Daisy was born in 1940 at Legune Station and grew up following the old people. They walked everywhere when she was young from station to station to visit family and friends. Daisy worked as a cook at Legune Station. When her father passed away she went to live at Port Keats where she bore two sons and one daughter. She also had a job there working in the meatworks. Daisy started painting at Waringarri Arts in 1993. She painted her country from Bullo River and across to Jamunjung country in the Northern Territory.