2010 Qantas Film and Television Awards
Nominated for Best Supporting Actress - Film: for The Vintner's Luck

2009 Qantas Film and Television Awards
Best Supporting Actress - Television: for Piece Of My Heart

2007 Young Artist Awards (Independent Film Awards, United States)
Nominated for Best Leading Young Actress in a Feature Film: for The Nativity Story

2005 Academy Awards
Nominated for Best Actress in a Leading Role: for Whale Rider

2004 Young Artist Awards 
Best Young Actress in an International Film: for Whale Rider

2004 Screen Actors Guild Awards (United States)
Nominated for Outstanding Female Actress in a Supporting Role: for Whale Rider

2004 Chlotrudis Awards (Independent Film Awards, United States)
Nominated for Best Actress: for Whale Rider

2003 New Zealand Film Awards
Best Actress: for Whale Rider