Sarah Beaumont was born in about 1970 in Tasmania to Bess who later married and took the surname O'Brien. Sarah's father had the surname Beaumont. Sarah became a model and used her fathers surname as her stage name.
Sarah Beaumont arrived in 1996. She applied for a job at Danni Stark's clothes shop. Her old flame Lord Steven Harrow arrives. He is again rejected by Sarah. At the same time, Toadfish Rebecchi (Jarrod Rebecchi) takes a shine to Sarah, who is a number of years older than he is. He is 17 and she is about 26. Toadie awards her with a gesture and she kisses him. He is stunned and besotted. Lord Harrow upsets Sarah and Toadie witnesses it, he menaces Lord Harrow, saying he has upset a friend of his. Sarah berates Toadie for saying they are a couple and rejects him but they remain friends.
Sarah and the local doctor Karl Kennedy become friends. He starts to ply her with gifts. Local male busybody Harold Bishop starts spreading rumours that Karl and Sarah are having an affair. One time Sarah has a cancer scare and Karl takes photos of her back but during this, they are seen and the wrong idea is given. Sarah and Karl do start an affair.
Full Name: Sarah Beaumont (Nee Shakira O'Brien)
Mother - Bess O'Brien
Siblings - Catherine O'Brien
Spouse - Peter Hannay - (1999-2013;separated)