Driver Profiles: Keith Smart

Name: Keith Smart
Depot base: Terang
How long have you worked for company? 48 years (started April 1969)

No farewell just yet… Keith Smart on a recent tour of South Australia.

Favourite Tour: 30 day tour of East Coast Australia with the Melbourne Philharmonic Orchestra in 1982
Food Choice: Chinese
Guests at a Dinner Party: Willy, Kenny, Kidney & Ted Whitten
Favourite Bus to Drive: Scania A30 School Bus

Not many folk can claim to have worked in the one place for almost 50 years. For those lucky enough to have met him, you will know what tremendous service he has shown to all the school kids and people of the Terang community.

Keith has been an incredible leader in the workshop for the company, taking on many apprentices over the years guiding them through to reach their qualifications. He has also helped a lot drivers gain experience behind the wheel, proving there is no substitute for good old passion in your job. No doubt there’ll be some celebrations when Keith reaches the 50 year mark with Christian’s Bus Co.

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