Welcome to PAQ



The Probus Association of Queensland (PAQ) is an association of affiliated Probus Clubs from the Northern Rivers area of NSW and all of Queensland.
Membership is open to any Probus Club within Rotary Districts 9550, 9570, 9600, 9630 and 9640.

The members are the affiliated Probus Clubs.

Membership application forms are available for downloading here.

A joining fee $10 is payable upon application plus an annual subscripition of $25 per annum (2015).

Click here for PAQ Directory Update forms for Existing Clubs and here for new Clubs

The Association was incorporated on 25th November 1994

For enquiries, use Contact Us or telephone 1300 856 859

PAQ Postal Address: PO Box 1425 Carindale Qld 4152 Australia


PAQ Bowls Day 2015

Fun at Pine Rivers Bowls Club

 The Winners & The Grinners of the Day

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The trophies on offer for the day  PAQ President Peter, Des Wilson & Ron Howden
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 Two of our sponsors: Barry & Greg  The Overall Winners of the day
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 Sandgate Team - 2nd Round Winners  Greg presents Trade Travel Award
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 Barry presents Grand Pacific prize  Crunch time - measure that distance





Samford Showgrounds

 486 Probus members from 34 Probus Clubs. Entertained by Anita Read ( Bush Poet) and Queensland Police Pipe and Drums.

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PAQ Choir  and  Best Decorated Table

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Redcliffe Pine Rivers and Samford. Some Probians came dressed in "Fifties" styles.

Rock'n'Roll Band "Shindig"  playing songs from the era. PAQ Choir and Carseldine Probus Square Dance group entertained.

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Some of the lucky door prizes Trade Travel Representative Rod Richardson with Carseldine Members John Thompson and Pat Kennedy.




 Delegates' Meeting Powerpoint Presentation & Notes

For the Powerpoint presentation to support a change in club contribution to PAQ, click here.

For Notes to support the Powerpoint Presentation, click here.


 PAQ Directory Available NOW in Members Area.

Now you can get a copy of the complete PAQ Directory of Affiliated Probus Clubs by Logging in to the Members area

and selecting Directory of Clubs then Directory 5




We have started this delivery method. If your club has not responded to the Secretary, please advise us, as soon as possible, of a home address to which the magazines can be delivered. Thank you to all those clubs that have cooperated in this matter. Please send the address change by email to: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

If not emailing change, post to:PAQ, PO Box 1425 Carindale Qld 4152 or phone at 3397 9661.There will not effect the delivery of other mail.


Judy Brockett - PAQ Secretary


 COMING EVENTS - for details refer to the PAQ Activities Calendar

The 2015/16 PAQ Activities Calendar is available on the PAQ Activities Calendar webpage of this website. A Regional Activities Calendar is also included.


 PAQ Choristers Group: The group meet regularly on the 2nd and 4th Monday each month at St Andrews, corner Ann & Creek Streets opposite Central Railway Station at 10:15am -12:15pm Further details on the Choristers activities are contained in the PAQ Choir webpage of this site. New members are welcome - please contact  Ellenore Lynam – Ph 3353 0969

  • Possum & Hooters: Sponsors of PAQ. Runaway to a delightful country retreat and enjoy the quiet and solitude of these spacious country cabins. Click here for more information.
  • Are you a "Grey Nomad"? Probian Colin McFarlane has written a great book titled "Travelling Australia by Road". See also Guest Speakers in the Members area for contact details for Colin.