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Minyip Uniting Church - Former

Minyip, VIC 3392

Church Information

Church Name: Minyip Uniting Church - Former
Church Previous Name: St Andrew's Presbyterian Church
Denomination: Uniting Church in Australia
Street Address: 106 Main St, Minyip VIC 3392, Australia
Suburb: Minyip
State: VIC
Postcode: 3392
Foundation Stone Laid: unknown
Foundation Stone Notes: 

No Foundation Stone details are known. Information/photographs are invited.

Three stones record:

(1) This stone was laid - to the Honor & Glory of God - by - John W Hewitt Esq - on - April 4th 1935 - A Love To Serve - Rev C H Plummer - Minister

(2) Stone was laid to The Glory of God - in memory of the Pioneers - by - John W Davey Esq - on - April 4th 1935 - Rev C H Plummer - Minister

(3) These foundation stones - were formerly at the - Minyip Methodist Church - situated at the corner of - Market and Church Streets - from 1935 to 1983.

Date Opened: 26-11-1925
Date Closed: 19-02-2012
Email: admin@churchesaustralia.org


The former Minyip Uniting Church property is now believed to be privately owned.

The church was opened on 26/11/1925 by the Minister the Rev W McIlroy. This was followed by a dedication service on Sunday 29/11/1925 by the Most Rev Crookston, Moderator General of the Presbyterian Church of Australia. It United with the Methodist Church in 1972 and became St Andrew's Uniting Church in 1977 when that church was formed . In 1983 it became the Uniting Church in Minyip. The Methodist church was sold in 1984. The church was closed in 2012 with a final service held on 19/2/2012, the Rev Jeff Gray, officiating. The church has a series of stained glass windows depicting Bible stories. (Wimmera Mail-Times 16 Feb 2012). More historical information/photographs of the former church/congregation are invited. Photographs uploaded 3/1/2017.

Last Updated: Monday 24th June, 2019