- Traveled a lot as a child because her parents worked for Qantas Airways.
- From age 4 until age 7, she battled a rare form of cancer.
- Starred in several Australian TV series, including Home and Away, All Saints, The Cut and Chandon Pictures.
- Was considering pursuing a teaching degree as a backup career plan when she was cast in her first film, The Combination (2009).
- Portrayed the female lead in Spring Awakening at the Sydney Theatre Company.
- Said that learning to do an American Southern accent for Nashville wasn't too difficult for her.