THE early community halls and clubs played a large part in the Sunshine Coast's social development. Many of the region's older halls remain almost unchanged since the day they were built and are a testimony to our pioneers. During the early 1960s, the halls and other venues came alive to the sound of a special band known as the Blue Hawaiians. The Blue Hawaiians formed in 1964 and soon became a drawcard throughout the area. For full story click here.