can lay claim to the fact that it has the first Post Office built
by the Commonwealth Government after Federation in 1901. Minyip
is famous as the town known as 'Coopers Crossing', made popular
in the TV series 'The Flying Doctor'.
Things to Do and See
Take a stroll through town and see the landmark sites used in filming
the Flying Doctors, such as the Majestic Hotel, Emma's Garage and
the Flying Doctor Base.
Minyip boasts many beautiful historic buildings such as St John's
Lutheran Church, complete with a Fuller Pipe Organ.
For a guided tour of Minyip, phone (03) 5385 7363. Of note is the
Annual Spring Festival in October.
How to Get There
Minyip is 300kms north-west of Melbourne
Melways Ref: 520 D8
Horsham Visitor Information Centre
20 O'Callaghan Pde, Horsham
Tel: (03) 5382 1832 Freecall 1800 633 218
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Royal Flying Doctor Service Base.
St John's Lutheran Church.