Kate became the Australian Idol winner of 2005. She has 2 younger siblings. - 1 brother (Alex) - 1 sister (Eliza) She owns a pet bird named Kev. Her song "Faded" was co-written by The Veronicas. Her first single was "Maybe Tonight. Her album is titled "A Place Ive Never Been". Her mothers name is Sue, her fathers name is Paul. She talks to her fans on her official message board from time to time.
She taught swimming lessons before she went on Australian Idol.