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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SFFSA is a long running South African Science Fiction &  Fantasy club. We enjoy social gatherings once a month, an extensive library of books for members, an excellent quarterly fanzine, mini conventions, a yearly short story competition and much more.


  • Probe 174 now available for download
  • Next meeting: 21 July 2018
  • SFFSA History: new information about our origins
  • Nova 2018 now open
  • Best of SFSA available for purchase
  • 8x10 Art Prints: free (excl. shipping)

  • Nova Short Story Competition 2018

    Now Open

    The Nova Short Story Competition is our annual competition for budding writers of science fiction and fantasy short stories. The competition is open for entry from the beginning of April until the end of September. Winning entries, finalists and selected entries are published in Probe.

    The winning story is also published in Mondi Incantati, an Italian yearly anthology organised by Riflessi di Luce Lunare

    Click here for rules, entry forms and further details

    NEXT EVENT - Speaker and Movie

  • Date: Saturday 21 July 2018
  • Time: 5:30 PM for 06:00 PM
  • Venue: Nexus Hub 21 Harley Street, Ferndale (Google Maps)
  • Speaker: Gerhard Hope
  • Topic: Star Trek vs Star Wars
  • Movie: "Counterpart" episode
  • Cost: R10 (members) R20 (non-members)

  • Further details and more events here ...

    If you want to see your artwork here, submit it to us and we will put it up here. Artwork,  articles and letters of comment (LoCs) will be published in Probe

    The Best of SFSA Vol III available for R50.00 including postage (South Africa) or $10.00 international. Email

    Probe e-zine

    PROBE 174  now available to download

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