency in Collingwood specialising in music, events & entertainment. I'm a pretty relaxed person and tend to keep to myself and my work, but am always keen to hangout and socialise with new people especially if it means I get to explore this new city. I’ve stayed in a few share houses before so i’m house trained and I tend to just clean up after myself as I go also always happy to pitch in on house duties. Let me know if you'd be interested in a chat!

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Cary & Paige
New | $400

Cary & Paige

Looking in: Northcote, Fitzroy, Collingwood, Carlton, Brunswick

My girlfriend, Paige Vreede (27) and I (29) are looking for a place to call home in Melbourne. We are both from Los Angeles and cannot wait to make our way to Australia. This will be my first time to Australia, Paige has lived there previously in Brisbane. Ideally, we would like a place in Brunswick, Fitzroy, Collingwood, or Carlton, but aren't too fussy. Our budget is about $350/pw but we are flexible if it's the right fit. I will be on a working-holiday visa, while Paige is on a student visa studying communications at Monash University. I work in telecommunications and Paige is a freelance music journalist. Despite L.A. being known as a place chockfull of dickheads, I promise we aren't about that life. We are both active in the music industry and would love to find a flatmate(s) who enjoys a cold brew before going to a live show. We're clean and respectful and won't ever put you in the "omg why did I choose to live with a couple" awkward situation. We'll be landing in OZ on the 25th of January and would ideally like to have a place by Feb. 1st. We’re also taking requests for any American goodies you'd like us to take back (it's not a bribe, we're just very passionate about others discovering the goodness of ranch dressing). Cheers!

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Rowena
New | $250

Rowena

Looking in: South Yarra, South Melbourne, Fitzroy North, Brunswick West, Brunswick East, Northcote, Carlton North, Carlton, Travancore, Parkville, North Melbourne, Kensington, Flemington, Fitzroy, Essendon, Brunswick, Ascot Vale, Aberfeldie, Moonee Ponds

FLEXIBLE MOVE DATE. Quiet but sociable, intelligent, arty, stylish, friendly, romantic, gay. Able to move any time if you are offering ideal quiet room. I work full-time in education and love walking to work in Parkville as often as possible. Looking for a LARGE ROOM (I have many books and tasteful possessions) in a peaceful, warm, aesthetically-pleasing abode. Preferably aircon in house. Very easygoing, mature, financially sound and conscientious. Bit of a health maven and very tidy in the kitchen/bathroom/shared areas. Terrific sense of humour. Interested in natural history, botanical art (hobby), literature, gorgeous food, green adventures, film festivals and classical and world music. Very gentle, considerate and sweet. I have happily resided in a beautiful sharehouse in Moonee Ponds (replete with a smooth-running cleaning roster) for the past ten years. Sadly have to move for landlord's revamp of the property. I prefer text to call (or check if good time to call) but open to a call before 10pm if you are offering something ideal and not on a busy street

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Tom
New | $200

Tom

Looking in: South Yarra, Northcote, Moonee Ponds, Fitzroy, Brunswick

Hi, I'm Tom 23 from Brisbane making the move down to Melbourne. Qualified painter/decorator. Love all things sport, and a beer too. Easy going and always clean up after myself. Thanks,

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Peita
New | $200

Peita

Looking in: Newtown, Melbourne, Greensborough, Lower Plenty, Geelong, Alphington, Bundoora, Mordialloc, Epping, Fairfield, Northcote

Hi, LOOKING FOR A HOME ...I AM VERY EASY TO LIVE WITH AND HAVE A GOOD SENSE OF HUMOUR... I am looking for a nice relaxed place to live, I would like my own bathroom, and I am very flexible with the location I am more interested in having a home rather than just a room. I am a writer/director working on the third draft of an Aussie Comedy hoping to shoot the film early 2019, I am in the process of raising the budget. I am a clean tidy considerate person who has a great sense of humour, I like a laugh a meal and a glass of wine, but I also value my space and give you yours, I also pay my bills and rent on time. At the moment I will be writing from home so a study or my own lounge, or even granny flat or studio would be helpful but not a deal breaker as I am looking for an office this year. I am studying film editing on final cut pro. I do have a 11 year old WELL TRAINED AND LOVED DOG AND A LITTLE BLACK CAT so it's important that they have a little space and are safe. I am flexible with moving dates bathroom and budget. Cheers Peita:)

