Welcome to the Clan Chattan Association website

The Clan Chattan is a confederation of Clans including the principal Clans of

  • Mackintosh
  • MacGillivray
  • MacBean
  • Shaw
  • MacThomas
  • Macleans of Dochgarroch
  • Macpherson
  • Farquharson
  • Davidson
  • MacPhail
  • MacQueens of Strathdearn
  • MacIntyres in Badenoch

The Clan Chattan Association is a unique society formed by and still supported by chiefs of the Principal Clans. It has a worldwide membership and is based in Scotland.


Festive greetings and a Happy New Year

As your new Chairman I would like to take this opportunity to wish all Clan Chattan Association members and our fellow clan’s folk a very Happy New Year and may 2017 be a great year for you and our Association.

Bliadhna Mhath Ùr 



John Mackfall and all your council  members.

The Clan Chattan Association Gathering 4-6th August 2016

Well the final day to reserve for the dinner has come and I have taken it off the web site for booking. Donald and Denise will be going up to Inverness soon to set up for the Gathering. Such a lot is going on that weekend, celebrations for both Clan Macpherson and Clan MacBain. If you are in the Inverness area that weekend then come to the Highland Field Sports at Moy and visit the Clan Chattan Association Hospitality Tent. Look forward to seeing you all soon.

Inverness Highland Games

Great day at the Inverness Highland Games at Bught Park last Saturday 16th July. It was lovely to meet all the visitors from home and abroad.

The Gathering 4th - 6th August 2016

The Clan Chattan Association Annual Gathering will start with our AGM at the Lochardil House Hotel, Inverness, 4th August 2016. Followed by our Annual Gathering Dinner. The reservation form is now on-line. Go to the Shop and click on the Gathering, for any more information e-mail Denise at clanchattanassociation@btinternet.com Looking forward to seeing you there.

Christmas is coming

Christmas is coming and if you are searching for that perfect gift then look no further!


we have the beautiful Silk Scarf for the ladies and the boxed silk Tie for the gentlemen. just go to the shop now!

Have a wonderful Festive season.

CCA E-mail address unavailable during August

I am travelling North during August and will not be able to access my e-mail.(clanchattanassociation@btinternet.com) I should be back about August 22nd.


On line Booking for Dinner Thursday 6th August - Closed

I have closed the on-line booking for the Dinner on Thursday August 6th.

Contact Denise at e-mail clanchattanassociation@btinternet.com before July 31st for any late requests

The Gathering 2015 -6th-8th August 2015

The online booking will close on Sunday 5th July

The Annual Gathering of

The Clan Chattan Association

6th - 8th August 2015

 The Clan Chattan Association Dinner

Thursday 6th August 2015

6pm: Join us for the pre- dinner gathering

7pm: The Dinner – 2 courses and coffee 

8.30pm: Entertainment.

£30 per person

To book on line just go to the web site shop

Friday 7th and Saturday 8th August 2015

Join us at our hospitality tent at the Highland Field Sports

Moy Estate.

Please note that there is a cash entrance fee to the Sports


Future events

Hope you have all had a great start to 2015!

Our first event will be at the Culloden Battlefield in April. The event is organised by the Inverness Gaelic society, check their web site for details and see pics of last years event  www.gsi.org.uk/culloden/ 

Our Gathering will start on Thursday August 6th 2015 watch out for more details.

e-mail clanchattanassociation@btinternet.com for info

September weekend in Inverness

We had a great weekend in Inverness in September. We set up our table in the beautiful Inverness Town House


Bannockburn live 2014

The Chiefs visit the Clan Chattan Association table at Bannockburn Live

14.cluny.jpgSir William Macpherson of Cluny

12.-vip-visitor-chief-of-the-macbains.jpgCelia Mackintosh of Mackintosh  and James McBain of McBain

chief-of-the-macbain-s.jpgJames McBain visits AHCS

Wedding of John Mackintosh to Vanessa Heng

p1030948.jpgThe wedding of John Mackintosh of Mackintosh and Vanessa Heng 30th March 2014. More pictures in the 2014 'Touch Not' magazine


2014 subscriptions are now due. Be sure to maintain your membership to be able to get the 'Touch Not' magazine.

Pay on-line in the website shop.

The Clan Chattan Association Annual Dinner 2015

The Annual Gathering of

The Clan Chattan Association

6th August 2015

 The Clan Chattan Association Dinner

Thursday 6th August 2015

6pm: Join us for the pre- dinner gathering

7pm: The Dinner – 2 courses and coffee

8.30pm: Entertainment.

£30 per person

To book on line just go to the web site shop

Clan Chattan Association AGM 2014

The Annual Gathering of

The Clan Chattan Association

July31st – 2nd AUGUST 2014

The Annual General Meeting of

The Clan Chattan Association

will take place in the Lochardil House Hotel

Thursday 31st July 2014

4pm: Gather together. Light refreshments will

be available

5pm: The AGM of the Clan Chattan Association


Friday 1st and Saturday 2nd August

The Highland Field Sports



The Clan Tent

Relax and enjoy some Highland hospitality in the Clan Tent. Browse through some of the past journals and visit the museum or take a walk up to the Lachlan Mackintosh memorial and enjoy the view. Council members will be on duty throughout the day, and refreshments will be available.

The Clan Tent will be open

Friday 1st August     10am – 5pm

Saturday 2nd August   10 am – 2pm

Please note that there is an entry fee for the Field Sports (cash only) There is no charge for car parking