The MFV Edinburgh arrived at Tristan on Friday 26th November 2021.

MFV Edinburgh Summer 2021/2022 Fishing Voyage

Report from Cynthia Green

Departure from Tristan

The Edinburgh departed Tristan at midday on Friday 7th January 2022. The only passenger is islander Glenda Rogers.

Arrival at Tristan

The MFV Edinburgh arrived at Tristan da Cunha at 2pm on Friday 26th November 2021, and passengers disembarked shortly afterwards. Off-loading commenced on Saturday morning, and stopped about 6pm. There was no off-loading on Sunday due to sea conditions, but off-loading was completed at 11am on Monday morning, with the sea nice and calm. The Edinburgh then went off fishing around the outer islands.

MFV Edinburgh off Tristan da Cunha, Jan. 2021
MFV Edinburgh off Tristan da Cunha in January 2021

Passengers were: returning islanders Martin & Iris Green, Margaret & Beverly Repetto, Barbara & Clive Glass, and Paul, Geraldine & Katie Repetto. Also on board are Dr. Gunther Kellermeier & his wife Lucinda (Lucy) Scott-Kellermeier.

Departure from Cape Town

The MFV Edinburgh departed Cape Town on the evening of Friday 19th November 2021.