February 2005, Joanne became the highest-placing Australian
skater ever in a senior championship event, placing
fourth at the Four Continents Championship in Korea.
is the first Australian skater and the second female
skater in the world after the 1998 Olympic Champion,
Tara Lipinski, to land the rare and difficult triple
loop / triple loop combination in championship competition.
is also the first Australian ladies' singles skater
to land a triple lutz in national and championship
competition, in both the short and long programs.