Payungu Country is located along the Ningaloo Reef Coast and inland along the Minilya and Lyndon Rivers, north-east of the town of Carnarvon Western Australia.

Taught at a young age to sew by her maternal grandmother, then excelling in her own style of art throughout the educational years. Rachael continued to paint for many years, but did not take it seriously. She then decided to turn her art into ‘wearable art’.