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Cariba Heine

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October 1, 1988
Johannesburg, Transvaal, South Africa
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Cariba Heine (born 1 October 1988) is a South African actress and dancer, best known for portraying the role of Rikki Chadwick in the Network Ten show H2O: Just Add Water starring alongside Phoebe Tonkin, Claire Holt, and Indiana Evans. Most recently for her portrayal of Caroline Byrne in A Model Daughter: The Killing of Caroline Byrne who she also worked with Indiana Evans in which broadcasted on Network Ten in Australia on the 4th of November 2009. Cariba has attended The UK Nickelodeon Choice Awards 2007, and The DOLLY Teen Choice Awards 2008. She reprised her role as Rikki Chadwick in the last 2 episodes of season 3 of Mako: Island of Secrets.


Cariba was born in South Africa but moved to Australia in 1991 at the age of 3. Cariba's mother is the owner of the dance school Legs. Her early days included dancing at her mother's dance school in Canberra, where she later attended Telopea Park School and St Clare's College. Cariba was the youngest dancer to perform at the Stargazers Convention in Sydney, Australia. She performed in many stage productions, including a tour in the United States, where she featured in a Will Young music video: "Leave Right Now". She also co-starred in Blue Water High Season 3 as Bridget Sanchez along side Craig Horner in 2008. She portrayed Caroline Byrne in A Model Daughter: The Killing of Caroline Byrne which was broadcasted on Network Ten in Australia on the 4th of November 2009. After the lead role of Rikki Chadwick in the TV series H2O: Just Add Water, in 2011 she joined the cast of the indie film Lord of the Crows. In 2012, she portrayed Heather in Bait 3D and Delvene Delaney in Channel 9's biographical TV miniseries Howzat! Kerry Packer's War.


  • Cariba was interviewed by Alex Cubis for his podcast show Honest Conversations with Alexis Cubis[1].


Year Title Role
2005 Strictly Dancing Herself
2006-2010 H2O: Just Add Water Rikki Chadwick
2007 Stupid, Stupid Man Mindy
2008 Blue Water High Bridget Sanchez
2009 A Model Daughter: The Killing of Caroline Byrne Caroline Byrne
2010 The Pacific Phyllis
2010-2013 Dance Academy Isabelle
2010 The Future Machine Kate Hill
2011 Blood Brothers Ellie Carter
2012 Howzat! Kerry Packer's War Delvene Delaney
2012 Bait Heather
2012 Quietus (short) Val
2014 Friendly Advice Faith
2015 Hiding Harriet
2016 Mako: Island of Secrets Rikki Chadwick
2016 Rough Sweat June
2016 How'd I Get in This Field? Ashley
2017 Designated Survivor Peyton Lane
2018 Adopted Jessica
2018 Everyone Is Doing Great Isabella Beck
2018 Home and Away Ebony Harding / Ebony Easton
2020 The Secrets She Keeps Grace


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