Gabriel was born in Wodonga (Wiradjuri and Waveroo country), but calls Canberra (Ngunnawal country) home. After training in TaeKwonDo he started with QL2 Dance in 2010. Gabriel started at the VCA in 2017, and in 2018 received the Norma De Gruchy award for most improved in classical ballet. Since graduating from the VCA, Gabriel has seconded at STRUT Dance’s Hofesh in the Yard, been a demonstrator for the Margot Fonteyn Academy of Ballet’s digital archive, made several dance films, and produced original songs and dance film soundtracks. In 2022 Gabriel interned with Australian Dance Party and QL2 Dance.