News about Inaccessible Island, which lies 40 kms (25 miles) SW of Tristan da Cunha.

Administrator's visit to St Helena and Ascension Island

MS Seaventure's visit to Tristan provides passage north
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2023-2024 Flax Removal from Inaccessible Island

Work to eliminate invasive plant from World Heritage Site
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Visit of the Yacht SV Urchin

The SV Urchin was chartered to transport conservationists from Cape Town to Inaccessible Island, arriving 7th December 2023.
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The Brass Fish Figure found at Blenden Hall, Inaccessible Island

A brass fish figure found on Blenden Hall beach by Tristan islander Jack Green on 24th March 2007 has been identified as possibly being from a ship's bell.
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Project to remove invasive flax from Inaccessible Island

Dangerous work on sheer cliffs using ropes
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Yacht SV Urchin brings the Inaccessible conservation team

The expedition yacht SV Urchin arrived from Cape Town on 6th December 2021 to drop off conservation personnel.
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Stamp issue: 25th Anniversary of UNESCO World Heritage Site

Stamps marking the 25th anniversary of Gough and Inaccessible Islands being inscribed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
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Marine Science around Inaccessible Island

Tristan Fisheries Department work on 7th January 2019
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Trip to Inaccessible and Nightingale Islands using new RIB

Tristan Conservation Department trip to support field work teams.
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