Zac Efron's girlfriend Vanessa Valladares has changed his life for the better

Last summer, a few months after the start of the coronavirus pandemic, Zac Efron was spotted frequently in Australia with Australian model Vanessa Valladares. She reportedly met the 33-year-old High School Musical alum in the country while waitressing. The two soon sparked romance rumours and last September. Efron and Valladares would go on to be photographed together in Australia, where he rented a house, several times over the next few months. "He's very happy being with Vanessa and living in Australia," a source close to Efron told E! News. "It's changed his life for the better." The source continued, "They started dating in July and have been together since. They love to travel locally and are very adventurous. They love skiing, surfing and hanging out with both his and her friends. She quit her job so she can have the flexibility to travel with him. They are on the same page with that and it's working out for them." Efron and Valladares, both have not commented publicly about their relationship as of yet.