Beat that!
~ Jimmy, taunting Joey.


Jimmy the Kangaroo is a young kangaroo with buck teeth. He is the son of Julie.

Physical Appearance

Jimmy is coloured pale gray and has buck teeth as stated above.


As stated above, Jimmy is the son of Julie. Jimmy is eventually very rude to Joey by pulling his ear and taunting him. Jimmy usually has a new friend named Phoebe, which both of them like being sneaky tricksters towards residents.


Season 1

  • The Story of Joey the Kangaroo (first appearance)
  • The Story of Wally the Wombat

Season 2

  • The Story of Phoebe the Koala
  • The Story of Alan the Aardvark (kangaroos mentioned only)
  • The Story of Joey's Camping Trip

Season 3

  • The Story of the Big Billabong Wave
  • The Story of the Play and Splash Pool
  • The Story of the Together Stones

Season 4

  • The Story of the Jimjameree Tree
  • The Story of the Boomerangball Game
  • The Story of the Last Buluru Berry




  • Oddly enough, Jimmy is considered to be the former bully of Joey after his first appearance. This is because he and Phoebe are the sidekicks of Joey.
  • He is based on a gray kangaroo, just like his mother.
  • He, along with Julie and Horace, are the only characters to have buck teeth.