Established in 1969 and based in Johannesburg, Science Fiction & Fantasy South Africa (SFFSA) is a club for fans of both science fiction and fantasy. Membership benefits include:

Monthly meetings 
Annual mini-conventions An extensive library
Quarterly  Probe fanzine
NOVA Short story
Much much more!

International and country members are more than welcome 

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 Twitter @SciFiZa
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Since the late 1960s/early 1970s, Probe has been our A5 club fanzine, published three to four times a year depending upon contributions. The bulk of Probe comprises short stories from the finalists and winners in our annual Nova Short Story Competition. A complete set of all issues of Probe is available in our library.

Probe 165 is now available to download in the downloads section below.


All contributions are welcome! We love receiving:
  • letters of comment (LOCs) from around the world
  • reviews of books, movies and events
  • international con reports and happenings
  • news articles and interesting links from around the world
  • quizzes and crossword puzzles
  • poetry
  • art work (high contrast grayscale, preferably)
  • anything of science fiction, fantasy or general scientific interest
  •  anything that may tickle your fancy. 
  • For a list of stories published in Probe click here
Our printing is done by JNT Printing


All issues of Probe are in pdf format

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