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I’m Bonnie, from Melbourne Family Hub

Dear Mums and Dads,

Welcome to the Melbourne Family Hub website!

I am a nanny with over 15 years experience in Melbourne and overseas, caring for children aged newborns to teenagers.

I grew up in Kew, the eldest of four children, and at aged 15 became the local babysitter that everyone wanted. I loved this entry into the workforce – little did I know that I would remain in this field for years to come!

From a very early age, I knew my real passion was working with people, especially children, and I wanted a career that would have a positive impact on others.

I studied a Bachelor of Psychology (Honours) at La Trobe University and developed a keen interest in Child Psychology. In 2006, during my studies, I was presented with the unique opportunity to nanny for Professional Golfers on the international golfing circuit. I packed my suitcase, jumped on a plane and began my journey as a travelling nanny. I was clueless when it came to ‘birdies’ and ‘eagles’; however my natural talent with children enabled me to become a treasured member of many families across the globe.

Life as a travelling nanny couldn’t last forever, so I returned home and discovered that my reputation as a Nanny had sky-rocketed in my absence. Within a few days I was fully booked to nanny and tutor for Melbourne-based families. In response to a constant stream of requests from parents, I created Melbourne Family Hub, a place where families can find their own “Bonnie”.

As a (now) part-time nanny and the Director of the Melbourne Family Hub team, I look forward to assisting you in your search for the Babysitters, Tutors and Homework Helpers who will make a genuine difference to your family’s life.

When you call Melbourne Family Hub, you will be dealing directly with me. I personally travel around Melbourne to meet, interview and screen the team members we recruit. Whether you’re using Melbourne Family Hub to arrange a babysitter for an evening out, or seek out tutoring for your child, I am here to guide you every step of the way.

Bonnie x

About Melbourne Family Hub

Providing peace of mind to busy parents since 2011

Melbourne Family Hub offers a personalised and professional babysitting, tutoring and homework help service. We save you time and effort by doing the legwork that’s involved with finding the ideal fit for your family.

MFH director Bonnie Solomon has utilised her knowledge and experience gained during 15 years as a childcare professional to create a Hub where your family can gain access to an exceptional team of Babysitters, Tutors and Homework Helpers.

Our team members are the heart and soul of our business. We thoroughly interview and assess every Babysitter, Tutor and Homework Helper prior to joining our team to ensure they are genuinely trustworthy and passionate about their work. Our selection method for all new team members involves a rigorous screening and interview process. This includes a comprehensive application, a face-to-face interview, a thorough reference check and a compulsory Safe Working With Children Police Check.

At MFH we put your family’s needs first, taking the time to listen to and understand your family’s unique requirements. We strive to make your search for a Babysitter, Tutor or Homework Helper, a stress-free, efficient and supportive experience.

More than 400 families use Melbourne Family Hub and highly recommend our services. But, don’t take our word for it…

Feedback from other happy families

"Melissa is delightful. The kids really like her and look forward to her babysitting them. Thanks for your help Bonnie."
- Belinda, Kew -
"Bethan was great. She was early (which given the early start was a lovely surprise!) and Jack seemed to have a great day with her."
- Kristy, Beaumaris -
"Anna was fantastic with my daughter on Monday. She finds it difficult to separate from me and Anna was able to keep her calm until I got home. I was also pleasantly surprised to find that Anna had washed my dishes! Thanks for yet again, sending such a lovely carer to look after our daughter."
- Katrina, Moorabbin -
"Jess was wonderful - as always! Harrison looks forward to seeing Jess every time which speaks volumes to me."
- Janelle, Prahran -
"Bethan was great, the kids loved her and had a good time. The house was tidy (always a big plus with me) and she was actively engaged with the kids when I got home (planning a treasure hunt)."
- Sarah, Hawthorn -

About Our Team

We have hand-picked the best team on behalf of the families we work with.

Bonnie has carefully established a team of passionate Babysitters, Tutors and Homework Helpers, all of whom have been rigorously interviewed and screened for your peace of mind and ours. Every member of our team holds a current Working With Children Police Check.

To learn more about our Babysitters, Tutors and Homework Helpers please visit these pages.