She started her acting career in 2009 where she played a Mord’Sith named Cara in the ABC syndicated series Legend of the Seeker (2008). After the series was cancelled in 2010, she starred in the Australian thriller The Clinic (2010). She kept busy that year also with two other starring roles in movies and one in the Australian TV Series Cops LAC (2010). Tabrett has also stared in the TV series Poe (2011) as Sarah, the muse of the famous writer Edgar Allan Poe. She was also in the ABC syndicated show Mistresses (2014-2016).