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“The kingdom has lost its king and its court jester” – Trevallyn Bowls club member reflects on Tony Benneworth and Tony Long

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The Tasmanian community was rocked on the weekend by news that former Bass politician Tony Benneworth, and Tony Long had passed away in a boating accident.

Both men were extremely well known in the community, which is evident from the tributes that continue to flow on social media.

Gordon Hurst is a member of the Trevallyn Bowls and Community Club, where both Tony Benneworth and Tony Long were former Presidents. He knew both men for almost 20 years, and reflects on the memories of his friends with Brian Carlton.

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