Club History

The Probus Club of Melbourne North was formed in 1994. Formation of the Club was sponsored by the Rotary Club of Melbourne North. The first meeting about the formation of the Club was held in October 1994. To view minutes from this meeting, please click here.

The first meeting of the Club was held on Wednesday 9th November 1994, when 23 inaugural members were inducted. Four of these remain as members of the Club in 2019.

Inaugural Meeting 1
Inaugural Meeting of the Club – Wednesday 9th November 1994

Click on gallery here for further photos from the inaugural meeting.


In November 2019, the Club held a special 25th Anniversary celebration. The President presented information about the history of the Club, the foundation members and the special contributions of many members over the 25 years. For an extended version of this presentation, with details about the Club’s history over these 25 years, 1994 – 2019, please click on the image at right.

For additional photos from this Anniversary meeting, please click here.

Rick Nelsky, Beryl Noonan and Elizabeth Tribe. Founding members of the Club with the 25th Anniversary cake.


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