Growing up in the small town of Casino, when Nicky wasn’t busy mowing the lawn or riding motorbikes she spent her time developing her amazing talent.
Nicky has been has been involved in things like tamworths, “discovered competition 2011” where she took out second place, “accelerator”, “tamworth songwrtiting awards” which she both won in 2001 and has been a finalists at the “dolphin award” on 2 occasions. Nicky also got the opportunity to tour with country singer, Troy Cassar-Daley in 2000.
In 2005 Nicky decided to try her luck in Australian idol. It was all worth it when Nicky found out after making it through a few auditions that she was chosen out of the 35 000 applicants that she was one of only 100 that made it to Sydney. Nicky made it to the last day in Sydney, just missing out on being a part of the top 24, the top 40 was good enough. Nicky was disappointed but happy to go home. Not letting this stop her from chasing her dream Nicky packed her life up and decided to travel to Canada.
The plan was to stay for 3 months and check out the Calgary Stampede. 3 years later and she finally made it back to Australia, her songs better than ever.
Always juggling a full time job and trying to further her music career, Nicky has finally been able to quit her job and is now a full time musician playing through Australia. You can also find some of her music on Triple J’s unearthed.
Nicky is very passionate about her music, she will blow you away with her amazing voice and captivating, catchy compositions you won’t be able to shake out of your head and leave you wanting more. She has an energy that will leave you energised and warm. When she’s not making music or gigging Nicky enjoys the simple life in the country, where her heart belongs.