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

2022 Semester 2 PAIN event schedule

Events: Every Friday* @5pm!

Week 1* Market Day Stall Week 8 Pool Comp vs. UQCC
Week 1 UQ Demo Troupe Show Week 9 Drinks at Netherworld
Week 2 Board Games w/ UQCC Mid-Sem Break* Valhalla Pubcrawl w/ ABS, BIOSOC, FinTech
Week 3 Rocket Build Competition Mid-Sem Break* SASS Science Ball
Week 4 Video Games & Speed Friending Week 10 Integration Bee w/ MSS
Week 5 PAIN PowerPoint Pandemonium Week 11 PAIN Honours Talks
Week 6* Hackathon w/ AIML & MSS launches! Week 12 Axe Throwing w/ UQCS
Week 6 PAINtball w/ UQ FinTech Week 13 Halloween Pumpkin Carving
Week 7 Timo Time SWOTVAC* PAIN 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)