The following is a list of characters that first appeared in that year, by order of first appearance.
They were all introduced by the show's executive producer Alan Bateman who oversaw the serial before being succeeded by series producer Des Monaghan whose episodes first began airing in November.
She first rose to fame in the 1970s with a string of hit records; her 13 Top 40 U. 1 on the Billboard 200 for five weeks and spawned the worldwide hit "You're So Vain", for which she received three Grammy nominations, including Record of the Year and Song of the Year.
Summer Bay residents Alf Stewart, Floss and Neville Mc Phee, Bobby Simpson, Donald Fisher, Ailsa Hogan, Martin Dibble, Lance Smart and Matt Wilson also made their debuts.
They were soon joined by Alf's daughter Roo and sister, Celia.
Isabelle Lightwood is a Shadowhunter currently under the New York Conclave.
She is the only daughter of Robert and Maryse Lightwood, the sister of Alec and Max, and the adoptive sister of Jace Herondale. Isabelle was born to Maryse and Robert Lightwood in New York.