What is Probus?

Probus is about Friendship and Fun in retirement.

Probus provides you with the opportunity to meet with fellow retirees on a regular basis, listen to interesting speakers and join together in activities, all in the company of new friends. There are over 1,700 Probus Clubs with more than 125,000 members all over Australia and New Zealand. You can join a mixed Probus Club or Clubs for ladies or men, the choice is yours. Membership is open to any member of the community who is retired or semi-retired and is looking for Friendship and Fun. 

Friday 01 October 2021 is Probus Day

During the month of October, over 34,000 members across Victoria will be celebrating Probus Day. 

There has never been a better time to make new friends - so why not reach out to your local club and join tens of thousands of members across Australia!


Why join Probus?

  • Friendship with other retirees in your community
  • Local monthly meetings
  • Interesting guest speakers
  • Wide range of activities with fellow members to suit your lifestyle; active or not-so-active
  • Local and international travel opportunities
  • Exclusive discounts through the Probus Member Benefits Scheme
  • Exclusive Probus Travel Insurance

How do I join Probus?

Find a local Probus Club by visiting the Probus website and select a location that is suitable for you on the Club Locator.

Once you have selected a Club you are interested in, you can make contact with them and go along to meet the members. 

Alternatively, you can contact one Probus and a team member can find a Probus Club that suits you.

Visit www.probussouthpacific.org or contact 1300 630 488.

Get in touch

Helpful information and updates on health, finance, technology, events and travel is available on the Probus Lifestyle page.

Reading books is a popular hobby amongst the Probus Community. Join the Probus E-Book club.

The Probus E-newsletters provide opportunities for Probus to share ideas things you can do at home and also what is happening within the Probus Community. Sign up at the Probus website

Probus Podcasts have new content added monthly. Listen on Soundcloud.