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Ally
Updated | $200

Ally

Looking in: Collingwood, Fitzroy, Clifton Hill, Carlton, Abbotsford, Carlton North, Brunswick East, Brunswick, Fitzroy North, Thornbury, Preston, Northcote

I am looking for a beautiful share house to call home ✨🏡✨ I work full-time at a mental health service. In my free time I enjoy yoga, swing dancing, & time with friends. I enjoy being in nature - bush walking & camping. I am a nerd, who loves to learn. I have lots of books - mostly on psychology, spirituality & health. I enjoy attending festivals & working on creative projects. I am friendly, open-minded, respectful & easy going. I like to live an environmentally conscious life, though I am still mastering this! I like to re-cycle & use natural products. I eat meat, though I am interested to try a vegetarian or vegan lifestyle. I don’t mind what you do though! 🙂 I am respectful of shared living spaces & clean up after myself. WHAT AM I LOOKING FOR IN A SHARE HOUSE? A place to feel at home 🌻 ... with housemates that are welcoming, friendly, open-minded & fun. I am not interested in a party house, but I enjoy a social home - I am down to share a meal, a drink, a chat, or a laugh. I welcome movie & board game nights, & having friends over for dinner. I am very respectful of down time & personal space to. I prefer to live with non-smokers. I come with one bedroom of furniture & kitchen supplies. I will need some storage space for a few extra boxes. I look forward to hearing from you!

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Jenny
New | $250

Jenny

Looking in: Reservoir, Fawkner, Coburg North, Coburg

I've lived in sharehouses before so I know the drill about cleaning (and worked at a hostel for a while overseas so I have plenty of practice!) I understand the importance of paying rent on time, getting along with your flatmates, just giving the place a good atmosphere. I enjoy cooking and I'm not much of a drinker so you could talk me into being designated driver pretty easily :) and I'm a non-smoker. Looking for a friendly but low-key house (not a party animal) to stay for a few months/up to a year. I enjoy travelling, cooking, crafting, yoga and getting out into nature, just came back from a year of backpacking Europe and I'm about to start a postgrad degree at RMIT. Hope to hear from you soon!

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Prashant
New | $500

Prashant

Looking in: Plenty, Kingsbury, Bundoora

I'm travelling to Melbourne on this 27th of Jan and I'm looking for shared accommodation with a bachelor! I'm a friendly nature boy and belong from Vadodara Gujarat India!

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Renz
New | $250

Renz

Looking in: Thornbury, Richmond, Preston, Northcote, Ivanhoe, Alphington, Abbotsford

Hey! I'm Renz and I'm a recent university graduate from Adelaide who is relocating to Melbourne for work mid-February (1 year contract, full time). My work is situated in Abbotsford and I won't be bringing my car with me so I'm hoping to find a place close to a train station along the Hurstbridge or South Morang line. When I'm not at work, I enjoy being active by going to the gym or the dance studio (I'm a hip hop dancer, just if you're curious). Or if I'm in a lazy mood, I enjoy cooking/baking, jamming on my guitar or chilling out with a good movie/tv series. I'm very tidy, easy-going, respectful of people and their personal space, and always down to make new friends!

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Sarah
New | $260

Sarah

Looking in: Northcote

Moving from Tassie and looking for a place to live :) I have been a croupier at Wrest Point Casino in Hobart the past 4 years and am wanting a change

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Jasmine
Updated | $160

Jasmine

Looking in: Preston, Pascoe Vale South, Fawkner, Essendon, Coburg North, Coburg, Brunswick West

I'm very considerate and amicable, tidy and communicative. I have very eclectic tastes, play the accordion, love to cook, watch all the movies, like all the musics and am currently starting up a mushroom farm with my partner. I'm super friendly and enjoy a good philosophical yarn over a glass of wine but also appreciate my own space and time alone.

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Chris
Updated | $250

Chris

Looking in: Reservoir, Preston, Kingsbury, Bundoora

Hey guys, I'm an RMIT student who is looking for a place closer to Bundoora campus. I work in the city so I'm looking for a place that can act as a bit of a middle man between the two places either via public transport or just being closish (I can cycle). I tend to keep to myself a bit though I do have friends over every once in a wild (nothing over the top). I am happy to share meals and cook if that's what you want and I'm always happy to help you guys whenever I can. I'm a bit of a nerd and gamer but I'll try and keep it quiet. I also enjoy exploring the area, up for a good chat and happy to help. Pleased to meet you.

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