As the eldest of three orphaned siblings, Kate is a natural-born leader who, wise beyond her years, is finally learning to let her hair down.
Played by Ashleigh Brewer
First appearance: 2009
Relationship status: Single
Address: No 22
Occupation: Student teacher at Erinsborough High
Left orphaned when her mother Jill was killed in a road accident, Kate Ramsay has taken on the responsibility of keeping her family together and, through caring for younger siblings Harry and Sophie, has developed a maturity beyond her years, often putting others' needs before her own.
After the death of school mate Bridget, Kate tightened bonds with the Erinsborough teens, especially Donna and Declan, and for them turned out to be a constant source of advice and support. Kate also became Donna's fashion model and business associate, helping her with the launch of her 'shrugolero' empire.
Things started to look up when Kate's friendship with Declan turned into something more, but he struggled to manage his behaviour in the face of family drama and their relationship broke down. This freed her up for romance with dishy Detective Brennan, whom she met while making a false statement to protect Rebecca in the part she played in Paul's accident, a decision she later came to regret...