Kaine is a proud descendant of the Arrernte people of Harts Range in the Central Desert region of the Northern Territory. He also celebrates his Croatian and Afghan ancestry.
Kaine studied at both NAISDA and the Aboriginal Centre for the Performing Arts (ACPA), graduating with an Advanced Diploma in the Performing Arts, majoring in Dance.
He has danced with Expressions Dance Company and Leigh Warren and Dancers before joining Bangarra in 2011. In 2012 he was nominated for a Green Room Award for Best Male Dancer for his role in Frances Rings’ Terrain.
Kaine has toured extensively around Australia and the world with Bangarra, including New York, Mongolia, Vietnam and Holland. His screen credits include Bangarra – Sharing Stories in Tasmania, a Qantas short film series and Dan Sultan’s music video for his single Under Your Skin.
Kaine is humbled to be part of such a special company.