Welcome to a life of PAIN!

The University of Queensland Physics Club, known as PAIN, is a UQ Union affiliated club that was founded over 20 years ago, in 1998. Since then, our goal has been to make the study of physics fun through weekly social, educational, and industry events.

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You can join PAIN for just $5! Membership is free for first-year physics students.
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Astrocamp, 2021

2023 Semester 1 PAIN event schedule

Events: Every Friday* @5pm!

O Week Market Day Week 7 Online Video Games Night
O Week* Science Induction Expo Week 8 Ultimate Frisbee (w/ Professor Tamara Davis)
Week 1 SMP Induction & Scavenger Hunt (w/ MSS) Week 9 Planetarium Visit (w/ UQSA)
Week 2 Trivia Night Week 10 Slime Night (w/ UQCC)
Week 3 Lasertag Week 11 Honours Talk
Week 4 Plant Night (w/ SAPS) Week 12 Board Games Night
Week 5 Schoolyard Games Week 13 Movie Night
Week 6 Build Night SWOTVAC Physics Study Day
*Starred events will be held at irregular times, check social media for more info.

Contact Us

Check out the Facebook page for the most up-to-date information on our events, and feel free to contact us with any questions.

Looking to sponsor us?

Email us for a copy of our prospectus, we'd love to have a chat!

Where you can find us

Physics Tea Room (07-208)

Thank you to our sponsors! (Click on them to find out more)