She becomes his counsellor in order to help him handle his recent grief.
They become closer and Kim steps up his quest to woo her and they become a couple.
Kim is furious when realises Barry knew about the child but grows to love Charlie.
The truth is revealed that Charlie is not his son and Brooke leaves, with Kim and Barry's relationship no better than before.
Scott and Hayley break up, and Kim gets together with Hayley and he proposes, but some people suspect Hayley is only with Kim because of the baby.
On the day of the wedding, Hayley discovers she still loves Scott and jilts Kim at the altar.
During this time, Charlie Mc Kinnon (Matt Levett) befriends Kim and Rachel and becomes dangerously obsessed with Kim.
Kim is shocked when Barry is unmasked as the murderer of local mayor Josh West (Daniel Collopy) who blackmailed him about the death of Kim's mother, Kerry and stands by his father.Matilda Hunter (Indiana Evans) takes an interest in Kim and feigns drowning to get his attention only for it to backfire and end up struggling for real. Matilda overhears Kim talking to Robbie and saying he will ask out his sister.However, Kim means Robbie and Matilda's older sister, Kit (Amy Mizzi).Kimberly Jonathan "Kim" Hyde was a fictional character from the Australian soap opera Home and Away, played by Chris Hemsworth.He made his first on screen appearance on 17 February 2004 and departed on 3 July 2007.