- Took dance lessons as a child.
- Learned to play guitar at a young age; also sings and writes her own songs.
- Discovered a passion for acting by performing in school and local theater productions.
- Got her big break at age 12, when she was cast as the lead in the Australian TV series Mortified.
- Continued her early success by starring in subsequent Australian series, including Trapped and its sequel, Castaway.
- First U.S. roles were McKenzie in Disney's Teen Beach Movie (2013) and Callie in the ABC Family drama series The Fosters.
- Connects to her character in The Fosters due to a family member who had experienced the foster-care system.