Kate graduated from WAAPA in 2004 winning the Nigel Rideout Award. In 2005 Kate was nominated for the Best Newcomer Award for her role as Julia in Zastrozzi for Black Swan Theatre Company.
She has appeared on Thank God You’re Here, Canal Road, Forgotten Cities, Newstopia, Bogan Pride, Rush, Satisfaction, Tangle, Whatever Happened to That Guy?, Wilfred II, Lowdown and City Homicide.
Kate was a regular on the Channel 10 comedy series The Wedge from 2005 to 2007, and played lead roles in the hit series Killing Time and The Straits.
On stage, Kate has appeared in Don Juan in Soho for MTC, Secret Bridesmaid’s Business, and in 2010 played Elaine Robinson opposite Jerry Hall in The Graduate. 2012 has seen Kate in Miss Fisher’s Murder Mysteries, Agony Aunts and House Husbands. She also continued her roles in Offspring and Lowdown and has been filming the upcoming Time of Our Lives for ABC-TV, as well as shooting the feature film Fatal Honeymoon directed by Nadia Tass.