- Ranked No. 6 in the world by age 20.
- Won the Association of Surfing Professionals World Tour seven times (1998-2003, 2006).
- Engaged in November 2008 to Kirk Pengilly from Australian rock band INXS, seven weeks after she announced her retirement from the ASP World Pro Tour.
- Founded the Aim for the Stars Foundation to inspire and provide moral and financial support for Australian women and girls.
- A participant in the Australian version of Dancing With the Stars.