A 15-year-old Gold Coast girl is making more than $1000 a month, after starting her own cake business.

Launching her business A Piece of Cake online nine months ago, Kea Walsh makes around four cakes a week, shares 9 news.

“When I was younger I just liked eating the foods and now I like decorating them,” the Silkwood High School student said.

“Sometimes I’m up really late at night doing the cakes but they get done.”

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Kea has been refining her skills with a traineeship at Little Miss Muffin in Southport. Next year she will travel to France to learn under some of the best in the world.

Check out some of her amazing creations on Facebook – A Piece of Cake By Kea

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  • Good on her, her future is ver bright!


  • So amazing that she has found her talent at such a young age – and is making money from it!!


  • This girl has got a gift! Well done turning it into something that not only makes you happy but also makes others happy


  • Wow, she really is talented isn’t she. Really knows how to put a great looking cake together. Good for her, I wish her all the success in the future


  • I used to think these kind of cakes were way over priced. Then I discovered how much time and work goes into each one, they are good value for money. Out of my price range tho


  • OMG, what an awesome young woman. Good on her for having a passion and going with it. Her cakes look awesome. I wish her all the best.


  • How fabulous for her! And very talented too.


  • Well done, you go girl love your dreams and also your family in New Zealand will always support you congratulations


  • Her cakes look wonderful. I wish her well in the future.


  • Good for her! Hopefully she will go on to have a very successful future.


  • Congrats to her – amazing looking cakes – love the vibrant colours.

    • The facebook page is worth checking out too. :)


  • Beautiful work of art Kea, congrats !


  • It takes a lot of practice and patience to do cakes like these. Well done! They are amazing


  • She certainly puts in some serious work. Good on her for her work ethic at such an early age and congratulations to her also. She deserves all she gets, she has worked very hard for the accolade.


  • Amazing work, well done to her!!


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