| Place Of Birth || Papua New Guinea |
| Residence || Wynnum, Australia |
| Marital Status || Separated |
| Occupation || Housewife |
| International Debut || November 2003 (Asia Pacific Bowls Championship) |
| Influential Person || Neville Wood-Bradley |
| Recent Results || Moama Grand Prix 2005, Australia|
Pairs (Jeffery) - defeated in second round
Triples (Tucker, Jeffery) - defeated in first round
| Commonwealth |
| has not competed |
| Other || Maria collected a bronze medal in the Fours at her international debut competition.|
A former winner of the Queensland State singles title, she also enjoyed success as part of the Queensland team that won the 2005 National Round Robin. At the Australian Open 2005 she skipped the pairs combination that won the title.
She made her international singles debut at the 2005 Trans Tasman Test Series and beat New Zealand's Jo Edwards five times out of the six games played.
She recently won the Golden Nugget Prestige Invitation Singles, and the singles crown at the Australian Indoor Championships.
She played lead in the pairs at the 2004 Women's World Bowls Championships and came away with a bronze medal.