Australian Labor is mourning the death of long-serving politician Simon Crean, who has died aged 74.
His family said they were devastated after his death on Sunday morning following an exercise session in Berlin, where he was part of an industry delegation.
“Simon was a fierce advocate for working Australians and dedicated his life to making a difference,” the Crean family said in a statement.
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