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:
Annual mini-conventions An
NOVA Short story
International and country members
are more than welcome
Facebook: Science Fiction & Fantasy South Africa.
Probe 180 50th Anniversary Edition
Probe 177 available for free download
Contribute to Probe
Catalogue of Probe Short Stories
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
Probes are made available for free download in PDF format, except for the latest two editions, which are only offered to members of SFFSA.
The latest edition of Probe, #180 (June 2019), is special.
Comments, reminiscences, ancecdotes and more from club members are featured.
This will be available for free download in the time it takes to birth a baby.
For the moment, hardcopies have been given or posted to Club members.
now for your own copy.
Probe 177 is now available to download
in the downloads
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
- quizzes and crossword puzzles
- art work (high contrast grayscale, preferably)
- anything of science fiction, fantasy or general
- anything that may tickle your fancy.
Our printing is done by JNT Printing www.jntprinting.co.za
THE SHORT STORIES OF PROBE
Probe usually contains some science fiction/fantasy short stories.
The source of these is usually our Nova
short story competition.
The winners are always published in Probe.
Even stories that did not win can be chosen by the Editor.
a complete list of all stories ever published in Probe.
Facebook group: Science Fiction & Fantasy South Africa.
SFFSA on Twitter@SciFiZa
Probe 178 December 2018
Probe 179 March 2019