The History of our Club
The first committee in 1989 was formed. It consisted of eight very eager members. We are eternally grateful for their efforts in getting this club up and running.
This photo represents all the Past Presidents attending the 20th anniversary of the Club.
|1989||Initial meeting and Charter night – club established.|
|1989||Originally named Gold Coast – Burleigh Probus Club. Changed to The Probus Club of Gold Coast – Burleigh Waters Inc for legal reasons. Initial meetings were held at the Burleigh Heads Hotel.|
|1989||By April 1989 member numbers increased from 13 inaugural members to 31 and to 41 by the end of June|
|1991||Maximum number of 60 members reached for the first time.|
|1995||Club joined newly formed Probus Association of Queensland.|
|1999||Changed venue to Burleigh Waters Community Centre.|
|2008||Club changed name to “The Probus Club of Burleigh Waters Inc”.|
|2009||20th Birthday Celebration|
|2014||25th Birthday Celebration|