The Tugun Progress Association (TPA) is a community-based, not for profit organisation whose aim is to be an advocate for the community of Tugun. Established in 1931, a volunteer committee oversees the TPA and encourages and welcomes new members.
The objectives of the TPA are to:
be a source of information and discussion on local issues for the community and businesses in Tugun
manage the Tom Atkin Hall and oversee and run the facility
provide support for local community events and activities that promote social, business, environmental, economic and physical wellbeing for the community
liaise with all members of the community, local, state and federal governments to ensure positive community outcomes.