Tristan da Cunha Association
The Tristan da Cunha Association exists to serve the people of Tristan da Cunha in whatever way they request, to foster good relations with them, and to promote interest in the islands.
Association logo The Tristan da Cunha Association
working to support the Tristan community
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The Tristan da Cunha Association Website Page links are displayed below :
Association News Keep up to date with Association Matters
Tristan Education Trust Fund Information on the Charity dedicated to providing Education and Training opportunities for Tristan Islanders
Trust Fund Raising Latest information on Trust Fund projects
Association Committee The current committee and meetings
Newsletter Information on published and planned newsletters
2013 Book Project 2013 book to celebrate the 50th Anniversary
of the return of Islanders after the 1961 volcanic eruption and evacuation to UK
Association Shop Information on membership and association products
Order Form A printer-friendly page to email or post your order or donation
2016 Annual Gathering Put the 2016 date in your diary and reserve hotel rooms.
2015 Annual Gathering Report on the 2015 Annual Gathering
2014 Annual Gathering Report on the 2014 Annual Gathering
2013 Annual Gathering Photo Feature on the 2013 Annual Gathering
2012 Annual Gathering Photo Feature on the 25th Anniversary Gathering
2011 Island Sky Cruise Cruise to Tristan da Cunha and Beyond
2011 Annual Gathering Photo Feature on the Southampton Annual Gathering
2010 Annual Gathering Photo Feature on the Southampton Annual Gathering
2009 Annual Gathering Report on another successful Southapton event
2008 Annual Gathering Report on the Southampton Annual Gathering
2007 Annual Gathering Report on the Southampton Annual Gathering
2006 Annual Gathering Report on the Bournemouth Quincentenary Annual Gathering
2006 RMS Cruise Report on the historical 500th Anniversary Cruise
Allan Crawford A tribute to the work of the late Allan Crawford for Tristan da Cunha
Large Association logo The Tristan da Cunha Association was formed early in 1987 and officially launched at an inaugural meeting at the Royal Geographical Society in London on April 15th that year.

Mission Statement

The Tristan da Cunha Association exists to serve the people of Tristan da Cunha in whatever way they request and to foster good relations with them, also to promote interest in the Tristan archipelago with its unique fauna and flora. In doing so, it is hoped to encourage friendship amongst its members.

Organisation

The Association is organised by a committee of members elected at the Annual General Meeting held in Southampton during the Annual Gathering held on the Saturday after Easter every year. Membership is open to all who have an interest in Tristan da Cunha and consists of Tristan Islanders (resident and overseas), former expatriates who have worked on Tristan, and many visitors and friends throughout the world. The committee publish a Newsletter twice yearly which is distributed free to members including all Tristan families.

Membership and Products

New members are always welcome to join this unique association. Follow the link to the Association Shop page which gives details of membership, a range of products and link to an order form in easy-to-print black and white format for you to print out and return. Members are sent newsletters twice yearly, binders and additional copies can be purchased, and tickets can be booked for Association events.