Mr Vin Larkins steps from his guard’s van at Shepparton railway station for the last time.
Mr Larkins retired from the railways on Easter Monday after 40 years’ service.
He has been stationed at Shepparton for 38 years, 25 as a guard.
He started with the railways at Nyora in 1923.
Mr Larkins was an active footballer for 25 years in the establishment of Shepparton Youth Club.