Rose Maloney grew up in Brisbane (Australia). She began her ballet training in 2011 at Project Movement. As of 2014 she received her training at Classical Coaching Australia. In 2018 she came to the John Cranko Schule in Stuttgart from which she graduated in 2020.
Rose Maloney took part in the Youth America Grand Prix twice: In 2016 she reached the semi-finals, one year later she was a finalist. Also in 2017 she won the Royal Academy Solo Seal Award at the Genee International Ballet Competition as well as the Classical Coaching Australia Dux Award.
In the 2020/21 season Rose Maloney is an apprentice with the Stuttgart Ballet.